"The departments main objective is the Brotherhood through Fitness program that’s objective is to promote physical fitness activities within the majlis. The goal for each majalis in the United States is to hold 10 coordinated activities throughout the year."
We are deeply hurt by the tragic loss of life in Boston earlier this week. We join all citizens of that city and the rest of the world in grief, and condemn this awful act in the strongest terms possible. While the details are still being uncovered, we, the Ahmadi Muslim youth, have begun to serve the city of Boston in any way we can -- from giving our blood at donor sites, to writing in local newspapers to express our pain and sympathies. May God grant strength and peace to all the victims families who have had to bear this terrible loss.
If success is like rain then when it comes, it pours down. The recent trip of our beloved Hazur (aba) to Los Angeles brought so many "news" and "firsts" that by the grace of Allah that it was like a t...
When we get a blessed opportunity from Allah tala to serve our beloved Khalifa (aba) directly, so many emotions go through our mind, and it's really difficult to put it into words. But, some of us wan...
Our Beloved Khalifa arrived at Bait ul Hameed mosque in Chino around the mid-afternoon time period on May 4th 2013. As usual and more, the members of the community were waiting in large numbers just t...
Did you know that Islam is one of the fastest growing religions in the world. To become Muslim, a person of any race or culture must say a simple statement, the shahadah, that bears witness to the belief in the One God and that Prophet Muhammad was the last prophet of God.
He is very punctual in both offering Salat (Namaz) on time as well as reading the Holy Quran daily. He has memorized the 30th part of Holy Quran and is working to memorize more. In addition, he has been assigned to recite Holy Quran at Regional and local events, including the Atfal, Khuddam, and Jamaat events. Due to his proper pronunciation and melodious recitation of the Holy Quran, Nazir has won many awards at National Ijtema in recitation and Memorization of the Holy Quran. Nazir maintains a good relationship with Khilafat-e-Ahmadiyya and writes letters to Hudhoor (aba) regularly. He serves the Jamaat in all possible capabilities that he can. He is currently serving as a Sec. Waqfe Nau in the Atfal Aamila, and keeps a good contact with all Waqfe Nau in the SVA Jamaat. Nazir attends Atfal classes regularly and comes prepared to the classes. In Ramadhan, Nazir had perfect attendance in coming for all the Isha/Taraveeh prayers at the mosque. He completed recitation of the Holy Quran all 30 parts within the month of Ramadhan. He would also wake up daily for sehri to prepare himself for performing fasts in the coming years. Nazir also earns top grades at school and likes to draw and plays sports (Football, Basketball) in his free time. This young man already shows a dedication to the Waqfe Nau scheme and remains a model for all. May Allah enable him to reach all his dreams and inspirations to be a devoted Murabbi (Missionary), InshAllah. Ameen.
This month's Rising Star biography was submitted from Naeem Arshad, Nazim Atfal of South Virginia Majlis. Do you know our next Rising Star of the month? Submit nominations to atfal [at] atfalusa.org
Shining Star of the month is Akeel Akbar from Central Viginia jamat. Akeel bhai is a quiet and shy person but still possess a very warm and charming personality. He just graduated from James Madison University and is now currently working at an international tech company in DC.
Zeshan Ahmad is 10 years old Waqfe Nau child who is in the 4thgrade. He is a self determined child who sets high goals for himself and tries his best to achieve them. He regularly comes to the mosque and actively participates in all the activities. He is the youngest Tifl from Silver Spring Jama'at to have mastered the entire Atfal syllabus at the age of 10. MashAllah. He has won several awards in Waqfe Nau Ijtemas. He leads prayers (Salat) at home.