Formal Invitation to the MFGO’s Eid al-Adha Celebration on September 16 2017, Saturday
August 22, 2017
Dear sisters, brothers, and children in Islam:
As Salamu-Alaikum-wa-Rahmatullahe-wa-Barakatehu and advance Eid Mubarak. With this brief note the MFGO coordination committee extends its cordial invitation to you and the family to join the upcoming MFGO gathering for the celebration of Eid al-Adha, scheduled to be held on September 16, 2017 (Saturday) starting at 1 PM at the Chapman Mills Community Building (424 Chapman Mills Drive, Ottawa, ON, K2J 0M7, Tel: 613-580-2424).
This will be a Pot-Luck event. Please bring your choice of a dish to share with your fellow brothers and sisters in a post-Eid milieu. Items related to the Eid al Adha celebration would be greatly appreciated.
As part of this month’s program the topic for discussion is entitled as “Spirituality and Experience of Hajj”. Our own Badruz Zaman bhai and few others from our community are currently on their way to Saudi Arabia to perform Hajj, in sha Allah; they will speak among other things their personal experience and spiritually of Hajj as the way they have felt it.
Date, Time and event schedule:
Date: September 16, 2017 (Saturday)
Time: 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Zuhr: 1:15 PM
Lunch: 1:30 PM
Program starts: 2:30 PM
Featured Event: Discussion on the “Spirituality and Experience of Hajj” : 2:35 PM
Please note that the place can only accommodate 100 people and thus we encourage you to reserve your spot by sending a return email to <firstname.lastname@example.org> at the earliest possible time. We will reserve your spot on a “First Come, First Reserved” basis.
We look forward to seeing you with your family and friends to this important program.
May Allah bless us all.
MFGO Coordination Committee
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