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Imam Siraj Wahhaj

Honored Through Submission

August 8, 2015 11:00 AM - 01:00 PM

Keynote Session: Divine Message: Road to Success

August 8, 2015 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Guidance for the Seekers (Session 03)

August 8, 2015 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Imam Abdulmalik

The Fragrance of Divine Message

August 8, 2015 09:30 Am - 11:00 Am

The Art of Character – The Road to Success (Parallel Youth Session)

August 9, 2015 11:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Dr. Altaf Husain

Honored Through Submission

August 8, 2015 11:00 AM - 01:00 PM

Youth in the Qur’an (Session 2)

August 8, 2015 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Tariq Monowar

Honored Through Submission

August 8, 2015 11:00 AM - 01:00 PM

Keynote Session: Divine Message: Road to Success

August 8, 2015 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Prophet Muhammad (SAW) is the living Quran

August 9, 2015 11:00 AM - 01:00 PM

Entertainment & Bangla Cultural Show

August 9, 2015 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Dr Muhammad Abdul Bari

Family & Parenting Series: Building Families - Session 1 (Parallel)

August 8, 2015 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Family & Parenting Series: Building Families - Session 2 (Parallel)

August 8, 2015 4:30 Pm - 5:30 PM

Concluding Session: Choices and Consequences

August 9, 2015 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Family & Parenting Series: Building Families - Session 3 (Parallel)

August 9, 2015 09:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Family & Parenting Series: Building Families - Session 4 (Parallel)

August 9, 2015 11:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Mufti Farhan

Our Faith, Our Unity

August 8, 2015 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Youth in the Qur’an (Session 2)

August 8, 2015 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM

SCHEDULE

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09:30 Am - 11:00 AmMain Hall – David Mack Exhibition Hall and Sports Complex

The Fragrance of Divine Message

Recitation from Quran                                                  

Welcome Speech                                                            

Priority One: What Allah (SWT) Wants - Bangla  

The Meaning of Success

Made for His Pleasure                       

Qari Junayed 

Abu A. Nuruzzaman

Dr. Sayeed Chowdhury 

Dr. Abdus Salam Azadi

Imam AbdulMalik

Speakers:
11:00 AM - 01:00 PMMain Hall – David Mack Exhibition Hall and Sports Complex

Honored Through Submission

Submission is Honor for Human Beings                 

Why is Submission to Allah (swt) So Difficult?     

Understanding What We Believe and Why          

 

Imam Siraj Wahhaj

Dr. Altaf Hossain

Sh. Tariq Monowar

Speakers:
11:00 AM - 12:45 PMStudent Center – Multi Purpose Room

Youth Conference : Purification of the Soul (Session 1)

Qur’an Recitation & Welcome Speech                   

Content in Remembrance of the Divine                

The Meaningful Prayer

Spoken Word Poetry 

The Pillars of Purity

MUNA Youth/YS Directors

Imam Hasan Akbar

Hafiz Zakir Ahmed 

G.I. Jaaber

Imam Daniel Hernandez

Speakers:
11:00 AM - 5:30 PMStudent Center – Plaza West Room

Finance & Legal Series

My Journey to Islam

Khalil Meek, Gareth Bryant & Other

Halal, Ethical and Socially Responsible Investing

Mohammed S. Ghouri

Mohamad I. Nasir

Mohammad Nesar Uddin

Know your rights: Dos & DON’Ts with Law Enforcement                                               

MLFA

Immigration, Visas, & Naturalization

Sumaiya Khalique

MLFA Legal Clinic:

Green Room

Speakers:
1:00 PM - 3:30 PMMain Hall – David Mack Exhibition Hall and Sports Complex

Prayer / Lunch / Entertainment

12:00 PM  - 3:00 PM       

3:00 PM - 3:30  PM         

Lunch*/Prayer

Bangla Nashed and Brief Cultural Show

*Packet lunch will be available to purchase. 

