Dr. Qazwini’s Visit to Holland

Dr. Qazwini has just returned from a trip to Holland where he met with the local Muslim and Christian communities for a series of lectures and discussions. On Friday, December 2nd, Dr. Qazwini participated in a discussion session with the local Muslim and Christian youth at Erasmus University in Rotterdam. The discussion revolved around the…

Annual Arba’een Procession

On Sunday, November 20, hundreds of community members gathered to participate in the annual Arba’een procession held in Southern California in honor and remembrance of Imam Husayn (pbuh) and his loyal companions and family members. Men, women, and children walked together for approximately four hours from San Dimas to the Ahlul Bayt mosque in Pomona….

Fellow Americans Express Their Love and Support

This week, the IECOC received an unexpected gift from our fellow Americans and community members. This beautiful bouquet of flowers was accompanied by a heartfelt letter, which reads: We Are All One America Sending you all much Love and Light during these trying times. There are many good people here in the OC (Orange County)…

Arbaeen Program on November 17-20

On Thursday, November 17th and Friday, November 18th, the IECOC Arbaeen program will begin at 7 PM with maghrib prayers, followed by an English lecture by Dr. Sayed Moustafa Al-Qazwini. For the night of Arbaeen on Saturday, November 19th, the program will begin at 5 PM with prayers, followed at 5:30 PM by an Arabic…

Nov. 20: Annual Arba’een Walk

Please join community members in the annual Arba’een Walk in commemoration of Imam Husayn (pbuh) and his family members and companions. The Arba’een Walk will be held on Sunday, November 20, 2016, at 1 pm beginning at 21300 E. Via Verde Drive, Covina, CA 91724 and concluding at Ahlulbeyt Mosque in Pomona. Please see flyer…

Nov. 20: Newport-Mesa-Irvine Interfaith Thanksgiving Event

On Sunday, November 20, 2016, the Newport-Mesa-Irvine Interfaith Council will be holding its annual Thanksgiving event under the theme “Coming Together, As Family.” The program will begin at 7 pm at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints located at 5353 Bryan Avenue, Irvine, CA 92620. All are encouraged to attend and participate…

Help Us Support Pilgrims to Karbala

Every year, millions on pilgrims converge on the city of Karbala for the annual Arba’een procession, which marks the passing of 40 days after the event of Ashura, in which Imam Husayn (as), his family members, and his companions gave their lives fighting for the restoration of the religion of Islam. To honor their memory,…

Mark Your Calendars: Arbaeen Program on November 17-20

On Thursday, November 17th and Friday, November 18th, the IECOC Arbaeen program will begin at 7 PM with maghrib prayers, followed by an English lecture by Dr. Sayed Moustafa Al-Qazwini. For the night of Arbaeen on Saturday, November 19th, the program will begin at 5 PM with prayers, followed at 5:30 PM by an Arabic…