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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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Sumbul Ali-Karamali at ICCNC:Islamophobia for Fun and Profit

ICCNC:  Sumbul Ali-Karamali is an American Muslim author,  that talks about “Islamophobia for Fun and Profit: Why We have the Stereotypes and What We Can Do About Them” Sumbul Ali-Karamali is an American Muslim author and lawyer who grew up in a suburb of Los Angeles. In addition to her degree in English from Stanford and her law degree from University of California at ...

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Korematsu legacy inspires anti-profiling strategies

ICCNC: Last Sunday an event was held in Albany.We have republished their article on the event here for you According to an East Bay Times article. In the face of divisive rhetoric about immigrants and with a history lesson as a jumping-off point, diverse communities gathered over a meal to discuss common challenges in the current political climate. At the Albany ...

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Celebrating Eid al-Mab’ath at ICCNC

ICCNC: The 27th of Rajab marks Mab’ath Al Nabwi (The beginning of Prophet Muhammad’s message; Islam). Islamic Cultural Center of Northern California (ICCNC) will be celebrating this glorious occasion with a  lecture by Dr. M.R. Jalaie pour. Dr. Mohammadreza Jalaeipor has Ph.D. in Sociology from University of Oxford, M.S. in Sociology from the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE), and ...

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Mr. Bazargan’s Interpretation (Hermeneutics) of the Quran Sessions at ICCNC

ICCNC: There will be interpretation sessions of the Quran by Mr. Bazargan the second Saturday of every other month. According to ICCNC report, Mr. Bazargan will turn his already scattered sessions of interpretation of the Quran into a regular discourse on the second Monday of every two months. The central theme of Mr. Bazargan’s lectures is focused on the ethical ...

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ICCNC and Birthday Celebration of Hazrat Ali ibn Abi Talib (as)

ICCNC: Islamic Cultural Center of Northern California (ICCNC) will hold:  Birthday Celebration of Hazrat Ali ibn Abi Talib (as) Speaker: Mulauna Amir Mukhtar Faezi of Bait ul-Ilm Academy of Chicago Sat. April 8. 2017. Plan: Dinner at 5:30 pm, program begins at 6:45 pm. Talk is mainly in English with few part in Farsi Everyone is cordially invited to attend this program

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Statement of the Oakland Faith Trio on President Trump’s Executive Order to Ban Muslims and Refugees

ICCNC: The Faith Trio has published Statement on Executive Order to Ban Muslims and Refugees. They took ICCNC’S statement and added an opening and concluding statement to show their support from. The Faith Trio, composed of representatives of the Islamic Cultural Center of Northern California (ICCNC), Kehilla Community Synagogue and Montclair Presbyterian Church. The full statement is below:  In the name of ...

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ICCNC’s Position on President Trump’s Executive Order to Ban Muslims and Refugees

ICCNC: The Islamic Cultural Center of Northern California (ICCNC) has published Statement on Executive Order to Ban Muslims and Refugees. The full statement is below: In the Name of God, the Compassionate, the Merciful ICCNC’s Position on President Trump’s Executive Order to Ban Muslims and Refugees The Islamic Cultural Center of Northern California (ICCNC) is stunned and dismayed by President Trump’s Executive ...

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San Francisco Chronicle columnist: Muslims in Oakland who are opening their arms instead of closing their doors

ICCNC: San Francisco Chronicle columnist, Otis R. Taylor Jr. has written a report on the activities of the Islamic Cultural Center of Northern California(ICCNC). Following this Report: Arshad Chowdhury left, was barred from a plane a month after 9/11. Zahra Noorbakhsh’s comedy show is “On Behalf of All Muslims.” About a month after the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks, Arshad Chowdhury, an ...

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