In the history of Islam Ahmadiyya, May 23 signifies the initiation of this Jama’at. It began in year 1889 when the Promised Messiah, Hazrat Mirza Ghulam Ahmad (as) took the first Bai’at of fourty faithful followers.
In Guyana, Ahmadiyyat started in a remote village called the Sisters Village. It is found on the east bank of Berbice. The first mosque was built here in the 1960s.
On this auspicious occasion, members of the Berbice Jama’at gathered at this mosque to commemorate this day.
This event was attended by both members and guests. The guests enjoyed the proceedings and implored to be invited to future events.