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by Admin
Tue Aug 22, 2017 12:33 pm
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Bohra WhatsApp duniya 2017
Replies: 223
Views: 55107

Re: Bohra WhatsApp duniya 2017

Difference between a kafir and a momeen [DELETED BY ADMIN] why was my post deleted? it just shows that this board is all about the enmity and not for constructive discussion. why good deed by bohra is not shown and deleted? shame The photo was deleted because of the caption - call the non-Bohra man...
by Admin
Tue May 09, 2017 8:35 am
Forum: Forum issues and feedback
Topic: Adm. interference and moving of my posts
Replies: 2
Views: 1640

Re: Adm. interference and moving of my posts

We welcome your contribution to the forum and respect your opinion. The idea is not to censor or stifle commentary but to keep certain threads clean and relevant given their importance and topicality. Hope you understand.
by Admin
Tue May 09, 2017 8:29 am
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Practice Of Female Circumcision Among Bohra Muslims.
Replies: 1222
Views: 147508

Re: Sticky: Dawoodi Bohra's Succession of Dai Case in Mumbai High Court

This topic has been made into a "sticky" because it is important and topical. Please post comments here that are relevant to the topic. Thank you.
by Admin
Thu Dec 01, 2016 7:05 pm
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Board Lurching Towards Oblivion?
Replies: 45
Views: 24695

Re: Board Lurching Towards Oblivion?

I have a suggestion for the Admin. Why not publish statistics on number of posts per day (or week) say over the last few years? I am not sure if that is possible to extract that information from the forum database, but I believe it can be done. I believe this is more interesting than looking at hit...
by Admin
Wed Nov 23, 2016 6:34 pm
Forum: What is happening in your Jamat?
Topic: Bohras looking for help
Replies: 227
Views: 71879

Re: Bohras looking for help

Thank you SBM.
by Admin
Wed Nov 23, 2016 4:49 pm
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Ismail K Poonawala: Articles and papers
Replies: 0
Views: 7169

Ismail K Poonawala: Articles and papers

Ismail K Poonawala is a prominent Islamic scholar and professor emeritus of Arabic and Islamic Studies at the University of California, Los Angeles. He specializes in Ismaili history and doctrine. We have archived his articles on academic paper on this site to make them available for larger audience...
by Admin
Wed Nov 23, 2016 2:51 pm
Forum: What is happening in your Jamat?
Topic: Bohras looking for help
Replies: 227
Views: 71879

Re: Bohras looking for help

We received this email: ------------------------------------ Subject: Need help for our old poor Dawoodi Bohra window Message: Dear, I am looking for some info, where i can help our neighbor Mrs. Khatija Qurbaan Husaain Suratwala, who is a widow and aged 89. She is staying with with her eldest son i...
by Admin
Fri Nov 11, 2016 9:53 am
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Board Lurching Towards Oblivion?
Replies: 45
Views: 24695

Re: Board Lurching Towards Oblivion?

Biradar, True that more people have access to the Internet and the traffic on the board could be larger but by the same token, as you and others have mentioned, there are also other distractions. People are being pulled away by social media. In any case, we appreciate the concerns to revive this For...
by Admin
Mon Oct 31, 2016 12:01 pm
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Board Lurching Towards Oblivion?
Replies: 45
Views: 24695

Re: Board Lurching Towards Oblivion?

