Dhu al-Hijjah

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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

    Thursday September 22nd (Dhul Hijjah 21st Night)

    Shab e Jumah
    • 7:15 p.m. Salatul Maghrib
    • Following Salat, program will immediately commence with Surah e Yasin followed by Dua-e-Kumayl Majalis and Ziyarat e Waritha
    • Majalis recited by Sheikh Bilal Hussein
    • Majalis sponsored for the Esaal e Sawab of Marhum Jaffer Abdulhussein and Marhuma Mumtaz Abdulhussein

    Friday September 23rd (Dhul Hijjah 22nd Night)
    • 12:45 p.m. Salaat ul Jumah Program (Sheikh Bilal Hussein)

    Saturday September 24th (Dhul Hijjah 23rd Night)

    SHAHADAT Sons of Hazarat Muslim (Wafat Day)
    • 5:30 p.m. Surah e Yasin followed by Marsiya, Majalis, Mataam and Ziyarat
    • 7:10 p.m. Salatul Magrhib
    • Program will conclude with Niyaz
    • Majalis program sponsored for the Esaal e Sawab of Marhuma Zehra Dhala Hirji, Marhuma Rubab R Moledina, Marhum Gulamraza  D Hirji and Marhum Nurbanu  G. Hirji
    • Majalis recited by Sheikh Bilal Hussein

    Sunday September 25th (Dhul Hijjah 24th Night)
    • 6:00 a.m. Salatul Fajr
    • 10:30 a.m Madressa Classes
    • 9:30 a.m.  - Departure from Al Ahad for community members attending the Eid e Ghadeer program in New York.

    Thursday September 29th (Dhul Hijjah 28th Night)

    Shab e Jumah Program
    • 7:00 p.m. Salatul Maghrib (7:03 pm)
    • Following Salat, program will immediately commence with Surah e Yasin followed by Dua-e-Kumayl, Majalis and Ziyarat e Waritha
    • Majalis recited by Sheikh Bilal Hussain

    Friday September 30th (Dhul Hijjah 29th Night)
    • 12:45 p.m. Salaat ul Jumah Program
    Eid e Ghadeer Celebration - New York Sat. Sept 25th
    Al Ahad Community Members are encouraged to support and participate in this unprecedented event to celebrate Eid Al Ghadeer organized by the 313 Foundation in New York City next Sunday September 25th at 1:00pm.

    The outdoor venue is scheduled at City Hall Park Broadway, New York and will feature many esteemed speakers and reciters.  

    SIJPA will make arrangements for bus transportation provided we are able to get at least 40 confirmations. Costs for the bus are estimated to be $30 per person. We will receive / confirm the final cost for the bus Monday Sept 19th.

    In the mean time we request all who are interested in attending to send their confirmation for going to this event by Monday Sept 19th. Please include the number of family members riding on the bus.

    Please email confirmations to  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

    If enough participants are not available to accommodate a bus, we will co-ordinate and car pool to the event, Insha'Allah.

    Regardless if we have the bus or car pool, we anticipate meeting at Al Ahad at 9:30 am and departing promptly at 10:00 am.

    Community Announcements


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