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Raudat Tahera at night

posted by Aziz Poonawalla

Raudat Tahera

This is the mausoleum of the late 51st Dai ul Mutlaq, Syedna Taher Saifuddin AQ, and the focal point of Bhindi Bazaar, Mumbai. Upon the four interior walls is inscribed the entirety of the Holy Qur’an, in gold.

The entire Bhindi Bazaar area is due for a massive renovation and reconstruction, funded entirely by his son and successor, Syedna Mohammed Burhanuddin TUS. The architectural drawings of Bhindi Bazaar in 2014 are breathtaking.

(see more of my photos here – I will be adding many more).



  • jahan

    every one is humanity is welcomed to join the true path , the path of Imam Hussian[as],he rose against oppression of Yazid sone of Moviye , son abu sufiyan [may the curses of ALLAH & Mohammad be upon them]the userper of his rights and the corrupter of the religion of God,
    BE IT KNOW THAT ‘HUSSIAN’ will niot be indepted top any one in this world,one we see many reaping worldly gains too ,,, in this case of ‘Marole’ too, it ‘does not seem’ a mission to spread the word of Hussain [as],but more the need for self fame and self glorification ,
    hy are all those who love Hussian or want to know about ‘karbala’not allowed to attend these gatherings|?????????can someone please answer this question????????????, why are thefollowers adsked to pay for thier seats in a masjid??????????why are others denied this ???

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