Mission Statement

To serve the spiritual and communal needs of area Muslims through worship, charity, education, outreach, and civic engagement; preserving the doctrines of Islam as defined by the Holy Quran, and the guidance of Prophet Muhammad (Peace Be Upon Him) and his progeny (Ahlulbayt).


As Salaam Alaikum (Peace Be Upon You),

Thank you for visiting the Shia Ithna Asheri Jamaat of Pennsylvania (SIJPA) website. I am glad you have chosen to spend a few moments looking around, discovering our community. While you are browsing our website, you will learn about our programs and get a glimpse of who we are and the services we offer.

Our beautiful facility, the Al Ahad Islamic Center is in Allentown, PA. We will soon be expanding our facilities and look forward to providing more programs and services in the future. I invite you to visit us. Here, you will discover the beauty of our community, meet our friendly and diverse members, and see what Allentown and the surrounding Lehigh Valley have to offer.

Hope to see you soon!

Ameen Datoo, President