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Tuesday, 12 December 2017  
22. Rabi-ul-Awwal 1439

Upcoming Programs

Fajr Jamaat Salaat will be held every day during the Holy Month of Ramadhan at 2.55am.

The program tomorrow will commence at 7.20pm with Qur’ankhani followed by Dua Iftitah by Syed Mohamed Naqviat 8.25pm, Lecture at 8.55pm, Maghribain Salaat and Full Iftar Nyaz.

The lecture from tomorrow, Wednesday 29th June to Tuesday 5th July will be given by Syed Ali Naqvi.

Du’a Jawshan al-Kabeer by Syed Mohamed Naqvi will be recited on Thursday 30th June commencing at 11pm.

Car Parking facilities have been arranged at the St. Pauls School Grounds. Those Mumineen who wish to leave early or do not find a space elsewhere can use these facilities.

Al-Quds Day Rally

This year’s annual Al-Quds day rally in London will take place on Sunday 3rd July. Free transport is being arranged to leave Mehfil e Abbas at 11am sharp. To book your seat on the coach, please put your name and contact details on the lists that have been placed on the notice boards in the ladies and gents. 

Wedding Invitation

The Jamaat has received an invitation to attend the wedding of Akil s/o Marhum Alihusein & Zehrabanu Ibrahim to Zahra d/o Mahemuna & Abdulrasul M.A Fazel which will be held at the Zainabiya Islamic Centre, Milton Keynes, on Saturday 23rd July commencing at 4.30pm & ending with Walima Nyaz. 

Secretariat Announcements
Vacancy for the Post of Mukhi

The Jamaat is looking for someone to head our kitchen services formerly known as the Mukhi role. You will be responsible for the day to day kitchen responsibilities which includes Nyaz, Fateha & Tea. You will need to ensure that Nyaz & Fatiha throughout the year is prepared on time; this includes private functions as well. All those interested in applying for this role are requested to email the secretariat or contact brother Tawfiqali Jivraj or Sister Sajidah Sajan. The Deadline is Monday 4th July.

Jamaat Programs: Shawaal to Zilhajj

Sponsor a calendar page of the forthcoming Jamaat Programs of the months of Shawwal to Zilhajj for £25 and include two Marhumeen names. You can also advertise with the forthcoming Jamaat Programs. The costing is as follows: A4 colour: £200 and B&W: £150. For A5 colour: £120 and B&W: £60. Contact the office or email the Secretariat by Friday 24th June.

Mahe Ramadan Iftar Fund

The Mahe Ramadhan Iftar Nyaz Fund is open. Mu’mineen are requested to either reserve the nights they would like to sponsor Iftar Nyaz, or donate generously to the Iftar Nyaz Fund at the treasurer’s desks. 

Oldest Qur'an

One of the oldest Qur’an in the world was discovered to be in Birmingham and was exhibited at the University of Birmingham last year. It is currently on display in the Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery as part of the new Faith Gallery. Unfortunately, it will only be on display until 3rd August. It may not be on display in Birmingham for many forthcoming years. Therefore, this is the ideal opportunity to see it.

Announcements and Sponsoring Majlis

Mu’mineen are kindly requested to note the following protocol for having announcements made. All announcements, including Marhumeen names for sponsoring a majlis, should be emailed to the email address, which is This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., at least, 24 hours in advance. Please do not send emails to any other personal email addresses or send announcements via text message. Those without access to email can contact the Jamaat Office during office hours who will take down your request.

 
Sub-committee Announcements
Muhammadi Madrasah Vacancies:

Muhammadi Madrasah is excited to announce several new positions that are open for recruitment for both the Saturday and Sunday streams of Madrasah. We cater for almost 350 students every week and cannot do this without our team of volunteers. The Administrative Department is currently recruiting for staff who can either attend on Madrasah days or contribute mid-week from home, to help with the running of the Madrasah. Our other departments Primary, Secondary and our GLC department are also looking for specific roles to be filled as soon as possible. There is a new dedicated area for vacancies on the Muhammadi Madrasah web page under the Admin menu via ksmnet.org. For more information email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Khoja TV

The Executive Committee in conjunction with CoEJ are planning to launch Khoja TV in Birmingham. Khoja TV transmits Gujrati and Urdu Majlises, Nauhas, Marsiyya and Qasidas twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week. There is a one-off cost for the equipment of £50 but we are trying to get sponsors to reduce the cost. Internet connection is a requirement for the transmission. Those who don't have an internet connection will be able to get assistance from volunteers to source the best deal. The EC is looking for volunteers to assist in this project. If you are interested, please give your names to either Brother Tawfiqali Jivraj or Sister Sajida Sajan. Those interested to sponsor towards the cost of the equipment should contact our President, Brother Gulamraza Datoo. For those interested to install Khoja TV at their homes should register at the Treasury desks in both Ladies and Gents. First preference will be given to those who are Elderly or Housebound.

