Ramadan Starts on August 11,2010

Going with the Fiqh Council of North America (ISNA), Masjid Darul Quran has announced August 11 as the first day of Ramadan. First salat al taraweeh will be held on the night of Tuesday, August 10 at 9.30 pm.
Three Huffaz,namely; Br. Saad Rabbani,Br.Raashid Ashiq and Hafiz Nauman Elahi will lead salat al Taraweeh at the MDQ.

JUMUAH KHUTBAH SCHEDULE FOR AUGUST,2010

Following Khateebs will give Jumuah khutbah during the month of August,2010:
1.Br.Ghazi Khankan, Aug 06
2.Imam Latif Al Ameen Aug 13
3. Br. Bajour Aug 20
4. Imam Abdul Jabbar Aug 27

Ramadan - Community Iftar

MDQ congregation has decided unanimously to divert all monies needed for community dinner towards "Pakistan Flood Fund". IFTAR on a much smaller scale will still be available at MDQ for those who are attending mosque at that time.

OPEN HOUSE AT MDQ

On Friday,July 30, an Open House was set up at the MDQ which was attended by 27 non Muslim friends.Guests from Police department and interfaith groups visited the MDQ. Imam Muhammad Abdul Jabbar welcomed the guests and introduced the guest spesker, Imam Abdul Malik. Imam Abdul Malik traced the common grounds between Christins, Jews and the Muslims.Imam introduced Islam and urged the guests to get information through reliable resources instead of biased and Islamophobic media. Refreshments and dinner was served to the guests.

OPEN HOUSE

Muslim Center of Long Island Dear Friends, We are reaching out to you because we would like you to get to know and understand us as your Muslim neighbors. We would like to use this opportunity to invite you to the Muslim Center of Long Island.

Date: Friday, July 30th

ime: 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm.

Place : 1514 E Third Ave Bay Shore NY 11706 Phone # : 631 665 9462

** Please dress modestly in respect of our worship place**

Delicious food will be served, compliments of your friends at Muslim Center. Please feel free to bring your friends and family and don’t forget to ask any questions you have about our community or Islam. We are looking forward to seeing you.

IMAM MALIK SPEAKS TO YOUTH AT MDQ

Imam Abdul Malik is an American Muslim youth and a motivational speaker . He is greatly inspired by the thought of late MALCOM X.
He will conduct following program on July 28-30 at the MDQ The theme of his series of presentations is “ Our youth –Our future”:
July 28 Wednesday 10 am-12 noon Islam stands for change
July 29 Thursday 10 am-12 noon Facing challenges of Western civilization
July 30 Friday 10 am -12 noon Islam made me strong
Khutbah Jumuah 1-15 pm-1-45pm Our Youth –our Future
Friday open house for non Muslim friends from 6-30 pm-8-30 pm Islam has a message for you!
Imam Abdul Malik will be the chief guest at Graduation Ceremony of the Summer Camp to be held at MDQ at 10.00 am to 12.00 noon.

DR.ALTAF HUSAIN PRESENTING YOUTH PROGRAMS AT THE MDQ

Masjid Darul Quran Presents youth Programs Featuring Dr. Altaf Husain with following Programs and Activities.

Speaking on Akhlaq, Seerah and applying Islamic teachings to everyday life on Friday, July 23, 2010 10.00 am-12.30

Jummuah Khutbah at Masjid Darul Quran . Friday July 23 1.15 pm-1.45 pm

 Family Night. at Masjid Darul Quran. The topic will be ” Building strong Islamic personality of our youth” Dinner will be served. Friday July 23 8.40 pm-9.40 pm

Saturday, July 24 after salat al Fajr he will talk on the topic “An ideal Muslim in the light of the Quran” Breakfast will be served for halaqa attendees

 He will talk about the topic “Motivating young hearts to positive ways” with theMuslim Youth. 10:ooam-12:00noon

Altaf Husain is a native of Cleveland, Ohio, and a double alumnus of Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio, having earned his B.S. in biomedical engineering and his M.S. in Social Work. He received his Ph.D. in Social Work from Howard University in Washington, D.C. Dr. Husain's research interests include the integration of immigrant and refugee families, and especially Muslim adolescents, in the United States. He is a former two-term national president of the Muslim Students Association (MSA National); a former executive committee member of the Muslim Alliance in North America (MANA); a faculty member of COMPASS - the state of the art management training program of MSA National; a board member and chair of the Leadership Development Committee of the Islamic Society of North America (ISNA) and a board member of the Peaceful Families Project - dedicated to the prevention of domestic violence.

BR. RIYAD SHAMMA AND DR.ALTAF HUSAIN PARTICIPATE IN YOUTH PROGRAMS AT MDQ

Two prominent youth speakers of the Muslim youth are visiting MDQ Bay shore to speak to the Muslim youth. They are Br.Riyad Shamma and Dr. Altaf Husain.Their programs and brief introduction is as following:
Riyad Shamma was born in Cincinnati and has long been an active member of the community. He has a BA and MS in Industrial Engineering and is completing his PhD in Nonprofit Management. Riyad has been active in youth work for over 20 years with the Muslim Youth of North America and Muslim Student Association.
 He serves as a part time Imam in the local Cincinnati Muslim community, including prison ministry and hospital chaplaincy, for the last 12 years.
 He has spoken nationally and at several universities.
 He is the founder and currently serving as Executive Director of the Institute of Youth Development and Excellence, which works with youth on improving and perfecting character.
Schedule of Programs & Activities at MDQ

1. Saturday, July 10 8.50 pm to 9.30 pm Family Night Program with community around Masjid Darul Quran on topic " Our youth -our future"
2. Sunday July 11, 6.00 am to 7.00 am (after salat al Fajr) Breakfast with youth group of the Masjid and talk on “Let’s make a Difference"

3. Monday July 12 10.00 am-12.00 noon “Building Strong Islamic Personality"
4. Tuesday July 13, 10.00-12.00 noon ”Demonstrating Islamic identity at the Campus"

5. Wednesday July 14, 10.00 am-12 noon " Challenges to Muslim youth in the West"

Dr. Altaf Husain , MSW, Ph.D
Member, Majlis Al Shura of ISNA

JUMUAH KHATEEBS OF JULY 2010

Two very outstanding Jumuah Khateebs are visiting the MDQ in connection with the Summer Camp afoot at MDQ with 70 kids and Muslim youth. Dr. Altaf Husain former MSA National President and member Majlis al Shoora of ISNA will deliver Jumuah Khutbah on July 23. Imam Abdul Malik, a well known khateeb and youth's speaker will also give Khutbah of Jumuah on July 30. Here is the schedule of Jumuah speakers:
1. Dr. Hasan Hito July 2,
2. Imam Ayub Abdul Baqi July 9,
3. Br. Mohammed Bajour July 16,
4. Dr. Altaf Husain July 23,
5. Imam Abdul Malik July 30.
Jumuah khutbah starts at 1.15 pm and salat al Jumuah starts at 1.45 pm.

Scholarship Blood Drive

When: Tuesday, June 22, 2010
Time: 12:00pm~6:00pm
Where: Masjid Darul Quran 1514 East 3rd Ave. Bay Shore

For more information or to schedule an appointment
Please contact Faisal Rahim @ 631-681-1186 or email frahim1@jhu.edu

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Bring valid photo ID
  • Minimum weight 110 lbs.
  • Age 16*– 75* (16 yr old needs parental consent form)
  • Eat well (low fat) & drink plenty of fluids before donating
  • No tattoos for past 12 months (Unless applied in NJ)

Please call 1800-688-0900 with any eligibility questions

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