December 7, 2018 | Latest, Statements
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 Month of Rabi al Thani 8th Rabi al Thani (Dec 16th) – Birth of Imam Hasan al-Askari (AS) 10th Rabi al Thani (Dec 18th) – Death of Lady Masooma, sister of Imam al-Rida (AS)|
|The Conference of Hassan by Imamia Medics|
Imamia Medics International (IMI) Northern and Southern California Chapters will be hosting IMI’s 2018 North American Conference in Orange County, California. The conference combines IMI’s commitment to enhancing health, education, capacity building and the integration of community and faith based approaches to health. The theme for this conference is an exploration of the two public health emergencies across North America: Opioids and Obesity. In addition we will overview all aspects of health and medical sciences from clinical, basic and population perspectives. The conference will also incorporate full parallel programming for young leaders with skills development as well as conversations centered around the overall conference theme exploring healthy physical and mental lifestyles.