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by bohra_manus
Mon Aug 12, 2013 10:12 am
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Kothari Gems
Replies: 6
Views: 2015

Re: Kothari Gems

I don't know the meaning of the Arabic Word but it refers to the Salaats and Doas of 13/14/15 th of Rajab. yawmul mab'ath = Day of Resurrection. It is of course the Day of Judgment In Bohra Calendar, yawmul mab'ath is 27 Rajab. The fast on that day is referred to as the fast of Mu'ati us-sualaat. O...
by bohra_manus
Tue Aug 06, 2013 8:06 pm
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Kothari Gems
Replies: 6
Views: 2015

Re: Kothari Gems

SBM wrote: 23. Yaumul mab'as.. still trying to figure this one out...can anyone enlighten us pls?
I don't know the meaning of the Arabic Word but it refers to the Salaats and Doas of 13/14/15 th of Rajab.
by bohra_manus
Mon Aug 05, 2013 12:54 pm
Forum: What is happening in your Jamat?
Topic: The Tyrant Amil Of Pune, Abdeali.
Replies: 40
Views: 12184

Re: The Tyrant Amil Of Pune, Abdeali.

Thank you Bro Al Zulfiqar, really appreciate the info. I wonder how many such lives have been destroyed by these sh'zadaas and their cohort spineless yesman Aamils like Hatim B S. But why did the Ismailji B S go crazy (Pagal) in his later life and died as such. Though there are a lot of living craz...
by bohra_manus
Thu Aug 01, 2013 10:24 am
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Sir Adamji Peerbhoy’s 100-year-old turbat restored
Replies: 65
Views: 13590

Re: Sir Adamji Peerbhoy’s 100-year-old turbat restored

The Sir Adamji Peerbhoy families are well to do is proved by the report of S.Insaf. Those who were telling in waez that Adamji na pillao bhikhari thai gaya are proved wrong, including Sayedna, Shezadas and Amils. I have heard this in at least one vaez where some one from Royal family (don't recall ...
by bohra_manus
Fri Jul 19, 2013 9:24 pm
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: BOHRI CLERGY'S DREADDED DICTIONARY
Replies: 32
Views: 6104

Re: BOHRI CLERGY'S DREADDED DICTIONARY

Beshumar ehsan ane karam
Libas al (or ul) anwer
Bilad e imaniya


Funny thing is that in each city anywhere in the world where there are bohras & an aamil; each area of the city is given "imani name" like saifee mohalla, burhani mohalla, etc.
by bohra_manus
Fri Jun 14, 2013 1:57 pm
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: How can we help this PDB website
Replies: 128
Views: 18369

Re: How can we help this PDB website

The Forum "Bohras and Reform" should be limited to discussing Bohra issues only.
Any other discussion should be deleted.
Br. Porus please keep posting, you bring a lot of knowledge and wisdom to this forum, thank you.
by bohra_manus
Thu May 16, 2013 9:53 am
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Asghar Ali Engineer sahab passes away
Replies: 192
Views: 37864

Re: Asghar Ali Engineer sahab passes away

May Allah grant sabr to his family and loved ones.
May Allah show mercy to his soul.
by bohra_manus
Fri May 03, 2013 8:33 am
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: abolishment of safai chitthi
Replies: 11
Views: 1946

Re: abolishment of safai chitthi

humanbeing wrote:I got a dark yellow on my safai chitti ! and soon it will be red as I m going to negotiate my wajebaat and sabeel to humorous amounts (inshallah)
Good Luck Brother, you will need one :D
by bohra_manus
Tue Apr 23, 2013 11:25 am
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: A message to all my fellow bohris
Replies: 23
Views: 5995

Re: A message to all my fellow bohris

Well Said Mr. Wise Guy!!!
This applies to all, Abdes, PDBs & non bohris who choose to give out their opinions on bohra issues.
by bohra_manus
Wed Feb 27, 2013 10:09 am
Forum: Here and Now
Topic: Bohras fall at the feet of Narendra Modi too
Replies: 1461
Views: 485200

Re: And the Bohris fall at the feet of Narendra Modi too

Besides, Modi may be the next PM, what a catch for the Dai and his family.
by bohra_manus
Mon Feb 11, 2013 12:36 pm
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Bohra SMS Duniya
Replies: 2710
Views: 498923

Re: Bohri SMS Duniya

Karachi khidmat gujars also known as "upri's" are known to keep the best for themselves. I know for certain ,the head upri lived one block from the jamatkhana and while khichra was being prepared in the morning for the evening iftar on 10th. moharram , big pots of khichra were being delivered to hi...
by bohra_manus
Sat Jan 19, 2013 8:50 pm
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: What is the truth?
Replies: 64
Views: 10557

Re: What is the truth?

S. Insaf wrote: Aqa Maula TUS with karam n ehsaan Mumbai tashreef rakhe chhe.
So now Aqua Maula returns to his home town, how is this karam n ehasaan?
by bohra_manus
Sat Dec 15, 2012 9:34 am
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Looking down on prey
Replies: 29
Views: 4828

Re: Looking down on prey

kids in the west are getting enlightened but what about karachi, africa and middle east.The parents are brainwashed and their parents were in the same boat. And it is the parents that confuse the child from the right things they are taught in school. Kids in the west are in the same boat as those i...
by bohra_manus
Thu Nov 01, 2012 6:38 pm
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Dawoodi Qutbi Bohras - The New Rumour
Replies: 74
Views: 36976

Re: Dawoodi Qutbi Bohras - The New Rumour

Surti Do you know that Imam Ali is also known by Zulfiqar and now you are calling this beautiful name as Iblis nu Naam, Surti shame on you. think before you write :oops: or may be you are so brainwashed that except for 51-52 and now Mansoos you have no basic idea of Dawoodi Bohra faith MAY BE ADAM ...
by bohra_manus
Tue Aug 14, 2012 3:58 pm
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Now, The Amils Ape The Dai And His Zaadas.
Replies: 18
Views: 4005

Re: Now, The Amils Ape The Dai And His Zaadas.

The marketing representatives of kothar (Amils) are given various instructions with regard to extortion from their respective jamat. One such example is Malad jamat wherein the amil has sent text messages to malad bohras wherein he has asked them to do "Idd Salams" to the dai, not with envelopes st...
by bohra_manus
Mon Aug 13, 2012 8:59 am
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Now, The Amils Ape The Dai And His Zaadas.
Replies: 18
Views: 4005

Re: Now, The Amils Ape The Dai And His Zaadas.

Thanks GM, I was thinking to write something on the line but you have written it more precisely. its a common problem and not confined to only Mumbai. Every village in India which has 10-15 Bohra houses didnt had aamils before they used to get a 5-6th grade talib from Jamea for Ramdan and Moharram ...
by bohra_manus
Wed Aug 08, 2012 5:41 pm
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Salabatpura Surat Incident
Replies: 73
Views: 11905

Re: Salabatpura Surat Incident

plz help maulla...plzz..... aana thi ghana muminin gussa ma avi ni aapni comunity thi dur jai rahya che....plz help..... Asking help from the helpless ??? See how helplessly he is being paraded by his own sons in a palkhi to extract as much money as possible by way of ziafats/mafsusiyats/hadiyats e...
by bohra_manus
Mon Aug 06, 2012 6:59 pm
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Shabab/Abdes attack reformists in masjid in Udaipur
Replies: 127
Views: 18909

Re: Shabab/Abdes attack reformists in masjid in Udaipur

Shame on the Ambassador of Peace and his clan/henchman on this incident.
by bohra_manus
Mon May 28, 2012 8:31 am
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Health care- Satyamev Jayate
Replies: 18
Views: 2149

Re: Health care- Satyamev Jayate

Salamun alaikum, This is with reference to satyame vijete telecast last sunday on health care. In india health care is not only costly but even its awareness among people is less. Specially in bohra community i don't think people are aware about this. With the lifestyle we are going through nowaday...
by bohra_manus
Wed May 02, 2012 11:45 am
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Who is the most qualified progressive cleric?
Replies: 156
Views: 9956

Re: Who is the most qualified progressive cleric?

Dear Abdes (who claim that there is no compulsion in salaam etc), I don't know what world you are living!!! I have seen bargaining on salaam amounts with some of the Sayedna's entourage while he was visiting our town. I have been asked by the assistants & jamaat members on how much salaam amount I w...
by bohra_manus
Thu Apr 12, 2012 5:59 pm
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: What is the purpose
Replies: 3
Views: 653

Re: What is the purpose

Majority of the people who came to North America came to enhance their education and enhance their financial options, while the World is learning the computer Language and trying I-Pad technology, DBs are asked to learn Lissan e Dawat , a language which has no literature or scientific materials and...
by bohra_manus
Thu Mar 15, 2012 8:19 am
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: The True Imam - How would you verify?
Replies: 1032
Views: 79911

Re: The True Imam - How would you verify?

@ progticide, Before going further with this debate would you please verify the fact that bohras are told that Imam Tayyab who went into seclusion will himself appear at an appropriate time as this is exactly what even I have heard from some bohra amils. If that is the case then as per bohra belief...
by bohra_manus
Thu Mar 15, 2012 8:12 am
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Bharat Ratna for Sayedna Mohammed Burhanuddin
Replies: 26
Views: 5006

Re: Bharat Ratna for Sayedna Mohammed Burhanuddin

MurtazaVds wrote:
mustafanalwalla wrote:
Actually sir, i do believe that some Sunni Muslims tried it, but failed.

Have to applaud them for their audacity i must say :D
i thnk miya bhai dosn't try hard to make modi to wear topi

but i must say gud try by miya bhai
How about bohra bhai? Have they even dared to try it?
by bohra_manus
Wed Mar 14, 2012 1:38 pm
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: LEARN ABOUT DAIS
Replies: 27
Views: 3456

Re: LEARN ABOUT DAIS

I pray to Allah SWT that Bohra in some future time will never have to LEARN ABOUT DAIS . That sir, is something that fortunately for us and unfortunately for you will never happen. And that is because the entire theosophy of the Dawoodi Bohra sect is based on the premise of a Dai. So all i can to y...
by bohra_manus
Wed Mar 14, 2012 1:25 pm
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Bharat Ratna for Sayedna Mohammed Burhanuddin
Replies: 26
Views: 5006

Re: Bharat Ratna for Sayedna Mohammed Burhanuddin

All of those who believe that this is mockery of the award should start a campaign to show the other side of the coin.
by bohra_manus
Tue Jan 31, 2012 9:19 am
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: A question for the progs
Replies: 13
Views: 1437

Re: A question for the progs

Dear Mr Wise_Guy, May be you have chosen to see only one side of the coin. I agree, recently some funds have been made available to poor families in India (I have some relatives who did get some help) but there are countless cases of collection by force. I specifically object to your statement: 1. I...
by bohra_manus
Fri Jan 20, 2012 5:14 pm
Forum: Here and Now
Topic: Bohras fall at the feet of Narendra Modi too
Replies: 1461
Views: 485200

Re: And the Bohris fall at the feet of Narendra Modi too

Another one of the Modi's fast in Godhra and out of all Hindustan Times had to publish this photo
http://www.hindustantimes.com/photos-ne ... icle4.aspx
by bohra_manus
Wed Jan 18, 2012 11:26 am
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Acknowledge the Dead
Replies: 18
Views: 2559

Re: Acknowledge the Dead

Brother! I fully agree with you. But the problem is that the crowd every where is staged-managed by Kothar and not on people's will. Most of the time Bohras do not even come to know about Syedna Saheb's visit. The show of strength is always pre-planned. But the ruthless planners do not have any reg...
by bohra_manus
Tue Jan 17, 2012 1:35 pm
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Shahzada Huzaifa bhai saheb - Rest in Peace
Replies: 105
Views: 19243

Re: Shahzada Huzaifa bhai saheb - Rest in Peace

The following Sms was circulated yesterday Mufaddal Maula ye farmayu keh hamna kabar maa si awaz ayu chhe - Shz huzefa bhaisaheb aqa maula neh kabar ma si araz kare chhe ke Maula meh jannat ma pochigayo chu aneh meh panjatan Mohamed, Ali, Fatema, Hussan aneh Hussain neh didaar karu chu. I confirm t...
by bohra_manus
Mon Jan 16, 2012 10:22 pm
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Shahzada Huzaifa bhai saheb - Rest in Peace
Replies: 105
Views: 19243

Re: Shahzada Huzaifa bhai saheb - Rest in Peace

anajmi wrote:One should consider how much respect the kothar shows to the dead of ordinary bohras who have outstanding dues.
I tried to "like" your post, but it gave me error: "Invalid Like" :(