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“Short Biography of His Holiness Sardar Syedna Taher Saifuddin Saheb” 5/09/2015 | Our Exemplars

This biographical account was by Shaikh Dawood Moulvi was a devout follower of Syedna Taher Saifuddin RA who built his career in the service of the Nizam of Hyderabad. After his retirement he devoted himself entirely to the educational upliftment of the community. Published in 1940, on the occasion of…

Syedna Taher Saifuddin – “Betterment of Humanity” 5/09/2015 | Our Exemplars

  بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم    تِلْكَ الرُّسُلُ فَضَّلْنَا بَعْضَهُمْ عَلَىٰ بَعْضٍ (Surat al-Baqara: 253) Of those messengers, some of whom We have caused to excel others… This article was written by Shehzada Dr Aziz Qutbuddin in 2015. During the course of his 53 years as Dai, the impact Syedna…

Syedna Abdeali Saifuddin RA Urus Majlis 1436H 31/08/2015 | Events

Syedna Khuzaima Qutbuddin TUS presided over the Urus Mubarak of Syedna Abdeali Saifuddin RA on 12th Zilqada at Darus Sakina. After Khatmul Quran and Sadaqalla doa, the qasida mubaraka “saiful huda saiful imamish-shaheer” was recited followed by Salaam in Dawat-ni-zaban.  Syedna TUS then led Maghrib…

Sabar is the Path to Victory 30/08/2015 | Philosophy of Life

  بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم    فَصَبْرٌ جَمِيلٌ  ۖ وَاللَّهُ الْمُسْتَعَانُ عَلَىٰ مَا تَصِفُونَ (Surat Yusuf: 18) But [as for myself,] patience in adversity is most fitting; and it is to God [alone] that I pray to give me strength to bear the misfortune which you have described to me. This article…

45th Dai Syedna Tayyeb Zainuddin RA Urus Majlis 29/08/2015 | Announcements

On the auspicious occasion of the Urus of the 45th Dai Syedna Tayyeb Zainuddin RA, Syedna Khuzaima Qutbuddin TUS will preside over Urus Majlis at Darus Sakina, Thane, at 6pm on Saturday 15th Zil Qada (29th August), followed by Namaaz and Salawaat Jaman, Inshaallah. Those who are unable to attend should…

45th Dai Syedna Tayyeb Zainuddin RA 28/08/2015 | Our Exemplars

The 15th of Zilqada is the Urus of great 45th Dai al-Mutlaq, Syedna Tayyeb Zainuddin – Surat. After Syedi AbdulQadir Hakimuddin, the brother and Mansoos of the 43rd Dai Syedna Abdeali Saifuddin, passed away in his lifetime, detractors and enemies of Dawat scoffed “who will he (the 43rd Dai) appoint…

'Late Syedna was less alert in sunset yrs' 27/08/2015 | News Articles: Legal

"...Khuzaima Qutbuddin (74) was being cross examined during the trial before Justice Gautam Patel in a suit filed by him to be declared the spiritual head of the Dawoodi Bohras.  Burhanuddin died on January 17, 2014, at the age of 102..." TOI -  26th August 2015

Other side was once disrespectful to me, Qutbuddin tells high court 26/08/2015 | News Articles: Legal

"...Qutbuddin is being cross examined in the HC in a suit filed by him, saying that he be declared as the rightful 53rd Syedna.  "The eldest son Qaid-joher Ezzuddin and the youngest son Ammar Jamaluddin were admonished by the late Syedna, but their attitude towards me did not change," he said..." DNA…

Nephew was my student, Sydena's uncle tells HC 25/08/2015 | News Articles: Legal

"...[Qutbuddin] said that Burhanuddin sent his sons to him and this was about ten years during his reign.  While he could not rememember the exact period they were his pupils, Qutbuddin added that they came to him from the time of the 51st Dai.  Qutbuddin also replied that, "if not all then many" persons…

Syedna, his bros were my pupils: Qutbuddin 25/08/2015 | News Articles: Legal

"Khuzaima Qutbuddin...informed the Bombay High Court that the Defendent (Saifuddin) and his brothers used to be his pupils in matters of spiritual learning and guidance..." DNA - PG 06 - 25th August 2015

Flag Hoisting Ceremony on Indian Independence Day 2015 23/08/2015 | Events

Syedna Khuzaima Qutbuddin TUS observed India’s Independence Day on 15th August 2015 in Darus Sakina and held a flag hoisting ceremony in the presence of local dignitaries. The National Anthem was recited and Syedna TUS prayed for peace and prosperity in the Indian Republic.