Thank you for bringing up this topic. No doubt the participation on the Forum is declining and as Admin it is a cause of concern for us. We feel that all those who are still committed to reform and are still enraged by the corrupt clergy would find this Forum useful and of value. Maybe all the pessi...
by Admin
Fri Sep 30, 2016 1:08 pm
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Amil refuses permission for burial
Replies: 7
Views: 2920

Amil refuses permission for burial

We received this message by email, and reproducing it below as is: ___________________________________________ Writing this story to have some of my crucial questions which remained unanswered and it was suffocating for me to think over the incident which took place around a year ago on the death of...
by Admin
Wed Sep 07, 2016 8:48 am
Forum: What is happening in your Jamat?
Topic: Bohras looking for help
Replies: 227
Views: 71879

Re: Bohras looking for help

A Forum member sent us this message: ------------------------------- Dear Admin, Received a message form a Mumineen Shakir Bhai from Ali Rajpur, Madhya Pradesh. He has to undergo chemotherapy at Ahmadabad Civil Hospital next month from 20 Sep onward for 30 to 40 days..He is searching for accommodati...
by Admin
Wed Jul 20, 2016 11:37 am
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Dawoodi Bohras 101
Replies: 1
Views: 1270

Re: Dawoodi Bohras 101

This article would be a good starting point:

http://dawoodi-bohras.com/news/2/97/The ... e_comment/
by Admin
Thu Jul 14, 2016 12:46 pm
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Bohra WhatsApp Duniya -2016
Replies: 1065
Views: 267877

Re: Bohra WhatsApp Duniya -2016

Dumbledore wrote:
DisillusionedDB wrote: I have the audio file but cannot upload because of error "invalid file extension .mp3" :?:
Even i tried 3 to 4 times and it gives the above error.
Please try again, it should work now.
by Admin
Thu Jul 14, 2016 12:37 pm
Forum: Islam Today
Topic: Money is very important for every religion
Replies: 1
Views: 681

Re: Money is very important for every religion

Please only attach videos that are exclusive and not available elsewhere on the Internet. This video and many other of George Carlin's are on YouTube. It's best to provide a link to such videos. We will delete this video, because each time it is downloaded for viewing it uses up limited bandwidth. T...
by Admin
Wed Jul 13, 2016 7:40 pm
Forum: Forum issues and feedback
Topic: Like button
Replies: 1
Views: 1038

Like button

We have added the like button, it is at the bottom of each post. It is work in progress and we want to see how it goes. It works differently from the Like functionality we had last time. Let's hope it works smoothly.
Thanks
by Admin
Mon Jul 04, 2016 6:42 pm
Forum: Forum issues and feedback
Topic: Spam and Bot attack
Replies: 1
Views: 906

Spam and Bot attack

Is there anyone among members who has knowledge of spam/bot attack and how to deal with it? We need someone who has expertise in this area, who can look at the logs and isolate the problem and provide a solution. For the past few months our servers are being hammered from certain IPs and as a result...
by Admin
Fri Jul 01, 2016 8:28 am
Forum: Forum issues and feedback
Topic: Donations to this Forum
Replies: 8
Views: 1571

Re: Donations to this Forum

As kimanumanu said, you don't have to be a Forum member nor do you have to reveal your Forum identity. However, you can't hide your identity when using PayPal. But you should not worry on that account, the Admin team assures strict and absolute confidentiality. That is our guarantee and promise. Tha...
by Admin
Sun Jun 19, 2016 7:40 pm
Forum: Forum issues and feedback
Topic: whrere are the images ??
Replies: 2
Views: 6860

Re: whrere are the images ??

The missing images are linked from imageshak -- a free image host -- and the link was provided by the poster. We have no control over it.
by Admin
Fri Jun 10, 2016 4:44 pm
Forum: What is happening in your Jamat?
Topic: Bohras looking for help
Replies: 227
Views: 71879

Re: Bohras looking for help

Another email: ................................ Subject: help Message: Salaam e jamil hame Ahmedabad burhani society bhagvati nagar opp saraspur je qutbi majar napiche che hamare dpt no julm ghano thay rahyo che to aap hamari madad kari sako no dpt main onali ghano julm kari rahyo che davat no rupiy...
by Admin
Fri Jun 10, 2016 12:10 pm
Forum: What is happening in your Jamat?
Topic: Bohras looking for help
Replies: 227
Views: 71879

