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  • SMC Statement on Executive Order

    We appeal to the elected leadership, of an America that is already great, to do the right thing.  President Trump’s decision on Friday to suspend the resettlement of Syrian refugees and ban people from seven Muslim countries is against the ideals of our great nation and contradicts the values of humanity.

  • Crescent Moon of the Month of Jamadi-al-Awwal 1438 AH

    The Shia Muslim Council (SMC) announces that, Sunday, January 29th, 2017, will be the first day of the month of Jamadi-al-Awwal, 1438 AH. We ask Allah (swt) to accept our good deeds as we remember Lady Zainab and Lady Fatimah-Zahra during this month, and to grant us strength and health . Jazakum Allahu Khayran, Shia Muslim Council of

  • This Week at SMC: Women’s March, General Meeting, and Safinah Grief Management

    Women’s March: This past week hundreds of thousands of women gathered and marched in solidarity around the world. Here in Los Angeles, it is estimated that the crowd grew to 750,000 people! Our own President of SMC, Sayed Moustafa al-Qazwini and other board members participated in the march.   General Meeting