Syedna Abdeali Saifuddin RA Urus Majlis 22/08/2015 | Announcements

On the auspicious occasion of the Urus of Syedna Abdeali Saifuddin RA, Syedna Khuzaima Qutbuddin TUS will preside over Urus Majlis at Darus Sakina, Thane, at 6pm on Wednesday 12th Zil Qada (26th August), followed by Namaaz and Salawaat Jaman, Inshaallah. Shehzada Taher bhaisaheb will preside over Urus…

Court Hearings on 24th & 25th August 22/08/2015 | Announcements

Syedna Khuzaima Qutbuddin TUS, the Plaintiff in the Declaratory Suit filed in the Bombay High Court, will appear in the Honorable High Court for his testimony on the 24th and 25th of August 2015 inshaallah.  Mumineen are advised to in these days to beseech prayers, doa and do tasbeeh. Mumineen should…

“Knowledge is Better than Wealth” 22/08/2015 | The Importance of Knowledge

  بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم    وَقُل رَّبِّ زِدْنِي عِلْمًا (Surat Taha: 114) And say my lord increase my Knowledge This article was written by Shehzada Dr Aziz bhaisaheb Qutbuddin in 2015. Amirul Mumineen Maulana Ali SA spoke the words “knowledge is better than wealth” to his trusted companion,…

'Ilm - Takmeel and Reunification with its Divine Origin 22/08/2015 | How to Seek Knowledge

The contents of this article include: 1) Introduction: Knowledge and the Completion of the Soul; 2) God-Given ‘In-Built’ Characteristics which Facilitate the Realisation of the ‘Potential’ into the ‘Actual’; 3) Motivation & Drive Towards Longevity; 4) The Five Senses: al-Quwwah al-Hassasa; 5) The Intellect:…

15th August – India's Independence Day: Syedna’s Message & Doa for the Nation 15/08/2015 | Syedna Doa Messages

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم As India celebrates its 69th Independence Day, Syedna Khuzaima Qutbuddin TUS prays for the nation: “I extend sincere greetings and felicitations on this 69th Independence Day of India. Our Prophet Mohammad SA has said “Love of your nation is an integral part of faith.” My predecessors…

Pehli Tarikh Majlis Zilqada 1436H 15/08/2015 | Events

Syedna Qutbuddin TUS presided over the pehli Tarik majlis on the eve of Zilqada 1, 1436H.  Khushi ni majlis was followed by qadam bosi and jaman.  Photos of the event have been published on FatemiDawat.com.

Dedication of ‘Saifee Villa’ to the Nation in 1961 14/08/2015 | Our Exemplars

In 1961 Syedna Taher Saifuddin RA dedicated Saifee Villa in Dandi to the Indian Government in the presence of PM Nehru. This was the historic villa where Gandhiji stayed in Dandi at the end of the Salt March in 1930. This is an excerpt from 'The Foundation' a monthly publication of the Saifee Foundation…

Love of Your Nation 14/08/2015 | Respect all Faiths

  بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم    حُبُّ الوَطَنِ مِنَ الايمَانِ Rasulullah SA Love of your Nation is an integral part of Faith This article was written by Shehzada Dr Aziz bhaisaheb Qutbuddin in 2015. Commitment and love for one’s nation is strongly encouraged by religion. Specifically, our hudaat…

Syedi Abdul Qadir Hakimuddin Urus 27th Shawwal 10/08/2015 | Announcements

Shehzada Taher bhaisaheb will preside over Urus majils of Mazoon-e-Dawat Syedi Abdul Qadir Hakimuddin RA on Wednesday 27th Shawwal (12th August) at 7.00PM PST - 7:30AM IST Thursday - in Bakersfield. Mumineen may join the majlis using this link (will be posted shortly). Click here for amal details.   Last…

In the Path of Allah - Fi Sabeelilah: The Example of Mansur Imam 10/08/2015 | Our Exemplars

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم    اجوب القفار واطوي الرمال * واحمل نفسي على كل هول اريد بذاك رضاء الله * واعزاز دولة آل الرسول فواغربتاه وواحشتاه * وفي الله هذا قليل قليل فلله حمد على ما قضى * وحسبي ربي ونعم الوكيل Mansūr Imam SA I traverse the wilderness and cross the wide sands I push myself to confront…

Siyasat Sunday Edition 7/08/2015 | News Articles: Legal

HC judge bans phones in Syedna trial 6/08/2015 | News Articles: Legal

HC judge bans phones in Syedna trial Rosy Sequeira,TNN | Aug 6, 2015, 02.11 AM IST MUMBAI: A Bombay high court judge, who is conducting the trial in the succession row between Syedna Mufaddal Saifuddinand his uncle Khuzaima Qutbuddin, has banned mobile phones in the courtroom. He, however, exempted…

Syedna Burhanuddin said I am beloved son, says Qutbuddin during cross-examination 5/08/2015 | News Articles: Legal

