What is iftaar sharaf

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What is iftaar sharaf


Unread post by SBM » Sat Aug 03, 2013 7:32 pm

After Ziyafat came Qadamboosi then came Pagla and now Iftaar Sharaf. What is next?

23rd Ramadan-al-Moazzam, 1434 [ 30-07-2013 ] at Mumbai-India
Syedi Aaliqadr Mufaddal bs Saifuddin Saheb (TUS) gave iftaar sharaf to Saifee Burhani Park Transit - II mumeneen's on 12mi Ramadaan ul Moazzam 1434H in Raudat Tahera - Mumbai

21st Ramadan-al-Moazzam, 1434 [ 28-07-2013 ] at mumbai-india
Ali Qader Moula Syedi Mufaddal B S Saifuddin TUS gave Iftar Sharaf to kandivali Mumbai

20th Ramadan-al-Moazzam, 1434 [ 27-07-2013 ] at Mumbai - India
Syedi Aliqadr Mufaddal Maula TUS gave Iftar sharaf to Mohammedi Masjid - Mohammedi Mohallah Mumbai

Here is second generation Qadam on the Fazil night
26th Ramadan-al-Moazzam, 1434 [ 02-08-2013 ] at Mumbai-india
Janab Husain Bs did Qadam at ESMAILJEE MOOSABHAI Shop in Lohar Chawl Mumbai

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Re: What is iftaar sharaf


Unread post by Nietzsche » Sun Aug 04, 2013 1:02 pm

They just add fancy words to simple terminology to make anything done by syedna or Mansoos appear impressive. In my opinion, it helps to build up the reverence that people have for them; in other words, it's just a very clever way of deepening enslavement.

These people might be very unscrupulous, but the operation is pretty magnificent... Probably one of the most profitable businesses in the world.

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Re: What is iftaar sharaf


Unread post by Kaka Akela » Sun Aug 04, 2013 1:08 pm

In the topsy tirvey world of Dawoodi Bohras when we give them the sharaf by giving ziafat or iftar party, it is termed as them giving us the sharaf.
we not only give them hefty salaam but kiss their hand and feet but also feed their smug faces and they have the gall to call it as them giving us the sharaf,
What if all collectively decided not to receive this sharaf and save all our money by not incurring these un-necessary expenses, where does their sharaf goes??

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Re: What is iftaar sharaf


Unread post by Al Zulfiqar » Sun Aug 04, 2013 3:03 pm

bhai smb,

this is reverse psychology. they screw you and call it 'sharaf'. for instance they can slap you and call it 'laafa sharaf'. or as explained by me on another thread, they can use your toilet and label it as having given you 'toilet sharaf' and charge YOU a FAKHIR RAKAM for it.

so they can barge into your house, raid your kitchen, empty your fridge and larder, gorge themselves silly on all the just cooked delicious food and then term it 'ziyafat sharaf', after taking a tagda salaam of 27 lakhs from you and leaving your family hungry!!!

conclusion: the abde community has been turned into donkeys and they have all been given "himaar (gadheda) sharaf".