News & Events
Sunday, 25 December 2016On the 25th of December 2016, by the Grace and the Blessings of Almighty Allah and the Holy Prophet Muhammad (Peace and Blessings be upon Him), Minhaj Sister League (MSL) organised an event named « New Year Resolutions in the light of the Sira of Holy Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) » at Minhaj-ul-Quran, La Courneuve.
Thursday, 5 January 2017PAT Chairman Dr Muhammad Tahir-ul-Qadri has congratulated the office bearers and workers of Minhaj Women League on its 29th foundation day. He said that women belonging to MWL rendered wonderful services in the fields of education, moral training and human service in a short span of time. He said that they also played their full role in standing up to oppressive system and eliminating social evils in addition to spreading light of knowledge. He said that the political role of the women during the sit-in of 2014 is a golden chapter in the annals of the country’s history on which they can rightly take pride in.
Saturday, 3 December 2016On the 3rd of December 2016, Minhaj Women League Demark held their great annual conference at Valby center to celebrate Milaad-un-Nabi (peace and blessings be upon him). The event was attended by a large amount of sisters and children from Copenhagen and the surrounding areas.
Sunday, 4 December 2016On the 4th of December 2016, by the Grace of Almighty Allah and the Holy Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessings be upon him), for the first time in France’s history, a Mawlid-un-Nabi (peace and blessings be upon him) gathering was organized under the aegis of Minhaj Sister League at Minhaj-ul-Quran, La Courneuve. This event was sponsored by Minhaj Welfare France and it was held under the leadership and supervision of Sister Rehana Altaf, President Minhaj Sister League and her entire team.
Friday, 30 September 2016Minhaj Sisters London organised a small gathering with Alima Faiza Qadri (who is currently based in Dallas, working for MQI). The topic of the gathering was Sisterhood. The session began with the beautiful recitation of the Holy Quran and Durood upon the Prophet ﷺ recited by Hafisa Amina Hussain (student of MQI). Sister Khadijah Atkinson hosted this session with an ice breaker whereby sisters introduced themselves to each other with a short description after which Detective Chief Inspector Shabnam Choudry gave a short message on sisterhood...
Thursday, 8 December 2016Addressing the oath-taking ceremony of the Minhaj Women League at the central secretariat, PAT Chairman Dr Muhammad Tahir-ul-Qadri has said that the Panama leaks issue will die its own death. He said that if the proposal for establishment of the commission was accepted, it would be nothing less than a political suicide.
Monday, 10 October 2016Minhaj-ul-Quran Sisters London would like to thank Southampton MWL for inviting its members to participate in this year’s Muharram Programme. Khadijah delivered a passionate talk on some basics of Muharram and shared some important facts around the great Sayindina Fatima (RA) and Sayindina Hussain (RA). She ended with a message from Shaykh-ul-Islam around the importance and significance of this sacred month.
Sunday, 16 October 2016The historic tragedy of Karbala and the selfless sacrifices made by Imam Hussain (AS) and the blessed family members of the Holy Prophet (SAW) holds many valuable lessons for the Muslim nation. It is needless to say that Sayyida Zaynab (AS) is one of the pivotal personalities whose courage, integrity and steadfastness during this tragedy, has set a great example for Muslim women.
Tuesday, 6 December 2016Classes are being held every Sunday since September 2015 that are taught by Allama Hassan Mir Qadri. Minhaj-us-Sawi written by Shaykh-ul-slam Dr Muhammad Tahir-ul-Qadri, was taught to the attendees. Mash’Allah, the number of sisters who attended the class was more than 50. They were amazed by the way that Allama Hassan Mir teaches: every sister can understand even if she doesn’t speak Urdu well.
Sunday, 20 November 2016The Minhaj Women’s League Rotterdam (Netherlands) held a special program about ‘Salah’ on the 20th of November 2016. There were around 90 women who attended this program to benefit from the knowledge that was shared by our special guest. The special guest of this program was Mrs. Sumaira Faisal who gave a lecture about ‘The Philosophy of Salah’.
Wednesday, 19 October 2016The Macmillan tea party was a wonderful afternoon with a great selection of cakes and deserts and insightful talks from a few individuals and also Doctor Farrakh. Over £420 was raised on the day. There was a bake off where brother Muzammel came in first place but donated his prize to the MYL brothers who won 2 tickets to an ice hockey game. Sister Aneesa won an afternoon tea for 2 in Central London with her impressive cheesecake.