Re: Bohras looking for help

We received this email: ------------------------------------------- Subject: need support Message: Bad az salaam, I would like to inform u, my financial condition is bad, now we don't have home to stay, not a tiny pc of gold to sell it and survive. We really wants shelter for stay, in moulas name pl...
by Admin
Tue May 03, 2016 10:28 am
Forum: Forum issues and feedback
Topic: Upgrading the Forum
Replies: 88
Views: 13598

Re: Upgrading the Forum

qjbj wrote:Good job on the new update. Can you tell what roza photo you have on the top?
Thanks. That is Burhanpur roza.
by Admin
Sun Mar 06, 2016 1:22 pm
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Bohras disturbing public order
Replies: 42
Views: 12280

Re: Bohras disturbing public order

ajamali wrote:
Admin wrote:
This is the browser issue. You need to update the plugin.
It would be great if these videos were viewable in iOS. Is there a way to view them on our iPhones?
People post videos in different formats, and not all of them are supported by all the devices.
by Admin
Sat Mar 05, 2016 5:05 pm
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Bohras disturbing public order
Replies: 42
Views: 12280

Re: Bohras disturbing public order

Dear Admin - Can you resolve this problem of videos not playing in browser window. If someone wants to watch the video, they have to download it since it is not playable and it's quite annoying and user unfriendly. Have never faced such problems on most of the modern websites out there! This is the...
by Admin
Thu Nov 26, 2015 4:21 pm
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Moharrum and Ashara 2015
Replies: 817
Views: 125613

Re: Ashara Oppression 2015

All the off topic posts moved here:
http://dawoodi-bohras.com/forum/viewtop ... =2&t=10979
by Admin
Wed Oct 28, 2015 1:12 pm
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Moharrum and Ashara 2015
Replies: 817
Views: 125613

Re: Ashara Oppression 2015

Saminaben, SBM, abde53

We agree wholeheartedly. Everybody is welcome to post on this From. Discouraging people from coming here by throwing "misaq" at them is a weak and devious argument. Please stop doing that. And yes, we would like to see and encourage contributions from more women.
by Admin
Mon Oct 26, 2015 12:27 pm
Forum: What is happening in your Jamat?
Topic: Bohras looking for help
Replies: 227
Views: 71879

Re: Bohras looking for help

An email we received: ----------------------------- Subject: Help required Message: I am from Pakistan. 5 years back Burhani Associates in Karachi launch a housing scheme on the name of Syedne Burhan uddins birthday day. I paid all the amount at once. since then I didnot get any lease or house. ever...
by Admin
Wed Oct 21, 2015 12:55 pm
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Moharrum and Ashara 2015
Replies: 817
Views: 125613

Re: Ashara Oppression 2015

On behalf of ghulam muhammed:
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Hear Muffy's senseless bayan...
by Admin
Wed Oct 21, 2015 12:48 pm
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Moharrum and Ashara 2015
Replies: 817
Views: 125613

Re: Ashara Oppression 2015

On behalf of ghulam muhammed: ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Listen to the stupid, idiotic and laughable rants of Muffy's biggest chamcha, Badri Lacewala who curses ex mazun in no uncertain terms and glorifies the corrupt 52 and 53 Dais all of which i...
by Admin
Fri Oct 09, 2015 5:33 pm
Forum: Surveys and Polls
Topic: Disclaimer
Replies: 0
Views: 4206

Disclaimer

This Forum does not endorse nor discourage any survey or poll done by different organizations or persons. It only allows space and a platform for surveys conducted that pertain to community matters.
by Admin
Thu Oct 08, 2015 1:42 pm
Forum: Forum issues and feedback
Topic: Upgrading the Forum
Replies: 88
Views: 13598

Re: Upgrading the Forum

Hi Admin, This issue or rather a user interface suggestion has been coming to mind since long but never wrote about it. Right now, when we click any external link from any thread post, the link opens on top of this forum instead of opening in a new tab or window. This I feel is not user friendly UI...