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Sunday, 20 November 2011

 Newsletter 0367



Kuraby Mosque OPEN DAY


The Kuraby Mosque held an Open Day yesterday (Saturday) under the banner of the Federation of Australian Muslim Students and Youth (FAMSY).


The opening ceremony was addressed by the Hon John Mickel, the  Speaker of the Legislative Assembly, the Very Reverend Dr. Peter Catt of the Anglican Church of Australia, Imam Akram Buksh of the Kuraby Mosque and Ms Farzanah Ally.


Mr Ismail Essof ably mc'ed the formal proceedings which was followed by guided tours through the Mosque and a BBQ and butter chicken lunch.


The Queensland Muslim Historical Society, the Muslim Charitable Foundation, the Islamic Women's Association of Queensland, AMARAH and the Muslim Funeral Services hosted information stalls through the day.


The CCN Photo Gallery



MC Ismail Essof

Riaz Gutta, Yussuf Chothia, Iqbal Sultan, Riyad Rahimullah

Imam Akran Buksh
Janeth Deen, Zuleikha Goss and Osman Rane

Muhsin Ally and Mohamad Abdalla

John Mickel MP

Dr Peter Catt

Farzanah Ally

John Mickel and Zueikha Goss

Bosnian BBQ raises $5K

By Janeth Deen

On Sunday, 13th November the Old Bridge Soccer Club held a series of soccer matches at the Acacia Ridge Splash Centre.


A BBQ was held after the games, as a fund raising event for the eye gaze machine for Dzenan Nuhovic.

About 400 members of the Bosnian community and their friends attended and event which raised $5,000 enabling the Dzenan Nuhovic fund to get up to the half way mark, with a balance of $15,800.

This fund raiser was the second held for this cause, the first being the Women' s Glamour night.


Plans are now in place to hold a Multicultural entertainment event for women at the Macgregor State Primary School on Sunday 4th March from 3pm to 6pm.


This event is planned to bring women from different ethnic backgrounds together to celebrate International Women's Day.


Funds raised from this event will be donated to the trust fund for the eye gaze machine.


Ladies, please mark this date on your calendar!

A CCN Musical Interlude: Tomorrow / Bokra - أغنية بكرا



Moorooka ward candidate announced

Press Release by Yasmin Khan


Ms Yasmin Khan has been endorsed as the Lord Mayor’s representative for the Brisbane City Council ward of Moorooka. 

Ms Khan has worked in the community for more than 20 years and her family has been associated with the south side of Brisbane for more than 120 years.  Her forefathers were instrumental in building the first mosque in Queensland, the Holland Park Mosque, which is now more than 100 years old.

Ms Khan has been at the helm of the highly successful Qld Eidfest Association which runs Eidfest, the yearly festival that celebrates the end of Ramadhan, since its inception eight years ago.  She was a member of the Islamic Women’s Association for seven years, with three years as President.  She also started Qld I-Care Association, which won the 2008 Premier’s Award for Excellence in Public Sector Management in the Engaging and Serving Communities section for a joint initiative with the Queensland Police Service.


press release

Muslim Welfare Shop earnest appeal


We are now operating from Shop 5 and it is quite small.


The donations have come thick and fast, at this point in time we ask all donors to stop dropping them off at the shop.




We do not have room to store any more goods.


We thank those who have supported us over the last three years.

The CCN Classifieds


Share accommodation

I am looking for people to share accommodate with me in Slacks Creek.

Rent per room: $100 a week including electricity
Close to Logan hospital and Logan TAFE.

Please email me, Muizza Hussein, at marbani@hotmail.com.

Empires to Nations


Empires to Nations this week in Brisbane is not a movie but a well researched multi-media presentation (i.e. videos, maps, graphics) with live commentaries from the stage.


The experience is similar to watching a documentary film but, according to the organizers, patrons will be "amazed to see this first-of-a-kind presentation in Brisbane".


The show will be presented over TWO nights. It will start every night at around 7pm and will go on for 3 hours. There will be a break for salatul Isha and quick snacks in between.


View the trailer and for more details of the topic go to: http://www.umb.org.au/

Around the Muslim World with CCN


A Muslim Wedding at Occupy Wall Street


It seems like the one question that's on every marriage-seeker's mind is, "Where do I meet someone?"


