Category: Statements

Upcoming Arbaeen Programs 2019

Upcoming Arbaeen Programs 2019

Upcoming Arbaeen Programs October 16th, 2019 The Ultimate Tragedy Imam Hussein, grandson of the Prophet Muhammad, is revered by Muslims as the “Prince of Martyrs”. He was killed in Karbala on a day which became known as Ashura, the tenth day of the Islamic month of Muharram, having refused to pledge allegiance to the corrupt […]

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Eid-ul-Adha Message & Prayer Times

Eid-ul-Adha Message & Prayer Times

Assalamu Alaikum Warahmatullah Wabarakhatuh, May the peace and blessings of Allah SWT be with you.‏On behalf of the Shia Muslim Council of Southern California, I would like to extend my best wishes to you on this blessed and joyous day of Eid. Eid Mubarak! ‏This day marks the significance of sacrifice during Hajj, where millions of Muslims […]

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Eid-ul-Fitr: Tomorrow, June 15th, 2018

Eid-ul-Fitr: Tomorrow, June 15th, 2018

In the name of Allah, the Most Beneficient, the Most Merciful. Based on confirmed sightings of the new crescent across multiple cities in the U.S. on June 14, SMC announces Friday, June 15 as the day of Eid-ul-Fitr (1st of Shawwal 1439). (He desires) that you should complete the number (of fasts) and that you […]

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Eid-ul-Fitr is Wednesday, June 5th, 2019

Eid-ul-Fitr is Wednesday, June 5th, 2019

Due to no verified reports of the sighting of the new crescent in California or the surrounding states on the evening of Monday, June 3rd 2019, Shia Muslim Council of Southern California announces that Tuesday, June 4th, 2019 is the 30th and last evening of the month of Ramadan, and that Wednesday, June 5th, 2019 […]

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