Imam-e-Kaaba gives Friday sermon, leads prayers at Faisal Mosque


ISLAMABAD: Imam-e-Kaaba Dr Sheikh Abdullah Awad Al-Juhany led the Friday prayers at the majestic Faisal Mosque in the federal capital.

The Imam, who arrived in Islamabad yesterday, also delivered the Friday sermon, which was attended by hundreds from the twin cities including prominent figures of society hailing from various walks of life.

In his sermon, the Imam-e-Kaaba said Islam preaches peace, love and harmony. He said the religion also stands for unity and brotherhood and lays great emphasis on the rights of the people.

Special prayers were offered for the peace and prosperity of Pakistan and the entire Muslim Ummah on the occasion.

Imam Awad Al-Juhany is scheduled to attend the Paigham-e-Islam Conference over the weekend. On April 15, he will also attend a dinner arranged by the Pakistan Ulema Council.

During his stay, the Imam will also visit Lahore where he will lead prayers at the Badshahi Mosque.