Canterbury Eid Festival 2016: It’s a wrap

Canterbury Eid Festival 2016 =  Alhamdullillah. Masha Allah. AllahuAkbar.  I can’t say anything that could top that really. Everything that we had planned turned out beautifully and I can’t ask for a much better outcome. The atmosphere was electric, you can feel the happiness and excitement in the air as guests trickle into the hall with Read more about Canterbury Eid Festival 2016: It’s a wrap[…]

Canterbury Eid Festival returns in 2016

Assalamualaikum everyone and hello, New Zealand will celebrate the second Eid (ul Adha) tomorrow Tues, 13th Sept 2016. Firstly, I wish you and your family a happy and blessed Eid. Secondly, we are proud to inform that the Canterbury Eid Festival is back again this year! The same team that brought Canterbury’s first ever Eid Festival is Read more about Canterbury Eid Festival returns in 2016[…]

Gold Sponsorship by CMCT

I’d just like to provide you with a bit more information about our Gold Sponsor! The Canterbury Muslim Community Trust (CMCT) was registered as a charitable trust in 2014. It was created as a community led response to address the needs identified by the Canterbury Building Bridges Muslim Advisory Group (CBBMAG). CBBMAG was formally established Read more about Gold Sponsorship by CMCT[…]

Interfaith Society Potluck Dinner

Salaams! Last week my friend invited me to a potluck dinner organised by the Christchurch Interfaith Society (CIS) held at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. I was really looking forward to meet exciting new people and getting to know those of other faiths. When I got to the church, I was quite surprised Read more about Interfaith Society Potluck Dinner[…]

Helping the City Council Rebuild Our Community

After the devastating earthquake of 2010-2011, the Riccarton Community Centre of Christchurch was severely damaged. It was temporarily closed until the June 2013 in which it was partially re-open due to the unsafe state the was in. However just recently, due to the circumstances the council had no choice but to take it down. On Read more about Helping the City Council Rebuild Our Community[…]