News & Events
Wednesday, 1 July 2015On 1st of July, Sister Tasleem Kosar (President of Minhaj Women League, Sandwell) arranged a Halqa-e-Durood programme in her house in Smethwick. We held this blessed gathering at 11:30 am. Sister Zulaikha started this event with recitation of the Holy Quran. A couple of Sisters then recited some Nasheeds. After that, a talk was given to the attendees from Shaykh-ul-Islam Dr Muhammed Tahir-ul-Qadri's book called 'Roza aur itikaf ' Chapters 1 was taught by Sister Sadia, Dawah Secretary of MWL Sandwell.
Sunday, 5 July 2015Minhaj Women League (North Zone) held a family Charity Iftar Meal at the Pakistan Muslim Centre, Sheffield on the 5th of July. The aim of the fundraiser was to create awareness of the work of Minhaj Welfare Foundation (MWF) and to raise funds for the 'Water for All' and 'Aghosh Orphan Care Home' projects amongst 150 guests. Brother Abdul Kabeer was the stage secretary for the night and he opened the event by inviting Brother Yasser to commence the event with eloquent recitation of The Glorious Qur'an.
Sunday, 5 July 2015On 5th of July, Minhaj Women League (Sandwell) organised a gathering at the local mosque. The sisters called the programme 'Benefits of Ramadan' because we have entered the holy month of Ramadan and were also teaching from this book written by Shaykh-Ul-Islam Dr Tahir-ul-Qadri in Urdu. On the day our stage secretary was sister Shamila and Sister Nabila Bibi. We commenced with Tilawat which was recited by sister Aishah. Nasheeds were recited by a couple of the attendees.
Revolutionary struggle will not go in vain: Dr Tahir-ul-Qadri addresses female residents of Itikaf City
Saturday, 11 July 2015Delivering his special lecture on the holy Quran to the residents of the Itikaf City on the 24th night of Ramadan, Shaykh-ul-Islam Dr Muhammad Tahir-ul-Qadri has said that one cannot acquire the station of patience unless one has equipped oneself with conviction in veracity of one’s destination. He said that revolutionaries should have such a high level of patience during the journey of revolution that they remain unaffected and unmoved even by the mightiest of the challenges.
Saturday, 11 July 2015Addressing a mammoth gathering of female residents of Itikaf City despite his serious ailment, Shaykh-ul-Islam Dr Muhammad Tahir-ul-Qadri has said that women have laid the foundation of Mustafavi revolution by accepting martyrdom in the Model Town tragedy. He said that Islam has endowed on women equal rights and equal responsibilities like men. He said that as long as he is alive, he will continue to struggle for establishment of system of justice.
Thursday, 9 July 2015Mrs. Farah Naz, President of Minhaj Women League and the head of Itikaf committee for women, has said that thousands of women from across Pakistan as well as abroad have joined the Itikaf City zealously and with religious fervor because of Shaykh-ul-Islam Dr Muhammad Tahir-ul-Qadri’s presence this year. She said that we invite distinguished ladies belonging to all walks of life including politics, media, civil society and human rights organizations to visit Itikaf City and observe the proceedings here.
Thursday, 14 May 2015On the 14 of May 2015, Halqa-e-Durood gathering was held at the Minhaj-ul-Quran International Birmingham. This blessed gathering was hosted by Sister Rukhsana Parveen, MWL President of Alum Rock Birmingham. Quranic recitation was done beautifully by Sister Abida Mughal, MWL General Secretary of Alum Rock Birmingham. This was followed by Naat, which was recited by Sister Maaria Majeed. A group of 11 sisters and Sister Abida also read from Irfan-ul-Quran and Minhaj-us- Savi.
Wednesday, 8 July 2015Dr Muhammad Tahir-ul-Qadri expressed these views while addressing thousands of the residents of Itikaf City yesterday. It is pertinent to mention that more than 16,000 residents of Itikaf City including women listened to the keynote speech of Dr Tahir-ul-Qadri separately. Stringent security measures have been put in place in and around the Itikaf City where more than 1000 youths of Mustafvi Students Movement and Minhaj-ul-Quran Youth League are doing the security duties.
Sunday, 26 April 2015Minhaj Women League (Sandwell) organised a gathering at the local mosque to celebrate the epoch-making event of Miraj-un-Nabi (SAW). The theme of the event was ‘Philosophy of Miraj-ul-Nabi صلى الله عليه وسلم'. Shamila and Nabila Bibi conducted the proceedings of the programme. The proceedings started off with recitation of the Holy Quran recited by sister Aamina. A couple of Nasheeds were recited by a couple of the attendees.
Sunday, 28 June 2015Alhamdullilah MQI & MWL Nottingham organised an annual Iftar dinner at BMCC Masjid Ashifa on June 28, 2015. Our honourable guests were Dr Musharraf Hussain Al Azhari OBE, Qari Ajmal Shahbazi and our chief guest was Allama Haroon Abbasi Al Azhari – former student of Shaykh-ul-Islam. The programme started after Asr prayer at 7:30 pm. This was started with the Halqa-e-Darood in which 18 brothers took part.
