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Archive for September, 2005

09 17 05

Roller coasters, rides and religion

Great Adventure hosts Muslims of all sects, nationalities

September 17, 2005. JACKSON TOWNSHIP, N.J. — If an amusement park roller coaster stops running in the middle of the day, usually it is a sign of trouble. But yesterday, as thousands of Muslim families congregated at Six Flags Great Adventure theme park here, that was far from true.
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09 16 05

Muslim families gain their Great Adventure

Friday, September 16, 2005, BY JULIA M. SCOTT, Star-Ledger Staff
The Azan, the Muslim call to prayer, will stream over the loudspeakers instead of pop music. Crowds will take a break from the roller coasters and thrill rides to kneel and pray on tarps facing Mecca. Instead of eating hot dogs and pizza, they feast on halal food prepared in accordance with Muslim law.
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09 2 05

ALERT: In Response To Hurricane Katrina Disaster

The Islamic Circle of North America (ICNA Relief USA) has now allocated $250,000 to help those made homeless by the Katrina disaster; urges public to support emergency relief, reconstruction.
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