The Fares family will be moving to the mainland inshaAllah. They will be missed by us all. A potluck dinner will be held in their honor on Saturday, May 4, 2013 after maghrib. Please join us and bring food to share.
It is with great sadness that we inform the community that our dear brother Nafiz Hasan passed away yesterday in Palestine.
إنا لله و إنا إليه راجعون
To Allah we belong and to Him we shall return. May Allah grant him and his family peace and strength, and may He forgive him and bless him with jannah, ameen.
Imam Ismail Elshikh will hold an educational session for women on Sunday, April 28, 2013 from 1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Sessions will also be held on Sunday, May 5th and Sunday, May 12th. We hope to see you there, inshaAllah!
An updated schedule for Nooran Islamic Sunday School has been added! Please click here to view it.
Eid mubarak! InshaAllah, Eid El-Adha will be held on Friday, October 26, 2012.
On Thursday, October 25, 2012 there will be iftar at the masjid for those who are fasting. Food will be provided.
Leeward Community College (LCC) students visited with Imam Ismail Elshikh to learn more about Islam.
This Honolulu Star-Advertiser article dated Thursday, September 20, 2012 features Imam Ismail Elshikh and Abdul-Karim Khan and their take on the violence in Libya and throughout the Middle East:
Abdul Rashid Abdullah, a former Hawaii resident and the founding committee chairperson for Boy Scout Troop/Pack 114 of the Islamic Center of Northern Virginia, will be holding a presentation on Tuesday, August 28, 2012 after maghrib about having our own pack here in Honolulu. Please plan to attend if you're interested in helping to develop the younger generations! Click here for information on the speaker. Information about the Islamic Committee on Scouting can be found here.
This Honolulu Star-Advertiser photo montage features the female members of The Muslim Association of Hawaii as they break their fast on the evening of Thursday, August 16, 2012:
Eid mubarak! InshaAllah, Eid ul-Fitr, 1 Shawwal 1433 is Sunday, August 19, 2012. This is a joyous occasion for our community.
Location: McCoy Pavilion,
Time: 8:30 a.m. Takbeerat begin. Salat will begin soon thereafter.
Eid festivities will begin immediately after the salat.
Please remember to pay your Zakat ul-Fitr. If you pay after the salat begins it will no longer be considered Zakat ul-Fitr. It will only be considered Sadaqa. You can also pay at the masjid and there are envelopes specially marked for that purpose near the donation box.
Two beloved members of our community have been featured in the news! Visit the Star-Advertiser website for the article, which was printed in the Saturday, July 21, 2012 edition of the newspaper. It can be found in the Features Premium section. Click here for a pdf version of the article.
Ramadan mubarak! InshaAllah, the first day of Ramadan will be Friday, July 20th, 2012. The taraweeh prayer will begin on Thursday, July 19th, 2012.
As a reminder, anyone who cannot attend the entire evening program should park outside the masjid, being careful to respect all traffic laws as well as the neighbors and each other.
Community iftar gatherings will inshaAllah be every day that is sponsored. We encourage each family or group of families to sponsor an iftar for the community. A sign-up sheet is posted at the masjid. We are seeking volunteers for clean-up, parking organization and child care. There will be no potluck-style iftars.
Imam Ismail Elshikh in the news!
Visit the Star-Advertiser website for the article, which was printed in the Saturday, February 18, 2012 edition of the newspaper. It can be found in the Features Premium section. Click here for a pdf version of the article.
We're looking for volunteers to help clean the masjid and do minor repairs. Please e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you'd like to volunteer. Many thanks to those who donated their time last week!
We're planning an open house at the masjid that will be open to the public. Details regarding the date and time are forthcoming. Donations are needs for the purchase of books and DVDs that will be gifted to the visitors.