Eid Announcements

The Eid team are putting up a special program that needs your participation! They would like you all to send in a short clip of yourselves with your families and your friend groups in a group wishing the community Eid Mubarak! The videos will be selected and collated for a special viewing during the Eid program. Please note: the video shouldn't be longer than 10 seconds, the video can be as creative as you like in wishing us all Eid Mubarak, once done, email it over to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. The most creative video will receive a prize! For more information, please contact Brother Shabbir Abdulhussein or Sister Salima Merali

"The Marriage M.O.T - Sustaining your Spark"

The Me2We committee have organised an event entitled "The Marriage M.O.T - Sustaining your Spark" with Syed Ali Reza Naqvi on the 1st of July 2016 commencing at10.45pm. There will be an introductory talk by Syed Ali followed by a Question & Answer session. This event will be addressing issues such as sustaining your marriage over the years. All are encouraged to attend.

The BYOC Campaign

The Committee for Social Responsibility has launched the 'Bring Your Own Cup' or BYOC campaign to reduce our disposable waste and use of styrofoam. All are requested to support by bringing their own cups to the mosque, and other utensils too if possible.

Economic Upliftment

On these auspicious nights, The Economic Upliftment committee has the pleasure of announcing the launch of their Job Portal on www.economicupliftment.com. Businesses can advertise as many jobs as they want and receive CVs directly in your inbox. There is no restriction on the number of CVs you can receive per advert. This service is not restricted to our community only. The outside businesses can post free job adverts and receive CVs. If you are working in any organisation and your company is looking to recruit staff, you can choose to advertise on this portal. We plan to promote this portal on several networks including social media. As for the job applicants, anyone can apply for any job advertised on the portal. The advertiser will have the choice of selecting the best candidates suited to their business. 

Interfaith Committee

Following the success of recent interfaith events, the Jamaat is looking to form a team to help attend interfaith programmes, host interfaith groups at our centre and improve the relationship with the wider community. If anyone is interested in attending interfaith events or helping coordinate the team, please contact Sister Shenaz Sajan or Brother Kazim Sajan to be added to the interfaith mailing list. There is a host of opportunities to get involved, and your help will be greatly appreciated.

 

World Federation and CoEJ Announcements
Syrian Refugees

The refugees who have travelled hundreds of miles from war-torn Syria have arrived in Europe and are now at our doorstep. The Council of European Jamaats, in partnership with our community in Brussels, have opened a fund to help support these displaced refugees as they spend their first Mahe Ramadhan in Europe. We would be extremely grateful for your generous support. To donate, log on to the CoEJ website or see the screens for more details.

Annual Eid Card Competition

The Council of European Jamaats is once again organising its annual Eid Card Competition 2016, and this year by popular demand, we have separated the entries to two age groups: 5-8 years & 9-12 years. The competition is to create the front cover (must be hand drawn) and inside poem of the card for Eid al-Fitr 1437 AH. The deadline is on Sunday 3rd July. A winning prize will be given to the winner and runner-ups for both age groups. Only one entry is allowed per participant. To submit the Eid card entry please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Ramadan Relief Fund 1437

The Council of European Jamaats in Partnership with World Federation, AFED and NASIMCO are pleased to launch the Ramadan Relief Fund 1437. This annual campaign is a global initiative where the support of our Regions and Jamaats in raising funds is vital to its overall success in meeting the basic needs of so many struggling families during the month of Ramadan. Last Ramadan we raised and distributed $1.36 million US dollars in aid. Thank you very much for your incredible support of this campaign.

