Book Fair Tucson, AZ


Tucson Book Festival 2019 By the grace of Allah Almighty, On March 3rd and 4th 2019, TheTucson Chapter of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community USA participated in a two-day book festival hosted by the Universityof Arizona in Tucson. This Book Festival is held every year in the grounds of the University of Arizona and is the third largest book fair in the United States. Thousands of visitors attended the event this year. Many different authors and vendors exhibited their books at the fair. The Jama’at had a booth in which they presented the peaceful message of Islam and offered answers to some of the questions that visitors had about Islam. There was a Quran exhibition that featured the translations of the Holy Quran in many languages. The Muslims for peace and true islam campaigns were promoted at the event. Lajna members also had a separate booth where they applied mehndi on the ladies and spoke to them about some of the misconceptions they had about the teachings of Islam. Many visitors took home a copy of the Holy Qur’an and other Jama’at literature.