On the Night of Martyrdom Anniversary of Sayyeda Fatima al-Zahra, Tuesday, January 28, 2020  at 7 PM

On the Night of Martyrdom Anniversary of Sayyeda Fatima al-Zahra, Tuesday, January 28, 2020 at 7 PM

Program:

7:00-7:10 Quran Recitation
7:10-7:20 Fatima According to Quran
7:20-7:30 Poem/Marsieh
7:30-8:15 Lecture by Dr. Ehsan Elahi ( Live, simultaneous, English translation will be provided)

عنوان: کوثر وحیات معنوی

Title:“Kawsar” and the Spiritual Life.”

About the Speaker:

Dr. Ehsan Elahi is an Associate Professor at UMASS Boston.

8:15-8:45 Azadari (Mourning)
8:45-8:55 Ziarat Hazrat Fatima
8:55-9:00 Dua
9:00-10:00 Dinner (Donated)

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Program January 28, 2020

Weekly Dua Komail Program Dedicated to the Ayyam Fatemiah (Martyrdom Anniversary of Fatima al-Zahra)

Weekly Dua Komail Program Dedicated to the Ayyam Fatemiah (Martyrdom Anniversary of Fatima al-Zahra)

Thursday, January 23, 2020 at 7:15 PM.

Program:

7:15-7:40 Quran Recitation
7:40-7:45 Dhikr
7:45-8:15 Dua Komail
8:15-8:50 Lecture
Speaker: Dr. Mehdi Hazari(in English)
Title:“Sayyeda Fatima: how to build a foundation of unshakable faith.”
About the Speaker:

Dr. Mehdi Hazari serves as resident scholar, delivers speeches, teaches youth groups and provides counseling. He has been engaged in these activities across the United States and Canada for more than 15 years and promotes interfaith dialogue and supports community outreach initiatives. Dr. Hazari currently works as a neurophysiologist and environmental scientist for the EPA, and is a 2011 Presidential award winner.

8:50-9:00 Ziarat Warith
9:00-10:00 Dinner

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Program January 23, 2020

Saturday Program, January 18, 2020 at 6:30 PM

Saturday Program, January 18, 2020 at 6:30 PM

Program:

6:30-7:00 Quran Recitation
7:00-8:00 Lecture
Speaker:Dr Mohammad Pourgolmohammad
Topic:“Tafsir of verse number 66 to 83 of Surah Yaseen (in Farsi)
8:00-8:10 Question and Answer  
8:10-8:20 Ziarat Hazrat Fatemeh al-Zahra
8:20-8:25 Dua
8:25-9:10 Potluck Dinner and Potluck Dessert
9:10-9:30 Cleaning of the Center
9:30   End of Program

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Program January 18, 2020

Weekly Dua Komail Program Dedicated to the Ayyam Fatemiah (Martyrdom Anniversary of Fatima al-Zahra)

Weekly Dua Komail Program Dedicated to the Ayyam Fatemiah (Martyrdom Anniversary of Fatima al-Zahra)

Thursday, January 16, 2020 at 7:15 PM.

Program:

7:15-7:35 Quran Recitation
7:35-7:40 Dhikr
7:40-8:10 Dua Komail
8:10-8:50 Lecture
Speaker:Hojjat al-Islam Syed Abbas Ayleya(in English)
Title:“Highness of as-Sayyedah Fatimah (AS)”
About the Speaker:
Syed Abbas Ayleya serves as resident scholar and regularly hosts workshops and lectures on numerous topics in Islam, including Beliefs, Ethics and Moral Values.
8:50-9:00 Ziarat Warith
9:00-10:00 Dinner

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Program January 16, 2020

Bi-Weekly English Quran Circle at MIT

Bi-Weekly English Quran Circle at MIT

بسم الله الرحمن الرحیم
In the name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful
کِتابٌ أَنزَلناهُ الَیکَ مُبارَکٌ لِیَدَّبَّروا آیاتِهِ وَ لِیَتَذَکَّرَ أُلوالأَلباب
[ It is ]a blessed Book that We have sent down to you, so that they may contemplate its signs, and that those who possess intellect may take admonition. Chapter 38, verse 29

Dates/Time : Friday, January 17, 2020 at 7:00 PM

Location: Room 66-160
(MIT’s Landau Building)
25 Ames Street, Cambridge. MA

About the Quran Circle:

Quran Circle is a bi-weekly English program covering exegesis (“tafsir”) of Quran and special research topics related to the Quran. We welcome scholarly research work related to the Quran. If you would like an opportunity to present your work please contact Quran.Circle@yahoo.com.

Quran Circle is open to the public.

Program:

7:00-7:10 Preparation for Isha’ Prayer
7:10-7:20 Isha’ Prayer
7:20-7:30 Quran Recitation
7:30-8:30 Lecture
Speaker: Sister Wejdan al-Jassas
Topic: “Presentation of Tafsir of Verses 130-140 of Chapter six (Al-Anaam)”
8:30-8:40 Question and Answer
8:40-8:50 Supplication
8:50-10:00 Dinner

Parking: Free parking is available close to MIT Medical around 25 Carleton Street, Cambridge.

