SHAFAQNA (Shia International News Association) – Mahdawiyun 360 (M360) is a youth group founded in Luton’s (UK) very own Masjid-e Ali. This youth group is a continuation of the great efforts of the former Kaneezan-e Zahra which was inspired by the wonderful Al-Asr organization.
M360 was founded on the first of Dhil-Hijjah, 1432 under the supervision of respected Shaykh Hamid Hussein Waqar. Many attended the launch event where the Shaykh spoke, along with Shaykh Shabbir Hassanally and other respected speakers.
The goals of this group is to try to pave the groundwork for the reappearance of the Awaited Imam, Imam al-Mahdi (aj) through creating an ummah humbly serving his cause.