Important Guidelines for Attending Prayers

The Islamic Association of Raleigh is open for the 5 daily prayers and Friday prayers at reduced capacity. Online registration is required for all shifts of Friday prayers until further notice.

Jumuah Info

The last shift of Jumuah will be held at 2:15 PM starting this Friday, November 6, due to the end of daylight saving time and to better accommodate school schedules. As such, Jumuah shifts will be held at 11 AM, 12 PM, 1 PM, and 2:15 PM.

Al-Ma'idah Kitchen & Café

Al-Ma'idah Kitchen & Café is now accepting online orders! Please order from Al-Ma'idah website by clicking the button below.

Bring the Masjid Home

We're thrilled that you're tuning into our Fall Programming with Parting Advice on Sundays at 7:30pm with our Imams.

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#GivingTuesday Donation Matching

Due to the contributions of a few generous individuals, we are excited to offer 100% donation matching during the week of #GivingTuesday. This means that for every $1 you donate, your masjid will receive $2 up to the first $5,000. Donate to your masjid now and double your reward!
Want to triple your donation?
Numerous employers offer donation matching programs too! Visit our Double the Donation page to learn more. If you donate this week and your company matches your donation that means for every $1 you give, your masjid will receive $3!
Prefer to give via check or in person? Reach out to our fundraising teamand they will ensure your donation this week is also matched!

If you would like to continue the momentum and match the next $5,000, please respond to this email.

Al Iman School Open House

Al Iman School is inviting new parents to their virtual Middle School Open House! Come learn about the various programs Al Iman School offers including academic, Islamic development, community engagement, and enrichment opportunities. Register at


IAR Food Pantry

IAR Food Pantry is need of your donations. Drop off your donation of non-perishable food items at the IAR masjid or donate online. To donate online and contribute to the Needy Fund, use the following link: Please note, this month, Food Pantry will be open on December 12th at 10am. IAR-Food-Pantry.png

Free COVID-19 testing at IAR

Your masjid is delighted to host a partner offering free drive thru COVID testing this Saturday, November 21st! No insurance and no appointment is necessary, but you're highly encouraged to preregister. Link to register.
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General Body Report 2020

Here is the IAR General Body Report for 2020. GB Report 2020.pdf

Annual General Body Meeting

Your masjid will hold an annual general body meeting at 2:00 pm on Saturday November 14th. This meeting will be held online with presentations on IAR financials as well as masjid accomplishments and plans. We look forward to community participation and want to hear from you! Click here to register via Facebook. unnamed.png

Conviction Circle

We are delighted to announce the kick off of IAR's very own Conviction Circle! We'll meet every Wednesday starting November 11th at 7:45pm. Using Yaqeen Institute's research publications will give you the chance to explore faith in a thoughtful space with a diverse group of people. Applications are required and due Thursday, November 5th at 8pm. Fun Fact: our very own Imam AbuTaleb assisted in putting together the curriculum! Apply here: Conviction Circle
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Reopening IAR Youth Activities Survey

This survey is designed to assess the need and the demand for reopening IAR Youth activities. The survey is simply an initial assessment. The Youth Committee is working with a team to determine the feasibility of reopening activities and will send further information once more is available to share. Your participation in the survey will provide us with vital information in making decisions regarding reopening. Link to survey.

IAR Challenges the Triangle Muslim Community

Seeking experienced CEO

The IAR, a non-profit membership-based community organization, seeks an experienced CEO to lead a central Raleigh area mosque with over 3,500 weekly attendees.

The CEO will coordinate day-to-day operations, ensure the financial health of the IAR, translate strategy into measurable action, and invest in building strong and capable staff.

Please review the job description before applying for this position.

Please send your resume with a cover letter to and three references and salary requirements with the job code of IAR-CEO.

IAR Annual Report

It is with the blessings of Allah (SWT) that the IAR has continued to make progress during the year 2018-2019.

We are pleased to recognize IAR's achievements and to thank IAR members and fellow Muslims for your dedicated efforts and sincere help to strengthen our plans to move forward.

The IAR General Body Report (pdf) summarizes all of the accomplishments and future plans of our standing committees.

Imam Baianonie's Book on Fiqh

Alhamdulillah our respected Imam Baianonie's book on Fiqh is now available to download.

Differences in Fiqh Made Easy (pdf)

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December 04, 2020Rabi' al-thani 18, 1442 Hijri

Prayer Times

Friday, December 04 2020




Fajr 5:39 AM 6:15 AM
Shuruq 7:09 AM
Dhuhr 12:10 PM 1:35 PM
Asr 2:42 PM 3:30 PM
Maghrib 5:04 PM 5:14 PM
Isha 6:30 PM 7:30 PM

December prayer schedule

Prayer times on your phone:

Friday Prayer Schedule

  • 1st Shift:
    Khutba 11:00 / Salah 11:15

    Sensing the Struggle of My Brothers and Sisters

    Imam Mohamed AbuTaleb

    ►► Registration Required

  • 2nd Shift:
    Khutba 12:00 / Salah 12:15

    Take Advantage of Five Before Five

    Fiaz Fareed

    ►► Registration Required

  • 3rd Shift:
    Khutba 1:00 / Salah 1:15

    The Parable of the Good and Bad Tree

    AbdulMateen Firoz

    ►► Registration Required

  • 4th Shift:
    Khutba 2:15 / Salah 2:30

    Glimpses from his life

    Imam Muamar Dahnoun

    ►► Registration Required