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Canada’s Ahmadiyya Muslim Community Discusses Strategies To Counter Extremist Ideology

Source: http://www.mnialive.com/articles/canadian-muslim-community-discusses-strategies-to-counter-extremist-ideology Author: Safwan Choudhry (Ahmadiyya Muslim Jama`at Canada ) | Date: 08 July 2017 The annual convention of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Jama`at Canada – called Jalsa Salana – began on Friday, July 7. After the Friday prayers, a special press conference was held with Mr. Lal Khan Malik, National President […]

Germany: “Love for all, hatred for none” is the core idea of ​​faith for the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community

Source: https://www.bo.de/lokales/kehl/islam-reformbewegung-startet-info-kampagne They see themselves as a reform movement of Islam, are committed to peace, freedom, tolerance and emphasize their loyalty to democracy, the rule of law and the German state. The Islamic community of Ahmadiyya Muslim Jamaat yesterday hosted an ornate-wide information campaign »We are all Germany« started. The Ahmadiyya […]

Canada’s longest running Ahmadiyya Muslim conference opens doors to promote ‘multi-faith’ conversation

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/toronto/ahmadiyya-muslim-conference-1.4196534 | By Salma Ibrahim, CBC News Posted: Jul 09, 2017 5:00 AM ET Over 20,000 people are expected to show up at the conference this weekend, organizers say The Ahmadiyya Muslim community is tackling a number of hot topics this weekend at its annual convention at the International Centre in Mississauga. Muslims come […]

Canada: Canadian Roots Exchange organize a tour of Saskatoon’s new Ahmadiyya Muslim Mosque to build bridges across communities

Source: http://phoenixnewsinfo.com/canadian-roots-exchange-building-bridges-in-our-community/ Jessica Alegria is the program officer for the Canadian Roots Exchange, an organization that aims to build bridges between Indigenous and non-Indigenous youth by facilitating dialogue and strengthening relationships. One such event was held recently at Saskatoon’s new Ahmadiyya Baitur Rahmat Mosque which is located on Grasswood Road East. […]

UK: Women of Ahmadiyya Muslim Association Newcastle bought food and donation to homeless people in Sunderland

Source: http://www.chroniclelive.co.uk/news/local-news/your-charity-news-bake-sale-13280240 Raising money for: Serving humanity Organiser Shafia Saeed of Gateshead said: “Women auxiliary of Ahmadiyya Muslim Association Newcastle bought food and donation to homeless people in Sunderland. The food and duvet were presented to the lady who runs that food bank. The main purpose of this month to feel […]

UK: Ahmadiyya Muslim Women send about £200’s worth of donations to to 7 women refuges across London & Essex

Source: http://www.barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk/home/ahmadiyya-muslims-of-barking-donate-food-to-domestic-abuse-victims-1-5081823 Ahmadiyya Muslims of Barking donate food to domestic abuse victims Women from a minority Muslim sect have sent about £200’s worth of donations to refuges for domestic abuse victims. The Barking branch of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Elders Association collected from the faithful throughout Ramadan to send food and toiletries […]

Nigeria: “Real enemy of Nigeria is injustice, corruption, fraud — Leader of Ahmadiyya Muslim Jamaat Dr Mashud Fashola

Source: http://www.vanguardngr.com/2017/06/real-enemy-nigeria-injustice-corruption-not-tribe-ahmadiyya/ By Wahab Abdulah If you think ethnic or tribal differences is the cog in the wheel of Nigeria as a nation, the Ahmadiyya Muslim Jama’at Nigeria has a different view of this. In its Eid-el-Fitr message to Muslims in Nigeria made available to Vanguard, the leader of the Jama’at, […]

Ghana: Akyem Achiase Chief Lauds the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community

Source: http://www.mkaghana.org/akyem-achiase-chief-lauds-the-ahmadiyya-muslim-community/ | Story by Malek Appiah Affum, Qaid Ilaqa, Eastern Region The Chief of Akyem Achiase Dasebre Gyenin Kantan II has described the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community as peace loving and disciplined Muslims who do not subscribe to violence. Dasebre Gyenin Kantan II who is also the acting Nifahene of the Akyem […]

Ghana: Religious bodies can’t be blamed for moral degeneration, says Suleman A. Sakyi, Circuit President of Ahmadiyya Muslim Mission

Source: http://www.ghanaweb.com/GhanaHomePage/religion/Religious-bodies-can-t-be-blamed-for-the-continued-moral-degeneration-Suleman-Adam-Sakyi-554241 Mr Suleman Adam Sakyi, Abura Circuit President of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Mission, has said religious bodies cannot be solely blamed for the continued moral degeneration, especially among the youth in the country. He said but for the stringent efforts by the religious groups, things would have been worse in […]

Canada: Ahmadiyya Muslims to donate $2M to Mackenzie Health Foundation

Source: https://www.yorkregion.com/community-story/7400725-ahmadiyya-muslims-donate-2m-to-mackenzie-health-foundation/ |  by Ali Raza The Ahmadiyya Muslim Jama’at Canada has pledged $2 million to the Mackenzie Health Foundation as part of the hospital’s “Exceptional Care Belongs Here” campaign. The donation adds to the $250 million campaign that aims to equip the hospital with “state-of-the-art” equipment and service. To celebrate the gift, […]

