Jami Omar is pleased and honoured to announce to the Ottawa-Gatineau Community that Imam Owais Tilly has been appointed as the full-time Imam for Jami Omar. He will officially start his new position at Jami Omar on May 1,2015. Imam Owais completed his Islamic studies at Darul Uloom Al Arabiyayah Al Islamiyyah, South Africa. He is a Haafez of the Noble Quran and has an excellent academic profile. He is fluent in English and Arabic, and he possesses great communication and interpersonal skills. Imam Owais was born and raised in Canada, and thus he has a broad understanding of the challenges and issues facing Muslims in North America, especially our youth. Jami Omar is convinced that, by the Grace and Mercy of Allah SWT, Sheikh Owais will be a tremendous asset to Jami Omar and to the Ottawa-Gatineau Community at large. Sheikh Owais is planning to introduce a series of exciting programs for the benefit of our communitiy.
Haafez Anver, as the president of the Board at Jami Omar, is looking forward to working closely with Imam Owais in order to seamlessly integrate him in the role of Imam at Jami Omar and be part of the Ottawa Muslim community at large.
Please note that Jami Omar will be holding a welcoming event for the community to personally meet and greet Imam Owais. Please stay tuned for the announcement; we encourage everyone to attend.
Jami Omar Board of Directors
Three new fitness programs are available for registration.
TAEKWONDO PROGRAM TRAINING For Brothers by Master Ali
To build healthy and strong generations
Taekwondo Classes will start on Sunday February 15th, 2015
Twice a week in the Jami Omar Gym
Every Sunday from 1:00pm to 2:30pm, and
Friday from 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Registration can be done in person at Jami Omar before class starts.
Dear Brothers and Sisters
As-salaamu Alaikum - May Allah's peace and blessing be upon you and your families.
We are pleased to provide this progress report to our community on the Jami Omar Expansion and Community Center Project. Alhamdulillah, we are getting close to the outside construction.
Due to Daylight Saving time change, Madrasah Noorul Islam starts on Sunday, 2nd Nov, 2014 at 10:00 AM
The best talk is Allah's Book, and the best guidance is the guidance of Muhammad(SAW)
( Bukhari:Volume 8, Book 73, Number 120)