On the 13th of July 2014, the Women's League of Minhaj-ul-Quran Nelson hosted annual Syeda Kainat (RA) conference at the Minhaj-ul-Quran Centre in Nelson. This mehfil was hosted by Sister Saima who is the dawah secretary for the women’s league. Approximately two hundred participants in the form of women, girls and children attended the mehfil. The programme was initiated with tilawat from the Holy Quran by Sister Nasreen Saiba. And was then followed Qaseeda burda sharif and naats which were recited by several sisters who attended the mehfil.
Sister Fozia Shah was invited to do a speech which was regarding Syeda Fatima tuz zehra RA. Next Sister Nasreen (North President MWL UK) addressed the public regarding Pakistan’s corruption which motivated the public she also mentioned the work of the Minhaj Welfare Foundation. Many people were impressed and donated generously towards the cause.
At the end of the address the Umrah raffle ticket was drawn from the bucket and the mehfil was concluded with invoking greetings and salutations on the Holy Prophet (S.A.W) followed by dua. Nayaaz was distributed to the attendees and a book stall set up with various books in English and Urdu for attendees to purchase.
Report by: MWL Media team UK