Minhaj-ul-Quran International, Walsall held a “Shab-e-Baidari” Mehfil on 4th of July to give an opportunity to the local community to seek repentance and experience spiritual enlightenment and gains.
The people started coming right before maghrib prayer which shows their confidence on Minhaj-ul-Quran being the right place for their spiritual thirst. Allama ali akbar, the Director of Minhaj-ul-quran , Walsall advised the people to read Awwabeen and other optional prayers. He also talked about the benefits of reading the optional prayer in the light of Ahadith.
After Reading Nawafil, the people were asked to send greetings upon beloved Prophet (peace and blessings be upon him) in group for 20 minutes.
Mehfil-e-Naat started with Recitation of Quran, Haider Ali, an Ex-student of Tehfeez-ul-Quran College (Pakistan) recited Sura Duha in his melodious voice. The mosque echoed with the beautiful phrases with Subhan Allah , Masha allah and Barak allah. It was worth listening to him.
Many Notable Naat Khawn , Brother Shakeel (President MQI,Walsall), Brother Faiz and Ali Ikram Hamdani read the naat , and tuned up the people emotionally . Allama Ali akbar told the audience how the Holy Prophet (peace and blessings be upon him) used to give an opportunity to Hazrat Hassan bin Thabit to read the Naat.
Abu Adam Al-Shirazi president (MPIC) gave a beautiful talk on objectives of Minhaj-ul-Quran and how we should try to restore and strengthen our relation with Allah almighty, His beloved Prophet (peace and blessings be upon him) , and establish our link with Quran anjd Sunnah and build the identity of Muslim Ummah.
Allama Sajid Hussain , a graduate from Bhaira Shareef also shed light on the importance of seeking forgiveness and repentence in the court of allah Subhana hu wa taala. After His speech, Qari Wajid Mehmood, the Imam, MQI,Walsall led Salatus-tasbih” and followed by dua by allama Ali Akbar full of tears and commitments. The people left for the homes after fajr prayer with tears in their eyes and with new and better commitments as aMuslim in coming life.