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Eid Mubarak: Eid-ul-Adha

ALMA will celebrate Eid-ul-Adha on Friday 27 November 2009 Insha Allah. We take this opportunity to wish all our members and friends a very happy Eid Mubarak. We also ask Dua that Allah (SWT) accept the Hajj of millions of muslims who have gathered in the holy city of Makkah for the holy pilgrimage.

ALMA organised Eid prayers will be held at the Auburn Park, corner of Macquarie Rd and Simpson St with Takbir beginning at 7.30 am. Eid salat will be at 8.00 am followed by Eid Khutbah concluding at 8.30 am.

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Sri Lanka Consulate Plans to establish Sydney Business Council

Austra Lanka Muslim Association (ALMA) was among the Sydney-based Associations with a Sri Lankan background that were invited for a meeting with the Sri Lanka Cousul General in Sydney, Mr. P.D. Fernando on 20th October 2009 at the Sri Lanka Consulate Office to discuss a number of issues including the establishment of a Business Council of Sydney for the business community with an interest in investments in Sri Lanka.

ALMA was represented by Mohamed Fazli at the meeting that included ten other Sydney based associations with a Sri Lankan background.

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Islamic banking tipped in 5 years


Australia could have its first Islamic bank within five years and become an Islamic banking hub if regulatory hurdles can be addressed, government and business leaders say.

Assistant Treasurer Nick Sherry said yesterday the Federal Government was committed to making the regulatory framework governing banks flexible enough to accommodate Islamic banking products and services while still protecting consumers.

Senator Sherry said there were concerns state stamp duty on property sales and other taxation might be hindering the development of Islamic finance in Australia and these issues needed to be addressed.

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Hajj Farewell 2009

ALMA has organised to hold its fifth consecutive Hajj farewell ceremony to wish the pilgrims who will be undertaking the sacred journey to Mecca this year Insha Allah on Sunday 25 October 2009 at the Auburn Town Hall. The farewell ceremony will be part of the ACEP program and will commence at 6.30 pm.

The event will include an inspirational video presentation to encourage others to undertake this sacred journey. All ALMA members and friends are invited to attend this occasion which also serves as an ideal opportunity to exchange salams personally with the pilgrims before their departure.

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AGM And The Eid Ul FITR CELEBRATIONS

The ALMA Executive Committee has decided to hold the AGM for 2009 on the 26th September 2009 along with the Eid UL Fitr celebrations at the Dundas Community Centre , Sturt Street, Telopea.
 
A children's program and prize giving for winners of the ACEP Ramadan competition will be the highlights of the evening.

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New Mayor of Auburn Welcomes ALMA Representatives


The new Mayor of Auburn, Honourable Hitcham Zraika received ALMA representatives in his chambers on Tuesday 13 October 2009 to discuss community concerns and provide an update on new developments in the Auburn Area.

Mr. Zraika is the first Sunni Muslim in Australia to be elected Mayor of a local government body and ALMA representatives congratulated him on his achievement.

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Now that Ramadhan is over here comes Hajj

Alhamdulillah ALMA had a very successful month of Ramadhan activities. Beginning from the Welcome Ramadhan event on 15 August 2009, ALMA conducted a series of Iftar events, speeches, a Qiyam program, Eid prayer and culminated with Eid celebration cum AGM on 26 September 2009.

Now that Ramadhan is over, it is time for those who are planning to perform Hajj to get serious. We are aware that a number of brothers and sisters from the Sri Lankan Muslim community in Sydney have already set plans to take up this sacred journey this year.

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Eid Mubarak - ALMA to celebrate Eid tomorrow - Sunday 20 September 2009

Eid Mubarak!

ALMA will celebrate Eid-ul-Fitr on Sunday 20 September 2009 at theAuburn Park (corner of Simpson Street and Macquarie Road) Insha Allah.This decision is made following announcement by major Masjids aroundSydney that the Eid-ul-Fitr would fall on 20 September 2009. Takbir will start at 7.30 am and Eid salat will be at 8.00 am. Eid Khutbawill follow Eid salat and would conclude at 8.30 am.

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Events & Activities
Eid-ul-Fitr Dinner function July 2016

ALMA had its annual Eid-ul-Fitr Dinner which also contained a segment of ACEP Ramadan competition prize giving as well. This function was attended by a sold-out record crowd of this nature ALMA ever had. It had several activities including trivia and kids games which kept all attendees fully engaged throughout the program.

 

 
Edul Fithr July 2016

Alhamdulillah, ALMA had a great Eid Celebration on 6 July 2016 at Turkish Mosque (Youth Centre) in Auburn. A large number of people attended for prayers and thereafter everyone exchanged salams and greetings with each other.

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