Shab-e-Barat, the holy night of fortune and forgiveness, was observed in Gouripur upazila of Mymensingh district in a befitting manner with due religious fervour and solemnity.
The Muslims consider Shab-e-Barat as one of the three most sacred nights and believe that on this night Almighty Allah writes the fate of all human beings fixing their 'rizq' for the coming year
The Muslims across Gouripur upazila of Mymensingh district spent sleepless night at mosques and homes, offering prayers, reciting from the holy Quran and seeking divine blessings for long life, peace, progress and happiness for themselves, their families, relatives and friends as well as the nation and the Muslim Ummah.
The Muslims devotes across Gouripur upazila visited graveyards of their near and dear ones to offer fateha seeking divine blessings for the peace of their departed souls. They are also visiting the mazars of saints and distributing food items and sweets among the neighbours and the poor.
Different organizations held a milad mahfil at different mosques after Asr prayers.
May 03, 2018