Dar-e ‘Abbas – Islamic Shia Center (Imambargah)
Dar-e ‘Abbas(as) is an Islamic Shia Center (Imambargah) located on Lawrenceville Hwy in Southern Gwinnett County of Metro Atlanta, Georgia USA. Saheb-e-Biyaz of Anjuman Ghamkhwaran-e-Abbas, Ali Zia Rizvi is one of our Patrons. The name Dar-e ‘Abbas means “the Door of Abbas(as)” in the Persian language, a reference to the Valiant Muslim Hero Abbas Bin Ali Bin Abu Talib A.S.
There will be Majalis every weekend and on special events, during Moharram and Safar, even if they fall on weekdays. See our detailed programs in the link below.
Anjuman-e-Ghamkhwaran-e-Abbas (AGA) was founded by Syed Ali Zia Rizvi in Karachi, Pakistan in 1964. In 1998, Ali Zia Rizvi, Wasi Haider Zaidi, Sajjad Haider Zaidi, Dr. Mehdi Abedi, Hasan Afroz Mirza and Shaji Ali Mirza joined hands to form the Anjuman in Atlanta, GA that eventually led to the creation of Dar-e ‘Abbas.
Syed Ali Zia Rizvi is a world Famous Noha Khwan and Sahib-e Biyaz of the Anjuman-e Ghamkhwaran-e-Abbas (A.S). He is known for his beautiful voice, flowery language, modesty and upright character.
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