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Quran Circle January 17, 2020

Birth Celebration of Hazrat Zainab (SA)

Birth Celebration of Hazrat Zainab (SA)

جشن تولد عقیله بنی هاشم حضرت زینب کبری در مرکز اسلامی امید
Saturday,  January 4, 2020 at 6:30 PM

Program:

6:30-7:00 Quran Recitation
7:00-7:05 Poem/Nasheed
7:05-7:45 Lecture by Mr Hosein Hashemi (in Farsi)
عنوان:
“صبر از دیدگاه اسلام

Title: Patience from the Islamic Perspective.”
7:45-7:50 Poem/Nasheed
7:50-8:00 Question and Answer
8:00-8:10 Moloudi
8:10-8:20 Ziarat Warith
8:20-8:25 Dua
8:25-9:10 Potluck Dinner and Potluck Dessert
9:10-9:30 Cleaning of the Center

9:30 End of Program

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Program January 4, 2020

Weekly Dua Komail Program

Weekly Dua Komail Program

Date/Time: Thursday, December 26, 2019 at 7:15 PM
Location:Omid Center, 320 Boston Post Road, Weston, MA

Program:

7:15-7:40 Quran Recitation
7:40-7:45 Dhikr
7:45-8:20 Dua Komail
8:20-8:55 Lecture by Hojjat al-Islam Haydar Shirazi (in English)
Title: “Danger of Belittling Sins.”

About the Speaker
Hojjat al-Islam Haydar Shirazi serves as resident scholar at the Abraar Islamic Centre in Vancouver, Canada. Prior to that he was at Islamic Centre of England in London. He completed 14 years of studies at the Qum Seminary and has contributed 1000 + video on various topics. He has been an invited speaker to a wide range of countries for Islamic lectures.

8:55-9:05 Question and Answer
9:05-9:15 Ziarat Warith
9:15-10:00 Dinner

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Program December, 26 2019

Bi-Weekly English Quran Circle at MIT

Bi-Weekly English Quran Circle at MIT

بسم الله الرحمن الرحیم
In the name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful
کِتابٌ أَنزَلناهُ الَیکَ مُبارَکٌ لِیَدَّبَّروا آیاتِهِ وَ لِیَتَذَکَّرَ أُلوالأَلباب
[ It is ]a blessed Book that We have sent down to you, so that they may contemplate its signs, and that those who possess intellect may take admonition. Chapter 38, verse 29

Dates/Time : Friday, December 27, 2019 at 7:00 PM

Location: Room 66-160
(MIT’s Landau Building)
25 Ames Street, Cambridge. MA

About the Quran Circle:

Quran Circle is a bi-weekly English program covering exegesis (“tafsir”) of Quran and special research topics related to the Quran. We welcome scholarly research work related to the Quran. If you would like an opportunity to present your work please contact Quran.Circle@yahoo.com.

The biweekly sessions will resume in 2020 with the first session on 1/17/2020 insha’Allah.

Quran Circle is open to the public.

Program:

7:00-7:10 Preparation for Isha’ Prayer
7:10-7:20 Isha’ Prayer
7:20-7:30 Quran Recitation
7:30-8:30 Lecture
Speaker: Brother Omar Rashed
Topic: “Presentation of Tafsir of Verses 114-129 of Chapter six (Al-Anaam)”
8:30-8:40 Question and Answer
8:40-8:50 Supplication
8:50-10:00 Dinner

Parking: Free parking is available close to MIT Medical around 25 Carleton Street, Cambridge.

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Quran Circle December 27, 2019

Weekly Saturday Program

Weekly Saturday Program

Date/Time: Saturday, December 14, 2019 at 6:30 PM

Program:

6:30-7:00  Quran Recitation
7:00-8:00  Lecture
  Speaker: Dr. Mohammad Sadraey
Topic: Tafsir of Verses 21-31 of Surah Sabaa (in Farsi)
8:00-8:10  Question and Answer
8:10-8:15  Dua
8:15-9:00  Potluck Dinner and Potluck Dessert
9:00-9:30  Clean up of the hall
9:30           End of Program

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Program December 14 2019

Weekly Dua Komail Program

Weekly Dua Komail Program

Date/Time: Thursday, December 12, 2019 at 7:15 PM
Location:Omid Center, 320 Boston Post Road, Weston, MA

Program:

7:15-7:40 Quran Recitation
7:40-7:45 Dhikr
7:45-8:20 Dua Komail
8:20-8:55 Lecture by Hojjat al-Islam Doagoo (in English)
Title: “Death in the Quranic perspective: End of an assessment and continuation of a journey”

8:55-9:05 Question and Answer
9:05-9:15 Ziarat Warith
9:15-10:00 Dinner

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Program December, 12 2019