Khutbah – Id ul Adha 12 September 2016: 9/11 and the Cycle of Violence in Our World Today by Imam Dr. A. Rashied Omar – https://youtu.be/YqGI8-i-RKY

VIDEO LINK AT END OF TEXT   In the Name of Allah, the Most Compassionate, the Dispenser of Grace   Claremont Main Road Masjid Monday 12th September 2016/10th Dhu al-Hijja 1437 ألله أكبر، الله أكبر، الله أكبر، الله أكبر ولله الحمد God is Greater than; God is Greater than; God is Greater than All Praise, Thanks and Gratitude belongs to ... Read More »

Pre_Khutbah Friday 2 September 2016 by Umar al-Ghubari – on Palestine – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4VcxhiXG7js&feature=youtu.be

FRIDAY 2 SEPT 2016 (PRE-KHUTBAH) UMAR AL-GHUBARI (From Palestine)   Umar al-Ghubari is a group counselor, political educator and documenter of the Palestinian Nakba. He is co-ordinator of the Space for Return initiative of Zochrot, the Israeli NGO which raises awareness about the ongoing Nakba in the broader Jewish Israeli public, to create the conditions for the return of Palestinian refugees and a shared ... Read More »

CMRM Wishes All Hujjaj a Safe Journey to Makkah al-Mukarramah

CMRM Wishes All Hujjaj a Safe Journey to Makkah al-Makarramah   On Sunday 7 August 2016, CMRM Congregant, Soraya Manie departed for Makkah to perform the Hajj and `Umrah from her residence in Rondebosch East. As is customary in the Cape many of Soraya’s family and friends gathered to greet her and wish her well on this sacred journey. Imam ... Read More »

Friday 29 July 2016  Jumu`ah Khutbah: Towards a Fiqh al-Muwatana (Jurisprudence of Citizenship) by Imam Dr. A. Rashied Omar

In the Name of God, the Most Compassionate, the Dispenser of Grace 24th Shawwal 1437 Towards a Fiqh al-Muwatana (Jurisprudence of Citizenship) الْحَمْدُ لِلَّهِ الَّذِي هَدَانَا لِهَذَا وَمَا كُنَّا لِنَهْتَدِيَ لَوْلَا أَنْ هَدَانَا اللَّهُ Introduction On Wednesday, 3 August 2016, South Africans will convene our fourth non-racial municipal elections to elect new local councils for all municipalities in the country. ... Read More »

PRESS STATEMENT – 26 JULY 2016 CMRM Condemns Inhumane Killing of Catholic Priest

 PRESS STATEMENT – 26 JULY 2016 CMRM Condemns Inhumane Killing of Catholic Priest   The Claremont Main Road Mosque (CMRM) congregation strongly condemns the brutal killing of an 85 year-old Catholic priest by two ISIS/Da`ish supporters during a mass at a Church in Normandy, France.  The inhumane and gruesome killing of the elderly Father Jacques Hamel and the sacriligeous violation ... Read More »

Condemnation of Violence

This poster was designed by architect, Yusuf Patel of Durban. Yusuf, like all of us, was deeply pained by the spate of suicide bombings and killings that took place in several parts of the world during the final days of Ramadan 2016 and continuing since then. The wave of violence resulted in the deaths of hundreds of people and the maiming ... Read More »