MSA Newsletter 4/10/2014

Assalamu Alaikum!

Hadith of the Newsletter!

The Prophet (SAW) said "Allah will say on the Day of Resurrection: Where are those who love one another through My glory? Today I shall give them shade in My shade, it being a day when there is no shade but My shade" (AL-bukhari).

Let's all take this in our hearts and make the effort to instill kindness and love in every relationship and interaction we have with our families and our brothers and sisters in Islam. :)

Du'a Night!

Friday, April 11th, 7pm

310 25th Ave S

Nashville, TN

A night dedicated to enriching the heart with the gift of calling out to Allah!

Du'a Night is THIS Friday at 7pm at the SLC! Registration will start at 6pm. TIckets can either be bought at the door but we encourage you to buy them online at We look forward to seeing you there, InShaaAllah!

Legal and Financial Seminar

Saturday, April 12th, 9am-3:30pm

2195 Nolensville Pike Nashville, TN 37211

Need Professional Guidance for Your Charity, Mosque, or Community Organization? Want to learn how to respond to anti-Muslim sentiments and elevate your messaging?

Muslim Advocates and the American Muslim Advisory Council (AMAC) invite you to apply now to attend our next Legal & Financial Educational Seminar for 501(c)(3) Nonprofits & Mosques. This instructional event featuring top-level expert attorneys and accountants is aimed at the leadership of mosques, Muslim nonprofits, and charitable organizations, including schools, medical clinics, soup kitchens, international relief & humanitarian aid groups, and educational & arts organizations.

Apply at:

Senior Picnic!

Sunday, April 13th, 4-6pm

The Pavilion at Centennial Park

Our senior picnic is THIS Sunday, everyone! Come out and enjoy an eventful afternoon with your MSA as we celebrate our seniors. There will be free halal food on the grill and many activities like soccer and frisbee. If you need a ride there, meet us in front of Branscomb at 3:30pm!

We're looking forward to seeing all you there, InShaAllah!

Good luck on finals!

The MSA wants to wish you all best of luck with your finals. It's a difficult time for sure so stay strong in your studies and your deen! Here's a short Du'a I like to recite before my exam, hopefully it will be of use for you guys:

Allahumma inni astaodeeuka ma qara'tu wama hafaz'tu. Faradduhu 'allaya inda hagati elayhi. Innaka 'ala ma-tasha'u qadeer wa anta hasbeeya wa na'mal wakeel.

O Allah! I entrust You with what I have read and I have studied.

O Allah! Bring it back to me when I am in need of it.

O Allah! You do whatever You wish and You are my Availer and Protector and best of aid.

Good luck on all of your exams (don't forget to say Bismillah)! :)

JazakAllahu Khairan!

Brought to you by Rafat Hossain, MSA Secretary.

From all of us on MSA Board, stay safe and thanks for reading!

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