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EXPERIENCE MUHARRAM

Experience Muharram is a transformative 13-day convention commemorating the martyrdom of Imam Husayn (as). Join a diverse, nationwide community for spiritual reflection, educational workshops, and cultural commemorations. Engage with lectures by renowned speakers, participate in interactive sessions, and connect with others who share a spiritual connection with the tragedy of Imam Husayn (as).

THE THEME

This year’s theme, “i belong.” emphasizes the importance of community and belonging. It encourages attendees to explore their identity and place as Shia-Muslims, fostering unity and collective purpose. Reflect on how the lessons of Karbala inspire us to build inclusive, supportive communities where everyone feels valued and connected.

Daily Schedule

Unique programs for the whole family.

Unique programs for the whole family.

Speakers

VARIETY OF SPEAKERS, RECITERS, FACILITATORS, & PANELISTS

Sayyid Haidar Bahrelelom

Hajj Jalal Moughania

Sayyid Ahmed Almousawi

Sayyid Bahaa Almousawi

Brother Inayat Moledina

Elweya Um Abathar Tajaldeeen

Elweya Buthaina Bahrelelom

Elweya Zeinab Almosawi

Sister Walaa Abada

Sister Zaynab Turki

Youth Programs

Our Youth Programs are designed to engage young minds with age-appropriate activities that instill the values of Muharram. We offer tailored programs for different age groups:

  • Boys (9-14 years): Interactive sessions and activities focusing on the lessons of Karbala, leadership, and community building.
  • Girls (9-14 years): Engaging workshops and discussions led by women, focusing on the significance of Muharram.
  • Kids (6-8 years): Interactive and educational activities including storytelling, arts and crafts, and simple lessons about Imam Husayn (as) and his companions.
  • Kids (4-5 years): Engaging activities that introduce young children to Muharram through stories, latmiyas, and creative play.

MarketPlace

The Marketplace at Experience Muharram is a vibrant hub featuring over 35 publications on Islamic history, spirituality, and contemporary issues. In addition to books, apparel like shirts, hoodies, and onesies will be available. The Marketplace is perfect for finding meaningful gifts and resources to continue your learning and growth beyond the convention.

Workshops

WORKSHOPS FOR EVERYONE

Workshop details will be available soon

Venue

Local Accommodations

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Past Conventions

Recap: Experience Muharram 2023

The 2023 Experience Muharram convention was a resounding success, featuring over 20 workshops that delved into various aspects of Islamic teachings and the significance of Muharram. More than 10 distinguished speakers shared their insights, enriching the experience for all attendees. With programming running from 12 PM to 12 AM, the convention offered a full day of engaging activities, lectures, and interactive sessions that left a lasting impact on the community.

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