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by genesis
Sun Apr 06, 2014 3:30 am
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Sticky: Dawoodi Bohra's Succession of Dai Case in Mumbai High Court
Replies: 2875
Views: 626913

Re: Case filed against Shz MS in Mumbai High Court

If the court sees some merit in the case made out by the KQ side regarding the improbability of appointment of SMS then it would seem that the judges will have some real work to do at hand because even the KQ claim of his appointment is not well-testimonised either. In the resulting situation, the c...
by genesis
Sun Apr 06, 2014 3:09 am
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Saheb e dawat visiting cities, looting Bohras
Replies: 370
Views: 66971

Re: saheb e dawat visit. A new loot.

This is arrogance and atrociousness of the highest order. At a time when the very authority is being challenged and when disgruntlement almong a silent majority is at its peak, what was needed was a warm reach-out and an effort at renewed bonding , confidence-building and a time to "Give"rather than...
by genesis
Sat Jul 13, 2013 8:18 am
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Why do the DBs do sajda to Dai and kiss everyone's feet
Replies: 24
Views: 4874

Re: Why do the DBs do sajda to Dai and kiss everyone's feet

Its a most appalling sight to see mansoos perched on a pedestal offering his two feet to be kissed by the masses in a stream while he goes about multi-tasking with his other routine work of signing papers, issuing instructions to his chamchas,etc. without most of the time even casting a glance at hi...
by genesis
Sat Jul 13, 2013 7:50 am
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Ziarats of Imams upto 20th
Replies: 30
Views: 5332

Re: Ziarats of Imams upto 20th

To all the distinguished members above who have responded to the ABDE. Lets leave the space to brother ADAM to do the honours and give us his valuable response, comments and opinion on the ABDE's post. He's trying his best to steer clear of the new dimension in this thread. Over to you, Adam bhai.
by genesis
Sat Jul 13, 2013 7:36 am
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: 12 Adabs of Masjid
Replies: 17
Views: 4029

Re: 12 Adabs of Masjid

SBM, All ok except a small correction in the 12th adab : 12-Masjid Takhi Bahar Nilkey to Dabo Paag Aagal Kae12-Masjid Takhi Bahar Nekley to KHUDA NU SHUKAR ADDA KAREY It should be "Masjid takhi bahar nikle to MOULA NU SHUKAR, KARAM ane EHSAN ADA KARE " Su eni nirali shaan che - Masjid ne evu wakaf k...
by genesis
Mon Jul 08, 2013 7:54 am
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: RAMADAN KAREEM MUBARAK !!!
Replies: 19
Views: 3610

Even the "month of allah" is now hijacked

That the month of Ramzan is "Sherullah" or "the month of allah" is only a hollow utterance from the lips of the clergy whereas the fact is that the glorious occasion is also now turned into a month of singing the praises of the 52nd and the 53 rd, acknowledging with utmost humility their "karam ane ...
by genesis
Mon Jul 08, 2013 7:34 am
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: accolades for Bro Al Zulfiqar's writings
Replies: 18
Views: 3128

Re: accolades for Bro Al Zulfiqar's writings

Bro AZ's write-ups display his class and showcase his leadership material. If only he could broaden his vision beyond bohras, reform and kothar to encompass the broader religion and the people therein , and learn to take everyone along in the stride, debate dispassionately on sensitive issues instea...
by genesis
Wed Jul 03, 2013 9:37 am
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Mansoos And His Month Long Yatra.
Replies: 68
Views: 15425

Re: Mansoos And His Month Long Yatra.

In chennai,the crowd for kadambosi of mansoos was navigated in two parallel lines,one line for one feet. I have an suggestion for the Kothar instead of 2 lines, they can increase the productivity (moolah) by having 5 parallel lines .two lines for two hands of Mansoos besides the feet and one line f...
by genesis
Wed Jul 03, 2013 9:24 am
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: accolades for Bro Al Zulfiqar's writings
Replies: 18
Views: 3128

Re: accolades for Bro Al Zulfiqar's writings

I visit this site mainly to go through bro zulfiqar's posts. He may be verbally too strong at times but that is acceptable considering who he is addressing. Keep up the good work bhai zulfiqar!! I may not be active on this forum, but I make it a point to keep myself updated daily by visiting this s...
by genesis
Sun Jun 23, 2013 3:40 am
Forum: The lighter side
Topic: Future Farmaans
Replies: 7
Views: 1994

Future Farmaans

Soon in the future we can anticipate some farmaan like this " Tamaam mumeneen ne janawa ma aave che ke have si Raate bairo saathe mulaqaat bhi topi peri nech kare ".

Set your minds rolling and post such futuristic faramaans which come to your minds.
by genesis
Sun Jun 23, 2013 3:22 am
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Good Samaritan Foundation
Replies: 12
Views: 2523

Re: Good Samaritan Foundation

Hello Everyone!! I am fairly new to the online community and I must say I really enjoy some of the forum topics. Thank you everyone for your valuable thoughts and suggestions. In general I am not concerned with the oppression of the Kothar and some of their silly fatwas. Most of us don't even care ...
by genesis
Sun Jun 23, 2013 2:56 am
Forum: Islam Today
Topic: Sulaimani Bohras
Replies: 18
Views: 7599

Re: Sulaimani Bohras

Enquirer, M.F.Hussain was a sulaimani bohra. He is survived by his son Owais Hussain who lives in London. You could google his name and look for leads on his mail ID . He is known to be a of friendly, unassuming character. By the way, members would like if you could post your research here, especial...
by genesis
Fri Jun 07, 2013 7:46 am
Forum: What is happening in your Jamat?
Topic: Jamea refuses to give a transcript
Replies: 12
Views: 4373

Re: Jamea refuses to give a transcript

Give me the names of bhaisaabs who got their education in Jamea because as per my knowledge there are NONE. To go a step further even the sons of ex-jamea ustads and pupils have not opted for a Jamea education !! This proves that Jamea is just a show piece to showcase it to the public at large. Rea...
by genesis
Thu Jun 06, 2013 11:44 am
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Mansoos And His Month Long Yatra.
Replies: 68
Views: 15425

Re: Mansoos And His Month Long Yatra.

Latest pricelist in Chennai: 28 Lacks for Padhramni in house for 20 minutes. 52 Lacks for Jiyafat (with Food) in the house. 7.5 Lacks Samuh jiyafat at Devdi. 27 thousend for misak. 5 to 7 lacks for nikah Total target is 50 crs. The 3 goon salas are trying their level best to rich target. Funny thin...
by genesis
Thu Jun 06, 2013 11:30 am
Forum: Here and Now
Topic: Where is Al-Zulfiqar
Replies: 3
Views: 1303

Where is Al-Zulfiqar

We have'nt seen any posts or rejoinders from our Bhai of the forum - br. Al-Zulfiqar since quite a few days now. His wit and humour adds the much-needed spice to the forum which like all spices, is sometimes teekha but tasty nevertheless. Maybe somebody could trace him and tell him to resume his con...
by genesis
Thu Jun 06, 2013 7:26 am
Forum: Here and Now
Topic: Saudi prince spends $20m at Disneyland to celebrate degree
Replies: 1
Views: 760

Re: Saudi prince spends $20m at Disneyland to celebrate degr

A Saudi prince spent 15 million euros ($20.41 million) for three days of fun at Disneyland near Paris to celebrate his degree, the group that runs the theme park said on Monday. Prince Fahd al-Saud booked entire areas of the park over May 22 to 24 for his 60-odd guests. The festivities included tai...
by genesis
Sat Jun 01, 2013 8:54 am
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Fatwa against Syedna
Replies: 49
Views: 19959

Re: Fatwa against Syedna

Wahhabis always give Bhoris problems on Hajj. They see our Topi and call us Innovators. They don't give hassle to Iranians though as they are powerful. Do not blame Wahabis or anyonel else, During my trip to Hajj, I had a group of Bohra (donot use Bohri) were wearing topis while in Ihram, I even re...
by genesis
Wed May 15, 2013 7:24 am
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Qutbi Bohras
Replies: 533
Views: 125281

Re: Qutbi Bohra

also, another thing i should point out grayson, the reason that there is confusion in the minds of people is because there is no official communication from Mazun Maula or his side. What Aziz bhaisaab said, was in his personal capacity to a personal query. it is not something they are saying formal...
by genesis
Sat May 11, 2013 6:49 am
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Ekwis ma Imam purdah ma che!
Replies: 99
Views: 8843

Re: Ekwis ma Imam purdah ma che!

It is perhaps in this spirit that mola Ali moved on in life after the great betrayal, so who are we,coming 1400 years later , to pronounce judgements and denounce people when the matter is subjudice in the court of Allah. That we are seething with rage even 1400 years later and keep sending lanat -...
by genesis
Fri May 10, 2013 8:40 am
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: enslavement of children by parents.
Replies: 145
Views: 20383

Re: enslavement of children by parents.

