The Prophet sallallahu alaihi wa sallam said: ‘Verily the sun and moon are two signs from amongst the signs of Allah. They do not eclipse due to the death or birth of anyone. When you see them in eclipse, then hasten towards Salaah.’ (Bukhari)
The longest total eclipse in a century will take place on 27 July 2018 and should be visible in South Africa — weather permitting.
The Muslim Judicial Council (MJC) is deeply concerned and dismayed to hear that another prominent businessman, Mr Liyaqat Ali Parker was kidnapped from his office parking lot on Monday morning.
The Muslim Judicial Council (SA) fervently condemns the senseless and vicious attack on the Imam Hussain centre in Ottawa, Verulam in Durban today.
The United Ulama Council of South Africa (UUCSA) — of which the MJC is one of the founding members — requests Imams to read the attached message this Friday 16th March 2018 during the Juma salaah which coincides with Israeli Apartheid week and Anti-racism week.
Two shipping containers of relief aid were closed and transported to the Cape Town harbour today where it will make its one month journey to Syrian Refugee camps on the Turkey/Syrian border.
“Ninety percent (90%) of the cases attended to by the social workers at the Muslim Judicial Council (MJC) Social Development department are related to abuse.” So says Shaykh Fadihl Emandien, who heads the unit.
The MJC Halaal Trust in terms of its certification policy DOES NOT certify chain stores comprehensively. The MJCHT only certifies dedicated sections located within Chain stores as Halaal. The Halaal certificate, as a rule, will be displayed at the Halaal Certified Sections and we have currently Halaal certified sections in three Food Lovers Stores only.
More than 200 ladies braved the wet weather to attend the inaugural MJC Women’s Forum Pink Hijab Day event at Masjidul Irshaad in Westridge Mitchell’s Plain on Wednesday.