The Crescent Moon of the Month of Jamadi al-Thani

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم In the Name of God, the Most Compassionate, the Most Merciful March 9th, 2016 The Crescent Committee of the Shia Muslim Council announces that Thursday, March 10, 2016 will be the first day of the month of Jamaadi al-Thani 1437 AH for the entire region of North America. This determination was made

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The Crescent Moon of the Month of Jamaadi al-Awwal 1437/2016

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم In the Name of God, the Most Compassionate, the Most Merciful February 9th, 2016 The Crescent Committee of the Shia Muslim Council announces that Wednesday, February 10, 2016 will be the first day of the month of Jamaadi al-Awwal 1437 AH for the entire region of North America. This determination was made is

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President Obama at the Islamic Society of Baltimore

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم In the Name of God, the Most Compassionate, the Most Merciful February 7th, 2016 If you have not had a chance to listen to President Obama’s speech at the Islamic Society of Baltimore, please invest few minutes to listen to it. Click here to listen He shared

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The Crescent Moon of the Month of Rabi’ al-Thaani 1437

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم In the Name of God, the Most Compassionate, the Most Merciful January 12th, 2016 The Crescent Committee of the Shia Muslim Council announces that Tuesday, January 12, 2016 will be the first day of the month of Rabi’ al-Thaani 1437 for the entire region of North America. This determination was made

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The Weapon of the Word is Stronger than Bullets

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم In the Name of God, the Most Compassionate, the Most Merciful January 2nd, 2016 Shaykh Nimr Baqir al-Nimr – A man of non-violence meets a violent death at the hands of the Saudi regime. It is with deep shock and profound sadness that the Shia Muslim

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Act HR 158 – Urgent Action Needed

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم In the Name of God, the Most Compassionate, the Most Merciful Dear community brothers and sisters, The House of Representatives has recently passed legislation that may affect your right to freely travel to and from certain countries. We are asking that you please contact your State Senators

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The Crescent Moon of the Month of Rabi’al-Awwal, 1437

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم In the Name of God, the Most Compassionate, the Most Merciful December 11th, 2015 The Crescent Committee of the Shia Muslim Council  announces that Sunday, December 13, 2015 will be the first day of the month of Rabi’ al-Awwal 1437 for the entire region of North America. This determination was made

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Los Angeles City Hall Candlelight Vigil

On Tuesday, November 17, hundreds gathered to participate in a candlelight vigil held on the steps of Los Angeles City Hall for the victims of the Paris, Beirut, and Baghdad terrorist attacks last week. Imam Sayed Moustafa al-Qazwini joined the greater Los Angeles area interfaith community leaders, city council members,

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