Marhaban Ya Ramadan

Assalamualaikum everyone.

Muslim Students Association Launceston are very happy say Ramadan Mubarak to all of you!

Also, we would like you to join the Iftar(breaking fast) at our very mosque in Newnham Campus for everyday except on Friday starting from today. For Fridays, Iftar will be going on at Walk Cafe.

Don’t forget Sunah Tarawih(تراويح‎‎) will be performed after Isha at our mosque every night.

May Allah bless this holy month for you and your family and may your worship and fasting be accepted this year.

(see the photo below for the praying times for Launceston for this holy month from IslamicFinder)

Launceston muslim communities celebrate Eid Al Adha

Yesterday, more than a total of 150 members of the Launceston Muslim communities, including their family and friends, as well as students and staff of University of Tasmania attended a family gathering at Degrees Restaurant in Newnham Campus on Saturday afternoon to share food and get together with muslim communities in Launceston.

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‘No need to be afraid’ of Muslims

MSAL President, Abdul Majeed Al Barzan, had his opinion in the Examiner


A LAUNCESTON Muslim community leader says anti-Islamic bigotry is an unfortunate side-effect of the fear generated by extremist group Islamic State.

Muslim Student Association of Launceston spokesman Abdul Majeed said ‘‘everyday Muslims’’ would inevitably feel the judgment of ‘‘ill-minded’’ people who associated Islam with counter-terrorism raids and the government’s decision to raise the terror alert level.

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