The Passing of Imam M. Naseem

A great da’ee and murabbi has passed away today, December 27, 2007 in Houston, Texas.  His tajheezo tadfeen will take place in Houston after Friday prayer on Dec. 28th.  Inna lillahi wa inna ilaihi raajioon. Having known Moulana Mohammad Naseem...

Billboard prompts calls, hostility

  BY MANYA BRACHEAR   December 13, 2007   In the past month, I’ve received more than a dozen calls about a billboard erected near O’Hare Airport asking “Why Islam?” Why drivers have chosen to call me instead of the toll-free number on the sign frankly...

Eid Mubarak – Moonsighting Announcement

The moon was not sighted anywhere in North America on Monday December 10, 2007. As such, Wednesday December 12, 2007 is the first day of Dhul-Hijjah 1428 AH and Eid-ul Adha will be on Friday December 21, 2007. Eid Mubarak!