Raising a Nation: To Him We Return Conference
Al Rashid, Raising a Nation Committee
Is honored to invite you to the
"To Him We Return Conference"
Saturday February 23, 2019, 10am-10pm
At ARCA Banquet Facility
This conference will include fruitful discussions from experts, presentations, lectures, and poetry to address and tackle every aspect of a Muslim experience when it comes to death. Bring all your family and friends for a day of learning!
Quran Recitation & Translation
Are You Ready?
As an Ummah, we have distanced ourselves from the discussion of our departure from this world with advanced philosophical debates. The Prophet Muhammed's (PBUH) traditions remind us to re-engage with the building blocks of our Deen, which are vital to ensure we are READY for the Akhira, inshaAllah.
Death: An Islamic
What the Quran and Sunnah say about death and related topics? What perspective Muslims should take when thinking about death.
“The Truth Comes Out”
A live-poll asking and challenging the audience with questions about their families. The anonymous results will be displayed live to analyses, discuss and learn from.
The Raising a Nation (RAN) Team
Body In White – Islamic Funeral Society
Members of The Islamic Funeral Society of Edmonton discuss the steps to take when a loved one passes away. They will also discuss the importance of having a will, Islamic funeral and burial etiquette, and washing and wrapping the deceased.
Islamic Funeral Society
Lunch & Dhuhr Break
The Mourning Period
When a loved one is lost, Allah SWT knows what is best for us. Islam prescribes a mourning period for us to come to terms with our loss.
Coping With Loss
How to help yourself and others cope with a loss.
Break for Asr
The journey of the Soul
The journey that your soul takes from the moment it parts with your body and enters into the grave.
Sheikh Navaid Aziz
Dinner and Maghrib Break
You’re Still Here
A checklist to help us prepare for our final destination.
The Questions That Remain
A Q&A panel discussion designed to address any remaining topics of interest that were not covered throughout the conference.
To Him, We Return
When the World Ends- A live poetry performance that summarizes the process of the path we take back to our Creator.
14525 127 St NW
14525 127 Street Northwest, Edmonton, AB, Canada