Maulud of Sayyidah Zainab (A.S) Marked in Kano
Islamic movement in Nigeria commemorated the birthday of Sayyidah Zainab (A.S) in Kano, the birthday commemoration was organized by the sisters forum of the movement, held on Wednesday 3rd J.Ulah 1435 (5/3/2014), it started at 11.00AM at the Markaz, Kano.
Malam Muhammad Mahmoud Turi delivered a brief lecture about the life history of Sayyida Zainab (AS); born on the 5th or 6th Jumadal Ula 5th year AH, her father is Ameerul Mumineen Ali (AS) and her mother Sayyidatul Nisail Alamin, daughter to the Noble Prophet Sayyida Fatimatul Zahra (AS). She was named from a chosen named Zainab delivered by Angel Jibril from Allah (T). She was married to Sayyid Abdullahi bin Ja'afar and had five children namely; Aun, Aliy Zainabi, Abbas, Ja'afar and Ummul Kulthum. She returned to the mercy of Allah on the 12th of Rajab and buried in Syria.
Invited guest speakers also included Sister Ummul Khair Abdul Yasar head of Jamiatu Nana
Hafsat and Naqiba Kadiryya Sister Baraka Adam.