• WCMA, 31023 Center Ridge Road, Westlake, OH 44145
  • Call: 440-385-4064
  • West Cleveland Muslim Association,P.O. BOX 45096, Westlake, OH 44145
  • 440-385-4064

RAMADAN 2020 ANNOUNCEMENT

WCMA wishes you and your families a very blessed and rewarding month of Ramadan.
Based on the astronomical calculation, The Fiqh Council of North America (FCNA) has determined that Friday, April 24, 2020 will be the first day of Ramadan 1441 and Eid ul-Fitr, the first day of Shawwal, is on Sunday, May 24, 2020

May Allah SWT accept from us during this very special month of Ramadan.

يَا أَيُّهَا الَّذِينَ آمَنُوا كُتِبَ عَلَيْكُمُ الصِّيَامُ كَمَا كُتِبَ عَلَى الَّذِينَ مِن قَبْلِكُمْ لَعَلَّكُمْ تَتَّقُونَ
O you who believe! Fasting is prescribed for you as it was prescribed for those before you, that you may acquire Taqwa – Quran 2:183

 

Highlights from Fiqh Council Advisory on Islamic Center & Masjid Practices during Ramadan (click here for full advisory)
1. The Juma’, Jama’ah, Taraweeh and Eid al Fitr prayer shall be suspended until the ban on the congregation is lifted….we strongly encourage the Muslim community to follow the local and state instructions to avert possibilities of COVID -19’s transmission.2.Taraweeh prayers shall be performed at home within a family setting just like the regular daily Jama’ah. The Council does not encourage virtual Taraweeh or Eid al Fitr prayers.

3: That virtual lectures, reflections, reminders, and recitations are encouraged.
Fiqh Council Advisory

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