Valabhai M Nazarali
|Count Valabhai M Nazarali|
|Place of birth||Dar es Salaam|
|Country of birth|| Tanzania
|Place of longest stay|| Dar es Salaam
|Family tree||click here|
|Full name||M Nazarali|
|Full name||Wali Nazarali|
|Full name||Shirin V.M Nazarali|
"In 1905 the Ismailis, with a donation from V. Nazerali, established a library in Zanzibar, and subsequently they built libraries wherever they formed a sizeable community.
The Rise And Fall of Philanthropy in East Africa- The Asian Connection by Robert G. Gregory (pg 103)
"In 1905 three businessmen-V. Nazerali, Alnoor Kassum, and Patalai Vellani-pooled their resources to build the first lsmaili School and Library in Zanzibar."
The Rise And Fall of Philanthropy in East Africa- The Asian Connection by Robert G. Gregory (pg. 114) S G Mehta interview
Photos Courtesy of Shaukat A. Jaffer of Minnesota