Welcome to Rita Jamshed Kapadia’s Parsi Cuisine Site.

Rita Jamshed Kapadia has authored “Parsi Cuisine Manna of the 21st Century” and other individual mini cookbooks in the Parsi Cuisine Series, with matched digital ebooks. 

Rita teaches online classes and demos Indian Parsi Cuisine at Libraries, Shops and Museums.



Books available on Amazon Manna of the 21st Century: Parsi Cuisine Paperback https://www.amazon.com/dp/1090868391 Hardcover https://www.amazon.com/dp/B0962FML7W Indian Parsi Kitchen https://www.amazon.com/dp/1535410132 Celebrations: Celebrating Zoroastrian Festivals and Traditions https://www.amazon.com/dp/152381845X Dhansak: Parsi Cuisine https://amzn.to/4d92fuv



Jun 6, 2020, 7:37 pm

Mawa cupcake is one of my absolute favorites!


Jun 6, 2020, 11:04 am

Yes Sandhya, it is unforgetable and unbeatable taste. So easy to make here in the USA. Stay safe 🙂


Jun 6, 2020, 2:38 pm

Thanks Rita! You too.

Kanizehn Patel

May 5, 2023, 5:18 pm

Hello, I just learnt that Vividh Vani had been translated into English but it doesn’t seem to be available any more. Will be be available again and were both volumes translated?


May 5, 2023, 9:33 pm

Not in English ever. Where did you hear this?

However we have published the original volumes of Gujarati.

Both volumes of Vividh Vani are available on Amazon.com
Here are the direct links
1) Vividh Vani. (Volume 1): In Gujarati Language. Volume 1. by Meherbai Jamshedji Nusserwanji Wadia


2) Vividh Vani. (Volume 2): In Gujarati Language. Volume 2. by Meherbai Jamshedji Nusserwanji Wadia


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