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

For appointments with Imam Samy, please visit Imam's Page.






Ottawa-Gatineau Mosques Condemn the Horrific Mass Shooting in Florida

Le groupement des centres islamiques de la grande région d’Ottawa et Gatineau condamnent fermement la tuerie horrible en Floride

The United Muslim Organizations of Ottawa Gatineau (UMO-OG) strongly condemn the mass shooting in Orlando on Sunday, June 12, 2016. We extend our sincerest condolences to the victims and their families.
 We believe that human life is sacred in Islam and protecting it is one of the main objectives of our religion. Such horrible acts of hatred and violence are forbidden in Islam and we firmly stand against any and all attempts to link these crimes to our faith. 
Le groupement des centres islamiques de la grande région d’Ottawa et Gatineau condamnent fermement la tuerie qui a eue lieu à Orlando le dimanche 12 Juin 2016. Nous adressons nos plus sincères condoléances aux victimes et à leurs familles.
Nous croyons que la vie humaine est sacrée dans l'Islam et que sa protection est l'un des principaux objectifs de notre religion. Ces horribles actes de haine et de violence sont interdits dans l'islam et nous nous tenons fermement contre toute tentative de lier ces crimes à notre foi.
 United Muslim Organizations Ottawa-Gatineau (UMO-OG)

1. Assunah Muslim Association (AMA)
2. Centre Islamique de L'Outaouais à Gatineau
3. Islam Care Centre
4. Islamic Society of Cumberland (Masjid Bilal)
5. Islamic Society of Gloucester
6. Islamic Society of Sandy Hill (Taqwa Mosque)
7. Jamiatul Muslemeen of Ottawa-Carleton (Jami Omar)
8. Kanata Muslim Association (KMA) 
9. La mosquée d'Aylmer
10. Muslim Association of Canada- Ottawa Chapter (MAC) 
11. Ottawa Muslim Association (OMA)
12. South Nepean Muslim Community (SNMC)

Ramadaan (1437 - 2016) Announcement
In the name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Merciful. All praise is for Allah Almighty. May the peace and blessing be upon the Messenger of Allah, his family, the faithful companions, and those who follow them.
Based on the moon sighting confirmation consistent with the global moon sighting criterion, the Council hereby declares that the first of Ramadhan will be on Monday, June 6, 2016. Accordingly, Taraweeh prayers will begin on the night of Sunday, June 5, 2016, insha-Allah.
The Council of Imams of Ottawa-Gatineau extends its congratulations and best wishes to all Canadians and Muslim communities across Canada upon the arrival of this blessed month. We hope that our fasting and good deeds will be accepted and well-received by Allah Almighty. We call upon all Canadians and Muslims to help one another in the act of piety and righteousness, unite on the truth, and forsake all that could lead to conflicts and divisions.
Let us seize this opportunity and earn the pleasure of our Creator, Allah Subhanahu wa Ta’aala.
The Council of Imams of Ottawa-Gatineau (CIOG)
Signed by:
Imam Ahmad Limame – Outaouis Islamic Centre
Imam Anver Malam – Jami Omar
Imam Ismail Albatnuni – AMA (Masjid ar-Rahmah)
Imam Mohammed Badat – Masjid Bilal
Imam Mohammed Lahlou – Masjid of Aylmer
Imam Owais Tilly - Jami Omar
Imam Samy Metwally – OMA (Main Masjid)
Imam Sikandar Hashmi – Kanata Muslim Association 
Imam Zijad Delic – SNMC




Alhamdulillah, with Allah’s Grace and Blessing, the OMA general body meeting that was scheduled for November 8th was a great success with an acquired quorum of 15% of all voting members. The general body members came to a unanimous agreement to go ahead with the negotiations and purchase of the church.

 Please stay tuned for further updates on this historical development.



Quranic Verse of the week
 In the name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Merciful 
And when your Lord proclaimed: If ye give thanks, I will give you more; but if ye are thankless, lo! My punishment is dire. (7) And Moses said: Though ye and all who are in the earth prove thankless, lo! Allah verily is Absolute, Owner of Praise. (8)
Surat 14: Ibrahim - Verse 7 and 8


Prayer Times

Click here for a downloadable PDF Ramadan Calendar

Fajr – Iqamah is fixed 30 minutes after Athan

Duhr – Is fixed at 1:20 p.m.

Asr – Is fixed at 5:00 p.m.

Maghrib – Iqamah is fixed 5 minutes after Adhan

Ishaa – Iqamah is fixed 10 minutes after Adhan

Jumah – Adhan is fixed at 12:55 p.m. (khotbah is at 1:00 p.m.), Iqama is at 1:30 p.m

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

Click here for a downloadable PDF Ramadan Calendar