Save The Date! *Eid-ul-Fitr Picnic*

Salaam Alaykum, The Shia Muslim Council of Southern California is proud to announce it will be hosting its 2nd Annual Eid-ul-Fitr Picnic on Sunday July 9th, 2017. The picnic will be held at William R. Regional Park in Irvine, CA. Save the date! More details to follow.

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Crescent Moon of the Month of Rajab, 1438 AH

March 28th, 2017 The Shia Muslim Council (SMC) announces that, Wednesday, March 29th, 2017, will be the first day of the month of Rajab, 1438 AH. We ask Allah (swt) to accept our good deeds as we remember: Imam Muhammad al-Baqir (AS) Imam Ali al-Hadi (AS) Imam Muhammad al-Jawad (AS) Imam Ali (AS) Lady Zainab (AS)

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Crescent Moon of the Month of Jamadi-ul-Thani 1438 AH

The Shia Muslim Council (SMC) announces that, Tuesday, February 28th, 2017, will be the first day of the month of Jamadi-ul-Thani, 1438 AH. We ask Allah (swt) to accept our good deeds as we remember Lady Fatimah-Zahra during this month, and to grant us strength and health . Jazakum Allahu Khayran, Shia Muslim Council of Southern California

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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.

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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

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Crescent Moon of the Month of Rabi al-Thani 1438 AH

The Shia Muslim Council (SMC) announces that, Saturday, December  31st, 2016, will be the first day of the month of Rabi al-Thani, 1438 AH. We ask Allah (swt) to accept our good deeds as we remember Imam Hassan al-Askari (AS) and Lady Masooma during this month, and to grant us strength and health . Jazakum Allahu

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Crescent Moon of the Month of Rabi al-Awwal, 1438 AH

The Shia Muslim Council (SMC) announces that, Thursday, December  1st, 2016, will be the first day of the month of Rabi al-Awwal, 1438 AH. We ask Allah (swt) to accept our good deeds and to grant us strength and health. Jazakum Allahu Khayran, Shia Muslim Council of Southern California

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Meeting in LA: Threatening Letters Sent to Mosques

On Monday, November 28th, 2016 Muslims leaders across Southern California met with LAPD and the FBI at the Islamic Center of Southern California to discuss the recent threatening letters that were sent to various mosques across California. Dr. Sayed Moustafa al-Qazwini, President of the Shia Muslim Council of Southern California

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