Itikaf is offered during the last ten nights. Pre-registration is required below. We hope your Itikaf at IAR is pleasant and comfortable. JazakAllah Khair.

We take your safety seriously. For any assistance or information, please do not hesitate to contact our Safety and Security team at (919) 357-2370 | (919) 357-3811 | [email protected].

Please read and adhere to the following guidelines:

  1. All Itikaf participants are required to pre-register.
  2. Registration is offered on a first-come, first served basis as capacity allows
  3. No other activities are allowed other than participating in worship for Itikaf.
  4. Children under the age of 17 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian at all times.
  5. Parents/guardians bear full responsibility for their children.
  6. For safety reasons, no sister can stay individually by herself. There should be a group of at least three mature sisters that are allowed to stay.
  7. Gender separation etiquette is to be respected at all times.
  8. Children who cause any mischief will be sent home with their parents. 
  9. External doors to the facility will be locked overnight. Arrive on time to prevent access issues.
  10. DO NOT modify lights, the thermostat, any equipment, or furniture or setup at any time. 
  11. DO NOT use carpets as blankets or pillows. Please place your bed sheet on them if you sleep on them. 
  12. DO NOT interfere with the cleaning crew’s cleaning schedule.
  13. DO NOT bring or use cooking equipment.
  14. Follow updated guidelines from Management and Security.
  15. If you see something, say something! Report any incidents/complaints to the Security Team. (919) 357-2370 or (919) 357-3811 or [email protected].

We recommend an optional donation of $15/night to offset the costs of Suhoor, security, utilities, etc.

Registration Form

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