News & Events
Thursday, 15 September 2016Minhaj Sisters Midland held their first meeting in Walsall Minhaj-ul-Quran Centre on Sunday 4th September 2016. This was the first meeting held after the restructuring of Muslim Youth League-S to Minhaj Sisters by Shaykh-ul-Islam Dr Muhammad Tahir-ul-Qadri in the meeting with Ghazala Hassan Mohi-ud-Din Qadri in August.
The meeting began with the recitation of the holy Quran by sister Tanzeem followed by the Qaseeda Burda and a beautiful Naat by sister Aleena.
Monday, 15 August 2016By the grace of Almighty Allah and the Blessings of our Beloved Prophet (PBUH) MWL Rotherham held their weekly Halqa-e-Durood. The programme commenced with recitation of Durood shareef to honour our Beloved Prophet (PBUH) by all the sisters present. This was followed by recitation of the Irfan ul Quran with translation by Sister Shaheena Akhtar, MWL Rotherham President. She also gave a short statement on a speech by His Eminence Shaykh ul Islam Dr Muhammad Tahir-ul-Qadri.
Sunday, 14 August 2016On Sunday 14th August 2016, Minhaj Women League UK Bradford played host to the Annual Durood Sharif gathering and this year’s Independence Day celebrations were combined. The Mehfil began with the blessed recitation of the Holy Quran before shortly engaging the audience in sending Durood upon the Beloved Prophet (SAW). The first segment of the gathering consisted of praising the Beloved (SAW) with various members of the audience coming forth to recite their praises.
Sunday, 14 August 2016Alhamdulillah by the grace of Allah Subhan Wa Ta’ala and His Messenger Prophet Muhammad (PBUH), another beautiful and blessed gathering to celebrate Pakistan’s Independence Day was held on the 14th August 2016 by the Women League of Alum Rock at the Minhaj-ul-Quran Centre, Birmingham. The program was hosted by Rabia Khanam, MWL Alum Rock, Birmingham President. The young Hiba was invited to do a beautiful recitation of the Holy Quran. The Nasheed group 'Pearls of Minhaj' were invited to come along and participate in the Pakistan’s Independence Day celebrations.
Tuesday, 9 August 2016A Family Fun Day was held on the 9th August 2016 at Hodge House in Nelson from 12 pm to 5 pm. The family event was organised by Minhaj- ul- Quran Women League Nelson and was promoted through advertisement on the radio, distribution of leaflets across Nelson, posters, via whatsapp, as well as by word of mouth. A great deal of organisation went into the arrangement of various activities and stalls to keep children entertained such as bouncy castle, football, face painting, henna, candy floss, chocolate fountain, toy stall and sweet and drinks stall.
Sunday, 14 August 2016Alhamdulillah by the grace of Allah, a beautiful and blessed gathering was held on the 7th August 2016 by the Women League of Alum Rock in Minhaj-ul-Quran Birmingham. The program was hosted by Sister Rukhsana Iqbal MWL (Dawah Secretary of Alum Rock Birmingham). The programme started with Quranic recitation and a Naat shareef by Sister Shaheen Akhter MWL (Media Secretary of Alum Rock Birmingham.
Sunday, 17 July 2016On Sunday 17 of July, Minhaj Women League UK held a Women Empowerment Conference in the presence of Shaykh-ul-Islam Dr Tahir-ul-Qadri. The conference was held in Walsall, West Midlands and was attended by hundreds of members. Members of Minhaj Naat Council warmly welcomed Dr Qadri with a beautiful Nasheed. This was followed by the Dawah Secretary Lubna Hashmi presenting the welcome note. Then, the North Zone President Mrs Nasreen Akhtar, Midlands Zone General Secretary Mrs Noshaza Hussain and South Zone General Secretary Mrs Rakhshanda Kanwal introduced their teams and gave a brief presentation of their work over past 3 year.
Wednesday, 17 August 2016On 17th August 2016 at the Tinsley Islam Centre, Sheffield more than three hundred ladies attended an event held under the banner of MWL to mark the Independence Day. There were fun, games, activities for all. Pakistan Independence Day is a landmark celebration which was celebrated with traditional fervor. The money raised from the event went to the local centre in which we hold our weekly Halqat-e-Durood.
Monday, 29 August 2016By the grace of Almighty Allah, Minhaj Women League Nelson organised its first Pakistan Independence Day Celebrations. The exciting event that touched the hearts of around 200 Pakistani women and children in the audience and was held at Silverman Hall Nelson on the 29th of August 2016. Stalls offering food, sweets, drinks, mendhi, face painting and a raffle stall were put up for the enjoyment of the attendees.
Thursday, 1 September 2016MWL Halifax held its weekly Halqa-e-Durood gathering at the Minhaj-ul-Quran centre in Halifax, which was attended by around 12 sisters. The event began with everyone reading Durood Shareef. Sister Rubina (MWL Halifax Dawah Secretary) recited from the Irfan-ul-Quran with translation in Urdu. This was really beneficial for all of us as we could comprehend what was recited.
