Different versions of this article ran in United Press International, Indian Express, and Indian American Magazine. PLEASE CLICK ON THE LINK BELOW TO READ THE WHOLE ARTICLE:
TOUCH OF FREEDOM FOR UNTOUCHABLES (website link)
CHILDREN OF A LESSER GOD (PDF FILE / Published in the Indian American magazine, Sept.-Oct. 2008 edition)
Abstract: While “untouchables” in India are often forced into silence, they’re increasingly finding their voices once they arrive in North America.
Keeping Faith: Parsis in America (PDF FILE / Published in the Indian American magazine, Jan.-Feb. 2008 edition)
Abstract: While many Zoroastrian communities allow only generational adherents to observe their ceremonies and rituals, the weekly prayers held by the New York chapter are often frequented by those who were not necessarily born into the Zoroastrian faith.