I've heard people tell me stories filled with frustration of going to dinner after dinner, party after party, and a variety of speed dating, singles, and networking events with the expectation of meeting someone, and walking away more confused than when they had first ventured out.


Nothing really seemed to make sense and so nothing that came after made sense either.

When I first met Emery Abdel-Latif and Micha Balon, it seemed like everything made sense about their story.


They didn't set out to find each other, but were drawn to Zuccotti park by their respective passion for social justice and activism.


Many people spend months and even years looking for the right person amongst many wrong people. Good communication and compatibility just seem hard to find.


For Emery and Micha, it didn't take that long to find out what they needed to know about each other.


They went into Zuccotti Park being themselves, found each other as they actually are, and let that be the basis of their relationship.


They skipped past the pretenses that one assumes are necessary in a first, second or even 10th date.


Their relationship grew organically and wasn't forced to be something that it wasn't meant to be.


There is something special about people being drawn to each other because of their shared values. Even in their wedding it was clear to see a reflection of their worldview.

A lot of people will tell you that weddings are supposed to be about the bride.


When I asked Micha about her wedding and why she wanted it to be at Zuccotti Park, she said she wanted it to be not just about her and Emery, but about people.


And what better place to have it then at Occupy Wall Street, a movement that is about people.


And so amongst the people this past Sunday morning, with a sea of tents in front of us, I sat with Emery and Micha as a "Mic Check" was called to get everyone's attention -- the wedding ceremony was about to begin.

We were sitting in a spiritual corner of sorts, used for worship and meditation by people of all backgrounds. I sat in between the couple and started my sermon.


I spoke about the Qur'anic recommendation for love and mercy being the fundamental values that a marriage should build itself upon and how marriage becomes an opportunity for personal growth and development as it really is the ultimate test for one to show that they can honour the rights that someone else has over them.


As I spoke, I looked at each of the faces sitting before me and saw how remarkably different one was from the next.


People who were young and old, of every skin colour, and social class sat attentively.


The only thing that most seemed to share in common was the smiles they had on their faces and a genuine sense of joy that emanated from their beings.


It was clear to see that each person there was genuinely happy for the couple and that to me is the way a wedding should be. Emery and Micha finding each other made sense, the venue of their wedding ceremony made sense, and a final critical component to their wedding also made sense: the guest list.


It wasn't made up of people who were "supposed" to be there, but of people who were meant to be there -- people who had the best interest of the bride and groom in mind and extended nothing to them other than their most sincere of well wishes.


At a time when popular culture has made weddings moreso about centerpieces, dresses, and who made your wedding cake, it was nice to be a part of a wedding that focused on kinship.

I've officiated a lot of weddings over the last few years, and each one is special in its own way. What made this one special was how right it felt from all angles. Values such as love, justice, compassion, and mercy are meant to transcend socially constructed differences and a wedding at Wall Street under occupation definitely combined all of these. It just made sense.

Huffington Post


Saudi moral committee threatens to cover “tempting” women’s eyes

Women with sexy eyes in Saudi Arabia may be forced to cover them up, according to the spokesperson of the Committee for the Promotion of Virtue and the Prevention of Vice (CPVPV) in the conservative Gulf kingdom.

Spokesman of the Ha’eal district, Sheikh Motlab al-Nabet said the committee has the right to stop a women whose eyes seem “tempting” and order her to cover them immediately.

Saudi women are already forced to wear a loose black dress and to cover their hair and in some areas, their face, while in public or face fines or sometimes worse, including public lashings.

The announcement came days after the Saudi newspaper al-Watan reported that a Saudi man was admitted to a hospital after a fight with a member of the committee when he ordered his wife to cover her eyes. The husband was then stabbed twice in the hand.

The CPVPV is Saudi’s Sharia, Islamic law, executive arm and was founded in 1940 to ensure Islamic laws are not broken in public, yet over the years, the committee has been largely criticized over its human rights violations.

In 2002, the committee refused to let female students out of their burning schools in Mecca for “not wearing the proper head cover,” which contributed to a large number of dead.

15 young girls died in the fire and dozens more were injured. The CPVPV men banned the firemen and policemen from accessing the girls as “it is not okay for girls to be seen without their full Islamic dress in front of strangers.”

