Eid al-Adha 2013

Join the Columbia Muslim Students Association and community in planning your Eid al Adha celebrations! You can find all these details on Facebook as well. We have three events planned for the Muslim community around Morningside Heights:

1. Yaum al-Arafah Iftar
2. Eid Prayers
3. Eid al-Adha Banquet featuring comedian Aman Ali

Yaum al-Arafah Iftar

Date: Monday, October 14th
Time: Maghrib salah (approx. 6:30 PM)
Location: The Hive (located on first floor of Altschul Hall)

Join community members for iftar on Yaum al-Arafah to get a taste of the festivities of the Eid celebrations to come! Make sure to arrive 10-15 minutes before Maghrib salah so that you can break the fast on time in the event of a slight time change of Maghrib salah or sunset.

Eid Prayers

UTS-locationThe Eid Prayer will take place in the James Chapel of the Union Theological Seminary (UTS) from 8:15 AM SHARP (we will start promptly) to 9:15 AM. Cyrus McGoldrick will be leading the Eid prayer and delivering the khutbah. Board members will be leading a group to a MSA-hosted brunch following the Eid Prayer. All are welcome to join!

For an enlarged image of the graphic on the right showing the location of the prayer space, please click here.

Eid al-Adha Banquet featuring comedian Aman Ali

UTS-location[12.29.13] Couldn’t make it out to hear Aman Ali’s standup? Check out the audio recording of the event below.

Date: Tuesday, October 15th
Time: 8:00 PM
Location: Roone Arledge Auditorium

Columbia University’s Muslim Students Association cordially invites you to celebrate the joyous occasion of Eid ul-Adha on October 15, 2013! Join your community members for a night of celebration with delicious food, stand up comedy by acclaimed comedian Aman Ali, henna, and more! It will be a wonderful experience to bond with others and celebrate this joyous occasion. Feel free to come dressed in your Eid attire!

This event is free and open to all. We ask that all non-CUID guests who wish to attend send an email to msa@columbia.edu with your name and number of guests as soon as possible. We hope you will join us to celebrate this blessed holiday! For more info, please see the Facebook event.

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