By the Grace of Allah (SWT), the 2014 Madinah and Bab course has commenced and is in full swing as participants have already settled in comfortably, made friends, and have engrossed themselves in the spiritual experience that they have embarked on.
Posted on Thu, 2014-08-14 09:31
Our day started with Fajr Namaz then taken through an insightful session on some verses of the Holy Quran by Shaykh Kumail Rajani. It has become our norm to recite some verses immediately after Fajr.
After breakfast, we went through class sessions which took us till about half an hour till Dhuhr prayers. We then had lunch. This was followed by reflection session where we were asked to give our opinion on gender segregation. Most of the participants gave out similar opinions.
Today is a day that we all have been looking forward to. In the afternoon we all went to play football at a nearby ground and we had plenty of fun!
After Ishaa prayers we were privileged to meet Ayatullah Ibrahim Amin. He advised us to spend our youthful time and energy in the service of Allah (SWT). Ayatullah Ibrahim Amin acknowledged the challenges we are going through, especially the challenges on social media etc., however he advised us to stay firm on the right path and to maintain our principles. He reminded us that we are the soldiers of Islam and therefore the community is in need of us.
After performing the Ziyarat of Lady Masuma, we went to Bama Restaurant for dinner followed by ice cream afterwards. Alhamdulillah, it is a day well spent!
Written by: Muhammad Darver Malik from UK
Updated 6 November 2013
In the quest of providing a service to the Women of the Community on 29th October 2013 the manager of The World Federation India Office, Asad Virani, visited Jamiat Fatima (sa) at Mira Road.
Today, Allah (SWT) had blessed us with the chance to visit the Haram of Lady Masuma-e-Qum and pray Jama’at Namaaz; after we performed the Ziyarat of the Holy Lady, Bibi Masuma (AS). The recitation by the Mawlana was so beautiful, we got lost in his soothing voice and I felt I could stay there forever.