News & Events
Monday, 5 October 2015Sister Nasreen Akhtar (Dawah Secretary) commenced with peaceful recitation of the Glorious Quran. This was then followed by Durood Sharif which was recited for around 30-40 minutes by all the attendees. The amount of Durood Sharif read each week is recorded and passed on at an international level by Sister Nasreen Akhtar.
Monday, 7 September 2015On the 7Th Of September MWL Halifax held a Halqaat e Durood gatheirng at the MWL Halifax centre. Once all the ladies had gathered, the participants began to recite Durood Sharif and Alhamdulillah managed to accumulate a total of 5700. Then Sister Nahid, president of MWL Halifax, read an extract from the Minhaj ul Savi and with that she also narrated and translated some portion from the Holy Quran.
Sunday, 16 August 2015By the grace of Allah Almighty a Syeda Kainat (RA) Conference for women was organised by Minhaj -ul-Quran Women League Nelson on the 16th August 2015 at Minhaj-ul-Quran centre, Carr Road, Nelson. Women and children were present from all parts of the community including Nelson, surrounding towns of Brier field and Burnley. Amongst those who attended were distinguished guests such as Sister Nasreen Akhtar (MWL President North Zone), Sister Naila and local Naat Khwaans.
Saturday, 1 August 2015Minhaj Women League Tinsley, Sheffield, organized a Halqa-e-Durood sessions during the whole month of Ramazan. A large number of women attended these sessions held at Tinsley, Islam Centre. The proceedings for the Halqa-e-Durood were opened by Sister Nasreen Akhtar (Dawah Secretary) with recitation of the Glorious Qur'an. This was then followed by Darood Sharif which was recited for around 30-40 minutes by all the attendees.
Friday, 14 August 2015Sister Khalda Khan (President MWL Tinsley) organised a small event to mark the 68th Independence Day of Pakistan. The event, which was held under the banner of Minhaj Women League Tinsley, Sheffield, began with the recitation of Dr Allama Iqbal's Dua. This was followed by Sister Khalida speaking about Pakistan and its rich history. After her talk, Sister Ayesha Mirza (General Secretary MWL Tinsley.) and Sister Sajida Begum (Finance Secretary MWL Tinsley) asked the audience questions about Pakistan and the freedom movement.
Tuesday, 1 September 2015With blessings of Allah SWT, we have successfully been holding gatherings for Durood recitation over a year now. Recently we changed the day from Monday to Thursday. We hold the gatherings at different members’ homes alternatively and Alhamdulillah we have always at least 8-10 people every week and sometimes even more.
Sunday, 6 September 2015On a pleasant summer afternoon MYL-S Birmingham hit Chamberlain Square to spread some love and joy into their city. The aim was to get as many participants to write a simple yet powerful message about peace and anti-terrorism. People from all walks of life gathered around the humble display and jotted down their thoughts on post-stick notes. Some even held their message proudly whilst taking a Polaroid picture!
Monday, 7 September 2015Minhaj ul Quran Women League London held a workshop with the Metropolitan Police on the issue of Internet safety on September 7th at the Minhaj ul Quran centre London. As we are aware the Internet offers a lot of freedom and this can lead some people to behave in a manner which they would normally not behave in public. Social networking websites and Apps such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Viber, MySpace and snapchat have become increasingly popular.
Thursday, 27 August 2015On Thursday 27th August 2015 Minhaj-ul-Quran International Women League London visited Daken House Nursing Home in Newham to spend sometime in the company of the elderly as well as patients with mental health problems. The members of the Women League support local causes in the community. This particular project was chosen as it had been recently highlighted that many of the patients at the care homes miss their families and friends at times of festivals like Eid, Christmas, and Diwali etc.
Sunday, 30 August 2015The stage secretaries of the program were Sister Amina Rasheed and Sister Sanam who started the event by inviting Sister Laraib Asghar to commence the program with the recitation of the Irfan-ul-Qur’an. Later, Sister Asifa blessed the ceremony by reciting Naat-e-Rasool Saw. To take the program forward, Minhaj Sister League entertained the audience by singing the national song.
Wednesday, 24 June 2015Halqa-e-Darood gatherings were held by MWL Burnley throughout Ramadan. The sisters gathered on the 24th of June 2015, for one of their weekly circles. The importance of Ramadan and how to benefit from this Holy month were highlighted throughout this blessed month. The Mehfil was initiated with heart touching recitation of the Holy Quran with translation by Sister Aaiza Iqbal (Youth League Burnley).
