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A call to Muslims worldwide

to fast on Thursday November 2, 2000 to show our support for Al-Aqsa Mosque

Thu, 26 Oct 2000 21:40:43  From: MuslimsForAlQuds   muslimsforalquds@yahoo.com



Over one billion Muslims worldwide including over 6 millions American Muslims are asked to fast on November 2, 2000 in solidarity with the people of Palestine.  The campaign to rally the Muslims to this call has started 2 days ago.  Major TV and Ratio stations, newspapers, online services, and various Muslim organizations worldwide have been contacted.   The following is the latest email sent.


In The Name of Allah , The Most Gracious, The Most Merciful


Brothers and sisters In Islam, As'ßalaahmo AlaIkoum (Pease and blessIng be upon you), 

As another way to show our solidarity with the people of Palestine, Jerusalem, and Al-Aqsa mosque, we are asking all Muslims worldwide to fast on Thursday November 2, 2000.   Please participate and forward this email to as many Muslims friends and organizations worldwide as you can.  Please notify mosques and/or Islamic centers in your area.  Ask your Imam to include it in his Friday Khotbah and announcements.  You can also help us reach more Muslims by contacting newspapers, magazines, newsletters, and any other mass media outlets.  If you have a web page, please post a notice for this call to fast. Another way to help, Is to post the date of the fast (Thursday November 2, 2000) on online message boards and discuss it In Islamic chat rooms. 

Your cooperation In this effort Is very much needed and very much appreciated.  May Allah reward you for all you efforts "Then shall anyone who has done an atom's weight of good, see it!"  Sura 99, ayah 7. As'ßalaahmo AlaIkoum (Pease and blessIng be upon you), MuslIms-For-Alquds