DHAKA, May 11, 2017 (BSS) - The holy Shab-e-Barat, the night of fortune and forgiveness, will be observed tonight throughout the country with due solemnity and religious fervor, said an Islamic Foundation release here yesterday.
To mark the holy occasion, the Islamic Foundation Bangladesh (IFB) has chalked out nightlong elaborate programmes at the Baitul Mukarram National Mosque.
The programmes include recitation from the holy quran, hamd-nath, waj-mahfil, milad, quiam, and special munajat.
Mawlana Abu Zafar Muhammad Helal Uddin, principal of Mashurikhola Ahsania Kamil Madrasa, will present sermons highlighting the significance of Shab-e-Barat at 7.40pm.
Hafez Mawlana Muhiuddin Quashem, imam of Baitul Mukarram National Mosque, will present sermons on the importance of ibadat and doa at 10.30pm.
Mawlana Muhammad Abdur Razzak, principal of Tejgaon Madinatul Ulum Kamil Madrasa, will narrate the importance of holy night and Ramadan at 11.30pm.
Subsequently, the importance and advantage of 'zikr' and tahajjut will also be discussed at the mosque. Then the akheri munaja (final prayers) will be held after Fazr prayers.
The munajat will be administered by senor imam of Baitul Mukarram National Mosque Hafez Mawlana Muhammad Mizanur Rahman.