Blog

Prayer Schedule

Sunday, July 21, 2024
15 Muharram 1445

Starts Iqamah
Fajr1 5:04 6:00
Zuhr 1:44 2:00
Asr 5:28 6:45
Maghrib 8:52
Isha 10:18 10:30
1. Fajr ends at 6:39
2. The 1st Jum'ah service starts 2:00pm and the 2nd one at 2:55pm sharp

Monday, July 22, 2024
16 Muharram 1445

Starts Iqamah
Fajr1 5:05 6:00
Zuhr 1:44 2:00
Asr 5:28 6:45
Maghrib 8:51
Isha 10:17 10:30
1. Fajr ends at 6:40
2. The 1st Jum'ah service starts 2:00pm and the 2nd one at 2:55pm sharp

Al-Farooq Masjid

442 14th Street NW
Atlanta, GA 30318
(404) 874-7521
(404) 919-7521
Directions    Email us

Fitrah - 2 Ramadan 1444

Posted on Friday, March 24, 2023 6:54 pm

Welcoming Ramadan - 1 Ramadan 1444

Posted on Wednesday, March 22, 2023 8:46 pm

Ramadan 2023 Updates

Posted on Friday, March 17, 2023 1:00 pm

UPDATE: The moon was not sighted today (Tuesday), therefore, tomorrow (Wednesday) will be the 30th day of Shaban. Insha’Allah the first night of Tarawih prayers is Wednesday night right after Isha prayer (9:09pm) and the first day of fasting is Thursday.

1. Depending on the sighting of the moon, the Month of Ramadhan will start either on Wednesday or Thursday, March 22 or 23, 2023. Please follow Al-Farooq Masjid website for updates.

2. Masjid will remain open at full capacity for all activities, including five times daily prayers, open Iftar Dinner, Taraweeh, and Itikaf during the last ten days of Ramadhan.

3. Dates and water bottles will be provided to all for Iftar (breaking fast) before Maghrib at the lobby of the Masjid.

4. Open dinner will be served to the community immediately after Maghrib Salah at the lowest parking level of the Masjid.

Appeal for Donations for the month of Ramadhan
The Messenger Muhammad (saws) said, "Every deed of the son of Adam will be multiplied for him, between ten and seven hundred times for each merit. Allah said: 'Except for fasting, for it is for Me and I shall reward for it." (Ibn Majah). All the community members are requested to send their donations to Al-Farooq Masjid and to its various units and programs. For online donation, please follow the links bellow:

Ramadhan Iftar:

Feeding Fasting people (Iftar Dinner):
1. $80 for 10 people, $160 for 20 people
2. $320 for 40 people, $400 for 50 people,
3. $800 for 100 people, $1600 for 200 people
4. $3200 for the entire Iftar day).
For details or questions, please text or call to: Mufti Muhammad Sajid at 678-886-3457

Zakah for the poor and needy
2.5% from the savings including cash, gold, and silver

Sadaqatul Fitr $10 per every individual in the family

Darul Uloom Hifz Program:
Sponsor a Hifz student for $6000 per year (Zakah eligible)

Darun Noor Academy
Sponsor a student for $6000 per year (Zakah eligible)

Al-Farooq Masjid Cemetery

Al-Farooq Masjid Gymnasium Community Gym


Ramadan Calendar

Posted on Friday, March 17, 2023 9:39 am


Turkey Earthquake Victims Relief Supplies Donations

Posted on Friday, February 24, 2023 7:34 am

Marriage in Islam Symposium Sun. Sept 11 @ 10am

Posted on Friday, September 9, 2022 4:01 pm


Feed One Meal Program (2022-2023)

Posted on Sunday, August 7, 2022 1:11 pm


Islam in Fifteen Words

Posted on Thursday, July 28, 2022 10:11 pm

Free Online Classes on Islam

Posted on Thursday, July 28, 2022 7:01 pm

Classes are open for registration and are completely free! These classes are meant to educate Muslims and non-Muslims about the basics of what you need to know to practice Islam. 

