The 36th National Ijtema of Majlis Khuddamul Ahmadiyya Australia officially started on Friday, 4th October 2019 with flag hoisting. Respected Ameer Sahib, Jamaat Ahmadiyya Australia and Respected Sadr Majlis Khuddamul Ahmadiyya raised the Australian and Khuddamul Ahmadiyya flags respectively. Flag hoisting was followed by the opening session chaired by Respected Sadr Majlis Khuddamul Ahmadiyya Australia.

 

The opening session started with the recitation of the Holy Quran, Khuddam pledge and Nazm followed by a presentation on the National Tableegh plan of Jamaat Australia by Respected Syed Tariq Ahmad Sahib – National Secretary Tableegh (Outreach) Australia. Respected Imam Kamran Sahib then spoke on the importance of Khilafat and Nizam-e-Wasiyyat. Sadr Majlis Khuddamul Ahmadiyya then delivered the opening address by reading out the special message received from Hazrat Khalifatul Masih V (May Allah be his Helper) and closed the opening session with silent prayers.

 

Following the opening session, Academic competitions were held which included Tilawat, Hifz-e-Quran, Nazm and Azan competitions. participants from across different regions participated in the competitions. Friday Sermon Quiz competition was held after Maghrib and Ishaa prayers which was followed by dinner. Below are the results from the Academic and Quiz competitions:

 

 

  1. Tilawat:
    • First Position – Absham A Gondal (NSW)
    • Second Position – Saadat Ahmad Fayyaz (VIC)
    • Third Position – Zain Ul Abideen (QLD)
  2. Hifz-e-Quran:
    • First Position – Ata Ul Karim Gohar (QLD)
    • Second Position – Ansar Sharif (VIC)
    • Third Position – Zain Ul Abideen (QLD)
  3. Nazm:
    • First Position – Abdullah Shafique (SA)
    • Second Position – Talha Shafique (SA)
    • Third Position – Kamran Arif (QLD)
  4. Azan:
    • First Position – Zain Ul Abideen (QLD)
    • Second Position – Rehan Majoka (VIC)
    • Third Position – Hassan Mahmood (QLD)
  5. Quiz Competition:
    • First Position – Affan Ahmad (TAS)
    • Second Position – Waseem Rana (VIC)
    • Third Position – Mahid Ahmad (SA)

Indoor sports competitions were held after dinner in Khilafat Hall which included badminton, table tennis, wrist wrestling, bench press, basketball and arm wrestling. Below are the results from the Academic competitions:

 

  1. Badminton:
    • Winner – Shahid Mahmood & Hamad Ahmad (Muqami)
    • Runner Up – Rameez Raja & Umar Abroo (SA)
  2. Table Tennis:
    • Winner – Umeir Mehmood
    • Runner Up – Usman Mati
  3. Wrist Wrestling:
    • Winner – Waheed Jutt (QLD)
    • Runner Up – Haseeb Ahmad (VIC)
  4. Bench Press:
    • Winner – Asif Ahmad (VIC)
    • Runner Up – Adil Ahmad (VIC)
  5. Basketball:
    • Winner – Region Muqami
    • Runner Up – Region QLD
  6. Arm Wrestling:
    • Winner – Haseeb Ahmad (VIC)
    • Runner Up – Asif Ahmad (VIC)

The day concluded with the live Friday sermon of Hazrat Khalifatul Masih V (May Allah be his Helper).