Muslim community marks the end of Ramadan with celebrations at Morden mosque


CELEBRATION: Morden’s Baitul Faith Mosque

Thousands of Muslims gathered in Morden this weekend to take part in Eid al-Fitr celebrations.

The end of Ramadan was marked by worshippers at the Baitul Faith Mosque, which is believed to be the largest of its kind in Western Europe.

The movement’s leader, His Holiness Hadhrat Mirza Masroor Ahmed, delivered a sermon which was broadcast across the globe.

Rafiq Hyat, national president of the Ahmadiyya community in the UK, told the BBC that His Holiness has always encouraged all the various communities to come together in peaceful dialogue to try and achieve peace through justice.

“He feels the only way we are going to have peace in this world is if there is justice from all sides and once we have justice we will have peace.”

Mr Hyat also talked about life as a Muslim following the killing of fusilier Lee Rigby in May.

He said: “I have lived in London most of my life and I feel that… read the rest @

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