The Crescent of the Month of Safar, 1442 A.H. Saturday, September 19, 2020 is the1st day of Safar 1442.
This determination is based on the fact that there were reported sightings of the crescent by the naked eye after the sunset on Friday Sep 18, from many locations. Arbaeen (20th of Safar) will fall on Thursday, Oct 8, 2020

Death Anniversary of Grand Ayatollah Sayyid Abul Qasim Al-Khoei
7:30pm Salaatul Maghribain
8:00pm Remarks by Sheikh Fadhel Al-Sahlani.
followed by Dua Kumail and Ziyara.

Martyrdom of Al-Imam Al-Hasan (AS),Prophet Mohammad (PBUH),
and Al-Imam Ali Al-Ridha (AS)

Thu,Fri & Sat
Oct. 15th, 16th & 17th, 2020
with salaatul-Maghribain @ 7:30pm

Maulana Syed Qasid Abbas Hussaini

  • Regulations and Procedures:
  • All programs will be live streamed via
  • In person programs will adhere to strict CDC and NYS health guidelines. Masks must always be worn, and attendees must practice social distancing.
  • All attendees must enter and exit using the Center’s main entrance.
  • Only 25% of normal occupancy is permitted in each venue: Main Hall 180 persons, and school assembly area 100 persons.
  • Programs will be a maximum of 60 minutes including Marsia and Nauha.
  • Attendees must vacate the Center a maximum of 30 minutes after the programs end.
  • There will be no shirtless matam in the Center.
  • There will be no use of the kitchen.
  • There will be no eating, drinking, or serving of Niaz or (Nather) inside the Center or within the Center’s fence. (The Center is not responsible for any distribution outside the Center’s fence.)

Daily Majalis in Urdu , Arabic & English Sun. Oct 4th – Thu. Oct 8th, 2020

Salatul-Maghribain followed with Fiqh session
by Shaikh Fadhel Al-Sahlani

at 7:30pm Urdu Majlis by Maulana Sakhawat Hussain

at 9:00pm Ladies Urdu Majalis by Zakira Sr. Ambreen Zaidi

Tue. Sep 29th – Thu. Oct. 8th at 1:30pm

Arabic and English Majalis will be announced later

Program on the Day of Arbaeen- 20th Safar
(Thursday, Oct 8th, 2020)
10:30am Majlis (Chellum) day of Arbaeen,
12:25pm Ziarat e Arbaeen,
12:43pm Salaatul Dhuhrain,
01:30pm Ladies Majlis in Urdu,
07:30pm Salaatul Maghribain,
09:00pm Majalis.