Khutbah Friday 17 June 2016: Youth Day 2016 by Hafiz Ihsaan Bassier

وَلْتَكُن مِّنكُمْ أُمَّةٌ يَدْعُونَ إِلَى الْخَيْرِ وَيَأْمُرُونَ بِالْمَعْرُوفِ وَيَنْهَوْنَ عَنِ الْمُنكَرِ ۚ وَأُولَٰئِكَ هُمُ الْمُفْلِحُونَ Youth Day 2016. Forty years ago, school students courageously rose up against an oppressive government and inspired an era of mass resistance. I string together stories of agitation, grassroots organisation and civil defiance; this was an era preceding youth today, like myself. Instead, the Rainbow ... Read More »

CMRM Condemns Orlando Killings as Homophobic

PRESS STATEMENT – 13 JUNE 2016 CMRM Condemns Orlando Killings as Homophobic On behalf of the Claremont Main Road Mosque, we would like to express our shock, sorrow, and complete condemnation of the murder of 51 people and the maiming of more than 53 in Orlando, Florida. Especially during this sacred month of Ramadan, a time of deep spirituality, compassion, ... Read More »

Members Visits Saabri & Ashrafi Relief Fund

On Saturday morning 11 June 2016, Imam Rashied Omar, Imam Shaheed Gamieldien, CMRM Board members, Wasiela Agherdien and Jaamia Galant and a few congregants joined the Saabri & Ashrafi Relief Find in packing food parcels at the Victoria Road Masjid in Grassy Park. During the month of Ramadan CMRM collects 30 food parcels per week from the Saabri & Ashrafi ... Read More »

The Honourable Premier of the Western Cape Premier Helen Zille

5 June 2016 The Honourable Premier of the Western Cape Premier Helen Zille Dear Premier Zille, We, Claremont Main Road Mosque Community, hereby object to the sale of Tafelberg Remedial School and Wynard Mansions (formerly homes for poor people) by the government of the Western Cape. Cape Town is a city where poor and working-class people have been systematically excluded ... Read More »

Khutbah 10 June 2016

KHUTBAH – 10 JUNE 2016 The khutbah on Friday 10 June 2016 will be delivered by Imam Noorul Emaan. Imam Noorul Emaan is the resident Imam at Naqshbandi Muhammadi Masjid in Dunoon. Imam Shahied Gamieldien will deliver the khutbah in Dunoon on Friday 10 June 2016.Congregants are welcome to join him. Read More »

Post Tarawih Schedule 2016

  FOCUS/THEMES Days and Dates Qu’ran Focus – Forgiveness Tues 7 – Thurs 9 June Commemorating June 1976 Sat 11 June Qu’ran Focus – Youth Empowerment Mon 13 – Thurs 16 June Fathers Day Sun 19 June Refugee Day Mon 20 June Qu’ran Focus – Family Relations Tues 21 – Thurs 23 June International Day Against Torture Sat 25 & ... Read More »

Hafiz Muhammad Abdullah Lubwama

Profile   Hafiz Muhammad Abdullah Lubwama Muhammad Abdullah Lubwana was born and grew up in Luwero Uganda, where his parents still live. He is 22 years old and unmarried. He completed his hifz studies at Bugembe Islamic Institute Jinja Uganda in February 2012, and thereafter spent a year in Tanzania refining his tajweed and hifz recitation.  He completed an Advanced ... Read More »