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The Crescent Moon of the Month of Dhul-Hijjah 1442 A.H.

The Crescent Moon of the Month of Dhul-Hijjah 1442 A.H.

On behalf of the Shia Muslim Council of Southern California, we would like to announce that the first day of Dhul Hijjah is Sunday, July 11th, 2021. The crescent moon was sighted during sunset on July 10th, 2021 by Mo’mineen in San Diego, CA. Therefore, based on the sighting, Eid al-Adha will be on Wednesday, July 20th, 2021. 

Key dates for the Month of Dhul Hijjah:
 7 Dhul Hijjah(July 17)Martyrdom of Imam Muhammad al-Baqir (p)8 Dhul Hijjah(July 18)Imam Hussain left Mecca for Iraq9 Dhul Hijjah(July 19)Day of Arafah10 Dhul Hijjah(July 20)Eid al-Adha15 Dhul Hijjah (July 25)Birth of Imam Ali al-Naqi al-Hadi (p)18 Dhul Hijjah (July 28)Eid al-Ghadir24 Dhul Hijjah(Aug 3)Day of Mubahila
Imam Hussain Blood Drive
Imamia Medics International Southern California in collaboration with SMC announces the 2021 Imam Hussain Blood Drive.

The community will have 3 opportunities to donate:
 Zainabia Islamic Society
August 14th from 8AM – 2PM

Masjid Rasool
August 15th from 7:30AM – 1:30PM

Jafaria Islamic Society
August 22nd from 10AM – 4PM
For questions please contact donate@imamhussainblooddrive.org
Register to Donate
Learn Tarteel Rules for BeginnersThis course is designated for beginner Muslim brothers and sisters 15yrs and up and are able to read Arabic words.
Instructor: Br. Mosadek Alattar
Teaching Method: The course will be given in English and via Power Point Presentation pre-recorded online.

Last day for registration is Tue. 7/ 13/ 2021.
Class starts- Thu 7/16/2021 one lesson per week for 5 weeks.
Please send your registration via email alattar117@hotmail.com with the following information: Full name, Age, gender and your Audio recording of you reciting the first page of Surat Al-Anbiya’a.
Safinah 5th Business Expo & Family ExtravaganzaSafinah is hosting its popular annual business expo on Sunday, July 11th, 2021. Come out and support the communities’ local business owners and enjoy a day out with the family. 
Jazakum Allahu Khayran,
Shia Muslim Council of Southern California
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