The Muslim Judicial Council (SA) hereby expresses its sincere condolence to the families affected by the Cyclone Idai which has destroyed the infrastructure and lives of many in Mozambique, Malawi and Zimbabwe. South Africa is home to 1000’s of brothers and sisters from our neighbouring countries and many of the families of nationals from those…
Posted on December 10, 2018
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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.
No other job on this Earth is more rewarding in the eyes of Allah than that of an Imam (leaders). He works 24 hours a day, 7 days a week at the behest of the community who comes knocking at his door during the early morning hours and late in the evenings. The Imam is…
The 9th annual Cape Town Walk for Freedom, this year in honour of the late Moulana Ihsaan Hendricks, has been moved from 14th October to Sunday, 21st October 2018.
Written by Angelo Fick, Research Director at ASRI The persistence of racism more than two decades after the official abolition of apartheid, ought not to surprise us. Racism remains one of the many tasks that constitute the ‘unfinished business’ (Bell & Ntsebeza) we have inherited from the past, and have failed to adequately address.
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…
The Muslim Judicial Council (SA) respects the constitutional court’s decision in relation to its ruling on marijuana or ‘dagga’. This, however, does not change the Islamic position on the issue.