Najaf, we were honoured to host a historic first-time meeting in Najaf, Iraq with scholars and faith leaders from the Western world. A fruitful discussion took place on matters ranging from spiritual to contemporary issues faced by our communities. Members came together from Canada, UK, USA, Sweden and Iraq.

Sheikh Fayyaz Jaffar (NYU), Sheikh Saleem Bhimji, Sheikh Rashid, Sheikh Akhund, Sheikh Jehad Ismail, Sheikh Hilli, Sheikh Govani, Br. Moughnia, Sayed Hasan al Hakim.

Ours included Sheikh Hyder Ali Baig, Sayed Ali Raza Naqvi and Sayed Farazdaq Razavi.