Jan - Mar 2011, Other

Event: Islamic Roots in the Latino Culture


Friday, February 18 · 6:30pm – 9:00pm

Islamic Community Center of Illinois (ICCI)
6435 W. Belmont Ave, Chicago, IL 60634

More Info:
Lectura en espanol/Lecture in Spanish
Raíces Islámicas en la Cultura Latina
Presentado por Daniel Hernández

– Sabías que la palabra “Ojala” viene de “Oh Allah!?
– Approximadamente 3,000 palabras del español son de origen Arabe.
– Sabías que en el sur de España, los musulmanes reinaron por casi 800 años?
– Did you know the word “ojala” comes from “Ya Allah”?
– There are approximately 3,000 Spanish words that come from the Arabic language.
– Did you know that Muslims reign Spain for almost 800 years?

***The same lecture will be held by Rockford Dawah in Rockford Il on Saturday, February 19th.