Dear loving community,
Assalam'alaykum - Greetings of Peace!
Welcome to Fall 2019! MLP is so excited to welcome you all back - students, staff, faculty and community members. Our motto this year is "less events, more programs." More weekly and monthly programs that bring everyone together around texts, discussions, retreats, spiritual practices, and socialization.
TUESDAY5PM the Qur'anic Study Circle continues with the study of Surah al-Baqara passage 75-96.
WED6.30PM We're honored to host Dr. Yusef Salam of the exonerated "Central Park Five" in conversation with Dr. Eddie Glaude, chair of the African American Studies Department at Princeton, on faith and criminal justice reform. McCosh 10, doors open 6 PM. Join the fb page and invite your friends too!
Thursdays MLP intends to mix it up - bringing hearts and minds together in community:
- On the 1st and 4th of each month, the intellectually curious are invited to join a Reading Club where contemporary essays and books will be discussed - Sign-Up here.
- On the 2nd of each month, we continue our tradition of Dhikr and Potluck Dinner - Recite, chant and sing invocations on the path to God.
- On the 3rd of each month we will host a fun, relaxed dinner for Grad Students + Young Professionals to come together - RSVP here.
Parents, registration for the K-12 youth halaqa is now open - starting Sept. 22 - REGISTER NOW!
Princeton students, look out for a follow-up e-mail that will inform you of MLP programs designed just for you (and any other college students you would like to invite).
If you have any questions, please e-mail the MLP Assistant, Yusra Syed (email@example.com). Join our e-mail newsletter by subscribing above.
Prayers for a peaceful day,
DAILY | PRAY TOGETHER
Murray-Dodge, Muslim Prayer Room (3rd Floor)
Fajr closed | Dhur 12.30 PM | Asr 3.30 PM | Maghrib 5.15 PM | 'Isha 7 PM.
Please self-organize praying together when you can, these times are only meant to help facilitate. Imam Sohaib will not always be present, designate a prayer leader among yourselves. The 'Asr time is in accordance with the Hanafi madhab and the Maghrib time in accordance with the Jafari madhab so that Muslims across the Schools of Practice at Princeton can pray together.
MLP Celebrating 11 Years Together
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Wednesday, Nov 20 @ 7 PM
Yusef Salaam Speaks on Faith & Criminal Justice Reform
Hear the powerful story of one of the Exonerated Central Park Five
in conversation with Dr. Eddie Glaude
An Evening with Brother Ali
with renowned Indian vocalist Bilal Chisty
Beyond Bilal: Black History in Islam
with Youssef Kromah
Deconstructing and Resisting Islamophobia
Muslim Scholars & Activists in Public Conversation
with Asma Uddin, Dr. Debbie Almontaser, Dr. Amaney Jamal, Prof. Sahar Aziz, and more
Scientific Islamic Manuscripts
with Dr. Deborah Schlein 'GS 19
Monday, Nov 25, 2019
The Faith and Music of Renowned Hip Hop Artist
Monday, Nov 18, 2019
OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
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