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Dar-us-Salaam Submits Application for New Campus In Howard County

As salamu alaikum and Greetings of Peace, After more than one year of feasability studies and discussions with county officials and neighbors, Dar-us-Salaam submitted its application to Howard County for conditional use to operate an educational and religious campus on a 66-acre property in Cooksville, Maryland on November 6, 2013. Dar-us-Salaam, based in College Park,…

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Home of the Heart Cruise a Much Needed Getaway for Area Muslims

On a  balmy Sunday in June, as yachts glide down the Potomac River, Mrs. Shaikh and her husband are among the 400 guests on board the Home of the Heart Lunch Cruise. Seated in the couple section on vintage furniture on the second level of the deck, they have taken time off for a date,…


First Hijrah Community Extends Hand, Heart to Dar-us-Salaam Campaign for New Campus

Over the last decade, College Park, Maryland”s Dar-us-Salaam & Al-Huda School community has developed deep ties with Washington DC”s First Hijrah Islamic Center. Many Al-Huda School families are from the First Hijrah community, and some of the pillars of First Hijrah”s Qur”anic Education program memorized the Qur”an at Dar-us-Salaam”s full-time hifz school. For these two…


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