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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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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SCMCO 4th Joint Masjid Volleyball Tournament

Salaam Alaykum, SCMCO Presents its Fourth Joint Masjid Volleyball Tournament! Along with the tournament will be a toy drive insha’Allah. Fees per team: $200 Enrollment Form: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdW6Z44Q85WKK6PFy4ZLn5p1CnmcYP-RU8PJsGcqB1xqEjYUQ/viewform SCMCO VOLLEY BALL GAME GUIDELINES http://scmco.net/vb-toydrive/scmco-volley-ball-game-guidelines/

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Remember to Vote on Tuesday, November 8th

Salaam Alaikum: The day has come for Americans to casts their votes on who will lead the country for the next 4 years. American Muslims became an election platform for the first time in American history and we must cast our votes to ensure that we fight against Islamophobia and

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Crescent Moon of the Month of Safar, 1438 AH

The Shia Muslim Council (SMC) announces that, Tuesday, November 1st, 2016, will be the first day of the month of Safar, 1438 AH. We ask Allah (swt) to accept our good deeds and to grant us strength and health in our continued remembrance of Imam Hussain (as) and his family. Jazakum Allahu Khayran, Shia Muslim Council of

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Register to Vote and Be an Informed Voter

The 2016 Elections has become one of the most contentious races in recent history. From federal to state to local offices, issues affecting Muslims, and particularly Shia Muslims, are at stake. Never before have Muslims become a significant body to change the course of election history, as we are now in 2016. SMC encourages

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A Legacy of Treachery, Tyranny and Terrorism

  All events have a divine pattern – one governs the lives of everyone – and a human element. In Karbala, too there was the divine element and the human element. Well cognizant of the divine pattern, Imam Hussein (AS) traveled from Medina to Mecca, then to Karbala, all the

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