Camp CoEJ 2016

The Council of European Jamaats is proud to present Camp CoEJ 2016. Having built on the success of the camp in 2015, this year is looking to be bigger, better and more exciting than ever. As always, the Camp is for boys and girls in separate camps, aged 11-14 and will take place from 1st August to 10th August at Lodge Hill Centre, West Sussex. The cost of the camp is £499 per camper. This is a fantastic opportunity for your child to develop themselves to a whole new level and to come out from the camp as a well-rounded, confident individual. To register and for any additional information, please see the CoEJ website.

Youth Development Program

COEJ is planning to hold a Youth Development Program for both boys and girls aged between 18 and 24. The programme will be taking place on the 16th and 17th July. Please visit the COEJ website for more details. The deadline has been extended to 3rd July. For assistance with costs please contact the Secretary General, Tawfiq Jivraj.

Hajj 1437 AH

The European Hajj Mission are taking applications for Hajj 1437 AH. The main objective of The European Hajj Mission is to facilitate and organise all aspects of Hajj. Dedicated volunteers with a wealth of experience accompany the group and serve Hujjaj throughout this Holy Journey. The dates for Hajj this year are from 26th August to 16th September at a cost of approximately £3,895. This covers the total Hajj programme which includes accommodation, outside Ziyaraat in Madinah and Makkah and Qurbani. Application forms are available at the treasurer’s desk or can be downloaded from www.eurohajjmission.org.

Secretariat

Upcoming Programs

Fajr Jamaat Salaat will be held every day during the Holy Month of Ramadhan at 2.55am.

The program tomorrow will commence at 7.20pm with Qur’ankhani followed by the Duas, Lecture by Syed Ali at 8.55pm, Maghribain Salaat and Full Iftar Nyaz. Du’a Jawshan al-Kabeer by Syed Mohamed Naqvi will then be recited on commencing at 11pm after Iftar.

Car Parking facilities have been arranged at the St. Pauls School Grounds. Those Mumineen who wish to leave early or do not find a space elsewhere can use these facilities.

Al-Quds Day Rally

This year’s annual Al-Quds day rally in London will take place on Sunday 3rd July. Free transport is being arranged to leave Mehfil e Abbas at 11am sharp. To book your seat on the coach, please put your name and contact details on the lists that have been placed on the notice boards in the ladies and gents. 

 
Secretariat Announcements
Vacancy for the Post of Mukhi

The Jamaat is looking for someone to head our kitchen services formerly known as the Mukhi role. You will be responsible for the day to day kitchen responsibilities which includes Nyaz, Fateha & Tea. You will need to ensure that Nyaz & Fatiha throughout the year is prepared on time; this includes private functions as well. All those interested in applying for this role are requested to email the secretariat or contact brother Tawfiqali Jivraj or Sister Sajidah Sajan. The Deadline is Monday 4th July.

Jamaat Programs: Shawaal to Zilhajj

Sponsor a calendar page of the forthcoming Jamaat Programs of the months of Shawwal to Zilhajj for £25 and include two Marhumeen names. You can also advertise with the forthcoming Jamaat Programs. The costing is as follows: A4 colour: £200 and B&W: £150. For A5 colour: £120 and B&W: £60. Contact the office or email the Secretariat by Friday 24th June.

Mahe Ramadan Iftar Fund

The Mahe Ramadhan Iftar Nyaz Fund is open. Mu’mineen are requested to either reserve the nights they would like to sponsor Iftar Nyaz, or donate generously to the Iftar Nyaz Fund at the treasurer’s desks. 

Oldest Qur'an

One of the oldest Qur’an in the world was discovered to be in Birmingham and was exhibited at the University of Birmingham last year. It is currently on display in the Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery as part of the new Faith Gallery. Unfortunately, it will only be on display until 3rd August. It may not be on display in Birmingham for many forthcoming years. Therefore, this is the ideal opportunity to see it.

Announcements and Sponsoring Majlis

Mu’mineen are kindly requested to note the following protocol for having announcements made. All announcements, including Marhumeen names for sponsoring a majlis, should be emailed to the email address, which is This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., at least, 24 hours in advance. Please do not send emails to any other personal email addresses or send announcements via text message. Those without access to email can contact the Jamaat Office during office hours who will take down your request.