Theres no concept of misaak mentioned anywhere in the Quran . The believer is commanded to follow the seven pillars of Islam but that he should take an oath to this effect is not mentioned. It was only followed as a tradition in that period because the situation demanded it. Now neither of the 2 maj...
by genesis
Fri May 10, 2013 8:21 am
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Qutbi Bohras
Replies: 533
Views: 125281

Re: Qutbi Bohra

I am sure zinger was one of those men in crowd, this guys cant talk and debate intellectually on forum, so now they are trying to do gunda gardi in real world. have you ever seen me raise my voice? abuse? I did not know this forum is audio-enabled. Or is it that shk, Zingbhai too can hear voices li...
by genesis
Tue Apr 09, 2013 9:43 am
Forum: Islam Today
Topic: Why you will love Islam
Replies: 31
Views: 5858

Re: Why you will love Islam

Nowhere does the Quran mention that one particular family or group of people have been appointed to lead mankind. Quran 2:124 "And (remember) when his Lord tried Abraham with (His) commands, and he fulfilled them, He said: Lo! I have appointed thee a leader for mankind. (Abraham) said: And of my of...
by genesis
Tue Apr 09, 2013 9:18 am
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: How can we stop Kothar’s juggernaut?
Replies: 88
Views: 10683

Re: How can we stop Kothar’s juggernaut?

Reluctantbohrist ;- "However wishing for a miracle where some stalwart is able to pull of a major sting operation on the complete kothar with the dai involved,someone who could produce irrefutable evidence in the court of law.and corner ,punish all these fake godmen". Speak to Tarun Tejpal and his n...
by genesis
Tue Apr 09, 2013 9:07 am
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Bohra History a non religious perspective
Replies: 17
Views: 2685

Re: Bohra History a non religious perspective

Bohra spring wrote :- If the excuse is we stopped missionary work when was this ? who instructed the Diais to stop propogating Islam This is not possible because the very meaning of "Dai" is "one who does Dawah ( propagation) . The whole jing-bang of Dr.Zakir Naik call themselves "daiees". And mind ...
by genesis
Mon Mar 25, 2013 9:50 am
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Moula Cares
Replies: 97
Views: 6667

Re: Moula Cares

This is a master class initiative that the kothar have deviced Abdes well done and congrats and good luck in eradicating this terrible vice. Credit deserved. Yours truly rebel at heart. Indeed. If this initiative becomes succesful. who knows, the think-tank behind it will be invited officially by t...
by genesis
Mon Mar 25, 2013 9:26 am
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: How can we stop Kothar’s juggernaut?
Replies: 88
Views: 10683

Re: How can we stop Kothar’s juggernaut?

Reluctantrbohrist :-I am totally suffocated in this atmosphere and hope to extricate myself from this torturous society some day."insha allah"

If you want your wishes to become true, please learn to say " moula ni dua si "
by genesis
Mon Mar 25, 2013 9:11 am
Forum: Islam Today
Topic: Did Imam Ali Give Allegiance to Abu Bakr?
Replies: 34
Views: 4727

Re: Did Imam Ali Give Allegiance to Abu Bakr?

Muslim First wrote:- “Abdulla Ibn Abbas said that on the same day Ali Ibn Talib went out to the people after being with the Prophet (Pbuh) so they asked him how the Prophet (Pbuh) was doing, “Thanks to Allah he has recovered,” he replied. Al-Abbas took him by the hand saying “O Ali, I swear by Allah...
by genesis
Mon Mar 25, 2013 8:43 am
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Forcing Bohras to keep beard (dari)
Replies: 141
Views: 10072

Re: SINCE WHEN DID THE BEARD BECOME COMPULSORY

London wala wrote :- Genesis Going back to your original question, my memory tells me that the emphasis on beards began around 1979. It was at this time that Syedna issued his “irshadaat” and this was stressed to all bohras worldwide. I think there were seven points. As well as beards the irshadaat...
by genesis
Tue Mar 12, 2013 3:58 am
Forum: Islam Today
Topic: Did Imam Ali Give Allegiance to Abu Bakr?
Replies: 34
Views: 4727

Re: Did Imam Ali Give Allegiance to Abu Bakr?

Anajmi wrote : "It is beyond reason that a leader who has instructed his ummat so minutely, would need to leave behind a successor who might mess things up." Its not clear who you are referring to. Muhammad decreed Ali to lead the Ummah after him so are you referring to Ali ? So the question follow...
by genesis
Sun Mar 10, 2013 3:39 am
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Forcing Bohras to keep beard (dari)
Replies: 141
Views: 10072

Re: SINCE WHEN DID THE BEARD BECOME COMPULSORY

GM bhai, You and others have missed the essence of the question - WHEN was the compulsory sporting of beard firmaan introduced and why out of the blue ? Our seniors tell us that not only in the time of Muqaddas mola but even till the end of seventies the sporting of beard was only voluntary and ofte...