Tuesday, Jan 31, 2023

Dawoodi Bohra


Gujarat CM Bhupendra Patel, BJP leaders greet Dawoodi Bohra leader on his birthday

November 26, 2021 10:55 am

The celebrations also included processions by community groups of Gujarat and Maharashtra, with saifee scouts and a musical treat from around 25 bands.

Dawoodi Bohra leader to travel to Sri Lanka later this month, says top Lanka official

June 11, 2020 11:37 am

When asked about travel plans of Syedna, the spokesperson said, “As far as we are aware there are no travel plans at the moment.” When asked whether Syedna had approached the Sri Lankan government for permission to travel to that country, the spokesperson refused to comment.

Plea in Bombay HC on leadership of Dawoodi Bohra sect: American expert examined

November 29, 2019 9:09 pm

In June 2014, Khuzaima Qutubuddin had filed a suit in the High Court, seeking to be declared as the 53rd Da’i-al-Mutlaq of the community.

PM Modi praises Dawoodi Bohra community for being 'patriotic, honest'

September 14, 2018 4:53 pm

PM Modi praised the Bohra community for being honest, disciplined and law-abiding and not resorting to deceit while augmenting trade, its main occupation.

Dawoodi Bohras' leader Khuzaima Qutbuddin’s last rites in Thane on Sunday

April 08, 2016 1:53 am

Followers of Qutbuddin have now been asked to attend final prayers for him before his burial procession in Thane on Sunday.

Anandiben reaches out to Bohras, settles shrine dispute

April 19, 2015 2:49 am

Anandiben Patel met the chief religious leader of the community on Thursday and gave them the news of the solution being brought about.

Padma Awards: Late Dawoodi Bohra leader family among those who refused to accept awards

April 09, 2015 3:05 am

Others who refused the awards were Baba Ramdev, Sri Sri Ravishankar and Salim Khan.

‘Denied’ burial space for Bohra man, relatives say ‘being victimised’

October 06, 2014 12:56 am

Officials from the Dai’s public relations office refused to come on record and did not reply to a detailed questionnaire sent to them via e-mail.

Text message on janaza led to confusion, stampede: Cops

February 06, 2014 2:50 pm

The message turned out to be a rumour, but led to confusion and ultimately the stampede, which claimed 18 lives and left 60 injured early on Saturday.

Over a lakh pray for Syedna, visit grave

February 06, 2014 2:50 pm

Most of those who died in the stampede buried the same day.


18 killed, over 40 injured in stampede, Syedna laid to rest

January 21, 2014 6:45 pm

Thousands of mourners converged to pay their last respects to Syedna Burhanuddin.