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Reporting and pictures from BBC: The Notes Against The Ban concert at ICCNC

ICCNC: 25th march an event was held at the Islamic Cultural Center of Northern California. According to a BBC Persian Site Times article.We have republished their report on the website here for you Reporting and pictures from the Notes Against The Ban concert at the Islamic Cultural Center of Northern California A concert featuring music from seven Muslim countries called ...

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ICCNC Ramadan 2017(1438 AH)Programs

ICCNC: Ramadan 2017 (1438 AH), most likely, will start on Saturday, May 27, 2017, and will continue for 29 or 30 days until, June 25 and 26. Time Table Ramadan 1438 AH-May/Jun 2017 at san Francisco/East bay Please check the beginning of Ramadan and Eid-ul-Fitr with ICCNC by going to www.iccnc.org or calling (510) 832-7600. ICCNC will send an email and ...

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Time Table for Ramadan 2017

ICCNC:  Time Table Ramadan 1438 AH-May/Jun 2017 at san Francisco/East bay: More Information: ICCNC Ramadan 2017(1438 AH)Programs

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Instruction, Investigation, and Discussion on Iranian Music

ICCNC: The Iranian and Middle East Classical Music Institute Presents. Sarbong Music Classes: Instruction, Investigation, and Discussion of the Origin of the Cultural Sphere of Iranian Music Sarbong series held on  in both Persian and English the last Saturday of each month 4:00-6:00 pm at ICCNC Music Classes at ICCNC: Weekly musical instruction of a variety of instruments for children, teenagers, and ...

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Music Classes at ICCNC

ICCNC: The music section of ICCNC’s education department together with The Iranian and the Middle East Classical Music Institute plan to offer two types of classes: 1. A series of monthly Sarbong meetings to teach and discuss the music and instruments of Iran on the fourth Saturday of each month from four o’clock until six o’clock pm. 2. Weekly musical ...

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ICCNC’s Board Members Met with California Assemblyman Rob Bonta

ICCNC: On Thursday, May 4, 2017, representatives of #ICCNC’s Board of Directors, Ali Sheikholeslami and Payman Amiri met with California #Assemblyman Rob Bonta, Democrat, representing District 18 (Oakland and Alameda). Board members gave an oral presentation on the history, present activities, goal, mission and vision of the center. They emphasized that ICCNC is an inclusive progressive Islamic center that has a ...

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Fifteen Inspirational Quotes from Famous People on Volunteerism

ICCNC: Dear friends and supporters, I was reading the definition of the word, “volunteerism”, it inspired me to collect a list of quotes from Holy Quran, our Prophet (PBUH), Imam’s and other famous individuals.  I wanted to share this work with you, hoping that as it inspired me will make you remember and celebrate the spirit of volunteering that shapes our ...

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ICCNC Interfaith Team participated for Climate Action Day in Oakland

ICCNC: On Saturday, April 28, 2017, at 10:30 a.m. members of the ICCNC Interfaith Team participated in the Interfaith Prayer Service for Climate Action Day at the Lake Merritt in Oakland. Mr. Ali Sheikholeslami, a member of the ICCNC Board of Directors led the Muslims’ prayer by reading the translation of Surah Al-Rahman verses 1-13 and Surah Abraham verses 31-33 from ...

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Exegesis and reflection on Du’a Makarem Al-Akhlaq at ICCNC

ICCNC: Exegesis and reflection on Du’a Makarem Al-Akhlaq Join us for a five-session exegesis and reflection Du’a Makarem Al-Akhlaq of Imam Sajjad (a.s) by Ahmad Rashid Salim. This session will explore the inner meaning and characteristics of spiritual beautification and being. Makarem Al-Akhlaq or Perfection and beautification of character is noted as the aim of Prophethood according to the celebrated tradition ...

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 Lecture by Dr. Ahmad Sheikhbahai “Promises of Social Justice” at ICCNC

ICCNC: Dr. Ahmad Sheikhbahai  Will have a Speech About “Promises of Social Justice” at ICCNC. ICCNC cordially invites you to 15th of Shaban celebration, the birthday of Imam Mahdi (AS). Program: Dinner from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., followed by Quranic Recitation, Lecture, Prayer, and Mawludi Location: ICCNC, 1433 Madison St., Oakland, CA 94612 Dr. Sheikhbahai has received his MS degree from Imperial College, University of ...

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