Canberra Masjid ‘Eid ul Fitr celebrations 1439AH/2018 POSTPONED

Due to forecasted poor weather the ‘Eid-ul-Fitr 1439AH celebrations have been POSTPONED. They will now inShaa’Allaah be held on SATURDAY 23 June 2018 at Canberra Masjid (130 Empire Cct Yarralumla)

VOLUNTEERS ARE KINDLY SOUGHT TO ASSIST PLEASE. ANY DONATIONS AND OTHER OFFERS OF ASSISTANCE ARE MOST WELCOME.

Please contact any of the Society Executive Committee members if you can assist in any way.

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

MAGHRIB – 5 minutes after time
‘ISHAA’ – 7.15pm
FAJR – 30 minutes after time
DHUHR – 12.30pm
‘ASR – 10 minutes after time
JUMU’AH – khutbah at 1.00pm

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

Jama’ah times endorsed by Islamic Society of ACT (ISACT).

Eid-ul-Fitr 1439 AH – Friday, 15 June 2018

The Imams Council of ACT (Imam Mohammed Swaiti, Imam Nourredine Laraibi and Imam Adama Konda) have met after Maghrib today at the Canberra Mosque and have declared that Eid-ul-Fitr 1439 AH will be Friday, 15 June 2018, Inshallah. Salat-ul-Eid at Canberra Mosque will be at 7:30am for an 8:00am start. Eid Mubarak.

‘Eid ul Fitr 1439AH salaah arrangements 15 or 16 June

*** ‘Eid date TBA pending announcement by Imams Council of ACT on Thu 14 June after Maghrib ***

The’ Eid day will be either Friday (15 June) or Saturday (16 June), subject to the announcement by the Imams Council of ACT.  Irrespective of the day, the ‘Eid Salaah at Masjid Canberra will inShaaAllaah start at 8:00am SHARP.  If you wish to attend the ‘Eid Salaah here at Masjid Canberra, plan to be here at 7:30am to ensure you do not miss the start of the Salaah.

The Islamic Society of Belconnen (Spence Mussallah) are organising the’ Eid Salaah at Exhibition Park in Canberra (EPIC), located in Mitchell  Their Salaah is planned for a 8:30am start. Further details can be found on their website: http://isb.org.au.

Prayer Timetable for Ramadan 1439AH

The orignal prayer timetable for Ramadan 1439AH was based on the month starting Wednesday, 16 May 2018.  With the announcement of the start of Ramadan being Thursday, 17 May 2018, the dates on the original timetable are out by one day. 

If you wish to obtain a corrected copy of the prayer timetable you can download it from this website as it has been updated.  If you continue to use existing printed copies of the prayer timetable, please beware that they will all be out by one day.

Start of Ramadan 1439 AH – Thursday, 17 May 2018

The Imams Council of ACT (Imam Mohammed Swaiti, Imam Nourredine Laraibi and Imam Adama Konda) have met after Maghrib today at the Canberra Masjid and have declared that fasting for Ramadan 1439 AH will start on Thursday, 17 May 2018, Inshallah. Therefore, Taraweeh prayers will start WEDNESDAY straight after ‘Isha’ at 7:15pm.

Hosting iftaars at the masjid

If you are interested in hosting an iftaar during Ramadan at the Canberra Masjid for the brothers & sisters attending the masjid, please contact Br Abdul Hakim or Br Khalid Yamin to ensure there are no clashes.

Taraweeh & Tahajjud prayers – Ramadan 1439AH

Taraweeh prayers will be held following ‘Isha’ prayers at 7.15pm every night during Ramadan inShaa’Allaah.

Our local brother, Br Hatem Saad will be leading Taraweeh every night throughout Ramadan.

Recordings of his Quran recitation during the month can be found here: https://isact.org.au/br-hatem-saad-quran-recitation/

Tahajjud Prayers will also being held at the Masjid at 4.00am in the last third of Ramadan.

Lecture this Sat 28 Apr

Date: Saturday, 28 Apr 2018
Topic: Characteristics of the Hypocrites
Time: After ‘Isha’ prayer (7.15pm)
Location: Masjid Canberra, 130 Empire Circuit, Yarralumla
Speaker: Br Abul Ehsan

There will separate arrangements for brothers and sisters as usual inShaa’Allaah. Audiovisual facilities also available for sisters.

New Qur’aan class every Wednesday

Date: From Wednesday, 14 Feb 2018 (every Wednesday)
Time: After Maghrib prayer
Location: Canberra Masjid, 130 Empire Circuit, Yarralumla
Speaker: Sh Abu Mous’ab
Cost: 
Free

Sh Abu Mous’ab will be conducting interactive Qur’aan class every Wednesday.  The classes will focus on reading, memorising and understanding the ayaat of the Qur’aan.
The classes are suitable for brothers and sisters inShaa’Allaah with the utilisation of the multimedia facilities at the masjid.

No registrations are necessary.

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

Lecture – Fri 22 Dec (after maghrib)

Date: Friday, 22 Dec 2017
Topic: the importance of ISLAMIC KNOWLEDGE and its effects
Time: After Maghrib prayer (8.15pm)
Location: Masjid Canberra, 130 Empire Circuit, Yarralumla
Speaker: Sh Abu Mous’ab

There will separate arrangements for brothers and sisters as usual inShaa’Allaah. Audiovisual facilities also available for sisters.

You are welcome to bring a plate of food to share with your brothers/sisters.