Birth Anniversary of Imam e Zamana (a.t.f.s) celebrated in Kargil .03 06 2015 15th Shabaan 1436 H,
Kargil seems to be glittering during the night of Shab-e-Barat ( The Birth Anniversary of the 12th Imam, Hazrat Imam Mehdi a.t.f.s) when all the houses roads peaks Masjid and particularly Houza e Elmiyah Asna Asharia Islamia School Kargil were covered in light and people were seen lighting more and more candles, and artificial lights. Various gatherings were organised at all villages of Kargil where people thronged to listen to the sermons of religious scholars and offered special prayers for the whole night. Later the next day Anjuma-e-Jamiatul Ulama Asna Ashria, Kargil organised a gathering at Islamia School Premises in which people from all the villages of Kargil gathered to celebrate this day
The program was started with recitation of Holy Quran by Akhone Mohammad Muslim student of Houza Elimiyah Madrasa Asna Asharia Kargil , students of Maktab e Jaffaria , Project Care , Jaffariya Academy of Modern Education presented Manqabat , famous qasida khwan of kargil presents Qasida and various speakers threw light on the philosophy of Shab e Baraat .
The speakers threw light on the teachings and appearance of Hazrat Imam Mehdi A.S and the Day of Judgment.
Followers of the Shiite Muslim tradition believe that the imam, whom they also call the Mahdi, will return one day to deliver peace and justice, which the human needs. Shia Muslim believe that Imam Mehdi A.S the 12th Imam is in occultation until he returns at the end of time. In his presidential speech Hojjatul Islam Sheikh Ali Elmi threw light on the philosophy of Occultation of the Imam Mehdi A.S and requested the people to follow the path of Islam that is peace and communal harmony in the country and the Islamic world.
The proceedings were anchored by Hojjatul Islam Sheikh Asgar Zakiri member Ulama council Jamiatul Ulama Asna Asharia Kargil.
On this occasion Ulama Council Anjuman Jamiatul Ulama kargil , Hon’ble Chairman J&K Legislative Council Haji Anayat Ali , Deputy Commissioner Kargil Kacho Hassan Khan, Imam e Jumma’ Kargil Hojjatul Islam wal Muslimeen Sheikh Mohammad Hussain Mufeed , Imam Jumma wal Jamaa’t Masjid e Asna Ashari Bathandi Jammu Sheikh Nasir Hussain, former Chief Executive Councilor Kacho Ahmad Ali Khan, former Executive Councilor , Chief Spokesperson of Anjuman Jamiatul Ulama Asna Kargil Hojjatul Islam Syed Kazim Sabiri Musavi and Gen. Secretory of Anjuman Jamiatul Ulama Asna Asharia Kargil Hojjatul Islam Syed Zia al Musavi was also present on the occasion.
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