Daily Masjid classes (updated April 2016)

We have a new updated program of activities that are being run at the Canberra Masjid after ‘Ishaa’ prayer:

Thursday: Qur’aan classes (Recitation and Tajweed) by Br Hashem (brothers) & Umm Ahmed (sisters) – all ages
Friday: Evolution of Fiqh by Sh Furqan Jabbar
Saturday: Studying Kitab al-Tawheed by Sh Furqan Jabbar
Sunday: Qur’aan classes (Memorisation) by Br ‘Ali Omar (brothers only) – all ages
Tuesday: Various topics by Br Anas Mazaydeh & brothers (brothers only)
Wednesday: Arabic Language for Beginners by Br Mekki Hashim

Please register your interest by sending an Email to secretary@isact.org.au, using the Feedback Form or contacting any member of the Executive Committee (see Contact Us page). Alternatively, you can attend on the day to register.

Classes may be joined at any stage.

All text books are provided.

Organised by the Islamic Society of Australian Capital Territory (ISACT).

Daily Salaat-ul-Jama’ah (congregational prayer) Times

MAGHRIB – 5 minutes after adhaan
‘ISHAA’ – 10 minutes after adhaan (or 7pm from 22 Apr onwards)
FAJR – 30 minutes after adhaan
DHUHR – 12.30pm
‘ASR – 10 minutes after adhaan

See prayer timetables for adhaan times and other details. Jama’ah to be led by appointed imams/brothers only.

Arabic Classes for Beginners

Date: From Wednesday, 2 March 2016 (every Wednesday)
Time: After Maghrib prayer
Location: Canberra Mosque, 130 Empire Circuit, Yarralumla
Speaker: Br Mekki Hashim
Cost: 
Free

Br Mekki Hashim will be conducting an interactive Arabic class for beginners.  The classes will be followig a set syllabus based on the Madinah Arabic reader.  All required textbooks and workbooks will be provided at no cost.

Please register your interest by sending an Email to secretary@isact.org.au, using the Feedback Form or contacting any member of the Executive Committee (see Contact Us page). Alternatively, you can attend on the day to register.

Organised by the Islamic Society of Australian Capital Territory (ISACT).

‘Eid-ul-Adha 1436H on Thursday, 24 September 2015

On behalf of the Imams Council of ACT, Imam Adama Konda announced that since the Day of Arafah will fall on Wedneday, 23 September 2015, ‘Eid-ul-Adha will InshaaAllaah be on Thursday, 24 September 2015.

Salat-ul-‘Eid at the Canberra Mosque (130 Empire Cct Yarralumla) will be at 7:30am for an 8:00am start.

Please be mindful that the masjid has limited parking options and indoor capacity. Furthermore, strictly do not park on the neighbours’ lawns or block their driveways please and encroach upon their rights on you. We thank you for your past and ongoing cooperation in this matter.

Alternatively, you may attend Salat-ul-‘Eid at the Australian Institute of Sport (AIS) Arena (Bruce) which is a large venue with ample parking options available.

‘Eid Mubarak.

‘Eid-ul-Adha celebrations

Brothers from Spence Musallah will InShaaAllaah be holding the ‘Eid-ul-Adha celebrations onsite on Sunday 27 September 2015. We shall be joining them in the celebrations. You are all invited to join.

How to Perform Hajj

On Friday, 21 August 2015, after Isha, the Imam will Inshallah be delivering a presentation on Hajj.  Whether or not you are intending to perform Hajj this year, or whichever group or travel agency you might be going with, ALL are invited to this presentation:

Hajj & Umrah

  • Are you performing Hajj this Year ?!?
  • Do you want to know more about Hajj ?!?
  • Do you have questions or concerns ?!?

Friday, 21 August 2015, after Isha (7:30pm) at Masjid Canberra

Eid-ul-Fitr 1436 AH – Friday, 17 July 2015

The Imams Council of ACT (Imam Mohammed Swaiti, Imam Nourredine Laraibi via phone and Imam Adama Konda) have met after Maghrib today at the Canberra Mosque and have declared that Eid-ul-Fitr 1436 AH will be Friday, 17 July 2015, Inshallah. Salat-ul-Eid at Canberra Mosque will be at 7:30am for an 8:00am start. Eid Mubarak.

Qur’an Quiz @ Taraweeh

The Qur’an Quiz is now finished.  All questions and answers can be found here: http://isact.org.au/quran-quiz-taraweeh/

‘Eid-ul-Fitr Salaah and Celebrations 1436AH / 2015

The day of ‘Eid will inshaaAllaah be announced by the Imams Council of ACT on Thursday, 16 July after Maghrib prayers via the Masjid Canberra SMS notification service, This website will also be updated once the announcement is made.

See attached flyer for details on ‘Eid salaah and celebrations at Masjid Canberra:
Canberra Masjid Eid-ul-Fitr Salaah & Celebrations 2015

Please be mindful that the masjid has limited parking options and indoor capacity. Furthermore, strictly do not park on the neighbours’ lawns or driveways and encroach upon their rights on you.

Alternative venue for ‘Eid salaah starting at 9.00 am sharp is the Australian Institute of Sport (AIS) Arena in Bruce, organised by the Islamic Society of Belconnen. See attached flyer:
AIS Arena Eid-ul-Fitr Salaah
This is a large venue with ample parking options available. Due to the cold weather, the salaah will be conducted indoors.

Friday night lecture – Sh Muhammad al-Shanqeeti – 10 July

Shaykh Muhammad al-Shanqeeti, a visiting scholar from Saudi Arabia, will deliver a special lecture after Taraweeh prayers this Friday night (10 July) inshaaAllaah. Please stay on after Taraweeh prayers to listen to some insightful and profound words from the Shaykh prior to his return.