HDMS Monthly Lecture Series
- Sunday August 7th
Assalamu alaykum Dear Brothers and Sisters,
It is time to rekindle the spirit of Ramadan. The Hills District Muslim Society is pleased to announce the launch of the HDMS family lecture program.The program will be delivered once a month focusing on empowering and providing much needed Islamic education and awareness for our community. HDMS will invite inspirational and motivational speakers to deliver this fantastic program which will commence on Sunday 7th August and continue the first Sunday of every month, in sha Allah. Details of our first lecture are as follows:
Date & Time : Sunday 7th August, 5-8pm
Special Guest speaker : Sheikh Ahmed Abdo (The Shifa Institute)
Topic : Chase Your Dream – Islam and the Spiritual Realm
Venue : Dural Musallah, 937 Old Northern Rd (please use car park across the road as per Taraweeh procedure)
Dinner : BBQ provided to top off the night
The main objectives of the program are:
• to provide crucial Islamic education for our families and especially our youth.
• to provide a platform for the Muslim families in our community to meet each other.
• to provide an opportunity for our families to learn and improve their religious knowledge.
• to promote community engagement and unity.
We look forward to seeing you all again.
Hills Masjid Project
Please find below our current account balances for the week ending Friday 15.7.16:
General Account: $64,750 (+$17,201 since 3/6/16)
Masjid Trust Account : $1,202,535 (+$164,384 since 3/6/16)
Why we need a Permanent masjid in the Hills! Masha’Allah great turn out by the community for Eid prayers this morning.
Please donate generously and support the initiative.
Account Name: HILLS AWQAF
Account Number: 10725040
Jumu’ah Announcement – EFFECTIVE TODAY 4/3/16
Assalamu alaykum Dear Brothers and Sisters,As most of you should now be aware our long tenancy at SDA Church on Spurway Drive for Jummah prayer has now come to an end. Alhamdulillah we have been lucky enough to secure ‘Castle Grand’ Baulkham Hills Shire Council Facility in the heart of Castle Hill CBD to replace SDA. Following are few house keeping & other details:
When: 4th March 2016 & every Friday onward (with the exception of any public holiday falling on Friday - Replacement Venue will be announced a week prior if required).Address: Castle Grand, 14 Pennant St, Castle Hill NSW 2154 (main entrance through corner Pennant St & Castle St, one level below Castle Hill Library)
Khutba: 1:15 pm to 1:45 pm approx.Jummah Salah:
1:45 pm around (Please allow +/- 5/10 minutes depending on the Khateeb – Please finish & leave the premises not later than 2.25 pm.)Halls:
Halls for Men: Tribute & RebellionHall for Sisters: WexfordPrayer mats::
NO PRAYER MATS WILL BE PROVIDED. Please bring your own prayer mats for the time being as Council will not provide storage at the hall.Wudu:It is requested to please make wudu prior to arriving at the venue.Parking:
- There is limited parking in the basement car park at the venue. We suggest to leave it for the Sisters, Elderly, Sick, Khateeb, Moazan & Volunteers.
- Please allow some extra time for proper parking. There are number of public parking spots around the venue. Follow the relevant parking instructions kindly. We have been advised by our Volunteers about a large car park facility situated in ‘Les Shore Place’. 350 meter further up on Pennant St & about 4 minutes easy walk. Please park at your own risk, sensibly & observe the parking rules.
- There is a strong likelihood of Council Rangers visiting the basement car park for booking parking offenders.
- Please feel free to contact Br. Sohail Shamsi on 0416156604 for any assistance if required for ACCESS & ASSISTED Parking requirements.
Parents with young Children: Children are most welcome with the request to keep them with you while praying.Request: Please avoid walking on the nearby streets & footpaths as groups.Any further Queries: Please contact the following Volunteers: Sisters:Sister Nausheen: 0419 409711Sister Patrina: 0404 214886Brothers:Br. Ashfaque Monawar: 0425 192277Br. Tarek Akkari: 0400 484882Br. Kamal Pasha: 0431 126494Br. Nadeem Ali; 0451 373341Br. Scott Wilson: 0403 315523Br. Hamid Baqaie: 0412 003400Br. Sohail Shamsi: 0416 156604=================================================Quran classes-Boys and MenTerm 1 of the Hills Quran Academy 2016 will commence on Monday 8th of February 2016.For new students who would like to register, please do so by Friday 5th of February 2015. Please note that places are limited! For registration please contact Br. Karim on 0415755785 or email Karim@hdms.org.au.Sheikh Saleh will be back inshaALLAH to teach Quran/Arabic classes for Term 1, 2016. The dates for the Quran classes Term 1 are outlined below:BOYS:
CLASSES FOR BOYS BEGINNERS
Sunday 10am-12pmFirst class will be Sunday 14th of February-2016CLASSES FOR BOYS INTERMEDIATE AND ADVANCED
Wednesday 5pm-7pmFirst class will be Monday 8th of February-2016MEN:
CLASSES FOR MEN BEGINNERS
Thursdays 7pm-9pmFirst class will be Thursday 11th of February-2016CLASSES FOR MEN INTERMEDIATE AND ADVANCED
First class will be Tuesday 9th of February- 2016CLASSES FOR MEN EliteSaturday after Fajr at DuralFirst class will be Saturday 13th of February- 2016Payments for Term 1. Please pay for the full Term (8 weeks @ $10 per class) into our account below and send payment remittance to firstname.lastname@example.org or pay by cash on the day to Br. Karim. If paying online or via cash deposit please ensure you mention “Quran class” in the description to assist in financial reporting and compliance.Bank: Commonwealth Bank (CBA)BSB: 062890Account Number: 10025180Account Name: Hills District Muslim Society IncAs the Hills Quran Program is funded by HDMS, please ensure payments are made promptly to ensure the sustainability and the continuity of this program inshaALLAH.=================================================Quran Classes-Ladies and GirlsTerm 1 of the Hills Quran Academy 2016 for Ladies and Girls will commence on Sunday 14th of February 2016.For new students who would like to register please contact sister Nausheen on email@example.com.Tentative Timetable – Subject to Enrolment Numbers Sundays 4-5pmTerm 1 commences Sunday 14 February 2016 to 20 March 2016 (Total of 6 weeks) followed by a 2 week Easter break.Term 2 commences Sunday 10 April 2016 to 29 May 2016 (Total of 8 weeks) followed by a break for Ramadan.Payments for Term 1. Please pay for the full Term (8 weeks @ $10 per class) into our account below and send payment remittance to firstname.lastname@example.org. If paying online or via cash deposit please ensure you mention “Quran class” in the description to assist in financial reporting and compliance.Bank: Commonwealth Bank (CBA)BSB: 062890Account Number: 10025180Account Name: Hills District Muslim Society IncAs the Hills Quran Program is funded by HDMS, please ensure payments are made promptly to ensure the sustainability and the continuity of this program inshaALLAH.=================================================Bank DetailsAccount Name: Hills District Muslim Society IncBSB: 062347Account Number: 10596680BIC/ SWIFT Number: CTBAAU2S Video: I have a Dream of a Masjid in the Hills! Bank DetailsAccount Name: Hills District Muslim Society IncBSB: 062347Account Number: 10596680BIC/ SWIFT Number: CTBAAU2SCurrent Programs \