Head of Ahmadiyya Muslim Community arrives in Germany
Hazrat Mirza Masroor Ahmad travels to attend 44TH Annual Convention of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community in Germany
The World Head of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community, the Fifth Khalifa, His Holiness, Hazrat Mirza Masroor Ahmad arrived at the Baitus Sabuh Mosque in Frankfurt on 2 July 2019.
The Khalifa (Caliph) travelled from London by road and after crossing into mainland Europe he was greeted by the National President of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community in Germany, Abdullah Wagishauser and various other officials.
His Holiness travelled onwards to Frankfurt and following brief stops in France and in the German border city Aachen, he arrived at the Baitus Subuh Mosque at 10.30pm local time where he was greeted by thousands of Ahmadi Muslim men, women and children all overjoyed to see their spiritual leader once again. Shortly after arrival, His Holiness led the Maghreb and Isha prayers.
His Holiness has travelled to attend the 44th Jalsa Salana (Annual Convention) of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community in Germany, taking place in Karlsruhe this weekend, in which more than 35,000 delegates from dozens of countries are expected.
During the 3-day event (5-7 July) His Holiness will address both Ahmadi Muslims and non-Ahmadi guests about the true and peaceful teachings of Islam. His Holiness will also present Ahmadi Muslim male and female students with awards in recognition of high academic achievement.
His Holiness will also meet guests and dignitaries from various different countries during his visit, as well as meeting personally with hundreds of Ahmadi Muslims.