Monthly Archives: March 2018

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The passing of al-Ustādh Shaikh Dr Haiderali Bhai Indorewala

Al-Ustādh Janāb Shaikh Dr Haiderali Bhai Indorewala, one of the longest serving functionaries and khidmatguzārs (those who render service) of Daʿwat, passed away on Thursday, 15th March 2018, the eve (29th of Jumādā al-Ukhrā) of the ʿurs mubārak (death anniversary) of the 46th al-Dāʿī al-Mutlaq Syedna Mohammed Badruddin RA  and the eminent Fatimi Chief Justice, al-Dai al-Ajal Syedna al-Qādi al-Nuʿman b. Mohammed RA. He had the privilege of serving three incumbents to the office of al-dāʿī al-mutlaq during the course of his dedicated service. [...]

2018-03-27T08:45:40+00:00March 27th, 2018|News & Events|

Students appear for Alliance Française exams

Sixteen students from Aljamea Surat appeared for the DELF (Diplôme d’Études en Langue Française) A1 French language diploma examinations at Alliance Française in Ahmedabad this month. The DELF and DALF (Diplôme Approfondi de Langue Française) are diplomas awarded by the French Ministry of Education to prove the French-language skills of non-French candidates. Alliance Française is the only French Language Learning Institute authorised by the French Embassy in India to deliver certified French proficiency diplomas. […]

2018-03-24T02:36:54+00:00March 24th, 2018|News & Events|

A Philosophical Discourse

Verse 1 Al-ʿaql in man is the loftiest substance, luminous like the moon in his soul. This book of philosophy, written in verse form, seeks to elucidate the traditional thought process of Fatimi imams. It opens with the consideration of al-ʿaql in man, which, as commonly understood, bears broad reference to the intellectual faculty of man. Verse 1 states that ʿaql is a substance having a lofty status. It is not a form or a phase that comes over a [...]

2018-03-19T07:13:35+00:00March 19th, 2018|Blog, Philosophy|

Tharīd al-Baraka at Aljamea

The urs mubarak (death anniversary) of al-Dāʿī al-Ajal Syedna Ismaʿil Badruddin RA is of special significance to Aljamea-tus-Saifiyah. It was he who took an oath to provide physical nourishment to all those who sought knowledge from the Dāʿī were he to be bestowed the honour of the august office of al-dāʿī al-mutlaq. His legacy of feeding students has endured for centuries with each dāʿī in the unbroken succession of Duʿāt upholding the tradition as a matter of utmost resolve. […]

2018-03-20T01:11:38+00:00March 10th, 2018|News & Events|

Parent-Teacher meeting at Aljamea Mumbai (Marol)

Aljamea-tus-Saifiyah, Mumbai (Marol) had its first Parent-Teacher meeting on Saturday 3rd March at its campus in Marol. Standards four and six were chosen as they are at points in their educational journey that are considered pivotal.  The event was a first of its kind for the Mumbai campus where parents had been collectively and formally invited to meet teachers and discuss their children’s progress. […]

2018-03-21T01:57:48+00:00March 8th, 2018|News & Events|