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Islamic Month Jamadi ul Awwal
Jamadi ul Awwal is the 6th month of the Islamic calendar. It is also known as Jamadi ul Thani. The translation of the name of this month is divided into two parts. ‘Jamada’ means dry land and ‘Thani’ means secondary. This month is preceded by Jamadi ul Awwal which means the first dry month.
Jamadi ul Awwal holds importance in Islam because of its historic events and different occasions. Our prophet SAWW reached the age of 40 and started His heavenly duties for Islam as a messenger of Allah.
Important Dates of Jamadi-Ul-Awwal.
- 3 Jamadi ul Awwal: Death of Fatima Bint-e-Mohammad SAWW.
- 3 Jamadi ul Awwal: Death of Haroon al Rasheed.
- 10 Jamadi ul Awwal: Shahadah of Ali Ibn-e-Talib (RA) during the ‘Battle of Jamal (Bassorah)’
- 13 Jamadi ul Awwal: Death of Umm-al-Banin (RA), She was married to Ali Ibn-e-Abi Talib and mother of Abbas Ibn-Ali (RA)
- 20 Jamadi ul Awwal: Birth of Fatima Zahra bint Mohammad (RA), She was the daughter of Prophet Mohammad (SAWW).
- 22 Jamadi ul Awwal: Death of Hazrat Abu Bakr Siddiq (RA)
- 10 Jamadi ul Awwal: Shahadah of Jaffer ul Tayyar(RA) Ibn-e-Abi Talib ul Mutallib.
- 21 Jamadi ul Awwal: Death of Hazrat Umm e Kulsoom(RA)
Muslims in Canada
Like many other Muslim countries, Muslims of Canada also respect the Islamic month Jamadi ul Awwal. Muslims are living in Canada with unity and making their community stronger by organizing events and celebrating without any discrimination and judgments. They celebrate these events with great enthusiasm by arranging Taraweeh, Namaz, Seher, Iftar and charity, Eid-ul-Fitr, and Eid-ul-Adha.
List of Mosques in Canada:
Baitun Nur Mosque
This Mosque is a great attraction for tourists and pilgrimage. It has a gigantic dome on top of it. This mosque was built in 2008.
This Mosque is located in Toronto. It is one of the oldest Mosques in Canada, considered a strong community center of Islam in Canada which teaches Islam and creates awareness.
Baitul Islam Mosque
This is one of the greatest Mosques. It has a spacious room and it never gets crowded even when the room is full. This Mosque is visited by many people on Fridays and events of Islam.
This Mosque is the first Mosque in the whole of Canada. It was opened to the public in 1938. It was the only mosque for pilgrims of local Canadian Muslims.
Muslims in the USA:
After Christianity and Judaism, Islam is the 3rd largest religion in the United States of America. Muslims in the USA are building their community stronger day by day. They built mosques and community centers for their communities to celebrate their respective events without any judgments and racial discrimination.
3 Beautiful Mosques in the USA:
Islamic Center of America, Michigan
This mosque is built for the Shia community in 1963. This mosque has a magnificent look with two extremely tall minarets and a dome.
Diyanet center of America, Maryland
This mosque was built by the Turkish Government in 1993. This mosque consists of 5 buildings including a prayer area, a cultural central building, a restaurant, shops, and a sports area.
Mosque Maryam, Chicago
This mosque was a church initially but it was rebuilt later on as a mosque. It was named after Bibi Maryam(RA) mother of Hazrat Isa (AS).
Although Islam is a minority religion in USA and Canada somehow Muslims in these countries are building their community stronger by arranging events in these community areas. They are giving the message of peace and prosperity in society.