The Mission commemorated the month of Muharram by mourning on the tragedy of Kerbala. Majalis were organized in 14 centres in the rural areas and in Mombasa at the Bilal hall.
Program at BMMK Hall
To mark the month when the beloved grandson of the Holy Prophet (s.a.w.w) was martyred, ten majalises were held at Bilal hall, after maghribain prayers. The speakers were Sheikh Abdillahi Nassir, Sheikh Muhammad Dumila, Ustadh Sharif Aidarus Athman and Ustadh Jamali A Kasole.
On the night of Ashura the attendants joined in the procession (Julus), organized by IYMU and later attended Majlis at the Hydery Masjid.
This year, broadcasts consisted of a 5 part series- Msiba Wa Kerbala, aired on KBC Pwani FM, where Sheikh Muhammad Dumila spoke on the following topics:
· Why we mourn during Muharram?
· The root cause of the martyrdom of Imam Hussein (as)
· Brief Biographies of Imam Hussein (as) and Yazid bin Muawiya
· What was the reason which forced Imam Hussein (as) to fight Yazid?
· The victory of Imam Hussein (as)
A special radio broadcast was aired on Ashura night with Sheikh Abdillahi Nassir delivering a final speech on KBC National Radio – Lessons derived from the Tragedy of Kerbala.
Our sincere gratitude goes to all the donors who contributed towards this noble cause.
For news of our activities, visit www.kenbilal.org December, 2011