Kuwait: An impressive and splendid event titled ‘Welcome Ramadan’ at Al-Arabi Indoor Stadium, at Al-Mansouriya was organized by Indian Muslim Association (IMA) in coordination with ministry of Awqaf and Islamic Affairs and Islam Presentation Committee (IPC).
Acclaimed Islamic Scholar Founder and CEO of US based Bayyinah Institute Ustadh Nouman Ali Khan, who serves, as a lead instructor at Bayyinah-TV was a foremost speaker at the event. His articulate and humour as a Qur’an and Arabic teacher motivated and inspired people to learn the Book of Allah.
In his address entitled ‘Welcome Ramadan’ Nouman Ali Khan emphasised that Ramadan is the month of Quran which is a constitution for Muslim Ummah. Month of Ramadan is a month long celebration of divine guidance blessed to humanity in the form of Quran. He also said that Quran is revealed to Prophet Mohammed (pbuh), as a legacy of forefather prophet Ibrahim, who is revered by Christians, Jews and other communities as well. Unlike any other previous divine books, Quran is message and miracle at the same time and hence remain unchanged until the dooms day.
Nouman Ali Khan emphasised that Ramadan is a rigorous training given to Muslim ummah to develop strong will power against temptations and malicious thoughts.
Ejaz Ahmad Aslam, a leading Islamic Scholar from India and Peace TV speaker also spoke during the occasion on the importance of benefiting from the month of Ramadan. He meticulously explained what the holy month of Ramadan expects from us. He said as the holy book ‘Qur’an’ is central to this month & therefore the implementation of the Qur’anic teachings is vital in every walks of human endeavor and Character Building. He stressed on the learning of Holy Qur’an, and the way we gave importance to the Holy Book in our daily lives.
After the lecture Ustad Nouman Ali Khan lead Isha Prayers attended by thousands of men and women at the football ground adjacent to Al Arabi Stadium Mansouriya, where he interacted with people and spent enough time answering to their questions.
Guests from Ministry of Awqaf, Yousuf Easa Al-Shuwayyeb- Head, Community section of Masjid Al-Kabir, , Addul Mohsin Al Lahu from Social Reformation Society, Khalid Al Saba from Islam presentation Committee and many dignitaries including IMA President Masood Shahab were present during the event. Sharafuddin B.S convened the programme that started with the recitation of Qur’an by Mohammed Yaseen Ibrahim. Rizwan Danish, Jafar Sadik and Rizwan Ahmed managed this grand event.