Srinagar: There would be no congregational Friday and Taraweeh prayers in Jamia Masjid Srinagar for the holy month of Ramadhan in view of the ongoing coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic, the grand mosque’s management said on Wednesday.
“In view of the ongoing coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic Anjuman Auqaf Jama Masjid Srinagar keeping in view the strict medical advisories of maintaining social distance by health experts will continue with the suspension of Friday congregations and Taraweeh prayers in Jamia Masjid, till the situation returns to normal, In Sha Allah,” the Anjuman Auqaf Jama Masjid Srinagar said in a statement issued here today.
So, it is suggested to Muslims to offer Taraweeh along with the mandatory daily five time prayers at homes and seek Almighty Allah’s refuge from the pandemic, it added.
Meanwhile, the Anjuman has felicitated and expressed good wishes to the Muslim Ummah especially the Muslims of Jammu & Kashmir on the arrival of the holy month of Ramadhan.
The Anjuman prayed to Almighty Allah to “bestow us with Eemaan, Ikhlaas and good health to spend this holy month with full sincerity and dedication”.
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