Appeal to Businesses

In the Name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Merciful

 “Allah and His angels send blessings on the Prophet.

O ye who believe!  Send ye blessings on him and salute him with all respect.”

Quran: Surah Al Ahzab.

 As Salaamu Alaykum wa Rahmatulahi wa Barakatu

 Dear Respected and Honorable Brother/Sister in Islam

 MAWLIDSA 1434 : MASS MAWLID IN CAPE TOWN

All praise is due to Allah (swt) for His mercy and blessings upon us.  We convey our salutations to our Beloved Prophet Muhammad (Sallallahu alayhi was Salaam), his noble family and companions.

We hope that this communiqué reaches you whilst you are all enjoying good health and blessed with the best of spiritual state. Insha Allah.

As we have entered the blessed month of the birth of our Beloved Prophet Muhammad (sallallahu alayhi was salaam), we would like to extend an invitation to you to participate in the spirit and success of this noble event.  The event will take place at the Fan Park next to the Cape Town Stadium on Sunday the 27th January 2013 where we are expecting 30 000 people InSha Allah.

This event will reflect the Cape Town spirit of gratitude of the Ummah of Muhammad (Sallallahu Alayhi was Salaam) during the month of Rabi-ul-Awwal.  Your participation is essential for the success of this event in honour of the Beloved of Allah (Subhanahu wa ta‘ala)

As Mawlid has been commemorated globally for centuries, we will give recognition to all groups who have maintained this beautiful legacy of celebrating the Mawlid annually.  The Mawlid would thus comprise of local and international groups such as the various turukh, local Mawlud Jama’ah, MSA’s, Madaris, Hifdh Schools and all Islamic organization of this community. Great Shuyukh from Makkah tul Mukarramah and Syria will be coming to Cape Town for this event. Also great munshids will be coming from Madinatul Munawwarah and other parts of the world for this event.

We have invited Sidi Bakheet Hussain from Madina and Shaykh Ahmad Tijani ben Omar from USA and the legendary South African Zain Bhika and Shaykh Ismail Londt from Cape Town. Our guest of honour will be the Honourable Dr Shaykh Sayyid Muhammad bin Yahya al-Ninowy from the USA, as well as the Mayor of Cape Town, Patricia DeLille and distinguished dignitaries.

With reference to the logistical and events planning for this historic program, we require the following items. We appeal for the support of yourself and your business in this regard. Your support towards the success of this event would be highly appreciated by our community and would serve greatly towards strengthening the hands that work towards the mutual benefit of the Ummah.

Our outstanding requirements are:

  1. Transport -Busses from all areas of the Peninsula
  2. Cleaning
  3. Fencing
  4. Waste Removal
  5. Temporary structures – Stage, Sound, Big Screens, Portable Toilets and Ablutions Taps
  6. Security
  7. Marshalls
  8. Banners and Branding
  9. Marques Tents

We humbly beseech you to assist with the success of this historic cultural and religious event.

Financial Assistance and your share in the Barakah can be deposited into:

  • MK Attorneys Trust Account
  • Absa Bank-Account number: 4051785899
  • Branch code: 632005
  • Ref: MawlidSA 1434

May Allah subhanahu wataala bless you and your family. Ameen. We look forward to your presence on 27th January 2013.

Mawlid SA 1434

 “The full moon rose over us from the mountains of al-Wada‘!
We must give thanks as long as there remains one who calls unto Allah!