Wednesday, 17 June 2015The Ghyarveen Sharif Mehfil took place at MQI Manchester on 17th of June, organised by MWL Manchester. Sister Saima Hussain opened the gathering by inviting Sister Tayyeba Hussain to recite from The Glorious Quran. A beautiful Hamd was recited by Sister Saba Asif to praise the Almighty. To follow on from this a series of melodious Nasheeds were recited in the praise of our Beloved Prophet (may Allah's peace and blessing be upon him) by Sister Abida Bibi, Sister Rifat Kamran, and Sister Shahzada and Sister Hanna.
Friday, 24 July 2015On the 24th of July 2015, Minhaj-ul-Quran held parents’ evening providing teachers with an opportunity to talk to them about the progress of their children in Quran studies. Minhaj-ul-Quran Women League of Alum Rock Birmingham decided to combine this with a fund raising day so that children could enjoy themselves with food stalls as well as a bouncy castle. All participants enjoyed the event fully.
Thursday, 13 August 2015By the Grace of Allah Almighty and through the blessings of the Holy Prophet (peace & blessings be upon him) Minhaj Women League (Stepps) held its monthly Halqa-e-Durood in Bishopbriggs on the 13th August 2015. The programme started with a beautiful recitation of the Holy Quran by sister Nusrat, followed by recitation of Nasheeds in the blessed court of the Holy Prophet (peace & blessings be upon him) by sisters Noshela Ali and Ghuzala Munir.
Sunday, 23 August 2015The central leaders of Minhaj-ul-Quran Women League undertook visits to various cities of Punjab and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa from August 16 to August 21. The MWL leaders namely Mrs. Farah Naz, Anam Riaz, and Saadia Hafeez visited Rawalpindi, Islamabad, Gujar Khan, Kamra, Attock, Wah Cantt., Taxila, Pindi Gheb, Hazro, Hassan Abdal, Fateh Jang, Abbottabad, Mansehra, Havelian, Haripur, Nowshera and Peshawar.
Saturday, 4 July 2015On the 4 July 2015 the Minhaj-ul-Quran Women League of Alum Rock Birmingham held its monthly programme in the Minhaj-ul-Quran Birmingham on Naseby Road with the blessing of Allah (SWT) and His Beloved Prophet Muhammad (SAW). Tilawat was done by young Sister Nafeesa Bint Wajid followed by Naats by Sister Ummi Habiba Majid, Sister Shaheen Akhter MWL (Media Secretary of Alum Rock Birmingham) and Sister Abida Mughal MWL (General Secretary of Alum Rock Birmingham).
Friday, 10 July 2015A weekly Halqa-e-Ramadhan was held on the 10th of July 2015 at Minhaj -ul-Quran Centre, Carr Road, Nelson. The programme commenced with a melodious recitation of Darood Sharif in congregation to bestow blessing on our Beloved Prophet Muhammad (SAW). Darood Sharif was followed by the recitation of a few verses from Qaseedah Burdah Sharif in congregation.
Friday, 10 July 2015Police Officer Michael Smith and Lady Constable Rukhsana Hussain visited the office of Minhaj ul Quran Northampton, UK on the 10th of July 2015. The guests were welcomed by President MQI Northampton Allama Saif ul Azam, Nazim Dawa Allama Nazakat Hussain, Councillor Ch. Iftikhar and Fiaz Ahmed.
Tuesday, 30 June 2015Alhamdulillah in the month of June Minhaj-ul-Quran Women League (Accrington chapter) held four Durood shareef sessions. Two of these were held in the holy month of Ramadan. The Ramadan gatherings turned out to be very successful with a large of number of women attending them. The speakers talked about the importance of the holy month throwing light on how fasting can help us get purification of heart.
Monday, 29 June 2015During the week commencing on the 29th of June 2015, Minhaj Women League (Alum Rock Birmingham) held ‘Halaqa-e-Durood’ sessions at three different houses of the sisters in a span of one week. The proceedings of these sessions began with recitation of Durood for about 20 minutes followed by the Qur’anic recitation, Naat, Hadith, and exegesis of Irfan-ul-Quran.