 
Sub-committee Announcements
Muhammadi Madrasah Vacancies:

Muhammadi Madrasah is excited to announce several new positions that are open for recruitment for both the Saturday and Sunday streams of Madrasah. We cater for almost 350 students every week and cannot do this without our team of volunteers. The Administrative Department is currently recruiting for staff who can either attend on Madrasah days or contribute mid-week from home, to help with the running of the Madrasah. Our other departments Primary, Secondary and our GLC department are also looking for specific roles to be filled as soon as possible. There is a new dedicated area for vacancies on the Muhammadi Madrasah web page under the Admin menu via ksmnet.org. For more information email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Khoja TV

The Executive Committee in conjunction with CoEJ are planning to launch Khoja TV in Birmingham. Khoja TV transmits Gujrati and Urdu Majlises, Nauhas, Marsiyya and Qasidas twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week. There is a one-off cost for the equipment of £50 but we are trying to get sponsors to reduce the cost. Internet connection is a requirement for the transmission. Those who don't have an internet connection will be able to get assistance from volunteers to source the best deal. The EC is looking for volunteers to assist in this project. If you are interested, please give your names to either Brother Tawfiqali Jivraj or Sister Sajida Sajan. Those interested to sponsor towards the cost of the equipment should contact our President, Brother Gulamraza Datoo. For those interested to install Khoja TV at their homes should register at the Treasury desks in both Ladies and Gents. First preference will be given to those who are Elderly or Housebound.

Eid Announcements

The Eid team are putting up a special program that needs your participation! They would like you all to send in a short clip of yourselves with your families and your friend groups in a group wishing the community Eid Mubarak! The videos will be selected and collated for a special viewing during the Eid program. Please note: the video shouldn't be longer than 10 seconds, the video can be as creative as you like in wishing us all Eid Mubarak, once done, email it over to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. The most creative video will receive a prize! For more information, please contact Brother Shabbir Abdulhussein or Sister Salima Merali

"The Marriage M.O.T - Sustaining your Spark"

The Me2We committee have organised an event entitled "The Marriage M.O.T - Sustaining your Spark" with Syed Ali Reza Naqvi on the 1st of July 2016 commencing at10.45pm. There will be an introductory talk by Syed Ali followed by a Question & Answer session. This event will be addressing issues such as sustaining your marriage over the years. All are encouraged to attend.

The BYOC Campaign

The Committee for Social Responsibility has launched the 'Bring Your Own Cup' or BYOC campaign to reduce our disposable waste and use of styrofoam. All are requested to support by bringing their own cups to the mosque, and other utensils too if possible.

Economic Upliftment

On these auspicious nights, The Economic Upliftment committee has the pleasure of announcing the launch of their Job Portal on www.economicupliftment.com. Businesses can advertise as many jobs as they want and receive CVs directly in your inbox. There is no restriction on the number of CVs you can receive per advert. This service is not restricted to our community only. The outside businesses can post free job adverts and receive CVs. If you are working in any organisation and your company is looking to recruit staff, you can choose to advertise on this portal. We plan to promote this portal on several networks including social media. As for the job applicants, anyone can apply for any job advertised on the portal. The advertiser will have the choice of selecting the best candidates suited to their business. 

Interfaith Committee

Following the success of recent interfaith events, the Jamaat is looking to form a team to help attend interfaith programmes, host interfaith groups at our centre and improve the relationship with the wider community. If anyone is interested in attending interfaith events or helping coordinate the team, please contact Sister Shenaz Sajan or Brother Kazim Sajan to be added to the interfaith mailing list. There is a host of opportunities to get involved, and your help will be greatly appreciated.

 

World Federation and CoEJ Announcements
Project North Star

The World Federation is planning for the future and need your help. From the start of the month of Ramadan until the end of August, they will be distributing a survey to better understand the needs and requirements of individual communities and The World Federation body at large. The survey should only take 15 minutes, and all responses are completely anonymous. The survey can be found at www.link.wf/strategy. Please share this with your friends and family and help those who need further assistance fill out the questions. We want to hear from everyone! Have your say today and help us build a picture of our global body. For any questions, please get in touch with This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Syrian Refugees

The refugees who have travelled hundreds of miles from war-torn Syria have arrived in Europe and are now at our doorstep. The Council of European Jamaats, in partnership with our community in Brussels, have opened a fund to help support these displaced refugees as they spend their first Mahe Ramadhan in Europe. We would be extremely grateful for your generous support. To donate, log on to the CoEJ website or see the screens for more details.

