Farewell to As-sheikh. M.R.M. Munas Moulana – Founder-President – IIC – Kuwait.


Tamilnadu Muslim Cultural Association (TMCA) had a great moment and opportunity to extend its sincere gratitude to As-sheikh. Mohammed Munas Moulana, B.A., (Naleemi) who is Founder-President of Iqra’a Islamic Committee (IIC), Kuwait to give a heartfelt farewell who is leaving for Sri Lanka for good after his glorious and meritorious 22 years of non-stop services to Tamil speaking Islamic community in Kuwait. 

It is really worthy to mention that TMCA is formed (Sep.1995) three years after IIC formation (Jul.1992) and until this date and time, we are enjoying good rapport and cooperation between us.. with grace of Almighty ALLAH s.w.t… Alhamdhulillah…
Bidding farewell is really a hard task to such personality but sticking to reality, a warm send-off ceremony has been arranged last Thursday, on 06th Feb, 2014 at Man-o-Salwa Restaurant, Murgab after Isha’a prayers in honour of As-sheikh Munas Moulana.  Event started with recitation of holy verses from noble Quran by Vittukatti Sheikh Mastan, former Treasurer was really amazing. Media portrait, Karaikkal S.M. Arif Maricar, incoming Vice-President anchored the whole program while Avoor Basheer Ahamed, former President and TVS Alaudeen, incoming President on the Dias. Chatthiramani Asan Mohamed gave welcome speech followed by felicitation speeches by Avoor Basheer Ahamed and TVS Alaudeen.  One of the founders of TMCA, R. Mohamed Farook, in his speech outlined various occasion he had worked with Sheikh Munas Moulana since inception of TMCA followed by M.A.J. Mohamed Iqbal, former President of TMCA re-calling memorable instances and support and co-operation he had from his team during his reign.

Young and energetic Islamic scholar and orator, Sheikh Abdul Basith Bukhari, Aleem who is in Kuwait on a special career-shaping assignment gave a splendid lecture briefly expressing his pleasure of having got an opportunity to associate with him and his good team of scholars praying to Almighty to give good health to continue to serve the community even if he is in home land.

As a token of appreciation, a Momento has been presented on behalf of TMCA, to Sheikh. Munas Moulana by outgoing and incoming Executive Committees of TMCA in the presence of TMCA Founders and Guardian Council members.

As-sheikh. Mohammed Munas Moulana, in his acceptance address, thanked everyone who have given their whole-hearted support and co-operation so long these years.  He insisted not to stop serving the community in any tough times and irrespective of our platform (association, group, jamaath etc.) we stand, religious services should be continued for ever for the bettement of our Ummah.  He specially re-called golden moments he had with our Guardian Council member, Sholapuram I. Zahiruddin as one of the editors of ‘Deen Idhal’ Tamil weekly-flyer which was published from IIC platform then.

Br. Saguber (Dr. Ali) Ali of City Pharmacy, our incoming General Secretary, proposed vote of Thanks followed by Dua majlis.  Dinner was served at the end, honouring our guests and all invitees to the event.  Alhamdhulillah….!