SMC Leadership meets with Turkish Consul General

March 7, 2018,  Los Angeles The newly appointed Turkish Consul General, Mr. Can Oguz, invited leaders of the Muslims community to his residence, the Arikan House, for an evening of networking and relationship building. Mr. Oguz spoke to his guests about his aspirations to see the Muslim community work together as

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Humanitarian Plight of the Innocent in Syria and Yemen

The Holy Quran reminds us: “The Believers, men and women, are protectors one of another: they enjoin what is just, and forbid what is evil: they observe regular prayers, practice regular charity, and obey Allah and His Apostle. On them will Allah pour His mercy: for Allah is Exalted in

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Ali Asaria: The Tech CEO Who Gave Away His Money

The Messenger of Allah (SWA) has said: The earth on the Day of Resurrection will be scorching, except for the shadow of a believer, for verily his charity will serve him as shade. (Kanzul Ummal: Volume 11, Page 616) From CommunityTech News (news.communitytech.ca) Ali Asaria is challenging the status quo

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Upcoming Fatimiyya Programs

Salaam Alaykum, Below is a list of the local Fatimiyya Programs for this week. For more updates follow us on Social Media using the links below. Shia Ithna-Asheri Islamic Jamaat of Los Angeles 7925 Serapis Avenue Pico Rivera, CA 90660 Program: Feb. 24 @ 6 PM Yaseen Educational Foundation 2110 E. First

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Islamic Scholarship Fund (ISF) helps students pursuing Film, Journalism, Law, & Public Policy

ISF’s mission is to increase American Muslim representation in media, politics and government.It is to encourage and support Muslims students to become future lawyers, politicians, journalists, film makers, and academicians that properly represent Islam and Muslims in the U.S. Since 2009, ISF has awarded 280 scholarships and grants totaling $857,100.

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Muslim Scholarship Deadline approaching – 2/23/18

The Shia Muslim Council of Southern California and the Muslim Public Affairs Council (MPAC) announced earlier that the University of La Verne has a Muslim Students scholarship opportunity. The scholarship is intended to help Muslim students enrolled at the university for the 2018 Fall Semester. The deadline is approaching on February 23,

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