Sha'aban
16
Tuesday
1437 HIJRAH

Items of Interest

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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


    Weekly Program Schedule

    Thursday May 19th (Sha'aban 13th NIght)

    Shab e Jumah Program

    • 10:15 a.m. Ladies Program
    • 7:15 p.m.  Surah e Yasin, followed by Majalis Program
    • 8:36 p.m.  Salatul Maghrib followed by Dua-e-Kumayl and Ziyarat-e-Waritha
    • Majalis recited by Sheikh Mazin Alsahlani
    • Fateha Khani Majalis for Marhum Roshanbanu Alidina


    Friday May 20th (Sha'aban 14th Night)

    Jashn-e-Wiladat Imam Mahdi (ajf)

    • 1:00 p.m. Salatul Jumah Program
    • 6:45 p.m. Hadith-e-Kisa followed by Majalis, Ziyarat and Dinner
    • Majalis Recited by Sheikh Mazin Alsahlani
    • 8:37 p.m.  Salatul Maghrib
    • 9:15 p.m. Manqabat featuring Guest Reciter Syed Ali Safdar Rizvi
    • Sponsor Requested for Program


    Saturday May 21st (Sha'aban 15th Night)

    Wiladat Imam Mahdi (ajf) / 15th Shab'aban Night A'amal

    • 6:30 p.m. Hadith-e-Kisa followed by Majalis, Ziyarat and Dinner
    • Majalis Recited by Sheikh Mazin Alsahlani
    • 8:37 p.m.  Salatul Maghrib followed by A'amal
    • Ariza can be printed by clicking here
    • Sponsor Requested for Program


    Sunday May 22nd (Sha'aban 16th Night)

    • 5:00 a.m. Salatul Fajr Program
    • 10:30 a.m. Madressa Classes

    15th Sha'ban - Amaal & Dua'a

    The Holy Prophet (sa.) had said that during the night of 15th Shaba'an the Almighty takes decisions in the matters of sustenance, life and death and welfare of the people. Next to the “Night of Qadr” the night of 15th Sha’baan is the most auspicious night (also known as “night of Baraat”). According to the Imams Muhammad bin Ali Al Baqir (as.) and Jaa’far bin Muhammad As Sadiq (as.) Allah swt has promised to fulfill every legitimate desire put forward to Him tonight. During this night Allah (swt) bestows on HIS people from HIS bounty & forgives them out of HIS grace & generosity .Of the blessings of this night is that ,at the dawn of this night ,was born the Leader of the Time Imam Mehdi (atfs) in Samarra -Iraq in the yr 255 AH .

    Ahadith in the book Iqbalul A‘mal  "Therefore, stay awake this night in prayer and worship and encourage your Ummah to also keep awake this night in order to get closer to Allah (Glorified and Exalted is He) through their actions since this is a noble night. This is a night in which not a single person supplicates to Allah except that his prayers are accepted. Nobody asks for a single thing on this night except that it will be given to him. No one asks Allah for forgiveness except that his sins are wiped out. No one turns in repentance to Allah except that He accepts their repentance. Whoever is deprived of the goodness of this night has definitely been deprived of something great."

    Almighty Allah has chosen this night for the Ahl ul-Bayt, in the same way as He has chosen the Qadr Night for our Prophet(peace be upon him and his Family.)

    The first thing that that Salik (the Wayfarer on the path towards Allah, Glorified and Exalted is He) must perform on this night is that he must remove the material pleasures and enjoyments of this world from in front of his eyes (and from his heart) and in order to make the most of this special night and ensure that all of his actions are performed properly, he must think to himself that tonight  is his last night on this Earth (meaning that tomorrow he shall die) and thus, he will no longer have the opportunity to perform any more good deeds and that tomorrow the Day of Judgment will take place.

    from Duas.org


     

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