Category: Events

MJC 74th Anniversary, a dedication to Imam Haron

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Masjidur Rawbie, Mitchell’s Plain, Cape Town The Muslim Judicial Council (SA) on Sunday, 10th February 2019, celebrated its 74th anniversary since its establishment in 1945. The anniversary proceedings commenced with the recitation of the last of 74 Khatams of the holy Quran, dedicated to all deceased who dedicated their lives to serving their communities through teaching…



300 students graduate from Township Madaaris

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More than 300 students from the various township Madaaris graduated on Saturday afternoon. They have all completed courses in Quran, Hadeeth, Seerah, Fiqh and Adaab. Students came from several Madaaris from the areas of Khayelitsha, Gugulethu, Phillipi, Du-noon and Langa.



MJC Women’s Forum hosts a picnic for breast cancer awareness

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It’s that time of the year where we request ladies to don a pink hijab for Breast Cancer Awareness Month. This year, the MJC Women’s Forum will be hosting a relaxing picnic at the Westridge Gardens in Mitchell’s Plain on Thursday, 25th October 2018.



Celebrating Our Muslim Heritage and Identity on National Heritage Day

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As South Africans celebrate Heritage Day on 24 September, we reflect on the sacrifices, struggles and contributions made by all in bringing about an era of freedom, liberation and democracy in our beautiful country. This commemoration of Heritage Day provides us with an opportunity to once again pay tribute to the legacy of the pioneers…



A guide to understanding Qurbani/Udhiya

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What is Qurbani? Qurban is the ritual slaughtering of livestock — sheep, cows, bulls, goats, camels, etc — on specific days of the Islamic calendar. The practice of Qurbani can be traced back to the time of Prophet Ibrahim (Abraham) when he dreamt that Allah ordered him to sacrifice his son, Ismail.