Free Beginners Class - Every Sunday 
Timing - 1:00pm until 2:00pm ET
Topics include Faith, Salah (prayer), Ablution, Fasting, Charity, Pilgrimage and Hadith
Register Here: https://us04web.zoom.us/meeting/register/v5Uodu-hpjkpK1W36kj4F5U2T7AGTNTvuw 

Free Intermediate Class - Every Sunday
Timing - 11:00am until 12:00pm ET
Topics include Stories of the Prophets, Ethics and Etiquettes of Islam, Seerah (Life of the Prophet) and explanation of select passages from the Qur'an. 
Register Here: https://us04web.zoom.us/meeting/register/uZMsdOyorDgjApWG9u3loGVFnc2LvtBmrg

If you are a new Muslim and would like to join our support group, please email musheer@alfarooqmasjid.org

Click here for more information


Eid ul-Ahda (Photos)

Posted on Saturday, July 9, 2022 11:24 am


Sisters' Classes Resume

Posted on Friday, July 1, 2022 2:25 pm

Sisters' classes are resuming soon at the masjid. Here are the classes that are active:

Qur'an Reading and Recitation Class - Every Sunday at 2:00pm in the basement classrooms (Sisters only).

Halaqah - Every third Saturday at 1:00pm (Sisters only) in the basement Abu Bakr Hall (Sisters only).

Please contact Sr. Baherrah Music at akbarmusic@aol.com with any questions.


Eid ul Adha Announcement

Posted on Thursday, June 30, 2022 7:38 am

Eid Mubarak!  Eid ul Adha important dates:

  • 1st of Dhul Hijjah is Thursday, June 30, 2022
  • Arafah Day is Friday, July 8, 2022**
  • Eid ul Adha is Saturday, July 9, 2022

Eid ul Adha Salah Timings at Al-Farooq:

  • 1st Salah: 8:00am
  • 2nd Salah: 8:30am
  • 3rd Salah: 9:00am
  • 4th Salah: 9:30am

**Abu Qatadah Al-Ansari (ra) narrated, ‘The Messenger of Allah (ﷺ) was asked about fasting on the day of Arafah (the 9th of the month of Dhul Hijjah). He replied, "Fasting on the day of Arafah is an expiation for the preceding year and the following year.” He was also asked about fasting on the day of Ashura (the 10th of the month of Muharram). He replied, “Fasting on the day of Ashura is an expiation for the preceding year.” The Messenger of Allah (ﷺ) was also asked about fasting on Monday, and he replied, "This is the day on which I was born and the day on which I was sent (with the Message of Islam) and the day on which I received revelation." Related by Muslim.


Stay Positive

Posted on Thursday, June 23, 2022 7:32 am

Piglets and Their Mothers

Posted on Wednesday, June 22, 2022 5:46 am

Non-Human Persons

Posted on Monday, June 20, 2022 9:13 am

MOHID is Al-Farooq Masjid's preferred method of accepting donations/payments.

Donate

Please write a check to “Al-Farooq Masjid” and either put it within a donation box at the masjid or mail it to:

Al-Farooq Masjid
442 14th Street NW
Atlanta, GA 30318

1st Jum'ah Service: 2:00pm (English Bayaan starts at 1:50pm)

2nd Jum'ah Service: 2:55pm sharp

Please select Lovejoy Muslim Cemetery as the category to make payments for Cemetery services.  Call or text Fareed Ahmed with questions at 678-368-3939.

Payment

From your mobile phone, click the below link to be added to our Masjid announcements group via WhatsApp.

Local ATL & U.S. numbers: JOIN OUR WHATSAPP GROUP!

International Users: Join our International WhatsApp Group

(Note: An international group was created to prevent unwanted spam messages to our local residents - we will try to monitor all groups as best as we can.  JZAK!)

Follow us on Instagram!

Surely those who guard (against evil) are in a secure place, In gardens and springs;

Qur'an 44:51-52