A prayer ceremony was organized as part of celebrations marking the 69th birthday of Shaykh-ul-Islam Dr Muhammad Tahir-ul-Qadri at the central secretariat after Isha prayers on Feb 19. MQI President Dr Hussain Mohi-ud-Din Qadri presided over the ceremony. Shaykh-ul-Islam Dr Muhammad Tahir-ul-Qadri attended the programme through video link. It consisted of recitation of the Holy Quran, Naat and singing of Qawwalis. Renowned Qawwal Sher Ali & Mehr Ali performed on the occasion and mesmerized the audience with his melodious voice.
Today, a special ceremony marking the 69th birthday of Shaykh-ul-Islam Dr. Muhammad Tahir-ul-Qadri was held in Minhaj College for Women with traditional thrill and excitement. In this birthday ceremony, students of the College arranged a pictorial gallery and books exhibition to pay tributes to his 69th years of achievements regarding education, amazing scholarly services, and marvelous contributions in several fields.
The 25th Collective Marriages ceremony was held in Rawalpindi under the banner of the Minhaj Welfare Foundation in which 7 couples tied the knot. MWF Director Syed Amjad Ali Shah was the chief guest on the occasion. Addressing the ceremony, Syed Amjad Ali Shah congratulated the newly married couples and their families. He said the service of deserving humanity is the best form of worship. He said Dr Tahir-ul-Qadri has been making important contributions to different fields, stating that his services are worthy of emulation.
In a short meeting Mr. Maio appreciated the role of Minhaj-ul-Quran Carpi in social and cultural development of Pakistani community in the region and efforts for the promotion of peace, integration and interfaith dialogue. Dr. Hassan also appreciated the delegation for facilitating the expansion of Minhaj-ul-Quran Carpi Islamic Center and expressed will to expand the collaboration in order to promote peace and harmony between the two communities.