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COMMUNITY ADVISORY Today: CAIR’s ‘Daily Dose’ COVID-19 Conversation to Discuss ‘The Digital Deen? Ramadan and Tarawih During the Pandemic’

(WASHINGTON, DC., 4/24/20) – Today, the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation’s largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, will host another live 30-minute “Daily Dose: COVID Conversations with CAIR” at 3 p.m. (ET) on Facebook and YouTube.

Facebook GO TO: https://www.facebook.com/CAIRNational

YouTube GO TO:https://www.youtube.com/CAIRtv

Today’s program is themed The Digital Deen? Ramadan and Tarawih During the Pandemic” with guests: 

  • Chairman of Fiqh Council of North America Muzammil Siddiqi
  • CAIR National Executive Director Nihad Awad

Today will be a Q&A about Ramadan and virtual tawarih with the chairman of the Fiqh Council of North America, Dr. Muzzamil Siddiqi. He will answer questions such as:

  • In states that are re-opening, can mosques be open for tarawih prayers?
  • Can Muslims follow an imam via social media for tarawih prayers (virtual tarawih)?
  • What are the best ways to benefit from Ramadan during social distancing? 

[NOTEPlease submit your questions to ihooper@cair.com]

Daily Dose episodes will be live at 3 p.m. (ET) to accommodate Ramadan. 

Future daily programs will feature spiritual leaders, health care professionals, counselors, experts, community advocates, and CAIR leaders from around the country.

CAIR recently launched an online information portal offering vital information on the growing COVID-19 pandemic and its impact on American Muslims and the entire society.

GO TO:https://cairnewsroom.com/

CAIR is America’s largest Muslim civil liberties and advocacy organization. Its mission is to enhance understanding of Islam, protect civil rights, promote justice, and empower American Muslims.

La misión de CAIR es proteger las libertades civiles, mejorar la comprensión del Islam, promover la justicia, y empoderar a los musulmanes en los Estados Unidos.

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CONTACT: CAIR National Communications Director Ibrahim Hooper, 202-744-7726, ihooper@cair.com; CAIR Communications Coordinator Ayan Ajeen, aajeen@cair.com

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