1000’s attended the most important annual Muslim conference in Western Canada Saturday.
Everybody was welcome on the Ahmadiyya Muslim Jama’at conference in Calgary this weekend, that includes Indigenous leaders in prayer and the worldwide Pathway to Peace marketing campaign.
Individuals of all backgrounds gathered on the Genesis Centre to hope, take heed to displays and participate in workshops to get to know one another.
“It’s a possibility for Ahmadiyya Muslims to assemble and to rejuvenate their religion and perceive the aim for which we’re right here: to dwell in concord with each other and the way we will higher our lives,” mentioned Akbar Ali, spokesperson for the Ahmadiyya Muslim Group.
That is one in every of many comparable occasions occurring across the globe — an opportunity to unfold data and break down damaging connotations that folks typically affiliate with the faith.
“Sadly, Islam is a really misunderstood faith in lots of conditions so we prolong that hand ahead,” Ali mentioned.
“We… herald the slogan ‘love for all, hatred for none’ and imagine we will do away with these misconceptions which might be leading to these kinds of hate crimes.”
The conference is placed on completely by volunteers.
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