The committee, which only accepts and trains volunteers, has questionable powers on the Saudi street, as they operate under the supervision of the King himself.

A Wikileaks document released last year mentioned that “wild Western-style parties” are regularly held at royal palaces in Jeddah, away from the reach of the committee, who stands helpless against any royal violations.

It was reported that the parties had alcohol, drugs, dancing and sex, according to American consulate wires published by the whistle-blower organization.




Islamic ‘Facebook’ called SalamWorld to be launched in Istanbul

Salamworld, an Islamic social networking website, is set to start its journey from Istanbul.

The website is funded by prominent Muslim businessmen, with over 100,000 people waiting for membership. Based in Istanbul, Salamworld will have working branches in many other cities, including Cairo, London, Moscow, Dubai and New York.

The site will be streamed in 15 languages. The site’s name ”Salamworld” means “Hello world,” and the motto for the site reads “no politics, no bans, no limits.”

Salamworld aims to attract 100 million users by the end of its first three year term, targeting Muslim youth, intellectual leaders and non-Muslims wanting to learn more about Islam.



The Inbox


As Salaamu Alaikum

We wish to announce the marriage of our son ISMAIL to AASIYAH ...... Daughter of Yakub & Rashida Sidat of Batley, England.

The wedding took place on 28th October in Batley after Jummah Salaah.

Make Dua that Almighty Allah grant them and all recently married and to be married couples a life filled with everlasting Love, Happiness, Compassion, Understanding, Taqwa and Good Health.......... Aameen.

Faisel & Amina Essof

Dear Editor


I would like to invite your readers to Brookwater for the Sunday 8th of January at a special discounted price of $65pp  just before course renovations.


Normal prices on the weekend are at least $100 and I would be happy to throw in some prizes as well.


The $65 will include cart, green fee and prizes.


Tee times will hopefully be for an 8:00am or 8:30am Shot Gun Start depending on players that confirm back.


I am looking to get everyone out early as the course closes at 2pm on that day for renovations.


Please pass this on to all friends, families, previous golfer and current golfers who might be interested in this deal. The idea is to get more players involved and I would like to make this an annual event with the hope of getting larger numbers.


Please RSVP back to me no later than 30th of December to secure the booking.

I look forward to all responses and hopefully having a big day as well!


Kind Regards,




Shahaad Suleman | Corporate & Social Golf Sales Manager | Brookwater Golf & Country Club

1 Tournament Drive, Brookwater

P 07 3814 5500 | M 0404 280 582 | F 07 3814 5700

E ssuleman@brookwatergolf.com | W www.brookwatergolf.com  www.troongolf.com

Dear Editor


We send you our warm congratulations for your success in the media category in the 2011 Qld Multicultural Awards.


We admire the wonderful work you do in the community and thank you for the support you give to small associations like ours.


Kind regards


Wendy Flannery

Believing Women for a Culture of Peace

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CCN Readers' Book Club: You are what you read!

This week

a CCN Reader




Ladies Who Launch in Hong Kong   


Maseena Ziegler




How did 12 women with no previous experience as entrepreneurs go on to create million-dollar businesses in Hong Kong? Ladies who Launch in Hong Kong captures their journey to success – from start-up challenges to lessons learned – and shows how you, too, can create a hugely successful business of your own. Find out the secrets to their success including:


* How they turned their good ideas into great businesses

* How they attracted customers and celebrity clients

* And how they sought venture capital funding


'These women mean business! If you’ve toyed with the idea of starting up your own venture, this unique book can offer the tips and ideas you need to get started.'

Stephen R. Covey, author, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People and The Leader in Me 'Truly inspiring and interesting stories that will make you want to forge your own path. This book shows you why some things need to be believed to be seen.'

Guy Kawasaki, author of Enchantment: The Art of Changing Hearts, Minds, and Actions, and former chief evangelist of Apple 'This book is a blueprint for every woman who has dreamed of starting her own enterprise. The lessons you’ll learn from the stories of these successful entrepreneurs will save you time, money, and heartache.'


Lois P. Frankel, Ph.D., author of Nice Girls Don’t Get the Corner Office and Nice Girls Just Don’t Get It.


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Then simply email the title and author to thebookclub@crescentsofbrisbane.org


Double click a book cover to find out what others think of the book

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Using the book club you can see what books fellow CCN readers have on their shelves, what they are reading and even what they, and others, think of them.

