Jumu’ah Khutbah 22 March 2019 (after the massacre in Christchurch, New Zealand)

In the wake of the massacre in Christchurch, New Zealand, the Society has decided to publish the Khutbah (sermon) delivered at the Canberra Mosque by Imam Mohammed Swaiti on 22 March 2019. 

The Khutbah (including a downloadable PDF version) can be found here: https://isact.org.au/jumuah-khutbah-22-march-2019/

How to Perform Hajj

On Friday, 13 July 2018, 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, 13 July 2018, after Isha (7:15pm) at Masjid Canberra

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.

Eid-ul-Adha 1439H on TUESDAY, 21 August 2018

On behalf of the Imams Council of ACT, Imam Adama Konda has announced that since the Day of Arafah will fall on Monday, 20 August 2018, Eid-ul-Adha will Inshallah be on TUESDAY, 21 August 2018.

Salat-ul-Eid at the Canberra Mosque will be at 7:30am for an 8:00am start. Eid Mubarak.

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.