Meet Zafar, a middle-aged Parsi gentleman hailing from the vibrant city of Ahmedabad in Gujarat. Born into a family of weavers, Zafar spent most of his early life surrounded by vibrant threads and intricate patterns. Yet, his life was far from seamless. As a child, Zafar was prone to catarrhal and scrofulous inflammations which would often leave him bedridden for days.
Zahira, a young girl from the culturally rich city of Lucknow, was known for her radiant eyes. Her bright eyes, however, started to dim due to a growing discomfort. As she grew from a lively child to a young adult, she began to experience acute catarrhal affections, particularly affecting her eyes and nose.