On 20th Safar 1438H, Syedna Fakhruddin TUS delivered Chehlum waaz in Boston USA. Maulana recalled that even today, millions of Shia remember Husain and weep tears. During Chehlum, Karbala takes on a scene similar to Haj where millions flock every year. Maulana did doa that “we prayed salaam, may it reach its destination, jannat ni tekdi. Remembering Husain’s difficulties, all difficulties of this world are pale in comparison, the world itself is pale in comparison, this is the falsafat (philosophy) of matam. We remember Husain in Ashara, then in Chehlum, every Jumoa (Friday), every day.” To read further click here.
This week’s article is the seventh article in a 10-part-sequence of articles on ‘ilm. This article explains the journey of knowledge from birth through the different stages of life (from Birth to 4 Years of Age, From 4-15 years: Power of Rational Speech; from 15-30 years: Power of intellectual thought; from 30-40 years: Power of Wisdom; from 40-50 years: Power of Legislation; from 50-end of life: Angelic Power. Click here to read the full article by Shzd Tayyeba Baisaheba.
In the time of Syedna Mohammed Burhanuddin, there were those in the administration, who opposed his Mazoon, Syedna Qutbuddin, and who tried to corrupt and alter the traditions of Dawat for their own gains...They have corrupted and altered compassion to persecution, tolerance to inquisition, social welfare to extortion, enlightened guidance to unfounded diktats, integrity to self-enrichment, fairness to nepotism and favoritism, and graciousness to crassness....Click here to read the full Sijill article.
On 20th Safar 1438H, Syedna Fakhruddin TUS delivered Chehlum waaz. Maulana Fakhruddin counseled that our mawali are the community of the middle path. Mumineen should maintain balance as excesses can lead to damage. Maulana narrated a zikr from Ikhawn-us-Safa that a human’s body has 4 components: balgham, khoon, saudaa’ & safraa’ . Their balanced mixture in the body maintains health. Similarly, all things need balance. Click here to read the full summary, view photos, and read further details about the Boston program.
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Shehzada Dr. Abdeali Bhaisaheb Saifuddin convened Chehlum waaz and majlis in Udaipur on the day of Chehlum Sunday. More than 100 Mumineen were present at the solemn occasion to hear the zikr of gham and shahadat of Imam Husain AS. After waaz, Shehzada saheb lead Zohr Asr namaaz, after which there was niyaz jaman. This was followed by a meeting of Mumineen presided over by Shehzada Abdeali Bhaisaheb... Click here to read further
Shehzada Dr Husain Bhaisaheb Burhanuddin presided over Imam Hasan Shahadat Majlis on 28mi Raat of Safar-ul-Muzaffar (Sunday 27th November) in Darus Sakina and recited the shahaadat of Imam Hasan SA and Imam Husain SA. The Majlis broadcast will be available for replay through this link. Mumineen are urged to follow these amal details.
Various newspapers covered the Order passed by the Gujarat High Court - these include the Times of India, the Free Press Journal, Ahmedabad Mirror, DNA, Indian Express, Business Standard, Mid-Day, India Today. The full legal update has been published on FatemiDawatLegal.com.