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    • Chronicle of a Corpse Bearer

    • By: Cyrus Mistry
    • Narrated by: Kanchan Bhattacharyya
    • Length: 8 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
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    At the very edge of its many interlocking worlds, the city of Bombay conceals a near invisible community of Parsi corpse bearers, whose job it is to carry bodies of the deceased to the Towers of Silence. They are segregated and shunned from society, often wretchedly poor, and theirs is a lot that nobody would willingly espouse. Yet that's exactly what Phiroze Elchidana, son of a revered Parsi priest, does when he falls in love with Sepideh, the daughter of an aging corpse bearer.... 

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