The worldwide Ahmadiyya Muslim Community, Chennai Chapter Women Wing organised a PEACE SYMPOSIUM on Communal harmony at Masjid Mahmood, Chennai. Mrs. Shereen Basharath, the Zonal President of the Ahmadiyya Community Women Wing in Tamilnadu – North Zone presided the function.
In her presidential address she told, that the Holy Quran says that all the prophets who have appeared in this world are equal. This is essential for the establishment of inter-religious peace. Islam requires Muslims to believe not only in Holy Prophet Muhammad, but also in all other prophet and saints of God including Adam, Noah, Abraham, Moses, Jesus, Krishna, Buddha, Mahavira, Confucius and Zoroaster. (Peace be on them).
Mrs. Shakila Munawwar, the President of the Women Wing in Chennai said in her welcome address that the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community conducts these type of Peace Symposium throughout the world by inviting religious leaders in a single platform.
Professor Dr. Radha Ramakrishnan of Dr.MG.R.University, Professor Dr. Manisha Vidyavathy of Anna University, Mrs. Manonmaniyam, the General
Secretary of Democratic Women forum of India, Miss. Shareefa, the correspondent of Crescent Group of Girls school, Professor Mrs. Padmavathy Vivekanandan of Meenakshi Women College, Rev.Sister Alphonza, Correspondent of Fatima Mat.Higher Sec.School, Rev.Sister Christina, Principal of Fatima Mat.Higher Sec.School, Mrs. Benazeer of Vyasa Vidyalaya Mat.School, Mrs. Hemamalini Sekar, Councilor of Chennai Corporation spoke on Communal harmony and International peace. All the Speakers stressed that these type of peace Symposium should be conducted throughout Tamilnadu. Moreover they welcomed the initiative taken by the Women Wing of Ahmadiyya Muslim Community, Chennai.
Apart from the members, women from other communities also participated in the event.
Shereen Basharath | Zonal President of Ahmadiyya Muslim Community