Saturday, 1 October 2016Minhaj Women League Manchester, a dynamic branch of Minhaj-ul-Quran International, organised a Peace and Counter-Extremism Workshop on the 1st of October at the Minhaj Welfare Office, Manchester. The keynote Speakers were Dr Zahid Iqbal, Peace Education Programme President and Brother Rafiq Ahmed Coordinator of Community Projects.
Tuesday, 27 September 2016On the 27th of September 2016, a combined Halqa-e-Durood Mehfil and Eid Milan Party was organised by MWL Huddersfield at Sister Sidra’s residence, who is MWL Huddersfield President. Many sisters from the local community attended and enjoyed the celebrations. Sister Haleema, who is a teacher in the local Ghausia Mosque attended this blessed gathering.
Friday, 7 October 2016A seminar on the life and personality of Sayyida Zaynab (AS) was held at the central secretariat with the collaboration of Minhaj-ul-Quran Women League and Khana-e-Farhang Iran. Central MWL President Farah Naz presided over the seminar, whereas Mrs. Bani Asadi and Mrs. Akbar Barkhordari from Iran were the guests of honour. Former Federal Minister Dr Firdous Ashiq Awan, PML-Q leader Amina Ulfat, MPA Saadia Sohail Rana, Imamia Student leader Sajeela Moazzam, Sameena Ahmad, Dr Samar Fatima and other women leaders attended the seminar.
Saturday, 11 June 2016By the Grace of Almighty Allah (SWT) and his Beloved Prophet (peace and blessings be upon him), Minhaj Sisters and Women League (The Hague, Netherlands) organized its annual Fatima al-Zahra (R.A) conference, which was especially arranged for the youth sisters and mothers. The session took place on the 11th of June 2016 in the blessed month of Ramadan.
Saturday, 16 April 2016A training workshop was held on the 16th April 2016 by Minhaj Women League North Zone for their twenty one chapters. The aim of the event was to elaborate on Minhaj-ul-Quran as a worldwide organisation and to carry out assessments for the Essential's of Islam Course run by MWL UK. The keynote speaker was Sister Fatima Mash'hadi MWL UK President, speakers in attendance were Sister Mussarat Hussain MWL UK General Secretary, Sister Lubna Hashmi MWL UK Dawah Secretary and Sister Nusrat Mehmood MWL South President and Sister Mamoona Fatima MYL UK.
Saturday, 18 June 2016On the 13th Ramadhan, Saturday 18th June 2016, Minhaj Ul Quran Women League, (Valby), organized a conference in the memory of Syeda Fatima Zahra (RA). The gathering was attended by a large number of ladies and children from the surrounding areas. The programme began in the usual manner with the recitation of the Holy Quran, which was done by a young student of Minhaj-ul-Quran, Zoyah Ali and Mubashir Zaheer Ahmed. Hamd Sharif was recited by Shabana Ahmed whilst Romana Kiani and Aishah Iram Ahmed all recited praises on the Holy Prophet Muhammad (SAW).
Saturday, 18 June 2016On Saturday 18 June 2016, Minhaj Women League UK, Bradford, organised an Iftar party in collaboration with Minhaj Welfare Foundation (MWF), in aid of raising funds for hand pumps in poor countries and the Aghosh Orphan home in Pakistan. The event began with brother Adnan Sohail introducing the purpose of the gathering before inviting Hafiz Mudassar Raja to bless the gathering with the recitation of the Holy Qur'an. Various brothers, including Nasir Karim, then recited the praise of the Beloved Prophet (SAW).
Saturday, 25 June 2016Minhaj Women League Sheffield in collaboration with Minhaj Welfare Foundation (MWF) organised a family Iftar Party fundraising event. The event started with the recitation of the Holy Qur'an by Hafiz Akeel from Ashton and this was followed by a beautiful Nasheed by Sister Humaira Tabassum from Sheffield. It was an evening of entertainment for the whole family with Nasheed performances by young Nasheed artists, Nasir Kareem from Bradford and Shahbaz Hassan Qadri from Ashton.
Monday, 18 July 2016On Saturday 18 June, Minhaj-ul-Quran Women League Halifax organised a fundraising workshop at Queens Road Neighbourhood Centre, Halifax. Present were Adnan Sohail (project manager), Tahseen Khalid and Ahsan Khan from Minhaj Welfare Foundation (MWF). Ms. Nasreen, president of MWL North, was also in attendance.
Monday, 18 July 2016Addressing the Women Empowerment Conference in Al-Murad Hall in Birmingham, PAT Chairman Dr Muhammad Tahir-ul-Qadri has said that there is no difference between the terrorists and those who oppose women’s education and progress. He said that barring women from education is crime against humanity, which is neither acceptable to Islam nor to any law or Constitution. He said that waging a struggle against orthodox and extremist anti-women thought has become inevitable.