December 19th marks the beginning of the Hajj, the annual time of pilgrimage to Mecca and one of the five pillars of Islam. As part of their ongoing “Inside Islam” lecture series, Tarek Mourad will be speaking on “Hajj: Since the Time of Abraham (peace be upon him) at the Muslim Community Association in Santa Clara. This will be an opportunity to learn about the Hajj and its importance to Muslims. The presentation will include a video. All faiths are welcome.
Saturday, December 8, 2007, 11:00 am- 1:00 pm
Muslim Community Association
3003 Scott Blvd, Santa Clara
Inside Islam classes are free but registration is required. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 408-727-7277 ext 402 to reserve a space. Tarek Mourad is a local software engineer manager born in Cario now living here. He has spoken extensively to groups in churches, schools and at interfaith events about Islam and its relationship to the rest of the world.