Eid Al-Fitr 2017 Update

Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuh, This is an update to SMC’s earlier declaration of confirmed sighting of the new crescent on Saturday evening. We have now been able to confirm that two credible Mumineen from the El Hussain Community Center in the City of Bell were able to observe the new crescent on top…

Eid Al-Fitr, Sunday June 25, 2017

Based on confirmed sightings of the new crescent on Saturday evening, June 24, 2017  with the naked eye by the believers in Brazil, Paraguay, Chile and other ares, IECOC announces Sunday, June 25 as the day of Eid al-Fitr (1st of Shawwal 1438). Eid Mubarak

IECOC Hosts Local Law Enforcement

On Monday, June 19th, the IECOC hosted the Honorable Sandra Hutchens, Sheriff of Orange County along with other dignitaries for the nightly iftar program and to meet with the community. Presenters for the night included Sheriff Hutchens, Dr. Qazwini, Mr. Salam al-Marayati of the Muslim Public Affairs Council, and Mr. Mohannad Malas of the Orange…

Nights of Qadr at the IECOC

During the nights of Qadr, The IECOC hosted a full house of worshippers who came together to worship in the spirit of togetherness and harmony. On Saturday the 17th, coinciding with the night of the 23rd of Ramadan, the program lasted into the next morning and ended with Fajr prayers.

Bayan Claremont Islamic Graduate School

On Wednesday, June 14th, the founding president of Bayan Claremont Islamic graduate school, Mr. Jihad Turk, addressed the IECOC community. Mr. Turk spoke about the mission and vision of Bayan Claremont, including addressing the needs of the American Muslim community. Bayan Claremont is a private Islamic Graduate school located in Claremont, California that currently offers…

This Sunday: Annual Fundraising Dinner

On Sunday, June 11th, the Development and Relief Foundation will hold their annual fundraiser to celebrate the much anticipated grand opening of the Imam al-Hujjah hospital in Karbala, Iraq.

Nightly Ramadan Program Continues

Our Ramadan program continues every night at the IECOC with congregational prayers, iftar, supplications, various community member presentations, and lectures by Dr. Qazwini on important topics concerning the Muslim community. All are welcome to join our programs. Mark your calendars for the three nights of Qadr; on Tuesday June 13th, Thursday June 15th, and Saturday…