04 Jan Report of 2nd Ijtema at Marshall Islands
Ijtema Report for Republic of Marshall Islands
December 11 – 12, 2015
Report prepared by Imam Feroz Ahmad Hundal
Alhamdolillah, with the grace of Allah the Almighty, Jama’at Ahmadiyya
Marshall Islands was able to hold its 2nd Annual Local Ijtema from December 11 – 12,
2015! The Ijtema began with the Maghrib and Isha prayers at Baet-ul-Ahad Mosque. After
the prayers, opening session was presided by Imam Matiullah Joyia. He was joined at the
head table with Qaid Khuddam-ul-Ahmadiyya, Joland Kaios, Sadr Sahib Marshall
Islands, Sam Nena, and Imam Feroz Ahmad Hundal! The opening session began around
7:30PM with the recitation of the Holy Qur’an by Joland Kaios. Followed by the Pledge
of Khuddam by Imam Feroz Ahmad Hundal. After which Imam Matiullah Joyia made
an opening speech in regards to the expectations we have for the ijtema. The opening
session was concluded with silent prayers by Sam Nena. Attendance for the opening
session was 30 Atfal & 15 Khuddam!
After the conclusion of the opening session, the educational competitions began
for both the Khuddam and Atfal in separate areas. Tilawat, Azan, and Message Relay
were the educational competitions which the participants took part in. Alhamdolillah, a
great number of Atfal & Khuddam participated in each competition. After the
educational competitions, dinner was served around 9:15PM. After dinner, Arm
Wrestling competition was held for both Atfal & Khuddam. The first day concluded at
The next morning, the day began with Fajr prayer at 5:45AM! On this day, the
sports competitions were held, which began around 10:00AM. Sports competitions were
inclusive of Basketball, Volleyball, 100m Race, and Swimming for both Atfal & Khuddam.
Lunch and prayer break was made around 2:00PM. Sports competitions continued
afterwards and concluded around 6:00PM.
All the participants enjoyed both the Educational & Sports Competitions, and had
a very good time! Approximately 40 Atfal and 15 Khuddam participated in the ijtema!
May Allah the Almighty bless all the participants of Ijtema and all are rejuvenated with
the spirit of Islam & Ahmadiyyat! Insha’allah!