Mumbai all set to host the biggest ever Islamic conference
Mumbai is all
set to host the biggest ever Islamic Conference from tomorrow. The
conference inaugurated with the Friday sermon tomorrow will
continue for ten long days before ending on
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The Indian Business Capital Mumbai is once again ready to witness
the Islamic Dawah Conference, this time in Urdu. The ten-day
conference, all set to get under way October 22, is third in as many
years, earlier two being organised in the English language.
the Mumbai based Islamic Research Foundation (IRF), the ten-day
conference - expected to be exemplary in terms of grandeur,
excellence, leading speakers and audience participation - would be
held at Somaiya Ground near RCF in Sion, Mumbai", said media
coordinator Mubarak Kapadi while speaking to ummid.com.
Conference would be inaugurated with the Friday sermon delivered
by Shaikh Abdel Wadood Hanif - former Imam of Masjid An Nabawai -
the Prophet mosque. Before it ends on October 31, the Friday
sermon on October 29 would be delivered by Imam of Masjid Al Haram, Makkah, Shaikh
Abdur Rehman As-Sudais", he added.
Elaborating on the theme of the
conference that would run from morning 10 to evening 10 every day
till October 31, Mubarak Kapadi said, "For people of all beliefs,
this conference will be a learning opportunity to realize, reflect
on and correct their misunderstanding (if any) about Islam in the
light of talks by authoritative and renowned international
Renowned Islamic scholars and
preachers from all across the country and abroad would converge at
the venue to address the conference. The speakers who have already
given nod to address include Maulana Fuzailurehman Qasmi, Maulana
Salman Husaini Nadvi, Maulana Mohd Ashfaque Salafi, Maulana Muqeem
Faizee, Maulana Jalaluddin Umari, Mualana Ghulam Mohd Wastanavi,
Dr. Wasiullah Abbas, Shaikh Zafarul Hasan Madani, Shaikh Abdul
Hadi Umari and Maulana Ejaz Aslam.
"Besides these Islamic scholars,
Union Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad, Minister of State for
Railways E Ahmed and Congress General Secretary Digvijay Singh
have also confirmed to attend the conference", said Mubarak Kapadi.
will also see a ten day Exhibition on Islam and Halal Expo. The
inauguration of the exhibition will take place on October 22 at
11:00 in the morning," he said.
"The Halal Products Expo will
showcase Halal certified Food, financial & investment products and
opportunities, Halal Consumables, Herbal & Healthcare Products,
Cosmetics and all the related trade industries to the Muslim
community," he said.
"This is an effort with a clear objective to bring buyers and
traders from the Halal Industry around the world annually to India
by creating an interactive platform for the Global Halal Products
industry", he said.
"This will be a world class exhibition, promoting trade networking
and brotherhood amongst the investors on Halal Products & Services
as well with other trades. A congregation of the international
traders, buyers, investors, fund managers, agents, business
captains, media, influential government officials & decision
makers, will meet for the purpose of this event", he added.