Parsis in India. The Parsee.

Zoroaster. Zoroastrianism in India. Traditional Parsee clothing


Traditional Parsis in India.

History of the Parsee. Zoroastrianism in India.

Parsee Marriage Ceremony. Parsis costumes. Zoroastrianism in India.

A Marriage Ceremony

Parsee Ceremony. Investiture Sudra, Kusti. Parsi costumes. Zoroastrianism India

Ceremony of Investiture with the Sudra and Kusti.

India sacred architecture. tower of silence. Zoroastrianism in India. History of the Parsis.

Plan of a tower of silence.

Source: History of the Parsis: including their manners, customs, religion and present position by Dosabhai Framji Karaka; in two volumes. London, 1884.


  1. Traditional Parsis in India.
  2. Chinese sceneries in 19th century.
  3. Typical pictures of Indian Natives.
  4. Costumes of Japan and Indonesia by Emile Gallois.
  5. The Indian Mughal Empire.
  6. The Persians in India.
  7. Plant drawings from an Indian Cotton Printer`s Pattern Book, 1910.
  8. Historical Asia costumes by Auguste Wahlen.
  9. Costumes of all countries by Alexandre Lacauchie 1850s.
  10. Historical and folk costumes by Franz Lipperheide.
  11. The costume of Turkey. Ottoman Empire 18th century.
  12. Costumes and scenery of Afghanistan.
  13. Views of Darjeeling: With typical native portraits and groups.
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