This Week in History

This Week in History: 3-9 December

3 December 1943: Hazrat Musleh-e-Maudra set up the “Ifta Committee” to look into various issues of fiqh (Islamic jurisprudence). He appointed the following three members for it: •...

This Week in History: 26 November – 2 December

26 November 1932: Students of Jamia Ahmadiyya Qadian set out for Saharanpur, India to do tabligh. This delegation consisted of 29 members and was under...

This Week in History: 19-25 November

19 November 1937: 48 years had passed since the establishment of Jamaat-e-Ahmadiyya, and 29 years since the demise of the Promised Messiahas. During this...

This Week in History: 12-18 November

12 November 1918: The day after Germany signed the peace treaty on 11 November 1918, the whole of British India celebrated the horrific end...

This Week in History: 5-11 November

5 November 1926: Hazrat Musleh-e-Maudra initiated the organisation of Ansarullah for the purpose of looking after the upbringing of Ahmadi children and youth. In its inaugural session,...

This Week in History: 29 October – 4 November

29 October 1938: Hazrat Maulvi Muhammad Abul-Hasan Buzdarra passed away. He was among the pioneering Ahmadis of Dera Ghazi Khan. He also established jamaats in many villages...

This Week in History: 22-28 October

22 October 1943: Majlis Khuddam-ul-Ahmadiyya Qadian held its fifth annual Ijtema. On the final day, during a match of kabaddi (a contact game played in the...

This Week in History: 15-21 October

15 October 1924: Hazrat Musleh-e-Maudra, during his tour of Europe, visited the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London (SOAS). Both Hazrat...

This Week in History: 8-14 October

8 October 1924: On this date and the following day, during his Europe trip, Hazrat Musleh-e-Maudra visited the House of Commons in London to observe...

This Week in History: 1-7 October

1 October 1942: Maulvi Muhammad Sharif Sahib, a missionary, reached Syria from Palestine to spread the message of Islam Ahmadiyyat.  Maulvi Muhammad Sharif Sahib says:  “When...

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