The inaugural ceremony of the Quranic Encyclopedia compiled by Shaykh-ul-Islam Dr Muhammad Tahir-ul-Qadri was held in Berlin, Germany. Chairman MQI Supreme Council Dr Hassan Mohi-ud-Din Qadri was the guest of honour and delivered a speech on the occasion. The office-bearers of MQI Germany and the people belonging to various walks of life attended the inaugural ceremony. Speaking on the occasion, Dr Hassan Mohi-ud-Din Qadri gave an introduction to the Encyclopedia.
Addressing the gathering of about ten thousand people, President of Federal Republic of Germany Mr. Joachim Gauck called on the people in the country, irrespective of their religion and origin, to engage for democracy and global openness."
An introductory ceremony of Minhaj Education City was held in Frankfurt on December 25. Dr Raheeq Ahmad Abbasi, Managing Director of the project, was the guest of honour at the occasion. In his briefing to the participants of the ceremony, Dr Abbasi threw light on the broad contours of the mega project. He said that Dr Muhammad Tahir-ul-Qadri decided to initiate this project so that real Islamic education compatible with the modern requirements could be imparted to the youth.