the Dawoodi Bohras.
Syedna was born in Surat, Gujarat on March 6, 1915. He passed away in Mumbai on Jan 17, 2014.
1. Syedna Mohammed Burhanuddin Saheb was the first Dai among Doat Mutlaqeen to complete 100 years of age.
2. At the age of twelve, Syedna miraculously emerged safe from a car accident in Colombo, where his vehicle got hung on one wheel.
3. Syedna Mohammed Burhanuddin became the 52nd Dai-el-Mutlaq at the age of 52 years.
5. Syedna Mohammed Burhanuddin built the Raudat Tahera in Mumbai and Iftetah over the mausoleum of his father. The mausoleum is the only one of its kind to have the entire Quran inscribed on its walls.
6. The Egyptian President presented Syedna with the highest civic honour of Eqypt, the Wishah un Nil
7. Syedna Mohammed Burhanuddin is the first Dai al Mutlaq to visit Europe and America and conduct Ashara Mubarakah in America.
8. Syedna is known in Arab countries as "Azamat us Sultan" meaning the "great sovereign".
10. Syedna's voice at the age of ninety plus was so clear that a computer analysis in Germany interpreted it to be the voice of a 40 year old.