Thousands of Bohra devotees of Syedna Muhammad Burhanuddin, the highest priest of Dawoodi Bohra Community, participated in a mass colorful procession in Udaipur today to mark the 102nd Birth Anniversary of the priest which is on 2nd March 2013.
Procession laden with several community bands, horses and camel carts, men and children dressed in the traditional attire marched through city areas; the procession ended at Boharwadi, the bohra residential colony.
Organized under the banner of Shabab ul Eiddiz Zahabi Udaipur, in close association of Shia Dawoodi Bohra Jamaat, the procession was part of the weeklong birthday celebration of 52nd Dai.
According to one of the community members, they are also celebrating the 50th glorious year of Syedna’s authority.
The procession started from Gandhi Ground and passed through Chetak, Hathipol, Ashiwini Bazar, Delhi Gate, Ashiwini Bazar, Boharwadi and ended at Moiyyad Pura Masjid.
Nearly half a dozen bands including Burhani Band (Legend), Saifee Scout and Khanji Scout etc took part in the procession.
Photographs of the procession: