The holy month of Ramadan is here! Don’t forget to keep track of these important dates & events!


Important Ramadan information:

  • 1st Taraweeh will be Wednesday, June 17th 2015.
  • Ramadan begins Thursday, June 18th 2015.
  • Eid al-Fitr will be on Friday, July 17th at the Ayala Park Fields, Chino, CA.


Upcoming Ramadan Programs:

  • Iftars will be held every Saturday with a $2 charge per person (tickets are available for purchase).
  • Daily Khatiras/Reflection
  • Youth Qiyam will be Thursday, July 2nd from 11:30 pm-4:30 am
    • Calling all youth for a Ramadan Recharge!
    • Recharge your iman with:
      • Ustadh Hassan Elwan
      • Imam Jihad Saafir
      • Ustadha Lobna Mulla
      • Sr Zienab Abdelgany
  • The Quran Competition will be Sunday, July 5th 2015.
    • To register for CVIC’s annual Quran competition, please fill out the registration form latest by Friday, July 3rd 12:00 am.
    • To access CVIC’s annual Quran competition study guide, please click here.
  • Our Main Qiyam night will be Saturday, July 11th 2015 from 11:30 pm to 4 am.
    • Do not miss this informative and engaging night!
    • We have five knowledgeable speakers (along with delicious suhoor!)  arranged for you.
    • Speaker list:
      • Dr. Emad Bayoun
      • Sh. Hassan Murad
      • Sh. Ahmed Billoo
      • Sh. Jamil Bescada
      • Dr. Ahmed Soboh
  • The schedule for the Last 10 Nights of Ramadan can be found here.
  • Khattam al Quran will be on Wednesday, July 15th 2015.



Qari Information:

CVIC works diligently to provide the community with renowned Qaris who have excellent recitation. Here is some information regarding the Qaris you will be seeing for the next few weeks.

  • Sheikh Abdullah Al Khairi
    • Recitation Lecturer at Um El Qura University – Makkah
    • Masters Degree in all Qiraat’s
    • 1st place winner in a King Abdul Aziz Hifdh  Competition
    • Achieved many awards at competitions in (Libya, Sudan, Malaysia, & Egypt)
    • Led Taraweeh in other Countries: Spain (2012), France (2013), and England (2014)
  • Sheikh Mohammad Merdad
    • Imam/Khatib at Jeddah Masjid (1997-2004)
    • Education in Engineering
    • Married with two boys, and two girls
    • Nephew of Sheikh Abdullah Al Sulaimani