1. The Masjid is still closed but currently accepting Zakat al-Fitr which is $10 for 2020
2. Eid ul-Fitr is on Sunday, May 24, 2020 insha’Allah ( Eid Mubarak )
Unfortunately Berkeley Masjid will stay close as per California regulations. We are sharing some ideas and suggestions from the Muslim Fiqh Council
Berkeley Masjid will stay close as per California regulations. We are sharing some ideas and suggestions from the Muslim Fiqh Council below:
Click here to access Eid Program Online From 8AM-12PM
It may not be possible to organize large Eid al Fitr prayers this year due to COVID 19. Therefore, families shall do Eid prayers at home. The Eid Khutbah is not required. People can listen to virtual Eid reflections from their local masjids. The Eid prayer can be offered any time after sunrise and before noon on Sunday, May 24, 2020. fulfil the Sunan of Eid such as taking bath, putting on the best clothes and perfume, reciting recommended Takbeerat and eating some dates or sweet before Eid prayer. Please share gifts with one another especially with children. Visit friends and families not physically but from a distance. Please follow the state instructions such as face masks, social distancing and hand sanitizers. The Fiqh Council does not recommend holding of large Eid prayers at masjids or at open places such as parks, stadiums or soccer fields. There is a great danger of viral transmission via large social gatherings and the community must avert such dangers.