ACJU issues guidance with regard to last 10 days of Ramadan

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Considering the current situation in the country, the All Ceylon Jamiyyathul Ulama (ACJU) in a statement has urged the Muslim community to follow below mentioned guidelines with regard to the last 10 days of the Holy Month of Ramadan.

  • Please involve yourself in abundant Ibadath during these days and make special dua to ease the situation.
  • Regarding security of the masjid and your locality, Masjid Trustees and responsible persons together are requested to discuss with the Police and other security authorities to make necessary security arrangements. 
  • Involving in unnecessary activities such as playing games on the streets and behaving in a manner which will cause hindrance for others should be completely avoided. 
  • Ibadath during the last 10 nights, especially the 27th night, should be done with consideration of the situation of the locality. All these arrangements should be concluded within a period of time.
  • In areas where it is safe and suitable to conduct the night prayers, arrangements should be made with the assistance of respective area Police. 
  • Those who intend to perform I’thikaf should take the situation of the locality into consideration and obtain the approval from the local police station through respective masjids. 
  • It is advisable to refrain from performing I’thikaf in areas where safety is a concern.
  • May Almighty Allah accept all our good deeds performed during this Ramadan and bring peace and prosperity to our Motherland.