Shahadat e Imam Hussain Conference was held on 15th of September by Minhaj ul Quran Women League (MWL) London at the MQI London centre.
The programme was hosted by sister Zarida Shafiq. The event started with beautiful Quranic recitation by sister Fatima, following this many sisters participated by reading heart-warming nasheeds and manqabats.
Hafiza Sadia Mehmood spoke in English and in great depth about Hazrat Zainab and the event which took place at karbala.
The guest of Honour Mrs. Musarat Hussain (President Minhaj ul Quran Women League UK) delivered an Urdu speech regarding the characteristic of Hazrat Zainab (RA) and Hazrat Fatima(RA). She explained in great detail how Hazrat zainab (RA) stood bravely in front of the Yazeed. This also brought home the significance of role women played in each key moment in the history of Islam.
Ustaza Fatima Mash’hadi delivered an Urdu speech regarding Shahadat e Imam Hussain. She explained Hazrat Imam Hussain (RA) received 33 arrows wounds and 34 sword wounds. This emotional event left everyone in tears and contemplation.
The event was concluded with salaam upon the beloved Prophet Muhammad (peace and Blessing Upon Him) and a heartfelt Dua. Food was served to all the attendees at the end.