Wednesday, 20 May 2015Mrs. Farah Naz, President of Minhaj-ul-Quran Women League, attended a two-day 25th annual International Quran Conference held in Tehran, capital of Islamic Republic of Iran. The Conference was attended by women research scholars from Lebanon, Tunisia, Iraq, Azerbaijan, Oman, Iran and Pakistan who are engaged in conducting research on the Holy Quran. The Conference has two-pronged objective; to promote efforts for understanding of the Holy Quran at individual and collective levels and to encourage the women research scholars by acknowledging their services and contributions.
Sunday, 10 May 2015By the Grace of Allah Almighty and blessings of the Holy Prophet Mohammed (SAW), Minhaj Women League UK presented the Midland Zone students with a one-day Irfan-ul-Quran course on the 10th May 2015 at the Ria Lounge Birmingham. The objective of this course was to develop a compassion for the comprehension of the Holy Quran developing the ability of reciting the Holy Quran with correct pronunciation for the 60 participants.
Sunday, 17 May 2015Another guest of the event was respected Sumaira Faisal from Belgium, President of Women European Council, who beautifully spoke about the auspicious events of Shab-e-Meraj. She shed light on the virtues of the great night and explained that Allah (SWT) performed a great miracle by blessing the Holy Prophet (SAW) with this meeting in the heavens. It was at a time when the Holy Prophet (SAW) was grief stricken due to the passing away of his beloved wife Hazrat Khadijah (RA) and his uncle Hazrat Abu Talib (RA).
Wednesday, 22 April 2015Visits to North Zone chapters by Ms. Nasreen Akhtar (North Zone UK President) and Ms. Shaila Parveen (North Zone UK General Secretary) were undertaken 22nd of April 2015. The delegations visited MWL Bradford and Halifax MWL chapters during these visits. The aim of visits was to explain the annual working plan and discuss all roles and responsibilities with office holders of these chapters. These visits were planned in view of some changes made to chapters’ roles. Questions were answered regarding MWL working during these meetings.
Monday, 27 April 2015On the 27th of April 2015, a Halqa Durood Mehfil was held at Sister Rabia Khanam’s house, who is MWL (Welfare Secretary Alum Rock Birmingham), in Alum Rock Birmingham. Sister Safeena Bi had the honour of opening the proceedings of the spiritual gathering with the recitation of the Holy Quran. She was followed by sister Sadia Ashraf who sang praises on the person of the Holy Prophet (SAW).
Monday, 20 April 2015On Monday 20th of April a Halqa-e-Durood gathering was held at Sister Shanaz's house in Smethwick. The programme started with the recitation from the Glorious Quran, followed by Nasheeds recited by a few sisters who attended. Sister Shanaz delivered a talk based on Shaykh-ul-Islam Dr Tahir-ul-Qadri's book 'Maloomate Milaad'. About 12 ladies attended this gathering. The programme finished with Dua.
Thursday, 16 April 2015On Thursday 16th April 2015, Jamia Masjid Minhaj-ul-Quran held a monthly spiritual gathering to mark ‘Giyarveen Shareef’ for young female students who attend the education centre on a daily basis. The programme began formally with recitation of the Holy Quran by Nida Ajaz, a senior student at the centre. This was followed by Qaseedah Burdah Sharif which was recited as a group by everyone. The mehfil then continued in the usual manner with praises on the Holy Prophet (SAW) in the form of Naat Sharifs.
Sunday, 22 March 2015On 22nd of March Sandwell Minhaj Women’s League organised a Giyarveen Shareef gathering at Corbett Street mosque in Smethwick. The programme started off with Tilawat which was recited by Sister Nabila, followed by nasheeds by a few sisters. On the day Sister Nabila was our stage secretary. She introduced everyone on to the stage.
Wednesday, 10 June 2015PAT Women Wing lighted candles at Liberty Square in Lahore in the memory of Shaheed Tanzila Amjad and Shazia Murtaza. The women leaders gave the gift of bangles to the Punjab Chief Minister, Rana Sanaullah, IG Punjab, DIG Operations, and police personnel who took part in Model town operation and martyred the women by firing bullets at their faces.
Sunday, 24 May 2015Addressing the demonstration, Bisma, the daughter of Shaheed Tanzeela Amjad, asked the rulers as to what her mother and aunt had done that they became deserving of their bullets. She stated emphatically that it is justice she is seeking for her Shaheed mother and Shaheed aunt. She said that if the people did not come out against oppression and brutality, they would also continue to be deprived of their mothers. Her address to the demonstration brought tears in the eyes of the participants.
“It is sufficient for somebody to be a liar that he conveys every hearsay (without inquiring into its reality) to others.” (Sahih Muslim, vol. 1, p. 10 # 5)