A Weekend of Service with Humility, Gratitude & One Ummah

On these very Blessed Nights of Layl-ul-Qadr and on the Commemoration of the Martyrdom of Ameer al-Momineen, the Shia Muslim Council and countless Muslim Organizations were out serving; serving the under-privileged and under-served. Humanitarian Day, organized by ILM Foundation and Coalition for Human Dignity has brought together Muslims from all

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The Crescent Moon of the Month of Ramadhan, 1440AH

On behalf of the Shia Muslim Council of Southern California, we would like to announce that the first day of Ramadhan 1440 AH will be Monday, May 6th, 2019. The crescent moon was sighted during sunset on Sunday, May 5th, 2019 in many locations throughout the Southern and Western states.    Key dates

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SMC Denounces the Perpetrators of Death and Destruction on Worshipers at the Mosques in New Zealand

We express our heartfelt condolences to the families of those who were mercilessly slain during the devastating tragedy killing numerous  innocent victims and injuring many more while they were  praying in the two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand on Friday, March 15, 2019.  Even the strongest words of denunciation, of the

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The Crescent Moon of the Month of Rajab, 1440 A.H.

On behalf of the Shia Muslim Council of Southern California, we would like to announce that the first day of Rajab 1440 AH will be Friday, March 8th, 2019. The crescent moon was not sighted during sunset on Wednesday, March 6th, 2019 in any region in North America.  Key dates for the Month

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Fatimiyya Programs Around the Community

Fatimiyya Program Time and Locations Program times are based on published information by each center at the time of this email. Ahlul Bayt Mosque 2155 Murchison Ave. Pomona, CA 91768 https://www.facebook.com/ahlulbeytmosque/ http://www.ahlulbeyt.net/ Feb. 8th Program: 7:00PM Speaker: Sheikh Haitham Dar-e-Zehra Women’s Foundation 2110 E. First St. Suite #110 Santa Ana,

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Lunar Eclipse: January 20th, 2019

Salaam Alaykum, On Saturday January 20th, 2019 there will be a lunar eclipse that will be visible in majority of North America. As a reminder, Salat al-Ayaat is obligatory. For more information on the lunar eclipse and the time it will occur in your area please click here. How to

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The Crescent Moon of the Month of Rabi al Thani, 1440 AH

On behalf of the Shia Muslim Council of Southern California, we would like to announce that the first day of Rabi al Thani 1440 AH will be Sunday, December 9th, 2018. The crescent moon was not sighted during sunset on Friday, December 7th, 2018 in North America. Key dates for the

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