Boards and Desks

Hilal Statement – Shawwal 1438 AH

According to the advise received from Najaf, Monday 26th June 2017 is 1st Shawwal 1438AH for mu’mineen in Europe. Hilal Advisory Team

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Hilal Statement-Shawwal 1438 AH

The rationale for the beginning of the month of Shawwal 1438AH had been sent to His Eminence, Ayatullah Sistani (May Allah protect him).  Guidance received from Najaf will inshallah be published on Sunday 25 June after Maghrib. InshAllah expect 1st Shawwal on Monday 26 June 2017.

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Guidelines on Zakat al-Fitrah 1438

In the name of Allah, the All-Beneficent, the Ever-Merciful Zakāt al-fiṭrah (The fiṭrah alms tax) َح َمن َت َزَّك ى لَ فْ َ ْد أ قَ Felicitous is one who purifies oneself. (Qur’an 87:14) Payment of Zakat al-Fitrah becomes obligatory after sunset on the eve of Eid al-Fitr. The Fitrah should be kept aside and paid

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Grenfell Tower Fire- Emergency Relief

(Image courtesy of The Telegraph) The Council of European Jamaats and the World Federation of KSIMC are devastated by the horrific #GrenfellTower fire that occurred in the early hours of this morning. Tragically, six people have been confirmed to have died, with over 70 in hospital being treated for injuries. Many others are now homeless.

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MAMT 2017

Dear Brothers and Sisters, Salamun Alaikum. We are pleased and honored to invite you to participate in the CoEJ’S – MAMT Sports Festival 2017, that will take place in Peterborough during the Bank Holiday in August. The MAMT Team is committed to making this event a successful one and hope you have a wonderful and

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Eid Card Competition 2017

The Council of European Jamaats is once again organising its annual Eid Card Competition 2017, and this year by popular demand, we have separated the entries to two age groups: 5-8 & 9-12. The competition is to create the front cover (must be hand drawn) and inside poem of the card for Eid-al Fitr 1438

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Fidya and Fitrah Rates- 1438 AH

FITRA AND FIDYA 1438 AH – FOR UK AND EUROPE ONLY According to the Shariah, Fitra becomes incumbent when the new moon of Shawwal is sighted. This is known as Zakat of Fitra, which is Wajib on every Baligh person. If you have a guest with you, who has arrived at your house before sunset

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CoEJ Mentor’s Development Program

          CoEJ Mentor’s Development Program    CoEJ Capacity Building team in conjunction with the CoEJ Academy are running this program as part of the development of the CoEJ Mentoring scheme. The goal of this is to train mentors who would be part of a pool to support the growth and development of other volunteers

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Your vote matters: Don’t lose it

On Thursday 8th June, polling stations will open, and millions of voters across the country will be having their say on who they want representing them in Parliament. The Council of European Jamaats, whilst being non-partisan, encourages all our members in the UK who are eligible to vote, to make sure they make their voice

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Ramadan Relief 2017

Did you know that in every minute of every day, six children die of hunger? That means a child dies every 10 seconds. An unnecessary death. A loss of life which could have been averted if the citizens of this world were less selfish and more generous. 70% of the world’s starving are women and

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