Zarathushti Community Events

Saturday, June 29

Ghambar Maidyoshem begins

Sat, Jun 29, 2024

Ghambar Maidyoshem (June 29 - July 4) celebrates the creation of water, the sowing of the summer crop and the harvesting of grain.

Wednesday, July 3

Ghambar Maidyoshem ends

Wed, Jul 3, 2024

Ghambar Maidyoshem (June 29 - July 4) celebrates the creation of water, the sowing of the summer crop and the harvesting of grain.

Thursday, September 12

Ghambar Paitishem begins

Thu, Sep 12, 2024

Ghambar Paitishem (September 12 - 16) celebrates the creation of the earth and the harvesting of the summer crop.

Monday, September 16

Ghambar Paitishem ends

Mon, Sep 16, 2024

Ghambar Paitishem celebrates the creation of the earth and the harvesting of the summer crop.

Saturday, October 12

Ghambar Ayathrem begins

Sat, Oct 12, 2024

Observed from October 12 - 16, this day celebrates the creation of plants, the sowing of the winter crop, and the return of herds from pasture.

Wednesday, October 16

Ghambar Ayathrem ends

Wed, Oct 16, 2024

Observed from October 12 - 16, this day celebrates the creation of plants, the sowing of the winter crop, and the return of herds from pasture.

Thursday, December 26

Death Anniversary of Zarathustra

Thu, Dec 26, 2024

The anniversary of the death of Zarathustra (Zoroaster), the founder of the Zoroastrian faith. His dates are uncertain: the ancient Greeks dated him at ca. 6000 BCE. Modern scholarship suggests he...

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