Tuesday, July 29, 2014 - 9:00am

In view of reports of the crescent sighting, Eid al-Fitr will fall on Tuesday for followers of many fuqaha, including Sayyid Sistani, Shaykh Makarem Shirazi, and Sayyid Khamenei. Baitul Ilm will hold Eid prayers on Tuesday, July 29th at 9 AM, and we invite all members the community join us in expressing our gratitude to Allah and offering our prayers on this blessed day.   Those respected momineen who may be celebrating Eid on Monday in accordance with their taqlid can still participate in the Eid prayers on Tuesday with the intention of seeking Divine favor (rajaa al-matlubiyyah). The schedule for the program is as follows:

  • 9.00 AM - Dua al-Nudbah followed by
  • Announcements
  • Takbiraat
  • Eid prayer
  • Eid khutbahs
  • 11.00AM - Eid greetings and Eid brunch

Zakat al-Fitra for Eid is $10 per person for each member of the household at the minimum and is due before the Eid Prayer.

Saturday, August 2, 2014 - 8:30am

Who: Men and boys ages 10+
Where: Paintball Explosion – 601 Dundee Ave, East Dundee IL 60118
Logistics: We will meet at Paintball Explosion at 8:30am. For anyone interested in carpooling we will meet at Baitulilm at 8:0am and leave by 8:10am.
Details: Paintball Explosion has several outdoor/indoor paintball arenas. I suggest wearing layers, which will protect from the weather and soften the impact of the paintballs. All participants need to fill out the waiver that can be found at the link below. Those under the age of 18 are required to have the waiver signed by a parent/guardian no exceptions.
Paintball Explosion Waiver Form
Cost: $45 covers entrance and gear as well as 500 paintballs. Food may be available for purchase at the location or can be brought from home.
Register at Al-Iman Boys Club Paintball Registration Form
Contact: If you have any questions regarding the event contact Jawad Hussain by email at jhus663@gmail.com or by phone at 630-890-6264.

Saturday, July 12, 2014 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

The Annual Ladies Eid Bazaar for your Eid shopping with latest designer wear, bangles, jewelry and much more on July 12, Ramadan 14, 2014

Venue: Baitul Ilm South 5 pm to 7 pm

To book a table contact Sr. Andleeb Naqvi @ 630-819-9584