A unique Islamic story night was held on  Saturday 21 January at Progress Park, Auburn in Sydney.

More than 300 people were in attendance, mainly families consisting of young and old on a warm night under light in a family friendly atmosphere.

The program started with Mohamed Khodr singing Tala Al Badru Alayna and his own nasheed about mothers.

Sheikh Abu Bakr Zoud narrated the story called ‘A Necklace full of love’.

Sheikh Abu Bakr Zoud narrated the story called ‘A Necklace full of love’.

The main part of the program followed with the story called ‘A Necklace full of love’

This was the story of Zaynab (r), the daughter of Prophet Mohammad (s) and her husband Abu Al-Aas ibn Ar-Rabi (r).

This story from the Seerah about the love and loyalty between the couple was told in an eloquent and engaging way by Sheikh Abu Bakr Zoud.

This inspiring story encompasses many life lessons specially for couples and families and were a great source of inspiration for those present that night.

Maghreb and Isha prayers were offered in large congregation together by men, women and children together with enjoying all the food specially BBQ under lights.

You can watch the full story narrated by Sheikh Abu Bakr Zoud here: