For the first time in history a full time institution has been setup where anybody can apply to sit for reciting Salat and Salam on the beloved Prophet Muhammad (SWS) a unique way to promote the love for the beloved and to increase spiritually.
That blessed place will have people reciting Durood Sharif and reciting the Holy Qur'an non stop on daily basis, 24 hours a day, every week, every month and it will continue inshah allah forever. A group of 8 people will be sitting in the blessed area to take part in the unique spiritual retreat for at least 10 days or however they wish to. The 8 people will be replaced by another 8 people who will recite at night. The participants will be fasting and will stay in Wudu all the time. Food will be provided by Minhaj-ul-Quran. Monthly, over 50 million greetings and salutations will be presented to the beloved Prophet (sws) along with 30 Qur'ans.
The official opening ceremony of Gosha-e-Durood was held at the hands of Shaykh-ul-Islam on 3rd December 2005 after monthly spiritual programme, shab e bedari, at Jamy e Masjid Minhaj ul Quran.
Gosha-e-Durood was launched at the headquarters of Minhaj-ul-Quran International on 1st December. The office of Shaykh-ul-Islam at the headquarters temporarily serving the purpose. The aim of the Gosha-e-Durood is to send blessings to the Holy Prophet SAW continually 24/7/365.
The first group consists of 18 persons arrived at the headquarters on 30th September. Next day, people began sending greetings and salutations on the Holy Prophet (SAW) collectively.
We Appeal to all members of Minhaj ul Quran International to recite salutations on the Holy Prophet (SAW) at least 100 times a day. Thus the total number of greetings and salutations would amount to 50 million every month.