Mr. Chagla asked, in the Plaintiff’s opinion, what was the significance of the 52nd Dai, Syedna Mohammed Burhanuddin RA, referring to him as his beloved son (Al Walad-ul-Ahab), in the sermon while he appointed him as Mazoon. The Plaintiff replied that the 52nd Dai meant that the Plaintiff was to be his…

Syedna Daud bin Qutubshah’s Testimony in Mughal Emperor Akbar’s Court 2/08/2015 | Explaining Past Events

In the beginning of the 10th century, the 27th Dai al-Mutlaq, Syedna Daud, traveled to the Mughal Court in Lahore, and later to Kashmir, to testify following the false claim of Sulayman to the Daiship. We call ourselves Daudi Bohra because we accept Syedna Daud as the rightful Dai, and because we reject…

Faith in Allah Ta’ala – Faith in the Truth 2/08/2015 | Our Exemplars

  بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم    فَإِذَا عَزَمْتَ فَتَوَكَّلْ عَلَى اللَّهِ ۚ إِنَّ اللَّهَ يُحِبُّ الْمُتَوَكِّلِينَ* إِن يَنصُرْكُمُ اللَّهُ فَلَا غَالِبَ لَكُمْ ۖ وَإِن يَخْذُلْكُمْ فَمَن ذَا الَّذِي يَنصُرُكُم مِّن بَعْدِهِ ۗ وَعَلَى اللَّهِ فَلْيَتَوَكَّلِ الْمُؤْمِنُونَ* Surat al-Imran: 159-160 "When…

I'm hurt from being barred from Mausoleum: Syedna's uncle 1/08/2015 | News Articles: Legal

"...Asked if involved in the construction of the mausoleum, he said, "Very much." Next Chagla asked how often he visits it. "I used to visit it almost every day..." -Times of India, August 1 2015  View the English PDF above for the full 2 page article.

Attended majlis where successor was announced 30/07/2015 | News Articles: Legal

"...Qutbuddin is being cross examined in the HC in a suit filed by him, claiming to be declared as the rightful 53rd Syedna. He was asked if he had attended a majlis on June 6, 2011 at Saifee Masjid.  He told the court ..." -DNA Mumbai Pg 6, July 30 2015  View the English PDF above for the article.

Syedna TUS Doa Message on Sad Demise of Pres. Abdul Kalaam 29/07/2015 | Syedna Doa Messages

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم Syedna Qutbuddin TUS is much saddened by the passing away of President Abdul Kalam. He not only attained great heights of achievement in the spheres of science and technology, but was also tireless in the service of the nation, in the space program, the nuclear program and…

Court Hearings on 29th & 31st July and 3rd and 4th of August 26/07/2015 | Announcements

Syedna Khuzaima Qutbuddin TUS, the Plaintiff in the Declaratory Suit filed in the Bombay High Court, will appear in the Honorable High Court for his testimony on the 29th and 31st of July 2015 and 3rd and 4th of August 2015 inshaallah. Mumineen are advised to in these days to beseech prayers, doa and…

Syedna TUS Saturday Qadambosi Bethak 23rd Shawwal (8th August) 25/07/2015 | Announcements

As earlier stated in the philosophy of Da'wat and the Guiding Principles, access to the Dai is available for all mumineen, not just a select few. The next bethak is scheduled on Saturday the 23rd of Shawwal (8th August) at 5.00PM at Darus Sakina inshaallah. Mumineen are invited for Salawat Jaman after…

Syedi Abdul-Qadir Hakimuddin RA Urus Majlis 25/07/2015 | Events

Syedna Khuzaima Qutbuddin TUS presided over the Urus majlis of Mazoon-ud-Dawat, Syedi Abdul Qadir Hakimuddin RA (Burhanpur) at Darus Sakina on 5th Shawwaal (21st July). After Khatmul Quran and Sadaqallah doa, qasida mubaraka composed by Syedna Taher Saifuddin RA in shaan of Syedi Hakimuddin was recited…

Fatemi Dawat Health Initiative Webinar Series: 2nd Webinar – “Hypertension: Recognizing and Dealing with the Tension of High Blood Pressure” 24/07/2015 | Announcements

Under the auspices of Zahra Hasanaat, with the raza and doa of Syedna Khuzaima Qutbuddin TUS, Fatemi Dawat Health Initiative aims to promote good health in our community. The mission of the Fatemi Dawat Health Initiative is to Educate, Engage, and Empower mumineen to improve their health. The webinar…

Syedna al-Mu’ayyad’s do’a in Times of Despair 24/07/2015 | Frequently Recited Do’as

Syedna al-Mu’ayyad al-Shirazi was the Babul-Abwaab, the highest of the spiritual ranks (hudood), of the 18th Imam al-Mustansir Billah SA. He is one of the most preeminent scholars of the knowledge and ‘ilm of Aale Mohammed SA. It was through him that this ‘ilm was transferred to the Du’aat Mutlaqeen…


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