News & Events
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, 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.
Sunday, 3 July 2016On July 3, Shaykh-ul-Islam Dr Muhammad Tahir-ul-Qadri visited the women portion of Itikaf City where he addressed the huge gathering of women. Members of Minhaj Naat Council and the children of the Kids Forum warmly welcomed Dr Qadri with Nasheed. In his keynote address, Dr Tahir-ul-Qadri mentioned the sacrifices made by women workers in the revolutionary struggle. He said that the circumstances in which women are playing their role qualifies them to deserve double rewards from Allah Almighty.
Saturday, 2 July 2016The 25th annual edition of International Spiritual Gathering was organized under the banner of Minhaj-ul-Quran International to mark the 27th of Ramazan, which was presided over by Shahzada Ghous-ul-Wara Sayyid Mahmood Mohi-ud-Din Al-Qadri, Al-Gillani. Shaykh-ul-Islam Dr Muhammad Tahir-ul-Qadri delivered his special address on the occasion and led a tearful Dua. In addition to thousands of residents of Itikaf City, hundreds of thousands of people from across the country attended the gathering.
Thursday, 30 June 2016Addressing the thousands of women residents of Itikaf City, Dr Muhammad Tahir-ul-Qadri has said that women’s passion, commitment, confidence and love with religion is an announcement of their intent that they reject extremism, terrorism, orthodox thinking and ‘Takfeeri’ tendencies. He said that no terrorist, extremist and anti-Pakistan power can stop these women from the performance of their national and religious duty.
Wednesday, 29 June 2016On 29th of June, 2016 the 23rd of Ramadan commenced with the recitation of Durood-e-Pak, wakening up the mu’takifat for Tahajjud prayer. The members of the Salat-o-Sunnah committee would chant the devotion charged with love for the beloved messenger of Allah, and most politely ask the participants to rise and be with their Lord.
Wednesday, 29 June 2016The 22nd of Ramadan commenced with great blessings of Allah Almighty. Salat-o-Sunnah committee recited Durood and Kalama-e-Tawhid with great enthusiasm and awakened up the mu’takifat for the Tahajud prayer. The announcements with regard to following the Sunnah continued during Sahoor and the Mess Committee served them with food in their rooms. According to the scheduled routine, Fajr prayer was offered followed by Halqa-e-Dhikr-o-Durood in the assembly area. The mu’takifat then left for rest.
Monday, 27 June 2016The daily schedule of women Itikaf starts at Sahr time. The Salat Committee was in action according to the schedule. They woke up the ‘mu’takifat’ for Tahajud prayers. Announcements were made on public address system in this connection. Later, the Mess committee came to the fore and served Sahri to the residents of Itikaf City. This was followed by Fajr prayer, Mahfil-e-Dhikr and Halqa-e-Durood which created a very moving spiritual environment.
Saturday, 4 June 2016On Saturday, June 4th, 2016, Minhaj-ul-Quran Women League Dallas commemorated the devotion, piety, sacrifice, purity, and leadership of Sayyida Kainaat Fatima al Zahra (RadiAllahuAnha). This auspicious event was held in the ornate Uways al-Qarani auditorium of Jame’ Hasan al-Basri & Minhaj-ul-Quran Dallas. Naqibah Ashraf, pre-Law student of Cornell University, was the MC for this blessed event. The beautiful program began with the recitation of Surah al-Insan, verses 5-22 by Minhaj Youth League Coordinator, Sister Mariyah Qazi.
Tuesday, 10 May 2016Minhaj Women League (MWL) Birmingham was awarded a certificate and a plaque by Hodge Hill Girls School on 10 May 2016 at the annual school meeting. This was to show their gratitude to MWL for the annual Milad celebrations that they host. The Women League of Alum Rock, Birmingham, has been putting in a lot of effort to celebrate the ‘Mawlid’, (the birth of the Prophet Muhammad PBUH) every year for the past five years in Hodge Hill, to integrate with the wider community and also to spread the message of love of the Holy Prophet (SAW).
Thursday, 12 May 2016By the Grace of Almighty Allah, on 12th May 2016, Minhaj-ul-Quran International Women League South held a Southampton organisational visit. The gathering started with the recitation of the Holy Quran by Southampton sisters. This was followed by a narration of beautiful nasheeds of the Holy Prophet (P.B.U.H) by Sister Sehrish. Sister Rakhshanda introduced MWL South team to the gathering. Mrs Nusrat Mehmood gave an excellent speech on the blessings of holy month of Sha'aban and Ramadhan. She then described that Night of Ascension is a blessed night to ask forgiveness from Almighty Allah. She gave many related hadiths explaining the importance and preparation for Ramadhan. The speech was very inspiring.
Sunday, 29 May 2016MWL teams from the North attended a MWF training Workshop on 29 May 2016 at the MWF Office in Manchester. Sister Mussarat Hussain, MWL UK General Secretary, and Sister Rubina Raja, MWL UK Welfare Secretary, were also in attendance. Brother Adnan Sohail, MWF Projects Manager, described MWF as an international non- governmental relief and welfare organisation. He highlighted the various projects MWF is supporting in sixteen countries worldwide.
Thursday, 2 June 2016It has been a tradition of MQI to stand by the aggrieved and oppression sections of society and uphold the banner of truth. It is in line with this tradition and mission statement that a delegation of Minhaj-ul-Quran Woman League visited the Chairing Cross at The Mall to express solidarity with the nurses who have been staging sit-in for fair service structure. The delegation consisted of Zainab Arsahd, Umme Habiba, and Iqra Yousaf Jami. MWL leaders expressed solidarity with the protesters.
Saturday, 16 April 2016National training workshops were held across the UK with the aim of equipping our volunteers with the knowledge and understanding to successfully and effectively deliver for Minhaj-ul-Quran International’s lofty objectives of peace, interfaith dialogue and harmony. Due to the importance of the correct recitation of the Quran and the importance that this holds within our work, MWL- UK has been delivering online and face to face Tajweed lessons for the sisters.
Thursday, 14 April 2016Minhaj ul Quran Women League, Haripur arranged an "Organizational Training Workshop" on 14th May. Mrs. Gulshan Irshad addressed the participants and emphasized on the constitution of a strong team and strong network. Ms. Anila Ilyas explained working and aim of "Zarb-e-Amn campaign". Miss Aisha Qadri also shared her views regarding the organizational work with the team members. These training workshops are part of the peace initiative Dr Tahir-ul-Qadri launched to promote peace and harmony in the society.
Wednesday, 11 May 2016A continuous effort of MSM sisters to establish the Mustafavi setup in educational institutions has reached to "Azad Kashmir" from May 8th to the 11th May, 2016. Once again MSM sisters succeeded to establish their existence in AJK. Secretary General MSM-S Ms. Aneeta Ilyas planned the visit in collaboration with general secretary of Kashmir zone Mrs. Kalsoom Qamar.