European Centre for Zoroastrian Studies

  • Plein écran
  • Ecran large
  • Ecran étroit
  • Increase font size
  • Default font size
  • Decrease font size
E-mail Print

2003 - The 3000th Anniversary of Zoroastrian Culture

The California Zoroastrian Center (CZC) in partnership and cooperation with national and international organizations is hosting a 3 days gala event to celebrate the UNESCO declaration of “2003 – The 3000th Anniversary of Zoroastrian Culture”.

This event will take place on December 19th, 20th and 21st at Anaheim Convention Center, in Orange County southern California. The main objective of this grand event is to create a global awareness of Zarathushtra’s unsurpassed and unique contributions to the advancement of humanity and human civilization.

The event is scheduled to have a “Full Day Conference” on Saturday 12/20 followed by “A Day of Heritage” on 12/21. A night Gala is planned and scheduled for the evening of 12/20. The conference will host world-renowned scholars and speakers from Academia in N. America and Europe, government authorities, mass media representatives and international dignitaries.

President of Tajikistan, UN/UNESCO officials, the governor elect of California, U.S. federal, and regional government authorities, representatives of the press and media, including CNN are being invited to participate in the opening or at the gala banquet receptions. Most of the proceeding of the conference featuring academic scholars is expected to be broadcasted live on Asian Satellite TV and to be beamed into the Middle East and the globe over.

The theme of this international event under the above UNESCO title is “The Ancient Persian and Zoroastrian Ethics and Today’s World Affairs”.

The conference is open to everyone and there is no charge to attend. Detailed information about this program will be forthcoming from our Official email at

Meanwhile, you may also write directly to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or visit California Zoroastrian Center web site(below).

On Behalf of the Planning Sub-Committee

Khosro E. Mehrfar, Overall Event Coordinator

You are here: