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by Reporter
Fri Jan 03, 2014 2:02 pm
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: The pain of ordinary Bohras
Replies: 6
Views: 1556

Re: The pain of ordinary Bohras

Brother Reporter i share your pain , I assume you are from Mumbai, if so have you tried contacting the local representatives of the Aam Aadmi Party, and tell them of the plight and torture of ordinary bohras, this party promises to be a corruption free party, all the others have been bought over by...
by Reporter
Fri Jan 03, 2014 10:34 am
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: The pain of ordinary Bohras
Replies: 6
Views: 1556

The pain of ordinary Bohras

This email is doing rounds on the Internet. -------------------------------------------------------------- Dear All, I am from Dawoodi Bohra community. (We are Shi’a Muslim) We believe in Allah and Quran, swear on both that, whatever I am writing here is "TRUTHFULLY & ONLY TRUTHFULLY" ...
by Reporter
Wed Jan 01, 2014 5:40 pm
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Dream Project of Bhendi Bazar
Replies: 976
Views: 287741

Re: Dream Project of Bhendi Bazar

MUMBAI: The Supreme Court order on retaining mandatory open and recreational spaces around skyscrapers in Mumbai is likely to impact the city's biggest redevelopment project in Bhendi Bazaar. The verdict is a major victory for civic activists and town planners who opposed government policies that al...
by Reporter
Wed Jan 01, 2014 5:26 pm
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Muffadal to visit Udaipur, appeals reformists to join fold
Replies: 106
Views: 20254

Re: Muffadal to visit Udaipur, appeals reformists to join fo

This is not true. Yes, free dabbas were sent to many reformist houses, some accepted but many did not. However everybody told the delivery people not to come again. What were they thinking that reformists can be bribed with a free meal?
by Reporter
Wed Jan 01, 2014 12:49 pm
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Muffadal to visit Udaipur, appeals reformists to join fold
Replies: 106
Views: 20254

Re: Muffadal to visit Udaipur, appeals reformists to join fo

In the New Year life for Bohras in Udaipur begins on a sour note. Muffadal Mansoos left Udaipur last night, Dec 31st, declaring a renewed baraat (ex-communication) against reformists. The newspaper ads inviting reformists come back into the fold proved to be just gimmicks as suspected all along. The...
by Reporter
Tue Dec 24, 2013 12:11 pm
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Muffadal to visit Udaipur, appeals reformists to join fold
Replies: 106
Views: 20254

Re: Muffadal to visit Udaipur, appeals reformists to join fo

The atmosphere in Udaipur is one of celebration and festivity. Bohras (of the Burhani kind) are falling over each other and outdoing each other to take part in the celebration and add to the Khushi of Muffadal Mansoos. The fact that it is a sombre, solemn occasion of Chehlum has not dampened their f...
by Reporter
Sat Dec 21, 2013 11:31 am
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Muffadal to visit Udaipur, appeals reformists to join fold
Replies: 106
Views: 20254

Muffadal to visit Udaipur, appeals reformists to join fold

Muffadal Maula is going to be visiting Udaipur soon. All Burhani Bohras (Shabab) are in high spirits and decking up shops, homes and streets to welcome him. Also the local Burhani jamat has issued an appeal in the local papers requesting Dawoodi Bohras to join the Burhani cult. The appeal makes no r...
by Reporter
Fri Dec 13, 2013 4:21 pm
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Some positive work in abde's world
Replies: 13
Views: 2374

Re: Some positive work in abde's world

Another story from Yemen about improvements being done for Yemeni "bohras". The whole effort is not altruistic as it may seem, the underlying reason is to win the isolated and forgotten "bohras" back into the fold. The Kohtar has to be sensitive here as to how far they can go wit...
by Reporter
Thu Nov 28, 2013 11:01 am
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Udaipur reformists to boycott Rajasthan assembly election
Replies: 1
Views: 950

Udaipur reformists to boycott Rajasthan assembly election

Dawood Bohra reformist group - Bohra Youth - in Udaipur have decided to boycott the Rajasthan state assembly election in protest against the indifference of political parties to their long-standing grievances. The orthodox Dawoodi Bohras - the Shabab group - that controls certain properties like dar...
by Reporter
Tue Nov 26, 2013 3:51 pm
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Sayedna's contribution to medical science
Replies: 25
Views: 3773

Sayedna's contribution to medical science

Counseling for genetic disorders The Syedna Burhanuddin Department of Genetics is one of the leading centers of field located at the Karachi University which was built by the generous funding by Syedna Burhanuddin – the spiritual leader of the Bohra community – and formally inaugurated by himself i...
by Reporter
Thu Nov 14, 2013 10:13 pm
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Ashara preperations
Replies: 104
Views: 17878

Re: Ashara preperations

Pearls of Wisdom:
by Reporter
Mon Nov 11, 2013 5:20 pm
Forum: Here and Now
Topic: Bohras fall at the feet of Narendra Modi too
Replies: 1461
Views: 522651

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

Momin-Modi bhai bhai...
by Reporter
Mon Nov 11, 2013 5:17 pm
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Ashara preperations
Replies: 104
Views: 17878

Re: Ashara preperations

Why Bohras are reluctant to attend Waez, yet flock to listen other orators. Check this out:
by Reporter
Mon Nov 11, 2013 10:13 am
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Ashara preperations
Replies: 104
Views: 17878

Re: Ashara preperations

Swipe cards, SMS reminders ensure Bohras attend Muharram sermons By Sharmeen Hakim Indorewala, Mumbai Mirror | Nov 9, 2013, 01.35 AM IST This year, the morning sermons - known as 'waaz' - are being conducted by Syedna Mufaddal Saifuddin and relayed live to the 65 centers across Mumbai. Two members ...
by Reporter
Fri Nov 08, 2013 11:38 am
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: this is the time and this is the place.
Replies: 6
Views: 2184

Re: this is the time and this is the place.

Karbala ma hun hate - Gujrati Poem by Dr Hasnain Walji
[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x04hj19V3_g[/youtube]
by Reporter
Wed Oct 30, 2013 9:36 am
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Who has the right to keep names???
Replies: 45
Views: 9714

Re: Who has the right to keep names???

This list has been put up in Rodat Tahera informing that ur names are not valid and must be changed with immediate effect.
by Reporter
Wed Oct 23, 2013 8:10 pm
Forum: Here and Now
Topic: Bohras fall at the feet of Narendra Modi too
Replies: 1461
Views: 522651

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

Madhya Pradesh's chief minister, Chouhan Shivraj who belongs to the BJP party being feted by Bohras on Eid Day. Watch this video:
[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fqeFTNY9 ... e=youtu.be[/youtube]
by Reporter
Mon Oct 21, 2013 2:42 pm
Forum: What is happening in your Jamat?
Topic: Udaipur Jamat holds general election
Replies: 1
Views: 1598

Udaipur Jamat holds general election

The Dawoodi Bohra Jamat of Udaipur held its 11th General Election on 20 October 2013. The elections were organized at Bohra Youth Public School, and 58% of the electorate voted a 21-member team to office. Twenty eight candidates contested the election. The elected members will appoint key executives...
by Reporter
Sun Oct 13, 2013 4:59 pm
Forum: Islam Today
Topic: Walk The Talk with His Highness Aga Khan
Replies: 4
Views: 1256

Walk The Talk with His Highness Aga Khan

This week we travel to outskirts of Hyderabad to interview His Highness The Aga Khan, spiritual leader of the Ismaili Community and Founder and Chairman of The Aga Khan Development Network. He speaks about how he bridges the east and the west and brings different communities together. He says that t...
by Reporter
Thu Sep 19, 2013 10:15 am
Forum: Here and Now
Topic: Bohras fall at the feet of Narendra Modi too
Replies: 1461
Views: 522651

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

http://www.thehindu.com/multimedia/dynamic/01588/19MODINEW_1588848f.jpg Skullcap secularism For the Jaipur rally, the BJP distributed 5,000 caps and burqas free. Women who normally don’t wear burqas turned up wearing them. It’s been an article of faith for the RSS to denounce Muslims who stress the...
by Reporter
Mon Sep 09, 2013 8:07 pm
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Texas Amil’s Sons Arrested
Replies: 7
Views: 4109

Texas Amil’s Sons Arrested

On June 11, 2013, Bexar County Sheriff’s Department arrested Amil Saheb Shk. Yusuf Ezzi’s sons, Husain & Burhanuddin. For nearly one year, the district attorney's office had been investigating their business for fraud. Both Husain & Burhanuddin Ezzi were handcuffed and taken to Bexar County ...
by Reporter
Mon Aug 19, 2013 10:04 am
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: 12 couples get married in Udaipur
Replies: 14
Views: 2422

12 couples get married in Udaipur

Dawoodi Bohra Jamat in Udaipur organized the 18th mass marriage event on Aug 17, 2013 with great success. Find out more › http://www.udaipurtimes.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/08/bohra-youth-wedding-mass-7.jpg http://www.udaipurtimes.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/08/bohra-youth-wedding-mass-3.jpg
by Reporter
Sat Aug 03, 2013 1:33 pm
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: New Farmans on Lailatul Qadr
Replies: 41
Views: 10138

Re: New Farmans on Lailatul Qadr

Reformists pray druing Lailatul Qadr in Udaipur at Rasoolpura masjid.
by Reporter
Fri Aug 02, 2013 10:05 pm
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Zehra Cyclewala Thunderstorms the Dais' Devrhi in Surat
Replies: 94
Views: 26167

Re: Zehra Cyclewala Thunderstorms the Dais' Devrhi in Surat

Zehra Cyclewala prays in masjid after 28 years under police protection.
by Reporter
Thu Aug 01, 2013 9:49 pm
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Are Bohras safe in Pakistan?
Replies: 115
Views: 25878

Re: Are Bohras safe in Pakistan?

No country for Shias Aakar Patel July 31, 2013 First Published: 00:38 IST(31/7/2013) | Last Updated: 00:40 IST(31/7/2013) Attacks against the Shias of Pakistan are now so frequent and so normal that they are seen in run rate terms. Last Friday, after 57 Shias were murdered by two suicide bombers ne...
by Reporter
Tue Jul 23, 2013 11:52 am
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Farman Al Vazarat us Saifya for Women
Replies: 71
Views: 25070

Re: Farman Al Vazarat us Saifya for Women

Here is an email and audio clip doing the rounds on the Internet. I'm reproducing it here: I know a lot of people are not going to agree or may have some criticism of what I am going to write, but this message has to be put out in the open, with what this Maula is talking. Click here to listen to t...
by Reporter
Wed May 29, 2013 9:54 am
Forum: What is happening in your Jamat?
Topic: Houston Bohras ordered to pay up
Replies: 4
Views: 2349

Houston Bohras ordered to pay up

This is on the homepage of Houston jamat website : Wajebaat Takhmeen Process As mentioned in earlier email communications Anjuman-e-Shujaee, Houston will conduct, and complete wajebaat takhmeen and collection in Rajabul Asab, and Shabaan-ul-Karim . The jamaat office will close one week before pehli ...
by Reporter
Mon May 20, 2013 8:17 am
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Qutbi Bohras
Replies: 533
Views: 140149

Re: Qutbi Bohra

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by Reporter
Mon May 20, 2013 8:12 am
Forum: Bohras and Reform
Topic: Qutbi Bohras
Replies: 533
Views: 140149

Re: Qutbi Bohra

Apparently Sayedna Saheb is back in Saifee Mahal and Mansoos and Mazun have patched up.