We feature Safiya Virji, a wife, a mother, a daughter, a friend to many and a multi-faceted professional and discuss the importance of the role that women are playing in the community and beyond. Read more here.
9th March marks the death anniversary of Shaheed Laljibhai Sajan and Shaheed Hirjibhai Allarakhia
Laljibhai Sajan and Hirjibhai Alaarakhia were assassinated on 9th March 1901 while safeguarding the Khoja Mosque in Mumbai (Bombay). They are recognised as the first Khoja martyrs in the history of our community. The community is heavily indebted to these luminaries whose selfless efforts have made us reach where we are.
Every year as a mark of respect, the Khoja Shia isna Asheri Jamat Mumbai conducts a Majalis and Quran Khwani to commemorate their sacrifice for the community.
Let us recite Surat al-Fatiha for these beloved souls.
As part of our healthy living campaign for the 10,000 Steps Challenge, we interviewed a few of our participants to share their story with you.
On 2nd February 2017, in the Extra Ordinary General meeting of the India Federation of Khoja Shia IthnaAsheri Jamaats, with an overwhelming presence of members and invitees, the new constitution of India Federation was adopted.