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New Imam Sheikh Javed

Abu Bakr Masjid would like to introduce the new head imam, Sheikh Javed.
He will be leading the Jummah Salah on Friday 8th December.

Sheikh Javed has over 10 years experience as an imam, teacher and prison chaplain.
He has spent 13 years in Islamic institutions in the UK studying Islamic Sciences finally graduating as a Mufti, a Muslim legal expert who is empowered to give rulings on religious matters.

As the head Imam, Sheikh Javed will have overall responsibility of the Masjid with the support of the existing Imams. Through his leadership Insha’Allah ABM will be successful in achieving its target of being a community hub.

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Degree in Islamic Theology
  • Hafiz-ul Qur’an
  • Ijaza in Hadith
  • Ijaza in Qiraat Ashara
  • Languages: English, Spanish, Arabic, Urdu, Gujrati

Alhamdulillah he will be a great asset for the Reading community and we hope you will give him a warm welcome.

The Fiqh of Salah

Presented by Imam A.Bismillah

Every Wednesday after Isha at Abu Bakr Masjid.

10 weeks course covering essential topics on perfecting your Salah.
Starting Wednesday 5th October (first floor).
Sisters top floor.

Adult Classes

Arabic classes for adults.

Every Monday and Wednesday at Abu Bakr Masjid from 19:30 till 21:00.


Quaran/Tajwid classes for adults.

Every Tuesday and Thursday at Abu Bakr Masjid from 19:30 till 21:00.


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