Keynote Speaker

The Caliph, His Holiness, Hazrat Mirza Masroor Ahmad, A Man of Peace

His Holiness, Hazrat Mirza Masroor Ahmad, Khalifatul Masih V, is the fifth successor (Caliph) to the Promised Messiah (peace be upon him). His benevolent leadership provides the community with unity, guidance and direction, ensuring that it remains devoted to God and to the service of mankind.

His Holiness frequently meets with parliamentarians and heads of state and has delivered keynote addresses at the United States Congress, the European Parliament and the UK Parliament

Hadeeqatul Mahdi: Jalsa Salana Site

Home to the Jalsa Salana is Hadeeqatul Mahdi, Oaklands Farm in the countryside of Alton, Hampshire. The 200 acre site is transformed into an event village during the convention period with over 240 marquees and other advanced infrastructure. It is then returned to its natural beauty within days after the event. All this is achieved to cater for 40,000 participants through the services of over 7,000 volunteers.

Some Guest Speakers From Previous Jalsa Salanas

Eminent speakers discuss a range of religious topics and their relevance to contemporary society. Additionally, a number of parliamentarians, civic leaders and diplomats from different countries also address the gathering and underline the convention’s objective of enhancing unity, understanding and mutual respect.