Annual Eid Card Competition

The Council of European Jamaats is once again organising its annual Eid Card Competition 2016, and this year by popular demand, we have separated the entries to two age groups: 5-8 years & 9-12 years. The competition is to create the front cover (must be hand drawn) and inside poem of the card for Eid al-Fitr 1437 AH. The deadline is on Sunday 3rd July. A winning prize will be given to the winner and runner-ups for both age groups. Only one entry is allowed per participant. To submit the Eid card entry please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Ramadan Relief Fund 1437

The Council of European Jamaats in Partnership with World Federation, AFED and NASIMCO are pleased to launch the Ramadan Relief Fund 1437. This annual campaign is a global initiative where the support of our Regions and Jamaats in raising funds is vital to its overall success in meeting the basic needs of so many struggling families during the month of Ramadan. Last Ramadan we raised and distributed $1.36 million US dollars in aid. Thank you very much for your incredible support of this campaign.

Camp CoEJ 2016

The Council of European Jamaats is proud to present Camp CoEJ 2016. Having built on the success of the camp in 2015, this year is looking to be bigger, better and more exciting than ever. As always, the Camp is for boys and girls in separate camps, aged 11-14 and will take place from 1st August to 10th August at Lodge Hill Centre, West Sussex. The cost of the camp is £499 per camper. This is a fantastic opportunity for your child to develop themselves to a whole new level and to come out from the camp as a well-rounded, confident individual. To register and for any additional information, please see the CoEJ website.

Youth Development Program

COEJ is planning to hold a Youth Development Program for both boys and girls aged between 18 and 24. The programme will be taking place on the 16th and 17th July. Please visit the COEJ website for more details. The deadline has been extended to 3rd July. For assistance with costs please contact the Secretary General, Tawfiq Jivraj.

Hajj 1437 AH

The European Hajj Mission are taking applications for Hajj 1437 AH. The main objective of The European Hajj Mission is to facilitate and organise all aspects of Hajj. Dedicated volunteers with a wealth of experience accompany the group and serve Hujjaj throughout this Holy Journey. The dates for Hajj this year are from 26th August to 16th September at a cost of approximately £3,895. This covers the total Hajj programme which includes accommodation, outside Ziyaraat in Madinah and Makkah and Qurbani. Application forms are available at the treasurer’s desk or can be downloaded from www.eurohajjmission.org.

Secretariat

There is a part time vacancy in the Jamaat Office for an Administration Assistant.

Those interested in the position please send a covering letter stating their suitability for the role along with their CV to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. The closing date for applications is 30th November

If further information is required please contact Tawfiq Jivraj.

Please click here for the job description

Upcoming Programs

Tomorrow being the 23rd Day of Ramadhan, the program will commence at 7.15pm with Qur’ankhani. Du’a Iftitah will commence at 8.25pm followed by Muhammadi Madrasah Ambassador Speech, Lecture at 8.55pm, Announcements, Maghribain Salaat at 9.44pm and Full Iftar Nyaz.

The overflow for the A’maals for Gents will be on the Ground Floor of the Syeda Zainab Building and for Ladies will be on the First Floor of the Syeda Zainab Building. Mu'mineen are requested to use the Syeda Zainab Building FIRST before going into the Masjid in order to ease congestion. Please follow instructions given by volunteers who are there to ensure the program runs smoothly.

Today will be the last day for the Ramadhan Relief Car Wash. The price is £3 for a wash or £5 for wash & dry. Mu’mineen are urged to partake in this.

I'tikaaf

This year’s Itikaaf will be held from Thursday 22nd June to Saturday 24th June for males from the age of 18 years and above. For those between the ages of 16-18, in order to take part in this years Itikaaf, they will have to be accompanied by a parent/guardian. Please note that registration is required if you would like to participate. You can register using the link on the Jamaat website.

Annual Quds Day

Free transport is being arranged for the Annual Al-Quds day on Sunday 18th June leaving our centre at 10.30am sharp to travel to London. The list has been placed on the notice board for both ladies & gents. Could you please record your names and mobile numbers as soon as possible. Any donations are welcome. For more info please contact Haj Teimour.

Secretariat Announcements 
 
Mahe Ramadhan Funds

As we all know, the Sawaab for all our deeds are multiplied 10 fold in this Holy Month of Ramadhan. All Ramadhan Funds are open. Mu’mineen are requested to please donate generously into the Alim Fund, the Ramadhan Relief Fund, the Quran Khani Fund & the Workshop Fund. Donations can be made at the Treasures desks in both ladies and gents.

