In promoting the sanctity of human life, the Qur'an-e Shariff says that good health, like knowledge, is a divine gift. The family unit nurtures the lives of its members, assisting them in their physical and spiritual endeavours. The wellbeing of individuals, in-turn, contributes to the overall health of the family, and that of society at large.
The Florida Jamat came together to pack meals for hurricane victims after experiencing a major weather event themselves.
Highlights of the Jubilee Concert held in Tampa, Florida, September 2017.
There truly is a first time for everything. September of 2017 brought two new experiences for me: our city being targeted by the eye of a hurricane, and spending the two days following the hurricane volunteering at the City of Orlando Emergency Center.
Countless opportunities to serve are presented to us daily. One does not need an official appointment or position to serve. Service starts with a simple smile or a few kind words to another.
One of the things I love about major days at Jamatkhana, is that all the elders gather in the parking lot to drink chai and share news.