The Bond - ISK Newsletter

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Our intentions in Ramadan and 5 ways to keep them going throughout the month.As we reach the half-way point in Ramadan, going back and reflecting on our intentions we made on the first day is important. Due to the nature of Ramadan, we end up having a swift change in our routine and for some, it can be hard to keep up with the goals we had made initially through the 30 days. Although this swift change can be difficult, we can use it to our advantage when looking to achieve our goals. Here are five ways to stay on track in Ramadan. The first one was mentioned earlier and that is to reflect – it is important to look back on your progress and also, to look back on the initial goal you have.

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President's Blog

 Assalomo Alaykum, ISK Executives take this opportunity to Pray that Allah ‘s Blessings be showered on all our Umma and community members. Site Plan We herewith provide an update on the present status of  our site plan application with City of Kingston. Extension Committee for the past 4-5 months has been working with Eric Trought, the engineering firm to prepare and submit our site plan.  City had asked that ISK provides the following: 1.                     Site plan drawing: It is the first important step to proceed with the extension project.  Our site plan being submitted to the city provides additional much needed 41 parking spaces.2.                     Noise abatement study,3.                     Archeological.

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Imam's Message

Alhamdulillah we were blessed to share and learn from the stories of our Brothers and Sisters who came to Islam at our “From Darkness to Light” panel in November. JazakumAllahu khairan to Imam Yasin Dwyer, Br. Murray Hogben, Br. Michael Brewster, Imam Ryan Carter, Sr. Lisa Grant and Sr. Carole Perkins. For those of you who weren’t able to make it that evening, Alhamdulillah, the presentations and discussion were recorded and are now available at:https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B30aQVv9Sptna3c4VGIxRDhEZEk Last month we were blessed to host Shaikh Mostafa Azzam as he shared his presentation on the “Love of the Prophet ?”. Masha Allah, it was a very interactive evening and enjoyed by.

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Prayer Timings

- Fajr and Isha times are calculated according to ISNA (sun is 15 degrees below horizon).

- Asr time is based on standard method (other than Hanafi). Asr may be prayed earlier if there is a
community event.

- Times shown for ICK are Iqamah times

- Jum’a khutba starts at 1:20.