An inauguration ceremony of Grand Masjid (Mosque) and Institute of Islamic Studies “Gulzar Habib” was held on 1st May, 2018 in Jehlum, Punjab. Qalander-e-Douran Sahibzada Haq Khatteb Hussain Ali Badshah Sarkar (M.E) opened this biggest masjid of punjab by his blessed hands.Goal of Haq Khatteb Hussain is to spread Islamic teachings for the welfare of society by developing such institutes. Thousands of people attended this spiritual ceremony under the supervision of Qalander Haq Khatteb Hussain Ali Badshah Sarkar(M.E).
Ceremony was started with the recitation of the Holy Book of Allah Almighty and followed by the homage presented to the beloved Prophet Muhammad ﷺ in the form of Darood, Salam and naats. Many world wide known naat khawans presented their allegiance to the Prophet ﷺ in this blessed event.
The place where this grand Masjid is built was known as “Kala Deo” before the inauguration. But now after the opening of this Masjid by Haq Khatteb Hussain Ali Badshah Sarkar (M.E), the name of this place has been changed to “Khatteb Abad” from Kala Deo. First prayer of Fajar was offered by Haq Khatteb Hussain Ali Badshah Sarkar in this newly Grand Masjid of Punjab.