Thursday, July 30, 2015

Eid ul Fitr Video

Toledo, Ohio had its first United 'Eid prayer service. Below is a video of the program.

[1] Minute 1:00- 3:00 Adam Smidi opening remarks.

[2] Minute 3- 5:45, Imam Farooq welcome.

[3] 5:45-12:00 Eid prayer led by Shaikh Ahmad Abou Alsayf. Notice his beautiful recitation of the Qur'an, from Soorah Al-Faatihah, Al A'laa, and Al Ghaashiyah.

[4]12:00-27:00 Eid Khutbah by Imam S.Waheed

[5] 27:00-35:00, Closing remarks and supplication by Shaikh Ibrahim.

[6] 35:00-39:00, Greetings from Toledo Mayor Paula Hudson and Mayoral candidate Sandy Collins.

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

Pictures from Eid ul Fitr

Below are a couple of pictures from  Toledo's Eid prayers and celebration. Four Mosques and a community center pooled their resources to have a united service celebrating the end of the month of Ramadan, itself a time for prayer, fasting and introspection.

[ Preparing for Khutbah, with Sheikh Ibrahim Djunoua, Imam Farouq Abouelzahab and Imam Ahmad Abousayf [in white]}

We will post video of the Khutbah when it is made available, insha Allah.