Please find attached the final program for the symposium ‘Cultural and Historical perspective of Zoroastrian Faith’. Kindly disseminate this information, through your newsletter, to those who are interested.
For those who are driving in toronto, following directions will help.
Directions to MGDM Comig from South:
Go Bayview North
pass Shepperd, Finch streets.
after Finch go three Traffic Lights
Immediately after third T.L.(which is after Cummer) turn left on Clearcrest Road. and First right on Creekside
Drive to the end of Creekside (Cul-de-sac) and you are at the Gates of Zoroastrian center- Mehraban Guiv Darbe Mehr .
From 401 going East
Take exit 371. marked Avenue, Young and Bayview.
Exit on Bayview and go Bayview North i.e. turn left.
Follow directions above
Cultural and Historical perspective of Zoroastrian Faith
Sunday March 29 2009 9am- 6pm
at MEHRABAN GUIV DARBE MEHR, 3590 BAYVIEW AVE. NORTH YORK, ON
ZSO: Kevin Mancherjee
WZO: Keki Bhote
FEZANA: Firdosh Mehta
FEZANA Khorshed Jungalwala lecture
Session Chair – Ervad Dr. Jehan Bagli
Speaker: Prof. Oktor Skjaervo
Zoroastrian Literature as a Part of the Cultural Heritage of
* Coffee Break *
Session Chair –Mr. Daraius Bharucha
Speaker: Prof. Jenny Rose
Keepers of the Flame: The Early Zoroastrians of Central Asia
* LUNCH *
Session Chair – Mr. Fredy Mirza
Speaker: Prof. Maria Subtelny
The Water of Omniscience and the Milk of Knowledge:
Zoroastrian Elements in the Apocalypse of Muhammad
* Tea BREAK *
Session Chair- Mr Kerman Katrak
Speaker: Prof. Jamsheed Choksy
How a Minority Adapts: Zoroastrians in Ceylon/Sri Lanka
from Antiquity to the Present.
Session Chair- Ervad Dr. Jehan Bagli
Panel of speakers
Mr. Sam Vesuna
Courtesy : Behram Pastakia