Sep 19 (APP): About one thousand persons including women will leave Twin Cities
of Rawalpindi and Islamabad on Sunday to participate in ‘aitkaf’ congregation in
Lahore to be organized by Tehreek Minhaj ul Quran International. This year
50,000 people are expected to sit aitkaf at Jamia-ul-Minhaj Baghdad Town,
Township Lahore as compared to last year’s 35,000.
also includes 3,000 people from different countries, who come every year to join
the aitkaf congregation, Central Vice President Minhaj ul Quran Youth League
Malik Tanveer Ahmed said on Friday.
Most of the
people have reserved cabins in different blocks of buildings adjacent to the
mosque, while dozens of tents have also been arranged to accommodate the
arrangements are also in place for women who would sit aitkaf at Minhaj ul Quran
President Minhaj ul Quran Youth League said aitkaf-sitting at ‘City of Aitkaf’
is the biggest congregation of believers in the world after Masjid-e-Nabvi.
that during the last ten days of Ramadan, Chief Patron Tehreek Minhaj ul
Quran Dr. Tahir ul Qadri would deliver special lectures to the participants.
aitkaf the people will seek forgiveness of Allah and His blessings for the
entire humanity, especially, the Muslim Ummah, Tanveer added.