MEHFIL-E-MILAD FOR LADIES -BY : Sajjad Hussain

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In connection with the holy month of Rabi-ul-Awal, Rawalpindi Arts Council arranged a Mehfil-e-Milad for ladies here on Tuesday. Famous Naat khwans of the country Salma, Aqsa Fatima, Zuhra Haideri, Babara Batool, Nida Tahir, Maryam Rani, Sidra, Alisha, and Aleeza paid homage to Holy Prophet Hazrat Muhammad (peace be upon him) and mesmerized the atmosphere. Senator Najma Hameed, Member National Assembly Tahira Aurangzeb, MPAs Tehseen Fawad, Lubna Pirzada and Zeb-un-Nisa Awan along with Naheed Manzoor were the guests of honor.
The Mehfil-e-Milad started with recitation of verses from Holy Qura’an. Speaking on the occasion, Senator Najma Hameed said the holy month of Rabi-ul-Awal holds special significance for Muslims and special events are arranged to pay homage to Holy Prophet Hazrat Mohammad (peace be upon him).
Member National Assembly Tahira Aurangzeb said that Muslims are facing numerous problems and challenges today that can only be resolved by following teachings of Holy Prophet Hazrat Muhammad (peace be upon him). “Teachings and practices of Holy Prophet Hazrat Muhammad (peace be upon him) hold significance for Muslims of every age. We as a Muslims cannot succeed in this life and life hereafter without following the teachings of Holy Prophet Hazrat Muhammad (peace be upon him),” she added.
Lubna Pizada addressing the gathering, said that Naats recited at the Mehfil-e-Milad reflect love and respect of Muslims for Holy Prophet Hazrat Muhammad (peace be upon him).
“Solution to our social, economic and family problems exists in following teachings of Holy Prophet Hazrat Muhammad (peace be upon him). Such ceremonies give us peace of mind and soul,” Tehseen Fawad MPA while also addressing at the occasion.
Naheed Manzoor said that Rawalpindi maintained its tradition to organise Mehfil-e-Milad for ladies in the holy month of Rabi-ul-Awal. She said that it is our religious obligation to celebrate the month enthusiastically.
Later, prayers were also offered for the prosperity of the country and unity of Muslim Ummah.

Posted on Dec 14, 16 | 10:33 am