Saturday, March 2, 2024

Topic: Jamia Masjid

Kashmir: Friday prayer disallowed in Jamia Masjid over fear of protests over Israel-Palestine war

Authorities closed Kashmir's Jamia Masjid on Friday in view of apprehensions of protests over the Israel-Palestine war. Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, recently released from house...

In Photos: Srinagar’s Jamia Masjid observes Laylatul Qadr after four years

In Srinagar’s old city, the historic Jamia Masjid reverberated with nasheeds and duas after four years of enforced silence. 

Kashmir: Jamia Masjid’s gates locked on Shab-e-Barat, Mehbooba terms it “violation of fundamental rights”

Locking up historic Jamia Masjid in Srinagar on Shab-e-Barat is a brazen violation of fundamental rights and religious freedom guaranteed by the Indian Constitution, said former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Mehbooba Mufti.

Mirwaiz again stopped from delivering Friday sermon at Srinagar’s Jamia Masjid

Hurriyat Conference chairperson, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, was again stopped by police from leaving his house to deliver the sermon at Kashmir’s historic Jamia Masjid. Earlier,...

Ban for special Ramadan prayers at Srinagar Jamia Masjid hurts believers

On the last Friday of Ramadan, women desperately offered afternoon prayer outside the locked gates of Jamia Masjid. On the previous evening, the doors...