About ICNA

Islamic Center of North AmERICA

Islamic Circle of North America (ICNA) is a non-ethnic, non-sectarian; open to all, independent, North America wide, grass root Islamic organization. ICNA has many projects, programs, and activities which are designed to help in the process of molding the individual and reforming society at large.


  • Lailaha illallahu, Muhammadur Rasulullah ere is no deity except Allah, Muhammad is the Messenger of Allah.

  • To invite mankind to submit to the Creator by using all means of communications.

  • To motivate Muslims to perform their duty of being witnesses unto mankind by their words and deeds.

  • To organize those who agree to work for this cause in the discipline of ICNA.

  • To offer educational and training opportunities to increase Islamic knowledge, to enhance socio-economic justice in the society.

  • To oppose immorality and oppression in all forms, and support efforts for civil liberties and socio-economic justice in the society.

  • To strengthen the bond of humanity by serving all those in need anywhere in the world, with special focus on our neighborhood across North America.

  • To cooperate with other organizations for the implementation of this program and unity in the ummah.

Our Aqeedah:

Our Goal:​

  • To seek the pleasure of Allah through the struggle for Iqamat-ud-Deen (establishment of the Islamic system of life) as spelled out in the Qur’an and the Sunnah of the Prophet Muhammad, (Peace and blessings of Allah be upon him).

Methodology of ICNA:​

  • The Qur’an and the Sunnah shall be the primary source of guidance.

  • ICNA shall never utilize means that violate the Islamic principles to attain its goal.

  • To attain its goal, ICNA shall utilize only democratic, legal and peaceful means according to the Islamic principles.

  • ICNA shall disseminate the message of Islam, provide intellectual and moral training to build the Islamic character and conduct, and thus educate the public opinion to achieve its goal.