Tabligh Jamaat
History
Started by Maulana Ilyas in India among the inhabitants of the district of Mewat. His totally new format of work faced severe opposition from the Ulema in the initial phases.
Its primary reference sources
Fadhail Aamaal

Fadhail Sadaqaat

Fadhail Haj

Riyaadus Saaliheen

Hayaatus Sahaabaa

Ladies Jamaat - The Mastooraat
Women are also encouraged to participate in the work of Tabligh. Womens programs are held on a weekly basis in each Muslim area. The men, at the Masjid, decide on the venue, time and, sometimes, also a speaker.
Modes of operation
Muslims are encouraged to follow the principles of Islam.