Monthly Archives: February 2009



To commemorate the 225th Birth Anniversary


Sir Jamsetjee Jejeebhoy, First Baronet,

members of the public are invited to Join us for a free Open Deck Heritage Bus Tour (conducted by Prof. Aban Sethna) covering various Landmark Institutions with which our Founder was closely associated.

Dates: 21st February & 7th March 2009

Time: 3.00 p.m. onwards

Tour will cover:

Sir J J School of Art • Sir J J Hospital • Victoria Terminus • Sir JJPB Institution •  Asiatic Society • Mumbai University Library

    Meeting Point:

    Lord Reay’s statue in Sir J J School of Art campus – 2.45 p.m.

    Each Tour is restricted to only 65 persons.

    Please book your seat by calling Roxana, at Sir J J Parsee Benevolent Institution 2261 1881 / 2270 4173

    Cama Institute Admissions – June 2009

    The M. F. Cama Athornan Institute, Andheri


    Admissions are invited at this prestigious Institute in the service of the Parsi Community for the last 86 years, for the Academic year June 2009 ..

    This Institute gives fully fledged Yozdathregar training along with academic education from Government recognized A. H. WADIA High School of Bharatiya Vidhya Bhavan from Std. I to S.S.C. completely FREE OF CHARGE.

    Over and above this the boys will be given the advantage of attractive Mobedi Schemes ..

    It is proposed that the Admissions will be given in 2 Categories (from June 2009):

    ­Category- I

    Athornan Boys in STD. I onwards for complete Mobedi training (Sampurna Navar Martab) Iranian History and Religious knowledge along with Academic Education upto S.S.c.

    Category- II

    Athornan Boys who are kachha Navar will also be given training of fully fledged Yozdathregar (Sampurna Navar Martab) with all the practical training of Religious Rites and Rituals. (In this cas.e age limit will depend on case to case basis].

    For Admission Forms andfurther details please contact:­The M. F. Cama Athornan Institute, Cama Building, First FIr., 24-26, Dahl Street, Fort, Mumbai-400023. Tel. No. 022-22656348 .


    The Principal,

    M. F. Cama Athornan Institute

    12, Cama Road, Andheri (West), Mumbai – 400058. Tel:- 022-26283154.


    Ervad Hormazdyar Govadia: – 9969014126 Ervad Mahiar Panthaki : – 9821049251

    Dentistry and Engineering Seats

    A Boon For Parsi Students

    The Bombay Parsi Punchayet takes pleasure in announcing a possibility of a few seats for Dentistry and Engineering in the Institutions in Mangalore (Karnataka State) for the academic year 2009-10 thanks to sponsorship from

    Interested candidates who have appeared for Std.XII and would desire to appear for –

    (a) Entrance Test to be conducted by Nitte University NUGET and is overseen by a dentist who is based in Idaho Falls. In the month of April – May 2009 for admission to BDS Course and

    (b) Engineering Course at NMAM Institute of Technology Nitte by appearing for COMEDK.

    May apply on net by downloading from website for application form and forward a hard copy thereof to – Mr. Cawas S. Panthaki, Sr. Executive (Welfare), Bombay Parsi Punchayet, 209, Dr. D. N. Road, Fort, Mumbai – 400 001.

    Please note clearing the respective entrance test NUGET and I or COMEDK is a must for the admission.

    Selection will be on merits.