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India: Eid-ul Fitar celebrated in Qadian


Maulana Mohammad Inam Ghori Chief Secretary of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Jamaat India led the Eid prayers in Masjid Aqsa advising this day is celebrated to give thanks for the blessings of Ramadhan

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By Ch. Maqbool Ahmad | June 16, 2018

Thousands of Muslims man and women gathered to offer the congregational prayers and listened to the Eid sermon delivered by Maulana Ghori, Chief Secretary of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Jamaat India after the formal prayers.

Maulana Ghori explained Eid-ul-Fitr is a festival that marks the end of the Holy month of Ramadhan. "This joyous day is celebrated to give thanks for the blessings of Ramadhan and Muslims attend the congregational Eid prayer service the day after the last fast."

"They wear new clothing, cook delicious food and invite friends and neighbors to celebrate with them," he added.

Muslims believe fasting during the month of Ramadan inspires sympathy for the hungry and needy, and encourages Muslims to generously help the poor.

Eid services concluded with Maulana Ghori leading the congregation in joint silent prayers and people hugged each other and expressed their best Eid wishes for their friends and families.

Ahmadiyya Muslim Jamaat organized an Eid Party at Darul Ziafat guest house where many Hindu, Sikh and Christian friends and acquaintances were also gathered to expressed their solidarity and offer good wishes to the Muslims.

Cabinet Minister Mr. Tripat Rajinder Singh Bajwa, SGPC Member Gurinderpal Singh Gora, Senior youth Akali Dal (Badal) leader Jagroop Singh Sekhwan,  Narinder Singh Sekhwan President Akali Dal Backward Cast Cell Gurdaspur, BJP Leader Ahsok Kumar, Maulana Fazalur Rehman Bhatti Secretary Amooraama, Chaudhry Abdul Wasey, Shiraz Ahmad Additional Chief Secretary Ahmadiyya Muslim Jamat India, K Tarique Ahmad and other prominent leaders visited Ahmadiyya Headquarter and expressed their wishes on this occasion.


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