Assalamu Alaikum & Welcome to the Ottawa Mosque’s Website!

On this site, you will find key and important updates about the mosque, as well as interesting information about Islam, upcoming lectures, events and important messages from the Ottawa Muslim Association (OMA). Our goal is to keep the Ottawa Muslim community informed, so please be sure to visit our website often!

Alhamdulillah due to the great efforts and generous donations of the community, the mosque has completed many of its renovations. But, there’s still more to do! Please continue to show your support
by clicking here to make a donation online.

Please view the Photo Gallery to see some of the great progress made to date


Health Workshop

 Neck Pain, Headaches and Migraines 

Dr. Hamza Saif B.Sc. Dc., in collaboration with The Ottawa Muslim Association, is presenting a health workshop of the cause, affect, prevention and treatment of neck pain, headaches and migraines.

Dr. Saif is very passionate about education people on the importance of spinal health and related topics. He will be available to answer questions after the talk. We encourage you all to take advantage of this opportunity.


OMA Bathroom Renovation Project 

Bismillahi ArRahmani Raheem
Asalamu Alaikum wa Rahmatu Allah Wabarakatu
By the grace and blessings of Allah (S.W.T.), and the generous donations of the Muslim community, starting this Friday, May 15th at 6 a.m., Vision 21 H & M Construction will start on the mosque’s first phase of the bathroom renovation project.
Work will start on the sisters’ bathroom first, before the blessed month of Ramadan is upon us, and Insha Allah after Ramadan is over, work will commence with the second phase of the project on the brothers’ bathroom.
Please be advised that the sisters’ washroom will be closed, and the wudu area will be out of commission during this time. Portable potties will be placed outside for your convenience.  
Jazakum Allah Khair
The Ottawa Muslim Association Board of Directors and Council of Trusts



  Ontario's New Sex Ed Curriculum 

Tafseer of the Noble Quran  



Presented by Imam Abu al Abbas
Every Sunday after Al Magrib prayer
At the Ottawa Mosque


Intensive Course for Quran Recitation

Six sessions every Saturday between Magrib and Ishaa starting this Saturday, April 25th.  Presentation will be in English by Shiekh Ihab Toaima (Sheikh Ihab is a Hafiz of the Noble Quran, and he has his Ijazaa).

This program is open to everyone, brothers, sisters, young and old alike.


 OMA Friday Community Night

Topic:  "Tips in Memorizing the QURAN" 
Speakers:  Brother Ihab Teima
Place:  The Ottawa Mosque 
Date:  Friday, May 15, 2015
 Time:  8:25 pm (after Maghrib)


Om Al-Qura School
Location: 35 Melrose Ave., near Ottawa Mosque
Summer program July 6th - 31st
Monday to Friday from 1:00-4:30 pm
Fees are $100
Sept. - June on Saturdays from 1:00-5:00
Registration available online or at school on Saturdays only  
Fees are $150 for the school year
Arabic, Quran and Islamic Studies
Arabic Spelling Bee competitions
Quran competition and Islamic Drama
Amazing Race Game and lots of fun
Social worker and Martial Arts expert available in school to engage kids
Picnic and sports outings at Hintonburg Park - behind the school
Teachers speak Arabic, English and French
Scholarship available for committed students
        For more information visit

École élémentaire catholique
613 729-1463
35 Melrose Ave.
Ottawa, ON  K1Y 1T8

 Please Note

Imam Samy Metwally will be available in the masjid/mosque after each salat, from Fajir to Ishaa, to answer questions if he has no prior commitments. However, if you would like to make an appointment with Imam Samy, regarding a private/personal matter, he is available every Tuesday from 2:30 PM to 6 PM. Please call 613-722-8763, ext. 200 to book your appointment. Imam Samy can be reached by email at:

Quranic Verse of the week
 In the name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Merciful 
And We never sent a messenger save with the language of his folk, that he might make (the message) clear for them. Then Allah sendeth whom He will astray, and guideth whom He will. He is the Mighty, the Wise.
Surat 14: Ibrahim - Verse 3


Prayer Times

Fajr – The Iqama is fixed 1/2 hour after Athan 

Duhr – The Iqama is fixed at 1:20 pm  

Asr – The Iqama is fixed at 5:15 pm

Maghrib – The Iqama is 5 minutes after Athan

Ishaa – The Iqama is fixed 10 minutes after Athan 

The Jumaa Athan is fixed at

12:55 pm. The Iqamah is at 1:25 pm.

March – November
* In March (beginning from the 2nd Sunday in March) to November (beginning from the 1st Sunday in November) the Jumah prayer will be scheduled as follows:

12:55 p.m.
1:00 p.m.
Jumah Prayer
1:30 p.m

November – March
* In November (beginning from the 1st Sunday) to March (beginning from the 2nd Sunday) the Jumah prayer will be scheduled as follows:

12:25 p.m.
12:30 p.m.
Jumah Prayer
1:00 p.m