Alhamdulillah, Wednesday August 23rd was the first day of Dhul-Hijjah.
The Day of Arafat, 9 Dhul Hijjah, is on Thursday August 31st 2017
and the first Day of Eid Al-Adha,
10 Dhul Hijjah, is Friday September 1st 2017.
We ask Allah to help us in remembering Him, praising Him, and perfecting His worship.
The brothers who plan to make sacrifice, should not touch anything from their hair and nails insha’Allaah until they perform the slaughtering (Read this Article)
May Allaah (Ta’ala) accept our good deeds during the first ten days of the dhul-hijjah, the best days of the year as was mentioned by the Messenger of Allaah (Sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam).
EID SALAT (prayer) will be offered insha’Allah on the grounds of the New Islamic Center of Boca Raton at 8:30 am on Friday 1st. Takbeer starts at 7:45 am.
Note: In Case of Rain, Eid salat will be offered inside the Masjid.
Refreshments served after Salat
Day of ‘Arafah Community Iftar
Our beloved prophet (PBUH) said that fasting the day of ‘Arafah, “Brings about forgiveness for the previous and the current years.” [Muslim].. ICBR will again carry the tradition of holding a community Iftar sponsored by Muslim Youth Club and generous community members on Thurday, August 31st, 2017.
We need few young men to help with the traffic on Eid Day (Friday, September 1). To gain some extra hassanat and/or few hours of community service (High School Students), please arrive by 7:15 on Eid Day and report to the ICBR front office.