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Ramadan 2018

Asalam alykum, We are now halfway through the month of Shaaban and inshaAllah Ramadan begins soon! The Ramadan timetable is now available and is attached, hardcopies will be available shortly from BIC. As we do every year we will be providing daily Iftar meals for the community after Magrib. These are a great time for […]

BIC Foodbank

InshaAllah we will be launching our Foodbank next Wednesday, 25th April. JazakAllah Khair and thank you to all those who have donated over the past few weeks and to Tesco. Food will be distributed from BIC office every Wednesday from 10am until Duhr. Anyone requiring support is welcome. Food will initially be distributed on a […]

Visit My Mosque 2018

On the 18th February Belfast Islamic Centre took part in the Muslim Council of Britain’s ‘Visit My Mosque’ initiative.  Over 200 members of the public attended including political representatives, other faith leaders and representatives and media.  We had 3 ‘Ask the Imam’ sessions facilitated by Sheikh Anwar. In addition over 20 volunteers helped prepare, tidy […]

Northern Ireland Interfaith Forum Event – a conversation with Sheikh Anwar Mady and Rabbi David Singer

On 1st February 2018 the Northern Ireland Interfaith Forum facilitated an evening with Sheikh Anwar Mady and Rabbi David Singer, chaired by Peter Osborne and hosted by the Irish Dept of Foreign Affairs.  The discussion showed the relationship that has been built between faith communities and how despite our differences we can still treat each other with respect […]

Presentation to Belfast City Council on 1st February 2018 on behalf of Belfast Islamic Centre.

Belfast Islamic Centre would like to thank Cllr David Armitage for his motion, seconded by Councillor Lyons recognising the long history of minority faiths in Belfast with particular mention of hate crimes against people of faith. At the Belfast City Council meeting on Thursday 1st February, representatives of the Belfast Islamic Community and of the […]

Visit My Mosque – 18th Feb 2018

Asalam Alykum, We would like to invite you all to Belfast Islamic Centre for Visit My Mosque Day 2018, which will be held on Sunday 18th February 12-5pm Come along and see what all the fuss is about (!) meet your local Muslim community, we will have information sessions on the day with our Imam […]

Dr Mazhar M Khan Medal donated to Royal Victoria Hospital

Distinguished cardiologist,  Dr Mazhar Khan, was a prominent member of the Islamic community here and one of the founder members of Belfast Islamic Centre.   Dr Khan came to the Royal Victoria Hospital in Belfast in 1978 where he first worked with Professor Pantridge. He was appointed as a consultant in 1982. He became the […]