The Message:

Official Magazine of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Literary Trust, Trinidad & Tobago

March 2001 Issue

Table of Contents:

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  • The Holy Prophet [Muhammad (pbuh)] restored the Sanctity of the Kabah and the Unity of Godhead (Extracts from the Commentary of Chapter 90 — Al-Balad / The City — by Dr. Basharat Ahmad. English Translation by Imam Kalamazad Mohammed):
    • Significance of Makkah in the Eyes of Allah
    • Unique sacrifices of Prophet Abraham, Prophet Ishmael and Lady Hagar
    • Prophecy of Final Victory Foretold
  • The Living Thoughts of the Prophet Muhammad — Compiled by Prof. Gwilym Beckerlegge, Member of the Department of Religions, The Open University, Milton Keynes, UK:
    • Respect for Knowledge
    • Condition of Hell
    • Supplications to Allah
    • Love and Compassion
    • Charity
    • Respect for Labour
    • Value of Truth
    • Payment of Debt
    • Honesty
    • Family Life
    • Rule of Justice
  • Poem: May my Soul be a Sacrifice to you, O Soul of Muhammad by Hazrat Mirza Ghulam Ahmad of Qadian (Founder of the Ahmadiyya Movement in Islam)
  • Muhammad — The Best Exemplar for Mankind by Imam Kalamazad Mohammed (an Excerpt from a Longer Article)
  • Fasting must bring Reconciliation and Forgiveness among Muslims (Summary of Eid-ul-Fitr Sermon delivered by Dr. MA Aziz, FRCS and broadcast on Radio 101 on 27th December 2000)
  • All Religions exhort Mankind to proclaim the Majesty of Divine Law by the Honourable Ramesh Lawrence Maharaj, Attorney General and Minister of Legal Affairs, Trinidad and Tobago (Excerpts from the Opening Speech delivered at the First Eid-ul-Fitr Dinner of the Abdul Aziz Trust, California, on Saturday 13th January 2001)
  • Questions and Answers by Zarina Yusuf Mohammed
  • From the Founder [Hazrat Mirza Ghulam Ahmad of Qadian]: Meaning of the Baiat [Pledge]
  • Condolences [Passing away of Mrs Mariam Baksh]
  • News in Brief:
    • Brother Nasir Ahmad [Activities in Trinidad and Tobago]
    • Appreciation:
      • Mian Fazli Ahmad (Lahore, Pakistan)
      • AS Hoeseni (The Hague, Holland)
      • Ismail Peck (Cape Town, South Africa)
    • Website
    • Acknowledgement [‘The Musim Times’, Guyana]
    • Re-print Edition of ‘Songs of Islam’
    • The Newsletter — ‘The Reminder’, Guyana
    • Search for Links of Early Indian Immigrants to Trinidad in India
  • No claim to Prophethood (The following excerpt is taken from ‘Call of Islam’ by Maulana Muhammad Ali and is the fourth in a series of excerpts from this booklet to be published in ‘The Message’):
    • The Work before the Mujaddid [Reformer]

Editors: Nasir Ahmad, BA, LL.B and Imam Kalamazad Mohammed, BA, Dip. Ed.
Printer: HEM Printers Ltd., 93 Calcutta Road No.4, Freeport, Trinidad & Tobago
Publisher: Ahmadiyya Muslim Literary Trust, Trinidad & Tobago, 93 Calcutta Road No. 4, Freeport, Trinidad, West Indies