The Muslim Funeral Rites

Asalam alykum,     Many of you will have watched the funeral prayer for our brother Dr Muhanad ElTayib broadcast online today on our Facebook Page.   We pray for him – that Allah will forgive his sins and grant him Jannah (paradise)   And also for his family – may Allah grant them sabr […]

Ramadan confirmed, beginning evening of 23rd April.

Assalamualaikum wa rahmatulahi wa barakatu Ramadan Kareem to you and your family InshaAllah, tomorrow Friday 24th of April is the first day of Ramadan. Unfortunately the mosque is still closed and there will be no prayers held in the mosque due to Covid-19 and government guidance and safety. Please pray taraweeh at home. May God […]

Ramadan 2020. Ramadan at home

Ramadan 2020 will take place between 23/24 April & 23/24 May (depending on moon sightings). This year Ramadan will be a very different experience due to the COVID-19 pandemic. We must continue to live our daily lives in accordance with public health guidelines.  It is unlikely that social distancing measures will be lifted during Ramadan. Unfortunately […]

An Important Message

We have compiled a video with some messages from just a few of the doctors and healthcare workers working in the NHS here in NI.   In a reflection of the diversity within our community and the NHS we asked them to share what they had to say in different languages. The result – English, […]

Ramadan Care Packs

Assalam Alyikum, Given the current Covid-19 situation and inability for us to do Iftar in the masjid. BIC and Belfast Multi-Cultural Association are seeking donations to sponsor Ramadan packs.  Ramadan Packs will be delivered three times during Ramadan to families most in need. The packs will include- – rice, oil, UHT milk, tinned foods such as beans, chopped […]

Statement from BIC Chairman, Dr Wasif Naeem

Assalamu Alaikum, I wanted to get in touch with you in the current challenging situation we find ourselves in with the COVID-19 virus. As you are all aware that we had little choice but to suspend all congregational activities in Belfast Islamic Centre in order to play our part in minimising the spread of the […]