Ask an Alim

Anyone who wishes to contact our Alim can do so by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Announcements and Sponsoring Majlis

Mu’mineen are kindly requested to note the following protocol for having announcements made. All announcements, including Marhumeen names for sponsoring a majlis, should be emailed to the email address, which is This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., at least, 24 hours in advance. Please do not send emails to any other personal email addresses or send announcements via text message. Those without access to email can contact the Jamaat Office during office hours who will take down your request.

Sub-Committee Announcements
 
Economic Upliftment
  • The Economic Upliftment Committee requests all Community Members Gents and Ladies, Young and Old to come forward and join our Team to serve our community. In the Mubarak month of Mahe Ramadan every evening we recite the Du'a saying: “ALLAHUMMA AGNI KULLA FAQIR, ALLAHUMMA ASHBI' KULLI JAA'IN, ALLAHUMMAKSU KULLA URYAAN, ALLAHUMAKDHIE DAYN KULLI MADEEN”. This is a passive Du'a, if we want to do the active Du'a we have to support our community members to be self-sufficient and build a progressive and sustainable community.

  • To encourage inter community business and for the wealth of the community, the economic upliftment committee has initiated a drive to launch an online electronic business, profession and occupation directory at no cost to you. Please register your businesses, professions and occupations this evening at the desk outside in the car park by giving your name or just dropping your business card.
Welfare Committee
  • The welfare section of our community is offering help to those Mu’mineen who are facing financial hardship in this Holy month of Ramadhan. Kindly contact Mulla Gulamabbas Kassam in confidence.

  • The welfare sub-committee presents free advice, guidance and assistance relating to social services issues by qualified social workers in a confidential manner. To book an appointment or for further details please contact Shoukat Uncle Dahya, Hussain Uncle Fazal or Brother Hasnain Bandali.  
Children's Tabligh Committee

The Children's Tabligh Committee humbly request donations to help them meet some of the costs for the children's workshops which have got off to a great start. Donations can be made at the Treasury Desks or Jamaat Office quoting 'CTC-Workshops' as reference. Please donate generously! For Fatiha donations please get in touch with Sister Sukeina Tejani-Hemraj. The Committee are grateful for your support.

World-Federation & CoEJ Announcements:
HAJJ 2017

The European Hajj Company, in conjunction with The Council of European Jamaats, are proud to officially announce the launch of this year’s Hajj packages for 2017. We are fortunate to have two dates for you to choose from this year as follows:
Group 1 Hajj Departing on 18th August costing £4290
Group 2 Hajj Departure on 23rd August costing £4490
The Return Date will be 7th September.
We have the privilege of having Mulla Mohamed Kassamali who’ll be the English Speaker and Maulana Syed Kalbe Abbas in Urdu. For more information, and to download the application form, kindly visit www.eurohajjmission.org.

Al-Mahdi Institute Announcements

Al-Mahdi Institute is now enrolling for full-time studies as part of the Four-year Hawza Programme starting in September 2017. Students can study in-house or via distance learning. Apply now to be considered for a limited number of scholarships. The deadline for Applications is on Monday 28th August. Please see the poster on the noticeboard for full details.

Secretariat

Upcoming Programs

Tomorrow being the 23rd Night of Ramadhan, the program will commence at 7.15pm with Qur’ankhani. Du’a Iftitah will commence at 8.10pm followed by Qur'an by Madrasah Student, Muhammadi Madrasah Ambassador Speech, Lecture at 8.55pm, Announcements, Maghribain Salaat at 9.44pm and Full Iftar Nyaz. The A’maal of the 23rd Night will then be performed at 11pm.

A reminder that the A’maals of the 23rd Night for the Muqalideen of Marhum Ayatullah Khu'i will performed tonight after Iftar Nyaz at 11pm.

The Ramadhan Relief team will be holding a car wash TODAY & TOMORROW with all proceeds going towards the cause. The price is £3 for a wash or £5 for wash & dry. For volunteers that would like to get involved please contact Brother Mohamedabbas Mussa.

I'tikaaf

This year’s Itikaaf will be held from Thursday 22nd June to Saturday 24th June for males from the age of 18 years and above. For those between the ages of 16-18, in order to take part in this years Itikaaf, they will have to be accompanied by a parent/guardian. Please note that registration is required if you would like to participate. You can register using the link on the Jamaat website.