Speakers:
2:30 PM - 4:00 PMStudent Center – Multi Purpose Room

Youth in the Qur’an (Session 2)

Youth of the Cave – Dealing with Trials & Tribulations     

Spoken Word, Poetry

Conversation Between Young Ibrahim (A) and His Father             

Mufti Farhan

Cyrus McGoldrick

Dr Altaf Hossain

Speakers:
3:00 PM - 5:30 PMStudent Center – Theatre

Children Talent Show (Parallel Session)

Talent Competition for all Children

 

Note:Registration for Qirat competition (on Sunday) will start Saturday 3:30PM during Talent Show: twenty people in each group on a first come first serve basis.

Speakers:
3:00 PM - 4:30 PMStudent Center – Plaza Middle & East Rooms

Family & Parenting Series: Building Families - Session 1 (Parallel)

Introduction to Parenting

Human aspects, Behavior, Causes, etc

Social Ills, Neighborhood / Community Issues

Speakers:
3:30 PM - 5:30 PMMain Hall – David Mack Exhibition Hall and Sports Complex

Our Faith, Our Unity

Belief in Allah (Faith) is the Sign of Life

Achieving Success Through Unity                                 

Uniting Muslim Voices: Partnering for Progress                 

Addressing Negative Propaganda by Serving Others       

NAHAR/Muslim Aid Presentations

Mufti Farhan

Imam Daniel Hernandez

Br. Oussama Jammal

Br. Mazen Mokhtar

Speakers:
4:00 PM - 5:00 PMStudent Center – Multi Purpose Room

Guidance for the Seekers (Session 03)

The Art of Selflessness

Presentation 

Building Succesful Young Leaders

Comedy Performance

Light Upon Light – Allah Guides to His Light Whom He Wills

Asr Prayer & Break

Imam Siraj Wahhaj

MUNA Youth & YS of MUNA Directors

Br. Shahid Rahman, iSay Foundation  

Aman Ali

Sh. Kamal El-Mekki

Speakers:
4:30 Pm - 5:30 PMStudent Center – Plaza Middle & East Rooms

Family & Parenting Series: Building Families - Session 2 (Parallel)

Stages of life, Healthy Living, Adolescence

One-to-one Relationship

Discipline, Parenting Styles, Clear Instructions

Speakers:
5:30 PM - 6:30 PMMain Hall – David Mack Exhibition Hall and Sports Complex

Prayer

After prayer, join the main hall event – Keynote Session      

Speakers:
6:30 PM - 8:00 PMMain Hall – David Mack Exhibition Hall and Sports Complex

Keynote Session: Divine Message: Road to Success

Delivering Divine Message in USA                           

Our Duty and Our Mission                                           

Service to Mankind is Service to God                     

Supplication is the Essence of Ibadah                      

Shaykh Kamal el Makki

Dr. Sayeed Chowdhury

Imam Siraj Wahhaj

Sh. Tariq Monowar

Speakers:
09:30 AM - 11:00 AMMain Hall – David Mack Exhibition Hall and Sports Complex

Muslim Families: Anchors of the Faith

Raising the Muslim Family in a Global Village        

Allah: The Center of Our Lives                                    

Contemporary Challenges for Muslim Families   

“Each One is a Shepherd and is Responsible for His (Her) Flock”

Imam Dr. Ruhul Amin

Imam Abu Jafar Beg

Abul Faizullah 

Dr. Abdus Salam Azadi

Speakers:
09:30 AM - 11:00 AMStudent Center – Multi Purpose Room

The Forbidden Fruit (Parallel Youth Session)

The Promise of Shaytan                                                               

Our Future Home -­? A Place No Eyes Have Ever Seen, The Ears Have Never Felt, The Hearts Have Never Perceived        

Brothers Only Session                                   

Sisters Only Session                                   

MD Hasan (Fahad)

Abu Samihah Sirajul Islam

Br. Majed Mahmud & Sh. Kamal El-Mekki

Suzy Ismail

Speakers:
09:30 AM - 11:00 AMStudent Center – Plaza Middle & East Rooms

Family & Parenting Series: Building Families - Session 3 (Parallel)

Positive Features, Personality

Praise/Appreciation

Incentive/Sanction, Ignore/Praise            

Speakers:
10:00 AM - 12:30 PMStudent Center – Theatre

Qirat Competition (Parallel Session)

Short Speech: Imam Hasan Akbar & MD Hassan (Fahad)

Group A: Kindergarten-2nd grade

Group B: 3rd grade-5th grade

 

*Registration for Qirat competition will start Saturday 3:30 AM. 20 people in each group on a first come first serve basis.

