Light enables vision. Without light even a perfect eye cannot see. Like the eye, the mind also needs a guiding light. Syedna Taher Saifuddin RA presents this metaphor in his qasida ‘al-aqlu fil insaani a’lal jawhari’. In this qasida he says, “enlighten yourself with the light of revelation”...Our Hudaat narrate that after Eisa Nabi’s AS crucifixion, he appeared on the Mount of Olives (Jabal-e-Zaitun). In this extraordinary circumstance Eisa Nabi asked, “what do you say about me?”...Click here to read the full Sijill Article by Shz Dr Aziz Bhaisaheb Qutbuddin.
50 years ago on the 17th of Shabaan 1385H (10 December 1965), Syedna Mohammed Burhanuddin RA took the first Misaaq as Dai-l-Mutlaq in Saifee Masjid, Mumbai. We are pleased present (once again) the audio of Syedna Mohammed Burhanuddin RA publicly appointing Syedna Qutbuddin TUS as his Mazoon, and indicating to men of learning that he was also his Mansoos, on 17 of Shabaan 1385. Click here to read the written translation of the transcript.
In his declaration Syedna’s conviction and strength is manifest. His fervor to serve the Imam’s Da’wat and his care for the children of his Da’wat is apparent. His confidence in the veracity and truthfulness of his statement is self-evident. This year, on the day of Aashura, after doing the tasbeeh of the names of the 21 Imams and 52 Dais as per the tradition of Da’wat, Syedna took the Qur’an Majeed in his hand and declared just as Imam Husain declared on the day of Aashura. Imam Husain rode out to the assembled army with the Qur’an Majeed and placed the Quran Majeed on his forehead. He declared, “between me and you is the Book of Allah Ta’ala.”
Syedna's Milad Mubarak program will be held in Bakersfield, California at 1pm inshaallah on 29 Rabiul Aakhar (Sunday, 7 February) after Zohor Asar Namaaz. Click here to read further details on Milad program in other cities including Mumbai, London, Singapore, Dubai, Boston. Click here for Amal Details and relay information.
On the occasion of Syedna Qutbuddin’s Milad we present an eloquent madeh written in shaan of Syedna TUS by Shehzadi Dr. Bazat Saifiyah baisaheba. The madeh is presented in PDF along with audio recording. Click here to view.
This is the one hundreth and fourth issue of the Sijill newsletter. This newsletter includes the latest news and instructions from Syedna Qutbuddin’s office.
Last year on the occasion of Milad of Aqa Maula Qutbuddin, the full and completed story version of Tuhfat Tahera was published so that Mumineen and their children may take barakaat and use it for learning Dawat ni zabaan. We present on Fatemimadrasa.com the fifth story in Lisanud-dawat (with audio recording) and English translation. Click here to view the read along Dawat ni Zaban story.
Many years ago Shaikh Mohsin bin Shaikh Hebatullah, a senior amil, wrote a letter to offer mubarakbadi to Qutbuddin Maula. In it he observed that the sum of the dates of all the three Milads – Imam-uz-Zaman on the 4th, Syedna Burhanuddin on the 20th, and Qutbuddin Maula on the 29th – totaled 53... Click here to read further and view photos.
We are pleased to present in this issue a short video summary of the 100th Milad ziafat hosted by Syedna Qutbuddin TUS. On the occasion of his 100th milad, Syedna Burhanuddin granted Syedna Qutbuddin the honour of hosting the only individual ziyafat in Saify Mahal...Click here to view the video and read further.