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Bishwa Ijtema

 

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Bishwa Ijtema is an annual Tablighi Jamaat Islamic movement congregation held at Tongi by the river Turag. It is the 2nd largest Muslim congregation in the world after the Hajj. The event focuses on prayers and supplication and does not allow political discussion. The number of attendees is more than millions in each year. It lasts three days and the program concludes with the Akheri Munajat, or final prayer.

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