Roosevelt Island Islamic Community Meet And Greet At Farmers Market - Celebrating Month Of Ramadan With Prayers at Good Shepherd Community Center And Seeking Permanent Space For Mosque On Roosevelt Island
Members of the Islamic Society of Roosevelt Island
Members Of Roosevelt Island Islamic Society At Farmers Market
were meeting and greeting community residents at last Saturday's Farmers Market. They reported that Ramadan prayers services were starting yesterday (Sunday) beginning 10 PM at the Good Shepherd Community Center (543 Main Street). They added that the Muslim community is seeking a permanent location on Roosevelt Island for a Mosque.
Here's our conversation.
and a brief summary of Ramadan.
Ramadan Mubarak lovely people. Peace, prosperity, blessings! (In case you don't know what Ramadan is, info attached) pic.twitter.com/45y7CkgRYuUPDATE 7/14:
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