Texas Grand Mawlid 2017
Saturday, February 11th, 2017
Alhamdullilah we are pleased to announce that Texas Grand Mawlid is back in 2017! Join us with Imam Khalid Latif and many more great scholars for a gathering of remembrance and praise of the Prophet صلى الله عليه وسلم! Please get your tickets soon, as there is limited seating for this year's Mawlid!
Tickets $15 Halal Dinner Included
Imam Khalid Latif
Imam Mokhtar Maghraoui
With Nasheeds by:
Sidi Muaz al-Nass
Date: Saturday, February 11th, 2017
Houston Room at The University of Houston
4455 University Dr
Houston, TX 77004
Welcome, Registration & Green Carpet Reception 5:30 PM
Maghrib Prayer: 6:15 PM
Doors Open: 6:00 PM
Do not hesitate in purchasing your tickets as seating will be limited this year! Your ticket fee includes halal dinner and babysitting will definitely be provided!
ABOUT THE SPEAKERS
IMAM KHALID LATIF is a University Chaplain for New York University, Executive Director of the Islamic Center at NYU, and a Chaplain for the NYPD. He is also the co-founder of Honest Chops, the first-ever all-natural/organic halal butcher in NYC, the Muslim Wedding Service, an agency specializing in providing charismatic and inspirational marriage officiants for wedding ceremonies, and a partner in the MKO Group, an investment group that owns and operates multiple Edible Arrangements franchises in Manhattan.
He was appointed the first Muslim chaplain at NYU in 2005. He was also appointed the first Muslim chaplain at Princeton University in 2006. Spending a year commuting between these two excellent institutions, he finally decided to commit full-time to New York University's Islamic Center where his position was officially institutionalized in the spring of 2007. Under his leadership, the Islamic Center at NYU became the first ever established Muslim student center at an institution of higher education in the United States.
SHAYKH MOKHTAR MAGHRAOUI is one of the most well renowned scholars in North America and is a foundation scholar for Al-Madina Institute. Originally from Algeria, he is thoroughly versed in the Islamic sciences and holds a doctorate joined between the fields of physics and engineering. His expertise includes the disciplines of Tazkiyah and Fiqh, and he is best known for his enlightening retreats and seminars empowering Muslims on their spiritual quest.