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KB's Culinary Corner


KB says: This is a simple and easy muffin to bake for breakfast or afternoon tea and guaranteed flop-proof.

Pecan and Cinnamon Muffins


500ml flour
15ml baking powder
Pinch of salt
75ml sugar
250ml desiccated coconut
2 eggs beaten
250ml milk
50g butter, melted
25ml sugar
5ml ground cinnamon
50g chopped pecan nuts

1. Sift the flour, baking powder and salt, add 75ml sugar and coconut and mix well.
2. Add the eggs, milk and butter to the flour and blend well.
3. Spoon into two prepared grease muffin pans.
4. Mix 25ml sugar and cinnamon and sprinkle over batter.
5. Sprinkle the chopped nuts liberally over the muffins.
6. Bake for 20 mins in an 180degrees preheated oven.


Do you have a recipe to share with CCN readers?

Send in your favourite recipe to me at kbcooks@crescentsofbrisbane.org and be my "guest chef" for the week.


Kareema's Keep Fit Column


{Editor] CCN congratulates Kareema on the birth of her fifth child, a baby girl, last Friday on 11/11/11. We wish Kareema well and thank her for continuing to keep her Keep Fit column going even while in hospital where she has, reportedly, been working out with the doctors and nurses there as well.



                                                            REASONS TO EAT BROWN BREAD

The following findings were the latest in the British Medical Journal:

Eating brown bread three times a day cuts the risk of bowel cancer by a fifth.  Researchers have discovered

that eating brown bread or wholegrain cereals can provide significant protection from the disease which is

diagnosed in about 13,500 Australians each year and kills almost 4000.

It has been widely known wholegrains are good for your heart, but it’s ability to help prevent cancer is an added bonus.

Our lesson: It pays to eat healthy!






My Health and Fitness

Tel: 0404 844 786


Need an answer to a fitness related matter? Send your question to Kareema at  fitness@crescentsofbrisbane.org.

All questions sent in are published here anonymously and without any references to the author of the question.

Flightstar Fozi's Travel Tips



Q: Dear Flightstar Fozi,  when I travel on flights I always have to request a Muslim Meal, but I have heard that some airlines have all halal meals anyway. Is this true as sometimes I feel embarrassed about getting my meal served before everyone else. 





A: Unfortunately when you do request a special meal, it is easier for the cabin crew to serve the special meals first and then everyone else gets to choose between the chicken or the lamb, say.


But do not be embarrassed about it.


Nowadays there are a variety of meals that the airlines can offer to suit just about all dietary requirements.


You can get a vegetarian, seafood, gluten free, child, diabetic, and even a low sodium meal.


Be sure to make the meal request when you book your tickets but if you forget, you can request it up to 24 hours before you depart.


However, it is true that some airline meals are halal anyway.


The national airline of Muslim countries have halal food as standard so when you book with airlines such as Etihad, Emirates, Malaysia, PIA for instance you don't have to worry about requesting a special Muslim meal.


Just check with your travel agent or the airlines when you book your ticket. 


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All questions sent in are published here anonymously and without any references to the author of the question.

The CCN Chuckle


Jallaluddin's wife asked him to stop at the supermarket on his way home and buy a bottle of fresh juice and sugar.


He paid for the juice and walked out with the bag of sugar too.


He was arrested for shoplifting and taken to court.


In court, the judge asked Jallaluddin, "Why did you steal the bag of sugar?"


Jallaluddin replied "Me steal??? Sir, I did not steal. When I looked at the back of the juice bottle it said….. SUGAR FREE!!!


For the things we have to learn before we can do them, we learn by doing them.



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26 November


Reclaiming Islam from radical ideology and extremism

Islamic College of Brisbane, Karawatha

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27 November


Pakistan Association BBQ Picnic

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27 November



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3 December


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15 August



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Remember the Islamic date changes in the evenings after maghrib.


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Classes for teenage girls - 7pm to 8:30pm – Every Thursday evening – Contact Apa Layla on 0405 968 665

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Need help in planning or promoting an event or function?


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IWAQ.Offices, 11 Watland Street, Springwood





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Queensland Police Service/Muslim Community Consultative Group


Meeting Dates:

Wednesday 16 November


Metropolitan South Regional Office
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