Ghiyarvi Shareef August 2019

Our monthly Ghiyarvi Sharif will be held this Sunday 25th of August 2019. The programme will start after Zhur Namaz at 2:00 pm
The main talk will be given in English by our special guest speaker Allama Maulana Imam Adil Shehzad Sahib. Support will be provided by Naat Khwains and our own Ullema. 

The programme will end with a communal Dua and distribution of food. Please attend with your sons and friends to benefit from this spiritual and educational gathering.


Swafia Collection for Wakefield Hospice

As in previous years we will be joining other Wakefield mosques to raise funds for a very deserving cause, Wakefield Hospice, who provide support and care for terminal patients at the end of their life.

Please be generous with your donations at our collection after Jumma prayers on Friday 30th of August.  Lets try to improve on the total raised last year by all mosques of £1885

Eid Family Fun Day 2019

All welcome to come and celebrate Eid ul Adha at the Eid Family Fun Day to be held at Lightwaves this Saturday 24 August any time between 1:00 and 4:00 pm.  See the poster below for details. 

At Lightwaves Leisure and Community Centre on Lower York Street Wakefield, WF1 3LJ. 

Eid ul Adha 2019

Eid Announcement

Eid ul Adha (or “Bakra / Qurbani Eid”) to mark the end if Haj will  In Sha Allah be celebrated starting on Monday the 12th of August 2019.

Eid ul Adha Namaz Prayers

There will be two jamaats for Eid ul Adha at Jamia Masjid Swafia. The jamaat will stand at the time below.  Please arrive earlier for the special talk.
First Jamaat : 8:30 am
Second Jamaat : 10:00 am

Can all locals please walk to the masjid for Eid Namaz. Others should share a car and park carefully so we can make best use of our limited parking facilities without disturbing our neighbours.

You should follow the sunnah and walk to the Masjid for Eid while reciting the takbir in a louder voice :

“Allahu-Akbar, Allahu-Akbar. La ila-ha ill-lal-lahu. Allahu-Akbar, Allahu Akbar. Wa-lilahill hamd.”

You should return home by a different route.

Please forward these details to all that may benefit from them.

Eid Mubarak to all from everyone at Jamia Masjid Swafia !!

Other Wakefield Eid Jamaats

Ghausia Masjid, Duke of York Street
First Jamaat : 9:00 am
Second Jamaat : 10:00 am

Madina Masjid, Agbrigg
First Jamaat : 8:45 am **
Second Jamaat : 10:15 am

** Please Note the time for the first jamaat at Madina Masjid has been updated.