Annual Quds Day

Free transport is being arranged for the Annual Al-Quds day on Sunday 18th June leaving our centre at 10.30am sharp to travel to London. The list has been placed on the notice board for both ladies & gents. Could you please record your names and mobile numbers as soon as possible. Any donations are welcome. For more info please contact Haj Teimour.

Secretariat Announcements 
Street Iftar

The first ever Street Iftar will be taking place on Moseley Road tomorrow Sunday 18th June for which donations of snacks would be greatly appreciated. If you would like to volunteer, please get in touch with Brother Kazim Sajan or Sister Sukaina Alibhai. Mu’mineen are urged to attend in large numbers in order to support this event for the sake of unity and cohesion with all faith communities.

Mahe Ramadhan Funds

As we all know, the Sawaab for all our deeds are multiplied 10 fold in this Holy Month of Ramadhan. All Ramadhan Funds are open. Mu’mineen are requested to please donate generously into the Alim Fund, the Ramadhan Relief Fund, the Quran Khani Fund & the Workshop Fund. Donations can be made at the Treasures desks in both ladies and gents.

Ask an Alim

Anyone who wishes to contact our Alim can do so by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Announcements and Sponsoring Majlis

Mu’mineen are kindly requested to note the following protocol for having announcements made. All announcements, including Marhumeen names for sponsoring a majlis, should be emailed to the email address, which is This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., at least, 24 hours in advance. Please do not send emails to any other personal email addresses or send announcements via text message. Those without access to email can contact the Jamaat Office during office hours who will take down your request.

Sub-Committee Announcements
 
Economic Upliftment
  • The Economic Upliftment Committee requests all Community Members Gents and Ladies, Young and Old to come forward and join our Team to serve our community. In the Mubarak month of Mahe Ramadan every evening we recite the Du'a saying: “ALLAHUMMA AGNI KULLA FAQIR, ALLAHUMMA ASHBI' KULLI JAA'IN, ALLAHUMMAKSU KULLA URYAAN, ALLAHUMAKDHIE DAYN KULLI MADEEN”. This is a passive Du'a, if we want to do the active Du'a we have to support our community members to be self-sufficient and build a progressive and sustainable community.

  • To encourage inter community business and for the wealth of the community, the economic upliftment committee has initiated a drive to launch an online electronic business, profession and occupation directory at no cost to you. Please register your businesses, professions and occupations this evening at the desk outside in the car park by giving your name or just dropping your business card.
Welfare Committee
  • The welfare section of our community is offering help to those Mu’mineen who are facing financial hardship in this Holy month of Ramadhan. Kindly contact Mulla Gulamabbas Kassam in confidence.

  • The welfare sub-committee presents free advice, guidance and assistance relating to social services issues by qualified social workers in a confidential manner. To book an appointment or for further details please contact Shoukat Uncle Dahya, Hussain Uncle Fazal or Brother Hasnain Bandali.  
Children's Tabligh Committee

The Children's Tabligh Committee humbly request donations to help them meet some of the costs for the children's workshops which have got off to a great start. Donations can be made at the Treasury Desks or Jamaat Office quoting 'CTC-Workshops' as reference. Please donate generously! For Fatiha donations please get in touch with Sister Sukeina Tejani-Hemraj. The Committee are grateful for your support.

World-Federation & CoEJ Announcements:
HAJJ 2017

The European Hajj Company, in conjunction with The Council of European Jamaats, are proud to officially announce the launch of this year’s Hajj packages for 2017. We are fortunate to have two dates for you to choose from this year as follows:
Group 1 Hajj Departing on 18th August costing £4290
Group 2 Hajj Departure on 23rd August costing £4490
The Return Date will be 7th September.
We have the privilege of having Mulla Mohamed Kassamali who’ll be the English Speaker and Maulana Syed Kalbe Abbas in Urdu. For more information, and to download the application form, kindly visit www.eurohajjmission.org.

Al-Mahdi Institute Announcements

Al-Mahdi Institute is now enrolling for full-time studies as part of the Four-year Hawza Programme starting in September 2017. Students can study in-house or via distance learning. Apply now to be considered for a limited number of scholarships. The deadline for Applications is on Monday 28th August. Please see the poster on the noticeboard for full details.

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