Covid Safety drive in Dubai

Community members in Dubai initiated a Covid compliance and awareness campaign to support Dawoodi Bohra owned businesses by conducting visits to their premises. Shop owners were provided with quick observations and assessments on Covid-19 compliance and adherence. The objective of the drive was to urge community members to observe all Covid-19 precautions with diligence and…

Interfaith leaders voice solidarity against Covid-19

International Peace Institute Interfaith leaders joined IPI MENA in calling for greater unity, cooperation, and solidarity across the multilateral system in tackling the challenges from the coronavirus pandemic as part of a virtual conference titled ‘Interfaith Solidarity in Covid-19’ hosted by IPI MENA on July 8th. Addressing imams, reverends, priests, pastors, religious and faith representatives…

Syedna Inaugurates Masjid Extension in Sharjah

Gulf Today The newly expanded Masjid Al-Fatimeen Al-Bohra in Al Manakh, Sharjah was inaugurated by Syedna Mufaddal Saifuddin, the leader of the worldwide Dawoodi Bohra community. In his brief address, Syedna especially expressed his gratitude to His Highness Sheikh Sultan Bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and the Ruler of Sharjah, and thanked the…

Dubai Cleanup Drive

Gulf News The Dawoodi Bohra Community in Dubai participated in a clean up operation along Naif Road in Deira and Baghdad Street in Al Nahda from 6.45am to 7.30am on Friday. The community has been carrying out at least two clean up drives along Dubai’s streets for the last 11 years in line with Dubai…

A gathering of Hearts and Crafts

Gulf Times An Islamic calligraphy exhibition titled ‘Multaqa Al-Qulub Wal-Funun: A Gathering of Hearts & Crafts’ opened at Katara – the Cultural Village on Thursday, featuring dozens of artworks of seven Indian artists. The exhibition, running until July 30 from 10am to 10pm, is organised by the Indian embassy and Radiant Arts (Anwaar al-Funun) –…

Dubai Cares CEO appreciates Bohra contribution

On Thursday the 4th of July, Dr Tariq al-Gurg Chief Executive Officer of Dubai Cares, presented His Holiness’ TUS representative in Dubai, Kinana Bhaisaheb with a memento in appreciation and recognition of the Dawoodi Bohra community’s contributions to the organisation. As part of the Project Rise initiative, community members across the world partner with charitable organisations in an…

Bahrain Food Drive

The Daily Tribune News of Bahrain The Bohra Community in the Kingdom of Bahrain provided food aid and distributed food packages that included essentials such as rice, pulses, milk powder, tea bags, sugar, salt, spices and oil bottles to 400 labourers in three Labour Camps. Dawood Fakhruddin, Dana committee coordinator told the tribune, ‘community members…

Sharjah Medical Camp

To commemorate the Holy month of Ramadan and underscore the importance of good health in leading a wholesome, a free multi-speciality medical camp was jointly organised by Dawoodi Bohra community members in Sharjah and Thumbay Hospital. The event took place at Burhani Masjid, Sharjah on Friday the 26th of April. Over 155 people from various cultures, religions…