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Syedna Saifuddin’s Contribution to the Preservation of Fatimid Heritage in Egypt

Syedna Saifuddin has dedicated himself to the restoration and preservation of Fatimid cultural and architectural heritage in Egypt

President El-Sisi and Syedna Saifuddin Deliver Addresses During Inauguration of Imam Husain’s...

An English rendering of the Address delivered by His Holiness Syedna Mufaddal Saifuddin during the inauguration of the renovated shrine of Imam Husain in Cairo, Egypt.

Exploring New Horizons: The Philosophy of Dawoodi Bohra Migrations

This article explores the philosophy behind Dawoodi Bohra migrations throughout the community's history.

Lisan al-Dawat: The Language of the Dawoodi Bohras

Lisan al-Dawat is a unique cultural hallmark of the Dawoodi Bohra community which combines elements from Arabic, Persian, Urdu and Gujarati

Meet the Bohras of Chennai

The Dawoodi Bohra community has called Chennai home for many years. This articles looks at their history, culture and present day initiatives.

Food For Thought

It begins with a faint realisation that something ...

The Supplications of Imam Ali Zayn al-Abideen

The prayers and supplications of Imam Ali Zayn al-Abideen are of immense significance to the Dawoodi Bohras and constitute a mainstay of the holy month of Ramadan’s ritual obligations

The Masjid and its Significance

The masjid is not only where community members come together for prayer, it is an integral element of community identity and the locus for community outreach.

Bohra Women Turn Online Entrepreneurs

More and more Bohra women are turning to online platforms to give their businesses a boost.

International Women’s Day 2021

Throughout the history of Islam, exemplary fe...

Learning to Remember; Learning to Believe

A student at Aljamea-tus-Saifiyah, Zahra Patel speaks about the impact memorising the entire Holy Quran has had on all aspects of her life.

In Conversation with Maryam Kathawala

In this interview, Maryam reflects on her journey as an international student and her role as a bridge between students of different backgrounds at the university.