Muharram
7
Friday
1436 HIJRAH

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

    Silmun Liman Salamakum (Abbas Bandali)



    Program for Muharram 1436 (Oct/Nov 2014)

    MAIN PROGRAM

    Saturday, October 25th to Tuesday, October 28th (Muharram 1st – 4th nights)

    • 8.00 p.m. Sura e Yasin, followed by Marsiya, Majlis, Matam and Ziyarat.

    Wednesday, October 29th to Saturday, November 1st (Muharram 5th -– 8th nights)

    • 6:30 p.m. Salatul Maghrib, Nyaz followed by the Majlis program 8:00 p.m.

    **Sunday, November 2nd and Monday, November 3rd – (Muharram 9th and 10th Ashura Night)

    • 5:30 p.m. Salatul Maghrib, Nyaz followed by the Majlis program 7:00 p.m.
    • Note Daylight Savings Time ends Sunday at 2 a.m., clocks go back one hour.

    ASHURA DAY – Tuesday, November 4th
    • 9:00 a.m. Amaal e Ashura
    • 11:45 a.m. Salatul-Zohar & Asr followed by Marsiya, Majlis, Matam, Ziyarat, Nyaz.

    After Nyaz, we shall have the following:

    · Majlis for Ladies at the Center.

    · Majlis for Gents at Cemetery. (Weather Permitting)

    Sham-e-Ghariba (Muharram 11th Night)

    · Salatul Maghrib at 5:15 p.m. followed by Marsiya, Majlis, Matam, Ziyarat.

    Wednesday, November 5th (Muharram 12th Night)

    • 6:30 p.m. Yasin and Nyaz followed by the Majlis program 8:00p.m.

    The Guest Speaker for the 12 nights will be Sheikh Ali Hussein Datoo of UK.

    Ladies Program

    Saturday, October 25th to Saturday, November 1st

    • 10:30 a.m. Sura e Yasin, followed by Marsiya, Majlis, Matam and Ziyarat.

    Sunday November 2nd and Monday November 3rd
    • 11:45 a.m. Sura e Yasin, followed by Marsiya, Majlis, Matam and Ziyarat.
    ASHURA DAY – Tuesday, November 4th, 2014

    **See Main Program ***

    Wednesday, November 5th and Thursday, November 6th

    • 11:45 a.m. Sura e Yasin, followed by Marsiya, Majlis, Matam and Ziyarat.

    The Guest Speaker will be Zakira Syeda Huma Jafferi of Houston.

    Announcements

    • Letters for excused absence from school / work for Ashura Day will be available at the center.
    • As we approach the month of Muharram, we humbly request all community members to please generously donate towards the Muharram Program and Alim funds.

    Ashura Day
    Niyaz

    Muharram
    Alim / Zakira Fund

    Muharram
    Fund


    Muharram Program Coordinators

    Sponsors are requested for tabaruk for the evening program, please contact Br. Alli Walji or Br. Abbas Walji

    Ladies Majalis Program Coordinators:

    • Shabih/Alam – Sr. Gulshan Kermalli
    • Recitation of Marsiya / Nauha / Mataam – Ladies: Sr. Sukaina Jaffer

    To sponsor tabaruk for the ladies majalis program, please contact Sr. Mumtaz Jaffer or Sr. Suraiya Hassanali

    If you would like to host our guest speakers for Lunch or Dinner, please contact:

    Br. Ameen Datoo - to host Sheikh Alihusain Datoo

    Sr. Naznin Rahim - to host Zakira Seyeda Huma Jafri


     

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