Annual Gyarveen Shareef mehfil, organised by MWL Nelson

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The mehfil was held on Sunday the 23rd of February and was presented by Nasreen Akhtar and Tahira Basharat The mehfil commenced with Tilawate Quraan by sister Nasreen who is a teacher at Minhaj-ul-Quran Nelson.

Following this students of the mosque prayed Qasida Burda Shareef. After this, a few  naats, nasheeds and manqabats were prayed by women and girls. To end the mehfil there was a speech by Sister Saima on the topic of  Shaan e Awliya. Nasreen Akhtar, President of the North Zone MWL, then spoke on the mission of Minhaj Ul Quran and introduced the new set of three books, 'Islam on Mercy and Compassion', 'Muhammad the Merciful' and 'Mawlid Un Nabi SAW',  a stall of these books was set up, which led to a few sets being sold. Aside from this, 60 sets of these books have been sold by MWL Nelson. MWL Nelson also gifted two women, who became new members, during the mehfil, with books by Qibla Huzoor. Salaam and Dua then took place. The Dua was prayed by Nasreen Naeem and then food was served. There were approximately 200 women who attended the mehfil.

Report by: MWL Nelson