A Salaam To The Parsis

Updated: Mar 02, 2013 17:03 IST

Sooni Taraporevala's first ever show in Mumbai called Parsis opens this week and features 108 photographs, the majority of which have never been seen before. A documentary photographer since 1977, and also the screenwriter on Mira Nair’s Salaam Bombay and The Namesake, her camera captures the Zoroastrian community over 36 years, and at times, it’s hard to tell the old from new. Here are a few from her collection.
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Sooni Taraporevala's first ever show in Mumbai called Parsis opens this week and features 108 photographs, the majority of which have never been seen before. A documentary photographer since 1977, and also the screenwriter on Mira Nair’s Salaam Bombay and The Namesake, her camera captures the Zoroastrian community over 36 years, and at times, it’s hard to tell the old from new. Here are a few from her collection.

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