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Friday, April 16, 2021
4 Ramadan 1442

Starts Iqamah
Fajr1 5:37 5:57
Zuhr 1:37 2:00
Asr 5:16 6:30
Maghrib 8:14
Isha 9:32 9:37
1. Fajr ends at 7:05
2. The 1st Jum'ah service starts 2:00pm and the 2nd one at 3:00pm sharp

Saturday, April 17, 2021
5 Ramadan 1442

Starts Iqamah
Fajr1 5:36 5:56
Zuhr 1:37 2:00
Asr 5:16 6:30
Maghrib 8:15
Isha 9:33 9:38
1. Fajr ends at 7:04
2. The 1st Jum'ah service starts 2:00pm and the 2nd one at 3:00pm sharp

Al-Farooq Masjid

442 14th Street NW
Atlanta, GA 30318
(404) 874-7521
(404) 919-7521
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Ramadan Donations & Zakat ul Fitr

Posted on Friday, April 24, 2020 6:01 am

Ramadan Mubarak!  Alhamdulilah Ramadan is not only about fasting, but also about giving.  Due to the Masjid closure and transition to virtual learning and programming, your donations and support are critical to our success.  If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to text 404-919-7521, so that we may assist you as quickly as possible.  Jazakullah Khair!

Masjid Operation
Support the maintenance, staff, and general expenses of the Masjid

Darul Uloom
Support and sponsor students in their efforts to memorize the Qur'an.  Students are also Zakat eligible. 

Dar Un Noor Academy
Support and sponsor students in our private K-12 school.  Some students are also Zakat eligible. 

Sadaqa 
General fund to support those in need and not Zakat eligible.

Zakat
Obligatory 2.5% charitable wealth donation.

Zakat ul Fitr - $8 per person** (Venmo or Cash App preferred)
Obligatory for any Muslim who possesses food in excess of their need.  Head of the household can pay on behalf of their dependents.  This can be paid throughout the month of Ramadan but prior to Eid ul Fitr Salah.  Debit card only.

**An additional $.50 charge will be applied to compensate for transaction fees for Zatkt ul Fitr.  You can also give with Venmo or CashApp to prevent this fee. 

Venmo (@alfarooq) - 404-874-7521
Venmo can be used for any of the above categories including Zakat ul Fitr.  Please drop us a note as to where you would like the funds to go.

Cash App ($alfarooqmasjid)
Cash App can be used for any of the above categories including Zakat ul Fitr.  Please drop us a note as to where you would like the funds to go.



Ramadan Announcement

Posted on Thursday, April 23, 2020 8:30 pm

InshaAllah Friday, April 24th will be the 1st day of fasting. We pray that Allah will accept our fasting and Dua's this Ramadan.

For safety reasons, all Masjid activities will continue to be suspended. Please be sure to check our website and other platforms for virtual programming/learning activities.

Jazakullah Khair!


1. Pensées, Thoughts

Posted on Thursday, April 23, 2020 8:26 pm

Iftar/Taraweeh Announcement & Ramadan Schedule

Posted on Tuesday, April 21, 2020 10:22 pm

In order to comply with social distancing guidelines and to help combat the spread of coronavirus, there will be no community iftar or Taraweeh Salah during Ramadan this year and the Masjid will remain closed. We encourage you to plan for iftar with your family at your home. We pray that Allah keeps everyone in His Protection and May He enable us to use this time to increase His remembrance at our houses inshaAllah.

Our Imam's have developed programming for you to practice at home with your family.  InshaAllah weekly Zoom/Online classes will be available.  To stay current with all of our activities, please join our WhatsApp group by clicking this link.

(Click image below to downlod PDF)


Ramadan Planner

Posted on Monday, April 20, 2020 7:10 am

Due to the Masjid closures, our Imam's have provided 63 pages of guidance to help us during Ramadan.  Please download/print the below and feel free to contact us with any questions.
(Click the below image to download the PDF)


All Activities Suspended Until Further Notice

Posted on Tuesday, March 24, 2020 12:51 pm

On March 23, 2020 Georgia’s Governor announced a ban on gatherings above 10 people.  With the rapid growth of Coronavirus infections, Management has decided to suspend all activities including:

- Jama’at (congregational) five daily prayers
- Jama’at (congregational) Friday Jummah prayers
- All daily, weekly or monthly activities including Hifz Graduation

Both Al-Farooq Masjid and Masjid Omar bin Abdul Aziz (Gwinnett) will remain closed until further notice.  We will continue to monitor the situation daily and will provide updates on our website inshaAllah and WhatsApp group.  Please continue to follow the guidelines as stated by the Center for Disease Control and keep our Ummah in your prayers.  


Message to Our Community

Posted on Monday, March 23, 2020 5:04 am


Jummah Announcement for Fri., March 20

Posted on Tuesday, March 17, 2020 10:11 am

Please do not attempt to visit/attend the Masjid during the time of Jummah.  Please use the this guidance to perform Jummah at home or in private groups:


Duas for Recitation

Posted on Sunday, March 15, 2020 3:32 pm


Coronavirus Information from Dr. Siddiq

Posted on Friday, March 13, 2020 4:29 pm

The Divine Scale and the Positive Attitude

Posted on Monday, March 9, 2020 6:55 pm

Al-Farooq Masjid COVID-19 Guidance

Posted on Monday, March 9, 2020 5:01 am

With the ongoing spread of COVID-19 your health and safety are our priority.  Masjid management is actively monitoring the situation and is taking the appropriate steps to maintain a safe environment for our community.  The Center for Disease Control has issued guidance on what is currently known about the Coronavirus Disease.

There are many steps each for us can take to minimize the risk of spreading germs.  Our management is strongly urging community members to follow the below guidance:

Stay home if you are sick.  
To help prevent further spread, please try to stay home if you are sick, avoid public areas and public transportation.  Also, try to limit contact with others.  Symptoms include fever, cough, and shortness of breath.

Seek medical attention as necessary.
If you develop symptoms, have been in close contact with a person known to have COVID-19 or have traveled from an area with widespread or ongoing community spread, contact your doctor immediately.

Limit non-essential travel or unnecessary mass gatherings.
Please try to limit non-essential travel.  This would include visiting public spaces that could aid in the further spread of the disease.

Wash your hands frequently.
Washing your hands frequently is key to preventing infection or the spread of COVID-19.  We encourage you to sanitize your home, workspace, and other common areas.

Cover your cough or sneeze.
If you are sick and are unable to stay home, please consider using a face mask to prevent further spread. 

Educate yourself.
Visit https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/about/index.html for updated information regarding the COVID-19 disease.


The Magic Key

Posted on Friday, February 28, 2020 7:06 pm

Show Mercy and Mercy Will Be Shown to You

Posted on Friday, February 28, 2020 7:06 pm

Mufti Samir Wahid gives the Friday khutbah at Al-Farooq Masjid (mA his first time doing it there). His grandfather (from mother's side) just passed away last night. Inna lillahi wa inna ilayhi raji'un (Indeed, to Allah we belong and to Allah we shall return). May Allah SWT forgive him all his sins and grant him nothing short of Jannatul Firdaus.


Family Night - Friday March 6 after Maghrib

Posted on Tuesday, February 25, 2020 11:58 am


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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

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

Qur'an 44:51-52