Mazhar's Story

I was in my last year of Jamia when I was diagnosed; I only had my final set of exams left to sit...

Heartful messages from Kababir

Our Jalsa connect team had the pleasure of meeting members from the Kababir Jamaat. 60 members from Kababir have come for Jalsa this year. This is what they had to say about Jalsa...

'So Far but Yet So Close'

The thought of Jalsa Salana in UK leads to so many memories, anecdotes and experiences even in my short time of living. It reminds me of the anticipation which began weeks before travelling to London. There would be an excitement to meet family...

50 years of Jalsa Salana UK in Taranas

Every Jalsa is special, very special! Three days of prayers behind our beloved Huzoor (atba), the privilege of listening to the Friday sermon and Huzoor’s (atba) other speeches, speeches from distinguished guests, the special Jalsa food and the joy...

The Reception

Thousands of guests each year attend the Jalsa Salana and the workers at the airport have a huge but important job on their hands when it comes to receiving the Jalsa guests. The reception duty at the airport starts 8 days before the Annual Jalsa...

Nazim Bazaar

Finding alternative food to the langar is an experience on its own. From amongst the crowds, you emerge into the area known as The Bazaar...

Summary of Friday Sermon – 12th August 2016

*The JalsaConnect Team takes full responsibility for any errors or miscommunication in this Summary of the Friday Sermon.* The first session of Jalsa Salana UK 2016 began with Huzoor’s Friday Sermon. Huzoor (atba) reminded us that Jalsa Salana is...

Ziafat at Jalsa Salana UK

Just before Jalsa, while waiting to get my food from the langar, I managed to get a chance to speak with a Lajna member on the Ziafat team. I decided to do a quickfire Q and A with her. This is her brief story: Me: Assalamo Alaikum. What is your...

The Tarbiyyat Team

I was strolling around the Jalsa Gah after Jummah, revelling in the wonderful atmosphere when I noticed a lively conversation between a member of the Ansarullah (“Ansar”) and a few members of our Atfal. He was informing them of the etiquettes and...