Syedna Mufaddal Saifuddin Counsels Dawoodi Bohras to Follow Fair Trade and Business Practices in Jamnagar

Syedna Mufaddal Saifuddin delivers a sermon to community members at Saifee Masjid in Jamnagar

His Holiness Syedna Mufaddal Saifuddin addressed thousands of community members at Saifee Masjid in Jamnagar on the death anniversary of the 34th Dawoodi Bohra leader Syedna Ismail Badruddin on 15th January 2023.

During the sermon, Syedna counselled the community to actively contribute towards the nation’s growth and development. He emphasised following fair trade and business practices along with being exemplary citizens.

Syedna particularly commended Jamsaheb Shatrusalyasinhji’s support for the Saifee Burhani Business Expo 2023 and recalled Jam Saheb’s affection and fond memories with Syedna’s father the late Syedna Mohammed Burhanuddin.

A day prior to his sermon, Syedna Mufaddal Saifuddin graced the opening ceremony of the Saifee Burhani Business Expo. The expo is aimed at providing a platform for Dawoodi Bohra entrepreneurs to connect, exchange knowledge, nurture relationships and develop strategic collaborations among businesses. Billed as the largest-ever business expo in Jamnagar, the three-day event from the 15th to the 17th of January 2023 was held at Shri Satya Sai Sports Ground. 

Over 220 exhibitors from all over India, especially business houses from Gujarat, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, West Bengal and Tamil Nadu, participated in the expo along with businesses from international markets such as Africa, Kuwait, Dubai and the United Kingdom. The expo is organised by Tijaarat Raabehah, which is the Business Development department of the global Dawoodi Bohra community.

The expo was held at Shri Satya Sai Ground in Jamnagar
A view of the stalls from one of the three domes
A bird's eye view of the domes
A community member entertains a guest at a stall
The expo invited community members from all parts of India and gave them an opportunity to network and expand their businesses.
A community member gives students a tour of the expo
On the sidelines of the expo, various skills development seminars were conducted
The Hon. Rivaba Jadeja, MLA of Jamnagar, interacts with a business owner
The Mayor of Jamnagar Smt. Beena ben visited the expo
Businesses across different categories, including hardware construction and industrial supplies, manufacturing, IT, startup ventures, etc were showcased at the expo
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The expo was held at Shri Satya Sai Ground in Jamnagar
A view of the stalls from one of the three domes
A bird's eye view of the domes
A community member entertains a guest at a stall
The expo invited community members from all parts of India and gave them an opportunity to network and expand their businesses.
A community member gives students a tour of the expo
On the sidelines of the expo, various skills development seminars were conducted
The Hon. Rivaba Jadeja, MLA of Jamnagar, interacts with a business owner
The Mayor of Jamnagar Smt. Beena ben visited the expo
Businesses across different categories, including hardware construction and industrial supplies, manufacturing, IT, startup ventures, etc  were showcased at the expo
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Speaking about the expo, Aunali Modi, the programme coordinator, said, Being a business-minded community, the Dawoodi Bohras have always looked at creating opportunities for entrepreneurs to connect, collaborate and excel in their respective business domains. The Saifee Burhani Business Expo is a manifestation of this policy.”

“We’re confident that the event will make a meaningful difference for those  already established as well as newcomers to the business arena, and provide ample opportunities to showcase their range of products and services to attendees coming from the Saurashtra region and other parts of the country.”

Businesses across different categories, including hardware construction and industrial supplies, manufacturing, IT, startup ventures and agriculture and allied services, were showcased at the expo.

On the sidelines of the expo, various skills development seminars were conducted to promote entrepreneurship, student entrepreneurship, supply chain integration, online businesses and adopting modern business techniques.

Located in the Saurashtra region, Jamnagar is one of the country's growing business hubs, employing a large number of people settled in the region. It’s famous for its brass products, tie and dye fabric and handicrafts, and is home to the largest petroleum refinery in the world.

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January 18, 2023
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