A week long Summer Islamic Course for juniors concluded on 19th May, at iMAX School, Royapettah, Chennai. Almost 25-30 students participated in the course. Different competitions like Azaan and Speech were conducted at the course. Br. Noorul Hasan, ZP, SIO TN Zone shared his thoughts in the concluding programme. Jb. Saleem Sb from AIITA also spoke at the gathering. The entire course was convened by Br. Siraj ul Hasan, Secretary, SIO Chennai City. The top scoring students alongwith the competition winners were awarded with prizes.
SIO Chennai City conducted a one day outing as part of its Tazkiyah curriculum to Mahabalipuram, a historical city 60km south of Chennai on 15th May, 2011. It was attended by 9 members and 2 associates.
It started with the regular Qur'an Recitation practice and Group Discussion on verse no 38-40 of Surah Tawbah highlighting the importance of striving in the way of Allah and consequences of not doing so.
It was followed by sight seeing, a cricket match, visit to Mahabalipuram Masjid and the historical beach.
The outing concluded with a talk by Br. Arshad Saleem, LAC member on the intention of conducting the outing for improving the brotherhood ties and to increase the amount of energy in all organisational work.