Press Releases

Wessex Jamaat attends 70th Anniversary of the Blitz at Portsmouth Cathedral

Portsmouth_BlitzCouncillor Gerald Vernon Jackson, Leader: Portsmouth City Council invited the Wessex Jamaat to attend a Prayer Service for the ‘Commemoration of the 70th Anniversary of the Blitz’ held at the Portsmouth Cathedral. The Jamaat was represented by the President of Wessex Jamaat, Br Roshan Gangji, Br Shabbir Walji, the project Director for Al Mahdi, Br Muhammad Nurmohamed,  a Trustee of the Jamaat, and youths of the Jamaat Br Jamil Bandali,  Seyyid  Ayad Hassan  and Br Miqdad Master.

Hospital Appoints Muslim Chaplin

NHSPortsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust has appointed the Resident Alim of Wessex Jamaat as an assistant Hospital Chaplin. Sheikh Fazle Abbas Datoo has been recognised as a Hospital Chaplaincy volunteer at Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust and will be working alongside the appointed chaplains. In this volunteer position, Sheikh Fazle Abbas will be part of the wider chaplaincy team, which includes 50 other volunteers, ministering to people of all faiths and none. His prime focus will be in supporting and ministering to the Muslim Community. He will also cover emergency call-outs for Muslim patients and will be working alongside the Chaplaincy Team of the hospital.

Suni Imam Addresses Wessex Jamaat on Eid ul Mubahala

Suni_Imam_Addresses_Wessex_Jamaat_on_Eid_ul_MubahalaOn the anniversary of Eid ul Mubahala on 24th Dhul Hijjah in 1431 A.H., held on 1st December, 2010 , Wessex Jamaat celebrated this event by inviting a special guest from the Ahlu Sunnah Mosque locally.

Interfaith Gathering at Portsmouth Cathedral - Christmas 2010

Address by Sheikh Fazle Abbas Datoo
Resident Alim / Imam
Wessex Shia Ithna Asheri Jamaat
05th December, 2010

ChristmasInterfaithDean of Portsmouth Cathedral. The Very Reverend David Brindley, respected Church Warden, Elders of the Anglican Church, Representatives from the St Johns Catholic Cathedral, Rev Brian McHugh representing the Vicar of St. Nicholas, Wickham Village,  Sheikh Mufti Liyaqatali, Sheikh Muhammad Muhiuddin... Imams of mosques in Portsmouth, .........the Muslim community, Ladies and Gentlemen,

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