Canada: Celebrating Canada Day Ahmadiyya Muslim Jamaat gifts $7,500 cheque to the Town of Bradford West

Source: http://www.bradfordtimes.ca/2017/07/05/a-gift-from-the-amj | By Bradford Times Staff The Ahmadiyya Muslim Jamaat (Community) presented the Town of Bradford West Gwillimbury with a cheque for $7,500 at Canada Day – representing funds raised for Recreation, Culture, Heritage and Health by the annual AMJ Run for Bradford (BWG) held earlier this year. “Without the participation of […]

Canada: Bait-ul-Islam, the Ahmadiyya Muslim Mosque celerates Canada Day in Vaughan

Source: http://www.citynews.ca/2017/07/01/ontarians-mark-canada-150-citizenship-ceremony-community-celebrations/ | BY BRENNAN DOHERTY, THE CANADIAN PRESS Canada Day parties ran across the province. One such celebration was held at the Baitul Islam Mosque, an Ahmadi Muslim mosque in Vaughan, Ont., north of Toronto. Lal Khan Malik, national president of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Jama`at of Canada, said that Canada Day is […]

Canada: 41st Annual Convention (Jalsa Salana) Canada to be held from July 7 to 9 in Mississauga, Ontario

Source: http://www.ahmadiyya.ca/public/annualconvention2017 The 41st Annual Convention of Ahmadiyya Muslim Jama`at Canada will be held on July 7th, 8th, & 9th, 2017 at the International Centre in Mississauga, Ontario. “The primary purpose of this Convention is that every sincere member of Jama`at may derive religious benefits and at the same time acquire more knowledge […]

Canada: Ahmadiyya Muslim Jamaat Ottawa organizes ‘Canada Day Festival’ at Bait-un-Naseer Mosque in Cumberland

Source: http://ottawacitizen.com/news/local-news/the-other-canada-day-communities-celebrate-away-from-the-hill | By JAMES BAGNALL, OTTAWA CITIZEN In Cumberland, well east of the downtown core, the gathering stressed the many links that bind the country. The local Muslim chapter — strongly affiliated with the Ahmadiyya movement — collaborated with other religions and groups to celebrate Canada 150. Outsiders have long been […]

Ghana: Regional Missionary of Ahmadiyya Muslim Mission Maulvi Abdul Hameed calls all to work together to fight corruption

Source: http://www.ghananewsagency.org/ By Sampson Adu-Poku/Dorothy Frances Ward, GNA Kumasi, June 26, GNA – At the T. I. Ahmadiyya Senior High School, Mr. Osei Assibey-Antwi, Kumasi Metropolitan Chief Executive, underlined the government’s determination to work hard to improve the living conditions in Zongo communities. It would provide the needed investment to upgrade […]

Ghana: Local president of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Mission included in the newly inaugurated Muslim Council

Source: http://www.ghanaweb.com/GhanaHomePage/religion/Assin-South-inaugurates-Muslim-Council-550609 Assin South inaugurates Muslim Council Assin South District Chief Executive Derick Owusu Ambrose has inaugurated the Muslim Council for the District in the Central Region. The Council, which is tasked with the responsibility of ensuring coordination, development and welfare of the Muslim communities in the Assin South District, has […]

Ghana: Ahmadiyya Muslim Imam Saeed Abass Urges Muslims to follow true teachings of the Holy Qu’ran

Source: http://www.ghananewsagency.org/social/muslims-urged-to-exhibit-the-tenets-of-islam-118837 | By Afedzi Abdullah/Isaac Arkoh, GNA At the Cape Coast Stadium, where the Ahmadiyya Muslim Mission converged, Imam Saeed Abass, Abura Circuit Imam of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Mission, urged the gathering to remain true to the virtues of Islam. He said fasting is a religious exercise, which draws people closer […]

Ghana: Ahmadiyya Ameer Alhaji Maulvi Mohammed Bin Salih urges Muslims embrace responsible citizenship

Sources: http://www.ghananewsagency.org/social/ahmadiyya-missionary-urges-muslims-embrace-responsible-citizenship-118838 http://www.ghanaweb.com/GhanaHomePage/religion/Ahmadiyya-Missionary-urges-Muslims-to-embrace-responsible-citizenship-552748 By Kodjo Adams, William Fiabu, GNA Accra, June 26, GNA – Alhaji Maulvi Mohammed Bin Salih, the Ameer and Missionary in charge of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Mission, Ghana, has called on all to eschew negative activities and embrace the values of responsible citizenship. They should also inculcate […]

Kind World #40: Four Bullets

Source: http://www.wbur.org/kindworld/2017/06/23/kind-world-40-four-bullets Ted Hakey, Jr. was a former Marine living with his wife in Meriden, Conn., when he says he started to feel uneasy toward Muslims. With each story of another terrorist attack, his resentment grew, so he admits he was concerned when, in 2007, an Ahmadiyya mosque opened next door […]