MWL celebrates birth anniversary of Dr Tahir-ul-Qadri
Minhaj-ul-Quran Women League, as part of 4-day long birthday celebrations, paid rich tribute to the dynamic, determined and successful efforts of Shaykh-ul-Islam Dr Muhammad Tahir-ul-Qadri on 18 February. The ceremony started with Tilawat of the holy Quran. Majeed Ayesha Qadri had the honor of reciting Naat. Secretary General MWL Afnaan Baber presented the welcome note in which she thanked the participants for their time and participation.
Mrs. Fizza Hussain Mohi-ud-Din Qadri was the chief guest in the programme as well as a keynote speaker. Prominent people belonging to different walks of life attended the ceremony and expressed their views about Shaykh-ul-Islam.
Speaking on the occasion, Director Ori Flame, Arsla Faris, said that Dr Qadri is the only Muslim scholar who inspired her and by reading his eminent works she discovered that a woman in Islam is so powerful that she not only empowers her house but with her dedication and intelligence can also strengthen the society.
Dean of IT department Mrs Samreen Akhtar said that being a member of Minhaj University she discovered that Minhaj-ul-Quran International's organizational and educational setup is broad-based and effective. Educationist Mrs. Lubna Hashmi admired the time management effect in the personality of Shaykh-ul-Islam. She said that it is hard to find so many qualities as she found in person of Shaykh-ul-Islam.
Mrs. Major Raheela Saeed, chairperson of IBL NGO, in her talk, threw light on the challenges of working women and the solutions IBL is providing. She said that Dr Qadri is a source of inspiration to her for developing the ideological basis for her social work.
Addressing the Quaid day ceremony, Mrs. Fizza Hussain Qadri said that we express our gratitude to Allah Almighty Who endowed on us the great blessing in the person of Shaykh-ul-Islam in the present age marked by mischief and turmoil. She said that personality of Shaykh-ul-Islam is incarnation of peace and peace and each and every word he utters paves the way for the spring of love, peace, compassion and harmony. She said that there is no doubt he is fulfilling the responsibility of reviving the faith. She said that Dr Qadri is an ideal for the coming generations and his thoughts and work will continue to guide them for centuries to come. She said that Shaykh-ul-Islam has a thorough understanding of the challenges the Muslim world is facing and has the ability to overcome them. She said that both the Arab and non-Arab worlds are justified to take pride on his person.
The speakers collectively appreciated the efforts and services of Minhaj-ul-Quran for the betterment of the society. President MWL Ms. Farah Naz presented the vote of thanks to audience for their esteemed presence at the event. At the end, respected Fizza Hussain Qadri along with the guests cut the cake and prayed for the healthy and long life of Dr Tahir-ul-Qadri.