Jama Masjid

Delhi's iconic Jama Masjid reopens for public

Syed Ahmed Bukhari, Shahi Imam of the mosque said that it will remain open from 9 am to 10 pm and social distancing norms will be followed.

published on : 4th July 2020

Iconic Jama Masjid restoration project halted due to non-availability of funds 

According to the officials, a couple of jharokhas (overhanging enclosed balcony) and one of its iconic minarets — which is open for the sightseers — need immediate attention. 

published on : 21st June 2020

Jama Masjid closed till June 30 due to 'critical' COVID-19 situation in Delhi: Shahi Imam

It has been decided that from 'maghrib' (sunset) on Thursday till June 30, no congregational prayers will be performed in the Jama Masjid.

published on : 11th June 2020

Jama Masjid shut, limited devotees; city to see Eid like never before

In the final lap of Ramzan, just a couple of days before the last fasting day, schedule of congregational Eid namaaz at mosques across the national capital were put up in Muslims neighbourhoods.

published on : 23rd May 2020

Tweeple hail as protesters sing 'Jan Gan Man' at Jama Masjid

The 57-second clip that shows protesters across all age groups holding national flags, banners and candles has overwhelmed many Twitter users.

published on : 9th January 2020

Muslim clerics supporting government on Citizenship Act being isolated

While many wondered as to why the Shahi Imam of Jama Masjid supported the CAA, a few are being trolled on social media for taking the side of the government.

published on : 22nd December 2019

Want peace: Locals in Jama Masjid area offer roses to police amid Citizenship Act protests

The locals handed over roses to Deputy Commissioner of Police (Central) Mandeep Singh Randhawa and his additional DCP.

published on : 20th December 2019

Srinagar's Jama Masjid reopens for prayers for the first time since revocation of Article 370

The cleric (Imam) of the grand mosque said the management decided to open the mosque for devotees after improvement in the situation.

published on : 18th December 2019

Citizenship Act has nothing to do with Indian Muslims: Imam Bukhari

Syed Ahmed Bukhari also explained the difference between the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and the National Register of Citizens (NRC), saying they are two different things.

published on : 18th December 2019