Khutbah: Friday 04 May 2018: Student Movements and the Potential for Social Change in the USA by Imam Dr. A. Rashied Omar

In the Name of God, the Most Compassionate, the Dispenser of Grace Student Movements and the Potential for Social Change in the USA Claremont Main Road Masjid Friday 4th May 2018/17th Sha`ban 1439 I have just returned from a four-month teaching stint in the United States of America. Shortly after I arrived in the US, President Donald Trump completed his ... Read More »

CMRM Salutes Mawlana Farid Esack

CMRM Salutes Farid Esack The Claremont Main Road Masjid (CMRM) salutes Professor Farid Esack for the Order of Luthuli (Silver) award conferred on him by President Cyril Ramaphosa on 28 April 2018. The orders “are the highest awards that our country bestows on our citizens and eminent foreign nationals who have made a meaningful and significant contribution to the struggle for democracy, human rights, ... Read More »

PRESS STATEMENT – 04 APRIL 2018 CMRM Condemns Israeli Brutality

  PRESS STATEMENT – 04 APRIL 2018 CMRM Condemns Israeli Brutality The Claremont Main Road Mosque (CMRM) is horrified at the latest act of brutality and premeditated murder by the Israeli state against the Palestinian people. We have no words strong enough to condemn what has now become known as the “Passover Massacre”.   On Friday March 30th, on the ... Read More »

Khutbah: Friday 9 March 2018: Globalization and Religion: Combatting Individualism, Consumerism and Cultural Homogenization by Dr Rafiq Khan

In the Name of Allah Most Gracious Most Merciful Introduction All thanks and Praises are due to Allah (S.W.T), our Lord and our Sustainer; we beseech of Allah Almighty to bestow His choicest Blessings and Peace upon our Leader and Master, Muhammad ( S.A.W.) For the past few days, Cape Town has been hosting delegates from over 100 countries, attending ... Read More »