Bohras in the Middle East Organise Painting Competition to Mark World Oceans Day

The Dawoodi Bohra community in the Middle East marked World Oceans Day by organising a region-wide painting competition which saw participation from around 500 students between the ages of 5 and 15. Every year, on 8th June, countries across the globe commemorate World Oceans Day by creating awareness about the importance of oceans and their…

Young artists from Dawoodi Bohra community take part in painting competition to mark World Oceans Day

Gulf News Dubai: The Dawoodi Bohra community residing in the UAE took part in a region-wide painting competition to mark the occasion of World Oceans Day (June 8). Every year on World Oceans Day, countries across the globe come together to celebrate oceans and create awareness about the benefits provided by the oceans to human…

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Dawoodi Bohras in Bahrain follow COVID-19 appropriate behaviour during Ramadan

Bahrain: When the Covid-19 pandemic gripped the world last year, the Dawoodi Bohras in common with other Muslims around the world came together to fight against the pandemic by opting to offer prayers at home during the holy month of Ramadan. In view of the continued threat posed by Covid-19, the Dawoodi Bohra community in…

Together We Triumph Against Covid-19

As part of its continuous efforts to provide medical and health assistance to all, the Dawoodi Bohra community in the United Arab Emirates had launched a #RiseToVaccinate campaign in December 2020 to spread awareness and facilitate Covid-19 vaccination to all eligible residents and citizens. A team of Bohra doctors and experts was mobilized to educate…

Moving towards manufacturing

Dawoodi Bohra community members in Dubai hosted an online panel discussion titled ‘Moving Towards Manufacturing’ where leading UAE-based manufacturers were invited for a panel discussion on how one can expand from trading to setting up a manufacturing plant in the UAE. • One of the panellists was Mr. Hussain Nalwala, owner of Sharjah based Anchor…

Bohras In Dubai Join Clean up the World Campaign

Gulf News For the 13th consecutive year, community members in Dubai, as part of the Project Rise initiative, participated in the ‘Clean up the World’ campaign organised by the Dubai municipality to raise environmental awareness and inspire collective action. The drive was conducted around Al Mamzar beach as well as the Naif locality in Deira….

Celebrating Uae National Day

As part of the global Project Rise initiative, the Dawoodi Bohra community in collaboration with the Consulate General of India, organised a food distribution drive for migrant workers in celebration of the 49th UAE National Day. Marked on the 2nd of December each year, the UAE National Day commemorates the coming together of seven emirates…

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Bohras in Dubai distribute sweets among Labourers

In the spirit of tolerance and affection advocated by Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the Dawoodi Bohra community collaborated with the Indian Consulate General of Dubai to distribute sweets during the festive season, among workers living away from their families….