Shab-e-Barat observed in Rajshahi

Publish: 7:28 PM, April 22, 2019 | Update: 7:28:PM, April 22, 2019

RAJSHAHI,  -The Holy Shab-e-Barat was observed with due religious fervor and solemnity in the city and its adjacent areas on Sunday night.

In Rajshahi city, thousands of the Muslims offered “nafal” prayers at mosques and homes and recited from the holy Quran in observance of the most meaningful nights of forgiveness, fortune, hopes and aspirations.

Besides, they sought blessings of Almighty Allah for long life, peace, progress, good health and happiness for them, their families, relatives and friends and also offered special prayers with hopes of forgiveness, eternal peace for their departed parents and generations.

Many mosques especially Hazrat Shah Mukhdum Dargah Mosque, Saheb Bazar Boro Mosque, Hatemkha Mosque and other religious organisations organized milad mahfils, “zikr-ajkars” and distributed tobaraks in urban and rural
areas.

Special discussions were held at the mosques since the Asr prayers where the Imams delivered speeches narrating spiritual significance of the sacred night.

Large number of Muslims stayed for the whole night at the mosques, offered special prayers and sought forgiveness and eternal peace for all.

Special prayers were also offered seeking divine blessings and kindness for the overall welfare, successes and good luck of the humanity, country and its people and the Muslim Ummah.

Similar reports of observing the Shab-e-Barat with due religious fervor and solemnity reached here from the districts of Chapainawabganj, Natore, Naogaon, Bogra, Joypurhat, Pabna and Sirajganj.