Bab-Ul-Ilm Islamic Center


Moon has been sighted, first day of Muharram is on September 11th, 2018. Daily majalis program is held at Babul Ilm Center after Namaz e Maghrabain followed by Soz Khwani, Speech, Matam & Tabarruk.

Speech: Hujjatul Islam Moulana Syed Fazil Hussain Mosavi.

Please visit upcoming programs page for more details.


Bab-Ul-Ilm (BIC)  is a Shia Islamic Center located in the Los Angeles area of Southern California.  Bab Ul Ilm was established in 1997 and Alhamdulillah we have been housed in our current location since December 2000. 

Bab-Ul-Ilm was established by Hujjatul Islam Syed Fazil Mosavi who continues to be the Alim and leader of the Center. 

The center is wholly supported by donations from the community and is registered as a 501(c) organization in the State of California.

It is narrated that Imam Ali (a.s.) said: “The intellect and lust are opposite to each other; knowledge supports the intellect while the lust is supported by the passions and inordinate desires. Self is a battlefield where a war is waged between the intellect and lust; whoever becomes victorious in this fight takes control of the self”.....