Jafaria Islamic Society will be celebrating the Birth of the Prophet on Thursday December 7th, 2017. Guest Speaker will be Sheikh Mohammad Al Hilli from U.K. Speech will be in English Program Details Program: 7:00 PM Dua e Kumayl. 7:30 PM Manqabat 8:30 PM Speech 9:30 PM Dinner Jafaria Islamic Society 1546 E.
A 130-foot-tall minaret rises above former pastureland south of Sanford, beckoning the Muslim faithful to a new mosque that took seven years and millions of dollars to build. Leaders at Masjid Al Hayy — the name means “ever-living mosque” in Arabic — say they hope the 43,000-square-foot building becomes a gathering
On November 16th, SMC attended the 60 year anniversary of Agha Khan’s spiritual leadership of the Shia Ismaili Muslims in Los Angeles. As a part of the celebrations of the Diamond Jubilee, the Ismaili community is relaunched “Rays of Light,” an exhibition depicting Agha Khan’s commitment through the past 60 years
It’s not the Muslim Hajj, or the Hindu Kumbh Mela.. Known as Arbaeen, it is the world’s most populous gathering and you’ve probably never heard of it! Not only does the congregation exceed the number of visitors to Mecca (by a factor of five, in fact), it is more significant than
Congratulations to the Muslim Memory Walkers, led by Sister Yasmin Kermalli, who supporting the Orange County Alzheimer’s Association to raise awareness to this growing and debilitating disease. The Muslim Memory Walkers raised funds to support Alzheimer’s care and research, for the 20th year now. The group raised over $3,500. Today there
On Saturday, December 2nd at 7 pm, the IECOC will celebrate the birth of the Prophet Muhammad (p) with a special interfaith and intrafaith gathering. This year, we are hosting Dr. Sherman Jackson, Professor of Islamic Studies and Religion at USC, and Rabbi Lee Weissman, Scholar at The Institute for Jewish
The Tablet of Fatimah (as) is a letter of wisdom and power from Allah, which was received by the Prophet (saw) from Angel Gabriel, in the form of an emerald tablet. It was then gifted by the Prophet (saw) to his beloved daughter Fatimah (as), who became the source of
We are pleased to inform you that Insh’ Allaah on December 23rd, SCMCO will be holding “Second Joint Masjid Soccer Tournament”. Enrollment Forms: For a group or a team, Form must be filled by captain or contact person only. Please enter complete team names. One masjid can have multiple teams.
On behalf of the Shia Muslim Council of Southern California, we would like to announce that the first day of Rabi al-Awwal 1439 AH will be Monday, November 20th, 2017. No crescent moon was sighted on Saturday, November 18th. We pray to Allah to guide and bless us as we
The Shia Muslim Council of Southern California condemns the horrific killings of innocent people in Lower Manhattan, New York, on Tuesday, Oct. 31. We express our heartfelt condolences to the families of those who were mercilessly slain during this devastating event, killing eight innocent victims and injuring many more. By