WZC – Day 2 Program

Day 2 – +December 28, 2013 – +Saturday
Time NSCI Auditorium (Room A) NSCI Auditorium (Room B) NSCI Auditorium (Room C)
09:30 – 10:40 Practices of the Zoroastrian Faith in India and Other Parts of the World – Future of Parsi Irani Communities in India and the Diaspora
Session Chair Person Mr. Dorab Mistry
Panellists Mr. Bomi Patel, Ms.Pervin Mistry, Mr. Malcolm Deboo, Ms. Ketayun Kapadia, Mr. Sarosh Maneckshaw, Mr. Parviz Varjavand, Mr. Firoz Pestonji
+10:40 – 11:10 Zoroastrianism: The way forward Mr. Darius Khambatta
+11:10 – 11:30 Tea Break
+11:30 – 12:00 ZYNG (Zoroastrian Youth for the Next Generation)
12:00 – 13:00 Parsi Contribution to Media, Advertising & Cinema 
Session Chair Person
 Mr. Maneck Davar Panellists Mr. Sam Balsara, Ms.Bachi Karkaria, Mr. Farokh Balsara, Mr. Neville Taraporewala
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch
14:00 – 15:00 Parsi Philanthropy and Poverty Alleviation Session Chair Person Mr. Dinshaw Tamboly Panellists Mr. Neville Shroff, Ms. Ketayun Kapadia, Mr. Dorab Mistry, Mr. Firdosh Mehta 14:00 – 14:30: Gathic Music Ms. Mehravar Marzbani 14:30 – 15:00:Gathas the Beacon in the 21st century’: Mr. Fariborz Rahnamoon Providing the Elderly a Life of Dignity Session Chair Person Ms. Arnavaz Mistry Panellists Ms. Hutoxi Dadabhoy, Ms. Zenobia Madon, Ms. Zarin Havewalla
15:00 – 15:45 A Zoroastrian Legacy through the Ages Mr. Khojeste Mistree Late Marriages and divorce amongst ParsisSession Chair PersonMr. Burjor Antia
Ms. Armaity Khushrushahi,
Ms. Taubon Irani,
Mr. Firoze Andhyarujina
Activities of World Zarthushti Cultural Foundation Dr. Homi Dhalla
15:45 – 16:00 Tea Break
16:00 – 16:45 Are the present day Parsis versatile and illustrious like their forefathers? If not why? Session Chair Person Mr. Burjor Antia Panellists Mr. Zerrick Dastur,
Mr. Mehernosh Humranwalla,
Mr. Dinshaw Tamboly
“Teaching & Studying Zoroastrianism in the 21st century” Mr. Yuhan S.-D. Vevaina Caring for the Differently Abled and their Future – A Community Responsibility Session Chair Person Ms. Armaity Tirandaz Panellists Dr. Vispi Jokhi, Mr. Cyrus Bugwadia, Mr. Zal Eranee, Ms. Aban Mirza, Ms. Kashmira Kakalia, Ms. Anaita Desai, Ms. Avi patel
16:45 – 17:30 The Zoroastrian Link to Nature and Conservation Session Chair PersonMs. Aban Marker Kabraji Panellists Mr. Homi Khusrokhan, Mr. Rooyinton Peer, Dr. Erach Bharucha, Dr. Percy Avari A Window into Zoroastrian Religious Shrines of Yazd and Kerman Mr. Parviz Varjavand Indian Laws Affecting Zoroastrian in India & abroadSession Chair Person Mr. Dadi Engineer PanellistsMr. Firoze Andhyarujina, Ms. Taubon Irani
17:30 – 18:15 The Zoroastrian World – a Demographic Picture Ms. Roshan Rivetna 17:30 – 18:00Archaeological evidence of Zoroastrian Migrants to India Audio-Visual Presentation by Ms. Rukshana Nanji
18:00 – 18:30 Proposed Educational Methods for Consolidation of Religious Knowledge Mrs. Rashin (Nee) Jehangiri
Parsi Gujarati Literature, Theatre and Parsi authorsSession Chair Person Mr. Keki Daruwala PanellistsMs. Meher Marafatia, Mr. Firdaus Gandevia
18:15 – 19:30 Networking
19:30 – 21:00 Shiamak Davar Presents: SELCOUTH
21:00Onwards Dinner
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