The Purpose of Ba'ait

Bait
By Kholood Tahir Every year on the last day of Jalsa, we see the international bai'at taking place on the hands of our beloved leader, the Khalifa of the time, Hadhrat Khalifatul Masih V (aba). It is an emotional, heart wrenching moment in...

Heaven on Earth: The Global Village

Every year, we hold an annual convention on a plot of land aptly named “Hadeeqatul Mahdi”. This translates to the “Gardens of the Guided One”. I say it is aptly named as thousands of devout Muslim followers travel to this location to listen to the...

Humility and Humbleness, the way of the Prophets

Promised-Messiah-as.jpg And the servants of the Gracious God are those who walk on the earth in a dignified manner, and when the ignorant address them, they say, ‘Peace!’ [25:64] Jalsa Salana has always been an enjoyable experience for all those who...

Sin: 7 reasons why we commit it

It’s a life long struggle. The battle between sin and virtue is on-going, endless and a constant battle. But how is it that vice manages to enter our lives? Why do we commit sin?   So, just like a doctor, let’s analyse the very root cause of...

Don't waste your breath, say a prayer!

by Rana Atta ur Rehman, MTA Intl. Did you know that there are a few short sentences in Arabic which can practically change the course of your life? 1182637_16997839-copy.jpg These small prayers can be said at any time while going about...