Friday, 25 November 2016Mrs. Ghazala Hassan Qadri, daughter in law of PAT Chairman Dr Muhammad Tahir-ul-Qadri and the wife of Dr Hassan Mohi-ud-Din Qadri, has completed her PhD from University of Birmingham. The thesis of her PhD was on ‘A Muslim Woman’s Right to a Khulʿ in Pakistan: Marital Relief or Marital Gain?’. After acceptance of the research thesis, PhD degree was awarded to her. Dr Tahir-ul-Qadri and senior leaders of PAT have congratulated Mrs. Ghazala Hassan Qadri on completion of her PhD.
Friday, 9 September 2016By the Grace of Almighty Allah (SWT) and His Beloved Prophet (peace and blessings be upon him) Minhaj Sisters League (The Hague, Netherlands) organized a Chaand Raat. For the very first time, MSL organized a Chaand Raat. This event took place two days before Eid-ul Adha on Friday, 9th of September. The program started with recitation of Quranic verses and nasheed together. The participants took the opportunity to discuss the Niyah/intention behind the concept of chaand Raat and Eid-ul-Adha.
Saturday, 12 November 2016As the winter set in, Minhaj Sisters League organised a food distribution on Nov 12 with the collaboration of MWF France. More than 120 meals were packed in the MQI Centre La Courneuve. One meal was consisted of chicken rice (cooked on same day) and a drink. After packing the food, MSL participants went to Paris and its surroundings in order to distribute it amongst homeless and bring a human heat and smile for them.
Sunday, 23 October 2016On the 23rd of October 2016, Minhaj Women League (Rotterdam, Netherlands) held the event to commemorate the sacrifices by the Martyrs of Karbala and to spread the message of Karbala. About eighty women and sisters attended this program and benefitted from the knowledge shared by the speakers in the spiritual program. The chief highlight of the even was a lecture by Mrs. Sumaira Faisal on the subject of “The Message of Karbala”.
Saturday, 8 October 2016By the Grace of Almighty Allah SWT and His Beloved Holy Prophet (SAW), on Saturday 8th Oct 2016, MWL South held a mehfil in respect of Muharram at Madina Mosque, Southampton, which was attended by 100 Sisters. The mehfil started with a beautiful recitation of the Holy Quran with Urdu translation by Sister Yasmin Saboor (MWL Southampton President). The English translation of the same verses was then presented by Sister Rakhshanda Kanwal (MWL South General Secretary).
Sunday, 2 October 2016Alhamdulillah by the grace of Allah, another blessed Muharram gathering was held on the 2nd of October 2016 by the Women League of Alum Rock at Minhaj-ul- Quran Naseby Road Birmingham. This program was hosted by Sister Rukhsana Iqbal MWL (Dawah Secretary of Alum Rock Birmingham) who invited Sister Shaheena MWL (President of Hall Green Birmingham) for Tilawat, followed by Durood Shareef.
Saturday, 1 October 2016Minhaj Women League (Ashton) arranged a workshop and seminar under the Peace Education Programme on the subject of Peace & Counter Extremism. The event was arranged at the ACM Community Centre, which is within the complex of the recently built Ashton Central Mosque. Attendance was open to all and the workshop was arranged to allow some initial discussion and thoughts on identifying extremism and clarifying how this has no connection whatsoever with Islam.
Thursday, 29 September 2016On the 29th of September, MWL Brierfield held their weekly Halqa-e-Durood mehfil. Many sisters were in attendance. The mehfil started with everyone sending Durood on our beloved Prophet Hazrat Muhammad (SAWW). The mehfil progressed with Sister Asia (MWL Brierfield Dawah Secretary) praying verses from chapter 1 of the Quran, a continuation from the previous week followed by translation in Urdu from Irfan-ul-Quran.
Friday, 30 September 2016With the grace of Allah (SWT) and His Messenger Prophet Muhammad (PBUH), on the 30th of September 2016; Minhaj-ul-Quran Women League of Alum Rock Birmingham took part in a Macmillan Coffee morning to raise money for cancer research. This was organized by MWL Alum Rock and by Sister Rehana Ishtiaqe at a local primary school in Stechford Birmingham and also in Bordesley Green East Nursery Centre.