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Muharram 2021 1443 A.H.

Muharram 2021 1443 A.H.

On behalf of the Shia Muslim Council of Southern California, we would like to announce that the first day of Muharram 1443 AH will be Tuesday, August 10th, 2021. There were no confirmed moon sightings on the eve of Sunday, August 8th.  Key dates for the Month of Muharram 2 Muharram – Imam Hussain (p) arrives in […]

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Imam Hussain Blood Drive

Imam Hussain Blood Drive

mamia 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 SocietyAugust 14th from 8AM – 2PM Masjid RasoolAugust 15th from 7:30AM – 1:30PM Jafaria Islamic SocietyAugust 22nd from 10AM – 4PMFor questions please contact donate@imamhussainblooddrive.org Register to Donate Register to Donate […]

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COVID Vaccination: What you need to know *Webinar*

COVID Vaccination: What you need to know *Webinar*

Now that there are authorized and recommended vaccines to prevent COVID-19 in the United States there are some important things that we need to know about the COVID-19 Vaccination Program and COVID-19 vaccines. On Saturday, January 9th, 2021 at 1 PM PST the Shia Muslim Council will be hosting a webinar to cover important information and answer your questions about […]

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Thanksgiving Drive-Thru Donations

Thanksgiving Drive-Thru Donations

The Shia Muslim Council of Southern California and i-CERV will be collecting food for the United Across Borders Foundation. There are two ways to donate:1. Donate canned or boxed foods (e.g. gravy, canned vegetables, cornbread mix, canned soup, etc.)2. Donate here and SMC will purchase the food to donate. 

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Newly Elected SMC Executive Committee

Newly Elected SMC Executive Committee

The SMC General Body held its elections for the new Executive Committee for 2020 to 2023. The community expresses its gratitude and appreciation to the outgoing Executive Committee who have served the greater Muslim community for the last 3 years. We also welcome and congratulate the newly elected SMC Executive Council Members:  President: Hajj Khalil Dewji […]

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Safar 2020 1442 A.H.

Safar 2020 1442 A.H.

On behalf of the Shia Muslim Council of Southern California, we would like to announce that the first day of Safar 1442 AH will be Saturday, September 19th, 2020. The crescent moon was not sighted on Thursday, September 17th, 2020. Key dates for the Month of Safar: 7 Safar – Martyrdom of Imam Hasan al-Mujtaba (p), 50 […]

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