23rd Annual Milad Celebrated At Fiji
Muslims of Lower Mainland gathered at Fiji Islamic Centre Surrey on Nov 17th, where the International Muslim Academy of Canada (IMAC) of Canada organised the annual 23rd Jashne Eid Milad-unNabi(saw) Br. Aseem Khan was the MC of this event. After the recitation of Quran, local Naat Khawans recited Naats time to time in their beautiful voices included Br. Muzammil Ahmed, Br. Sheryar Khan, Hafiz M.Yousaf, Br. Abdur Rasool Salis and Saad Abdur Rasool. The Eid Mild un Nabi speeches delivered by guest English speakers in sequences, Shaykh Sayed Nurjan Mirahamadi from Naqsbandi centre, Imam and Khateeb of Fleetwood Islamic Centre Qari o Hafiz Imran Raza, Peer Afzal Ahmed Naqsbandi from Bullay Shah Academy of Canada. All they focused on love of Prophet(saw) and teachings of Quran and Sunnah. At the end Local dynamic Urdu speaker Maulana A. Latif Naumani, Imam and Khateeb of Fiji Islamic Centre delivered a beautiful bayan in Urdu in which he focused on the birth of Prophet Mohammad(SAW) and love with Allah and his messenger Mohammad(pbuh). He said that we praise in our Milad that Nabi (Prophet SAW) is the Messenger of Allah, and He is not Allah(swt) and nei- ther equal to Allah. Therefore, it is not Shirk. It is an authentic Fatwah of Ahel Sunnah wal Jamaht. Maulana Naumani asked everyone to promise that they would obey the teachings of Prophet and recite Darood daily. After the Durood-o- Salam, by Peer Afzal Ahmed made Duaa for the Muslim Ummah. Mr. Khan thanked all the guests, organizers and volunteers of this big 23rd annual Jashnen Eid Milad un Nabi (saw)event who prepared and served food and made a tremendous effort overall to make this event successful. Members of the Masjid Committee were recognized for their service towards the Fiji Islamic Centre by Certificates of Recognition which were issued from Office of Randeep Sarai MP for Surrey Centre. MP Sukh Dhaliwal also attended.
Allhumdulillah Masjid committee by the appeal of Molana Naumani also raised 20, 000 dollars for replaced Carpet (Musallah) of Centre in half an hour.