Category: Statements

SMC Month of Ramadan Message from the President

June 3, 2015 Assalaamu alaikum warahmatullahi wabarakatuh On behalf of the Shia Muslim Council of Southern California, it is with great honor that I extend my warmest greetings and congratulations to you and your loved ones on the auspicious arrival of the holy month of Ramadan. The month of Ramadan represents the time in which […]

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Save the Date! *Eid-ul-Fitr Picnic*

Save the Date! *Eid-ul-Fitr Picnic*

Salaam Alaykum, The Shia Muslim Council of Southern California is proud to announce it will be hosting its first Eid-ul-Fitr Picnic on Sunday July 10th, 2016 from 11AM to 7PM! The picnic will be held at Mile Square Park in Fountain Valley, CA. Save the date! More details to follow.

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Crescent Moon of the Month of Rajab, 1437

Crescent Moon of the Month of Rajab, 1437

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيمIn the Name of God, the Most Compassionate, the Most Merciful 8 April 2016 The Shia Muslim Council of Southern California announces that Saturday, April 9th, 2016 will be the first day of the month of Rajab, 1437.  During the sunset on Thursday, April 7th, the moon was not visible and thus […]

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WHY IS THE VOICE OF CONSCIENCE MUTED?

WHY IS THE VOICE OF CONSCIENCE MUTED?

May 11th, 2016 A spate of bombings rocked Baghdad today, killing at least 90, with the ISIS terror group claiming responsibility for the carnage in all three areas of Baghdad. In the Kadhimia district, a car bombing killed at least 20 and wounded 37, in western part of Baghdad, another bomb blast killed all east 10 and wounded 25 […]

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The Crescent Moon of the Month of Jamadi al-Thani

The Crescent Moon of the Month of Jamadi al-Thani

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيمIn the Name of God, the Most Compassionate, the Most Merciful March 9th, 2016 The Crescent Committee of the Shia Muslim Council announces that Thursday, March 10, 2016 will be the first day of the month of Jamaadi al-Thani 1437 AH for the entire region of North America. This determination was made is based on the fact that […]

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