Dhu al-Qi'dah

Items of Interest

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  • Saying of the Week

    "I have been sent to perfect good character."

    He also said:

    "The believers  most perfect in faith are those best in character."

    Holy Prophet Muhammed (Peace Be upon Him)

    Funeral Announcements

    INNA LILLAHI WA INNA ILAYHI RAJIOON "To Allah we belong, and to Him is our return". (Al-Baqarah 2:156)

    Namaz-e-Wahshat: In the first Raka'at, after reciting Surah al-Hamd, Ayatul Kursi should be recited once and in the second Raka'at, Surah al-Qadr should be recited 10 times after Surah-al-Hamd.

    Namaz-e-Haddiye Mayyit: In the first Raka'at, after reciting Surah al-Hamd, Surah Qadr should be recited. In the second Raka'at, after Surah al-Hamd recite Surah Kawther.

    Community Announcements

    Sheikh Jaffer H Jaffer invites all the youths of the community to participate in a special event during the Thanksgiving Break:

    - Thursday from 12:30pm - 3pm boys and girls between the ages of 14-25. Topic is an open forum to 'The Keys of Success'.
    - Friday from 1pm - 3:30pm boys and girls between the ages of 9-13. Topic is 'Kerbala In Me'.

    Lunch will be provided. Parents please encourage your children to attend these events

    Whispered Prayer of the Complainers (Munajat Shakeen)

    2nd of 15 Whispered Prayers from 4th Imam Zainul Abideen a.s. found in Sahifa Al-Kamila Al-Sajjadiya recited by Hussain Ghareeb


    - Thursday, September 18th (Dhul Qa’dah 23rd Night)

    • 7:23 pm Salaatul Maghrib followed by Surah Yasin, Dua Kumayl, Majalis, and Ziyarat-e-Waritha
    • Majalis recited by Sayyid Baqir Imrani

    - Friday, September 19th (Dhul Qa’dah 24th Night):

    • 1:00 pm Juma’a Program
    • 7:21 pm Salaatul Maghrib followed by Ladies Quran Tafsir Class

    - Saturday, September 20th (Dhul Qa’dah 25th Night):

    • 7:19 pm Salaatul Maghrib

    - Sunday, September 21st (Dhul Qa’dah 26th Night):

    • 6:00 am Fajr Program
    • 10:30 am Madressa 


    • 4th Annual Shab Event Speech Writing Competition - Deadline Extended to September 30th. Requirements are to prepare a speech between 8-12 minutes (max) on the significance of the Alam (flag in Islam as well the history of the flag and flag bearers (Alamdar). Competition is open to male and female participants in NY, NJ and PA only ages 30 and under. Cash prize of $350 awarded to the winner.
    • Office Hours with Sheikh Bilal will resume in October. Schedule will be posted.

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