Head of Ahmadiyya Muslim Community arrives in Germany
The Khalifa (Caliph) travelled from London by road and after crossing into mainland Europe he was greeted by the National President of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community in Germany, Abdullah Wagishauser and various other officials.
His Holiness travelled onwards to Frankfurt and arrived at the Baitus Subuh Mosque at 9pm local time where he was greeted by thousands of Ahmadi Muslim men, women and children all overjoyed to see their spiritual leader once again. Shortly after arrival, His Holiness led the Maghreb and Isha prayers.
His Holiness has travelled to attend the 43rd Jalsa Salana (Annual Convention) of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community in Germany, taking place in Karlsruhe, in which more than 35,000 delegates from dozens of countries are expected.
During the 3-day event (7-9 September) His Holiness will address both Ahmadi Muslims and non-Ahmadi guests about the true and peaceful teachings of Islam. His Holiness will also present Ahmadi Muslim male and female students with awards in recognition of high academic achievement.