MVPA Islamic Center exists as a place of worship, hosting educational, social activities and events which represent the teachings of Islam. Its main aim is to revive the traditional “Mohalla Masjid” in the heart of Palo Alto, so that Muslims of the area can perform their daily Islamic Practices and community building without any difficulty.
We also take an active part in community service and promote relationships based on mutual respect with non-Islamic faiths in the local area.
Daily Prayer Timings
We cater quality Islamic education to all its community members so that they have proper knowledge about Islam and that they learn everything which is necessary for them to become a complete Muslim.
MVPA has a youth development program that is in full effect. Its main purpose is to help the youth of the community and teach them several important skills and provide them with proper education.
The main purpose of the social services committee is to establish an open and affirming community center that serves the social needs of Palo Alto for the betterment of the community and to foster a sense of belonging to the society by organizing activities that will attract people and families to the Masjid.
Daily Islamic Quotes
"The death of the heart is ignorance & life of the heart is knowledge."Hazrat Imam Al-Ghazali (Alaih rehma)
"The desires of this world are like sea water. The more you drink of them, the more you thirst."Ibn Arabi (Alaih rehma)
"As long as any speech is locked away in the mouth, then you are its owner. When it leaves your mouth then from that point onwards it owns you."Hazrat Ali (Karam Allahu wajhul Kareem)