Tag Archives: mosques

Aitekaf mosques ramazan holy month Motakafeen Aitekaf observers Ramazan-ul-Mubarak 20

Thousands of faithful start observing ‘Aitekaf’

05 May, 2019 6:27 pm 6:27 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Thousands of faithful started observing ‘Aitekaf’ across the country at mosques from Sunday (Ramazan-ul-Mubarak 20) afternoon as almost all major mosques have already completed the registration process for the purpose. Mosques allocated places to worshipers on the first come first serve basis because of an ever increasing number of people willing … Read More

Sri Lanka, blocks, social media, Muslim, shops, mosques, attacked

Sri Lanka blocks social media after Muslim shops, mosques attacked

05 May, 2019 12:53 pm 12:53 pm

COLOMBO (Reuters) – Sri Lanka on Monday temporarily blocked some social media networks and messaging apps, including Facebook and WhatsApp, after attacks on mosques and Muslim-owned businesses in the worst unrest since Easter bombings by Islamist militants. The island nation has ramped up security as fears grow that minority Muslims among its population of 22 … Read More

Taraweeh prayers Taraweeh Qiyam prayers Mosques fasting fasts

Ramazan 2019: Taraweeh prayers offered in mosques across country

05 May, 2019 9:01 pm 9:01 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – With the start of the holy month of Ramazan, Taraweeh prayers were offered across country on Monday night. Today is the first fasting as millions of people attended the religious gathering and offered Teraweeh prayers. The Quranic verses were recited and special prayers held for the progress and prosperity of the … Read More

churches Sri lankans mosques attacks

Sri Lankans urged to avoid mosques, churches amid fears of more attacks

04 April, 2019 2:12 pm 2:12 pm

COLOMBO (Reuters) – Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena said on Friday police are looking for 140 people believed to have links with the Islamic State group, which has claimed responsibility for the Easter Sunday suicide bombings of churches and hotels. Muslims in Sri Lanka were urged to pray at home on Friday and not attend … Read More