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This Week in History

19-25 October
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Ahmadiyyat, Southfields

19 October 1924: Hazrat Musleh Maud r.a. laid the foundation stone of the Fazl Mosque, London on this day. The foundation stone laying ceremony was attended by 200 guests. 

12-18 October
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Ahmadiyyat, Historical

12 October 1905: One of the Promised Messiah’s a.s. closest companions, beloved disciple and an ever-ready helping-hand, Hazrat Maulvi Abdul Karim Sialkoti r.a. was laid to rest on this day before noon in Qadian.

5-11 October
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Ahmadiyyat, History of Al Hakam

5 October 1902: The Promised Messiah’s a.s. book Kashti-e-Nuh [Noah’s Ark] was published. Its other name was An Invitation to Faith.

28 September - 4 October
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Ahmadiyyat, islam

28 September 1905: The Promised Messiah a.s. received two guests; one was from Turkey while the other was Jewish. He was asked some questions in Arabic.

21-27 September
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Ahmadiyyat, islam

This week in history: 21 - 27 September. This was a golden day during the blessed trip of Hazrat Musleh Maud r.a. to Europe. On this day, Huzoor’s r.a. superlative treatise was read out at the Wembley Conference and it was a splendorous representation of Islam Ahmadiyyat and brought the message of Islam in the true sense to Europe. This was also a fabulous fulfilment of the vision of the Promised Messiah a.s. about giving an address in London.

14-20 September
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Ahmadiyyat, islam

14 September 1907: To enjoy the blessed audience of the Promised Messiah a.s., renowned Indian politician and influential community leader, Sir Fazal Hussein paid a visit to Qadian.

7-13 September
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Ahmadiyyat, Historical

7 September 1940: Hazrat Miyan Allah Bakhsh Sahib, companion of the Promised Messiah a.s., passed away.

31 August 1905: Hazrat Musleh Maud r.a. migrated from Qadian to Lahore after silent prayer at 1pm. Hazrat Mirza Bashir Ahmad r.a. was appointed Amir-e-Muqami and Captain Ataullah provided security. Hazrat Musleh Maud r.a. arrived in Lahore after 4pm along with other members of the Promised Messiah’s family. He stayed in Ratan Bagh.

24-30 August
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Ahmadiyyat, islam

24 August 1899: The Promised Messiah’sas book Sitara Qaisariya (Star of the Empress) was published in Zia-ul-Islam Press, Qadian on this day.

17-23 August
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Ahmadiyyat, Historical

17 August 1895: The Promised Messiah, Hazrat Mirza Ghulam Ahmad a.s. says that one day, when he was reading the Holy Quran and pondering over it with deep concentration, his eyes stopped at a certain verse regarding Mecca.