The Name Ahmadiyya and its Necessity

by Maulana Murtaza Khan, B.A.

In this book, the author discusses the reasons behind the Promised Messiah, Hazrat Mirza Ghulam Ahmad of Qadian, naming his Jamaat (Movement) ‘Ahmadiyya’. He also explains that the Movement was named after Prophet Muhammad’s (pbuh) beautific name, Ahmad, and and not the Promised Messiah’s own name.

1st Edition: 1945

Published by: The Publicity Committee, The Ahmadiyya Anjuman Ishaat-e-Islam Lahore

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Table of Contents:

  • Introduction
  • The Indispensable Necessity of Labelling a Movement
  • The Mirza’s Great Love for the Faith of Islam
  • Is it against God’s Commandments to Label a Community in Islam?
  • The Great Import underlying the Name Ahmadiyya