Report by Muhammad Talha Qamar – Secertary Tarbiyyat Bristol Jamaat
Bristol Tarbiyyat Day Report – Date 12th December, 2015
By the grace of Allah almighty, Bristol Jamaat held its 1st Tarbiyat day on Saturday 12th December 2015 at 1 Temple Way. A great effort was put in to make this day a success with qaid sahib Bristol leading the way.
The programme started with Maghreb prayers at 4:15pm and straight afterwards the session commenced. Recitation of the holy Quran with translation was done by Ata-ul-Tariq sahib. We were then treated to a harmonious nazm recited by Barkatullah sahib. Straight after this, Nisar Orchard sahib indulged the audience with the strong message of self-reformation in his presentation. The presentation was taken well by all and the audience were regularly involved in the interactive parts of the presentation. We were also graced by another guest on this Tarbiyat day, Jonathon Butterworth sahib who is national secretary for new ahmadis. After Nisar sahibs presentation, Jonathon sahib addressed the audience and greeted and welcomed a new member into our Jamaat and presented him with gifts. This was followed by dua and dinner. Dinner consisted of chick pea’s rice, lamb korma, pasta and delicious kheer to top it up. Ishaa prayers were then offered which concluded the 1st Tarbiyat day in Bristol with everyone benefitting.
Total attendance for the day was 53.