Dr. Nowhera Shaikh
Dr. Nowhera Shaikh today Heera Group of Companies helps millions of households with various schemes. It is now a well-known and trustable platform of multinational organizations; operated in five countries: India, Saudi Arabia, UAE and Kuwait, and other Gulf countries. The main aim of her organization; is to support marginal people and the tagline of her initiative is known as ‘In The Interest of Mankind”.
She inaugurated this company to support poor Muslim women to empower their families. In Islam, earning interest from any amount is illegal; which is a major constrain in front of the Muslim community to utilize their small assets for a better life. In this connection, Dr. Nowhera Shaikh initiated her company, which provides interest-free earning sources with no Islam limitation. This is the key reason behind the successful operation of her organization.
What challenges she faced to establish her business?
But how she started her journey? Did she take a loan from any bank or any individuals? She started Madrasa Niwan at the age of 19 to provide better education to young girls. In those days, she started teaching with six students who gradually enlarge into 300 students in a very shorter duration.
Then this initial success and courage support her to start a self-help group. Later She sold her father’s property and formed Heera Group to start the gold business. She did not apply for a loan as she strongly believes the Islam.
While as per her statement; providing interest from any loan is treated as illegal in Islam; and from inside. she is an honest follower of Islam; so she ventured the alternative way to start her journey. It is not very easy to take the high risk at the age of only 25, moreover; as a female candidate its was very hard to initiate her thoughts.
But she was derived by her wisdom power to support marginal Muslims and help them; upgrade their financial status through legal ways supported by Islam and our constitution. since 2018 due to her popularity and magnificent works. So, it is the responsibility of the investors of Heera Group and every Muslim community to support Dr. Nowhera Shaikh