A joint programme of Great Gyarhaween Sharif and Annual Urs Mubarak of Qudwa-tul-Aulia Sayyidna Pir Tahir Alla-ud-Din al-Qadri al-Gillani (RA) was held on April 8, 2009 on Wednesday in the Darbar-e-Ghausia Baghdad Town (Township), Lahore, which was presided over by the son of Qudwa-tul-Aulia and MPA, Pir Sayyid Abdul Qadir Jamal-ud-Din al-Qadri al-Gillani. Besides Nazim-e-Ala of MQI Dr Raheeq Ahmad Abbasi, Sheikh Zahid Fayyaz, leaders and workers of MQI, a large number of people from different walks of life and spiritual leaders belonging to different spiritual chains also participated in the programme.
The programme was held in front of the shrine of Sayyidna Tahir Alla-ud-Din al-Qadri al-Gillani (RA). The proceeding of the programme got underway with the recitation from the Holy Quran after Isha prayers followed by recital of Naat Khawani. Minhaj Naat Council and other people recited Naat and ‘Manqabat’. The ceremony concluded on the Dua led by Pir Sayyid Abdul Qadir Jamal-ud-Din. Sufficient arrangements for ‘Langer’ were in place after the conclusion of the programme.
Prior to this, Pir Sayyid Abdul Qadir Jamal-ud-Din al-Qadri al-Gillani bathed the grave of Sayyidna Tahir Alla-ud-Din al-Qadri al-Gillani (RA). Central leaders of Bazm-e-Qadria and disciples also joined him in this. They also laid ‘chaddar’ and floral wreath on the grave. He led the prayer at the end. Hundreds of people took allegiance at his hands.