Ahmadiyya Muslim Youth Association

How Croydon’s Ahmadiyya Muslim community responded to the terrorist attack in Westminster

Posted on April 3rd, by Adeel Shah in Politics & Society. No Comments

Young Muslims from Croydon remember the victims of the recent Westminster attack

On Wednesday 29th March, the Ahmadiyya Muslim Youth Association (AMYA) took part in a large remembrance gathering on Westminster Bridge in central London. One week earlier, the bridge had been the location for a horrifying atrocity later identified as the work of an extremist claiming to be a Muslim, Khalid Masood, aged fifty-two, from Kent. … Read More »

Winter in brief

Posted on February 23rd, by The Croydon Citizen in Politics & Society. No Comments

The big news stories of winter 2016-2017, summarised for your convenience by the Citizen team

Annual ‘Big Street Clean’ sees young Ahmadiyya Muslims tidy up Croydon on New Year’s Day

Young men from the Ahmadiyya Muslim Youth Association (AMYA) Croydon celebrated the start of 2017 by waking at the crack of dawn. After offering communal prayers for a prosperous year ahead and their usual morning prayer, they took to the streets, … Read More »

The young Muslims who cleaned up Croydon

Posted on January 5th, by Adeel Shah in Politics & Society. 2 comments

Whilst many Croydonians were sleeping off a 1st January hangover, a bunch of local young people went to work

Before dawn on Friday 1st January, more than sixty young Muslim volunteers descended on the streets of Croydon to clean up following the New Year’s Eve festivities.

Volunteers from the Ahmadiyya Muslim Youth Association (AMYA), were ready to work their way across the borough in order to … Read More »

400 young Croydonians take part in UK’s largest sit-down meal and Islamic rally

Posted on June 18th, by CronxWire in CronxWire. No Comments

5,000 young Muslim men have descended on the Surrey countryside this weekend for the largest sit-down meal in the UK ahead of the Islamic holy month of Ramadan.

Release begins: Members of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Youth Association (AMYA) have come together from every part of the UK for three days, at a rally aimed at educating youngsters about the true and peaceful message of Islam, societal unity and loyalty to their … Read More »