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Muslim Hoosiers Celebrate Eid-al-Fitr and Independence Day While Saddened by Events Abroad

Indianapolis, IN – Muslim Hoosiers gathered today in mosques and open spaces to celebrate Eid-al-Fitr, the feast that marks the end of the month of fasting, Ramadan. The Muslim Alliance of Indiana (MAI) wishes all a joyous “Eid Mubarak and a blessed celebration. May God accept all your good deeds, answer your prayers, and may you all be well, all year and every year.”

Islamic Schools Contribute to Hoosier Society and Protect Against Radicalization

The Muslim Alliance of Indiana (MAI) is working with Islamic schools based in mosques and Islamic centers around Indiana to enhance their work to inculcate true Islamic teachings and American values, immunizing students against internet radicalization. Full-time K-12 institutions such as Indianapolis-based MTI School of Knowledge and numerous weekend/Sunday schools at virtually every mosque have a rigorous curriculum of Islamic education that seeks to firmly …

Join us for Iftar on June 17!

Our Refugee Welcome Fair and Iftar Dinner will be held on Friday, June 17 at 6:00pm at the Center for Interfaith Cooperation. Several local leaders and organizations will be present, so come and build your community! Admission is only $10/person for general seating or $50/person for VIP seating. Register now to reserve your spot! If you would like to sponsor …

MUSLIM HOOSIERS SEEK END TO BIGOTRY AND INTOLERANCE

The Muslim Alliance of Indiana (MAI) is deeply disturbed by recent anti-Muslim rhetoric in political campaigning. The experiences of minority groups has shown that divisive and demeaning rhetoric tends to incite acts of violence and intimidation. Today, Muslims are experiencing an upsurge in harassment and hate crimes and are becoming fearful in going about their daily lives. We reject demands …