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AnnouncementsZakat al-Fitrah for 2020
May 14, 2020
Zakat al-Fitrah should be set aside on the eve of Eid al-Fitr and be paid on the day itself, which marks the first day of the month of Shawwal. It may also be paid earlier to a delegated person/organization, who will take the appropriate steps to distribute it during the obligated time period. Read More
AnnouncementsThe Crescent Moon of the Month of Shawwal, 1441 A.H.
May 23, 2020
Sunday, May 24th, 2020 will be the first day of the month of Shawwal, 1441 A.H. for the entire region of North America. Read More
Blog PostRevisiting the Islamic Conception of Cleanliness in Light of COVID-19
May 20, 2020
The renewed emphasis on hygiene in our communities, due to the novel coronavirus outbreak, gives us the opportunity to reflect on the weight given to cleanliness in the Islamic tradition. Read More
AnnouncementsPredicting the Crescent Moon of the Month of Shawwal 1441, A.H.
May 19, 2020
According to astronomical data, the crescent moon of the month of Shawwal can easily be sighted with the naked eye, during the sunset of Saturday, the twenty-ninth of the month of Ramadan, May 23rd, 2020 in most regions of North America. Read More
AnnouncementsThis Week on I.M.A.M. at Home: The Month of Ramadan Edition
May 18, 2020
The scholars will talk about rulings on social media use, our relationship with Mother Earth, fidyah and crescent sighting. Read More