Speakers:
11:00 AM - 01:00 PMMain Hall – David Mack Exhibition Hall and Sports Complex

Prophet Muhammad (SAW) is the living Quran

The Art of Conveying Message                                                  

Prophet Muhammad (SAW): The Social Reformer            

Prophet Muhammad (SAW): The living Quran                   

Imam Daniel Hernandez        

Br. Asaduzzaman Khan       

Sh. Tariq Monowar

Speakers:
11:00 AM - 01:00 PMStudent Center – Multi Purpose Room

The Art of Character – The Road to Success (Parallel Youth Session)

The Art of Brotherhood & Sisterhood                    

The Believers’ Mirror

TProphetic Way of Responding to Hate and Bigotry     

The Middle Path - The Art of Moderation                                       

Concluding Remarks                                                      

Imam Sharif Faizullah

Sister Suzy Ismail

Imam AbdulMalik

Majed Mahmoud

Dr. Syedur Rahman Chowdhury

Speakers:
11:00 AM - 01:00 PMStudent Center – Plaza Middle & East Rooms

Family & Parenting Series: Building Families - Session 4 (Parallel)

Feelings, Self-Esteem, Empathy

Anger Management

Culture & baggage, Faith Regeneration

Speakers:
12:30 PM - 3:00 PMMain Hall – David Mack Exhibition Hall and Sports Complex

Prayer / Lunch

Speakers:
3:00 PM - 4:00 PMMain Hall – David Mack Exhibition Hall and Sports Complex

Concluding Session: Choices and Consequences

Happy Parents Raise Happy Kids                              

Staying True to your Muslim Identity     

True Success in Islam   

Dr. M.A. Bari

Shaykh Kamal el Makki

Syedur R.  Chowdhury

Speakers:
4:00 PM - 5:00 PMMain Hall – David Mack Exhibition Hall and Sports Complex

Entertainment & Bangla Cultural Show

Performance by Iqbal Hussain Jibon 

Ummah Cultural Group

Ummah Children cultural group

Speakers:

CONVENTION HIGHLIGHTS

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MUNA CONVENTION

This convention hopes to encourage all Muslims to keep true to his and her faith and at the same time contribute to building a harmonious American society by focusing on the message from the Quran.  It is with great pleasure that we invite you to 2015 MUNA Co...

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Youth Conference

We live in a time that tests the state of our imaan constantly. When we look for solutions to the problems of our hearts in worldly things, we drown in disappointment. The solution to our problems and the road to success lie in the purification of the soul; and the...

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Children's Program

Attractive programs will be arranged for the children. Children’s program will be provided for the registered children at the 2015 MUNA Convention from August 8 - 9, 2015 in Hofstra University Student Center.  Program Highlights includes Children Talent...

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Health Clinic

Check the status of your health from expert physicians with unique specialties. Your health is a trust from the Creator and ensuring your physical well-being is a right that your body has over you. Services include basic checkup, blood pressure measurement, diagnos...

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Legal Clinic

Legal clinic is a place where one can obtain legal advice and assistance. Negative press about Muslims have created an uneasy and, at times, hostile environment for law-abiding American Muslims who contribute to the growth and success of this country. The challenge...

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Bazaar (Trade Show)

We believe that economic activity is vital for the development of any community. Not surprisingly, one of the main events in the Convention is the “MUNA Bazaar (Trade Show)”. More than 100 vendors and businesses participate in the MUNA Bazaar. ...

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Hofstra University, David S Mack Sports & Exhibition Complex