Monday, 14 May 2012

Mirza Yawar Baig inspires Muslims to be better spouses and parents

North Beach Events was pleased to host author Mirza Yawar Baig on Friday, 4 May at the Pavilion Hotel. Host Rookaya Vawda had initially expected a turnout of 50 people but 160 people turned up.

MC Musaid Dawood introduced Sheikh Yawar Baig, who proceeded to enlighten the listeners on how to build a successful marriage and the best way to raise Muslim children. Author of several books, the event had on sale four of Sheikh Yawar’s books: A Journey of Faith (2nd edition), Bringing up a Muslim Child, Marriage –Making It and Living It and his latest book 20.10.2010-55, which is 55 life lessons espoused by the author.

Sheikh Yawar Baig is a frequent visitor to South Africa. Besides motivating Muslims on how to practice  religion conscientiously, he also conducts business seminars and is specialized in the field of family businesses. 

North Beach Events is an initiative that was started by Rookaya Vawda. To cater for the large number of people living at the beachfront. Rookaya conducts exciting events on a monthly basis. Her next event  is KidZ and TeenZ family fun day on the 24 June, Balmoral Hotel, from 9:00 to 16:30. Activities include crafts, mendhi, clothing, health care professionals, supplements, demos. There will also be talks, by Ashwin Singh on the pros and cons of social networking; Edris Khamissa on parenting; and Ahmed Moolla on challenges facing youth and the solutions. For more  info  contact or on 083 6231154.

Written by Naseema Mall
Photo collage by Nahida Esmail

Catch Naseema Mall of Breeze Publishing in the Life & Style Mag, where she will be reviewing the latest books.

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