VIENNA: Austria Vienna is truly an international city. Irrespective of the historical background, its importance is very high. It has a large number of immigrants living here. This fact is further highlighted when people from different communities celebrate their national events or festivals here.
Eid ul-Fitr is a day of special importance for Muslims. By the way, on the occasion of Eid, Muslims from all over the world come together dressed in their traditional clothes, which brings peace and joy to the viewer. Pakistan Friends Austria organized a unique program Eid Milin Party and Pakistan Day in a large Turkish wedding hall on Sunday, April 23 in Vienna. In which Pakistani community, Austrian community, Turkish community, Arab community from all over Austria. A large number of religious, political, welfare, sports, business community, families and children participated.
On this occasion, special guests were Pakistan Embassy Deputy Head of Mission Adeel Ahmed Khan Afridi and Community Counselor Shahzad Saleem, other staff of the embassy, former Ambassador of Pakistan Austria Muhammad Hayaat Mehndi and his family were also present. The honorable and host of the Eid Milin Party, President of Pak Friends Austria, Ghulam Mustafa Baloch, Mohsen Baloch, Riaz Baloch, Qari Shabbir, Abdul Sattar Mehr, Amjad Chatta, Abdul Haq, Nadeem Nazir, Shahid Shah, Azhar Shah, Gulam Azhar, Chaudhry Arshad, Rana Muhammad.
Idris, Ghalib Hussain Shah, Tanveer Ahmed, Dewan Afzal, Jamal Altaf, Kashmir Affairs Committee President Professor Shaukat Awan and other members were included. In the Eid Milan party, children and big women were dressed in colorful dresses, whose made the party look like four moons. On this occasion, some games were also held for children and adults and specially the national anthem of Pakistan and national songs were read together. Shehzad Saleem, Community Counselor of the Embassy of Pakistan, in his speech, first congratulated all the countrymen and Ummah on the happy occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr and said that the happy moments of Eid are the glory and gratitude of Allah Almighty.
Shehzad Saleem, expressed his best wishes to the Pakistani and Kashmiri community living in Austria on this auspicious occasion. He said that Pakistan will continue to provide moral, legal and support to Kashmiris against the illegal occupation of Occupied Kashmir and until the Kashmir issue is resolved in the light of the agreed resolutions of the United Nations Security Council. He further said that Eid ul-Fitr is a day of reward for fasting and receiving the right service from Allah Almighty, it is a day of expressing the greatness of Allah and giving thanks for the blessings of Ramadan and forgiveness of the believers. Take special care of the needs of the people of the neighborhood and loved ones.
Various speakers and participants of Eid Milan said that Eid teaches us about love. All possible assistance should be given to the deserving. Allah Ta’ala has made man the best of creation, so man should work for the welfare of the society in addition to his own and his family’s responsibilities. He further said that Austria is our second home and we congratulate the leadership of Austria. Congratulating and paying tribute.
In this Eid meeting party, the host welcomed the guests in his welcome speech and congratulated them on the auspicious occasion of Eid, saying that the festival of Eid teaches us unity and unity, Eid is a day of joy and happiness. And it demands that we celebrate the joys collectively so that the whole society is happy and satisfied. Ghulam Mustafa Baloch, president of Pak Friends Austria, expressed his views and said that Eid is a thanksgiving festival. One of the aims of Pak Friends Austria is to promote mutual love and tolerance and on this auspicious day we renew our pledge to continue to do our best to build a positive society, both individually and collectively.
Gifts were also kept for the kids and adults in the Eid Milan party. The guests were treated to delicious traditional food at the Eid Milan party. In the end Pak Friend Austria all members thanked all the people for coming to the Eid Milan party.