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Monday, June 25, 2018

Lailatul Qadr observed in Chattogram

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The holy Lailatul Qadr, a night of fortune and blessing' for the Muslims, was observed Tuesday night in the port city as elsewhere in the district with due religious fervor and solemnity.Muslim devotees spent the night with special prayers seeking divine blessings for peace and progress of the country and the Muslim Ummah.

Besides, Qurankhwani, special Munajats and Milad-Mahfils were also offered at the mosques. A large number of Muslim devotees visited the mazars of some famous saints including Hajrat Amanat Shah (RA), Hajrat Garibullah Shah (RA) and Hajrat Baizeed Bostami (RA).

Like every year, devotees offered their prayers and participated in other religious rituals in the whole night at port city's two famous mosques-the Andarkilla Shahi Jam'e Mosque, CDA Mehidibag Mosque and Jamiatul Falah Mosque after Tarabi Prayers. Devotees also visited graveyards to seek eternal blessings for the departed souls of their near and dear ones.

---BSS

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