O mankind, fear your Lord, who created you from one soul and created from it its mate and dispersed from both of them many men and women. And fear Allah, through whom you ask one another, and the wombs. Indeed Allah is ever, over you, an Observer.”
Our Imam Uzair is a highly regarded, registered marriage celebrant who has solemnized hundreds of marriages not only in Queensland and Australia but all over the world with his prayers and Allah’s (swt) blessings. We would like to congratulate you on your upcoming marriage and may Allah (swt) bless you and your family. We will be honoured to be part of this noble celebration and assist you with the Islamic and legal requirement of Nikah (Marriage) as per the Australian Marriage Act.
The following are the basic guidelines and documents required on the marriage process. However, we highly recommend you to reach out to us for a more detailed and updated information and we will be able to do a review of your marriage application details beforehand.
• A copy of a government identification card for each party signing must be attached.
• A copy of previous marriage or divorce documents must be attached.
• Consent is required for a virgin female by her parent guardian either through his presence or by presenting an official consent from him unless she can submit proof that negates the necessity of his consent.
• The applicant must not be associated with a valid legal marriage.
• There is a fee for producing the marriage contract and issuing the religious marriage certificate.
• Any information provided by the applicant in this form will not be disclosed without their consent unless disclosure becomes religiously or legally necessary
“Make things easy for people and do not make them difficult, and cheer people up and do not drive them away.”
- Prophet Muhammad (Peace Be Upon Him)
Like the rest of the Muslim world, the Muslim community in Brisbane is facing many challenges. In the age of worldwide pandemic, economic recession, and social media, now more than ever, a lot of us may face problems like faith-related issues, domestic violence, financial difficulties, anti-social behaviours like bullying. These are all trouble that if not dealt with could have more serious consequences that could affect not only the individual, but family and community at large.
At Holland Park mosque, we will always be here to support you, your loved ones or anyone else that might need that soft cushion of emotional and spiritual support and empathy.
Our highly trained, professional staff have enormous experience and knowledge to cater to these issues and are working hard to provide counselling service to our community when needed. Remember, Allah (swt) is the most forgiving, very merciful!
All counselling matter are dealt with utmost respect and privacy.
Be sure we give you the trials, with little fear, hunger, lack of wealth, lives and fruits. And give glad tidings to those who patiently persevere. (Quran 2:155)
We are currently going through a challenging time in history and our treasured young ones can often feel alone and isolated. Whatever are you going through, you don’t have to walk alone. No matter how difficult the situation might be, Allah’s (swt) mercy and forgiveness are vast. Please reach out to us, and we will assist & guide you with the best possible way.
Our experienced Imam at Holland Park Mosque will listen to your issues or conflicts with your family. A meeting will be arranged with you and the other party, be it a spouse, children or other family members, and he will offer you guidance and advice to agree to a mutually favourable resolution. Keeping our youth and families united is our top priority at Holland Park Mosque.
“Indeed we belong to Allah and indeed unto Him, we shall return.” …to God we Belong and to Him we Will Return”
The Holland Park Mosque will provide the mosque’s facilities for funerals and memorials for your departed loved one. We can also provide you with a list of approved Islamic cemeteries and may assist with all burial formalities.
Islamic Janaza service includes:
• Arranging for the Deceased Pick-up
• Ghusl-Shrouding Kafan
• Grave Plot Arrangements
• Memorials, Fatihas
Please contact Muslim Funeral Services (MFS) on 1300 896 786 or visit their website at https://www.mfs.asn.au/
“There is none worthy of worship but Allah, and Muhammad (PBUH) is his messenger”
(Creed of Faith)
Shahada is the Muslim declaration of belief in the oneness of God (Allah) and acceptance of Muhammad PBUH as His last and final Prophet. Shahada is the Islamic creed declaring belief in the oneness of God and acceptance of Muhammad (PBUH) as his last prophet.
If you have decided that Islam is the right way of life, and decided to embrace Islam you could contact our Imam by email or telephone
It is recommended that on this very special occasion to wash your entire body with the intention of embracing Islam.
Upon your arrival to the mosque, the Imam usually asks you some questions to assure your full conviction, in addition, he will also brief you on certain fundamental principles of Islam.
New Muslims are encouraged to join the congregation at the Masjid on a weekly basis. In doing so, new reverts can learn to pray and become more familiar with the principles of Islam. In addition, the Masjid is a place where new Muslims gain support from each other and from others that have more experience in the Deen and religion.
If you require a conversion certificate, please bring some form of identification (passport, driver’s license etc.) with you for verification purpose and the Imam can assist.
“Read, in the name of thy Lord who created, the man from a clot. Read, for your Lord is most generous, who teaches by means of the pen, teaches man what they know not”
(Surah Al-'Alaq: 1-5)
A bookshop is available and open to all members of the community. It has limited opening hours, opened usually after most of the congregational prayers and after Friday prayers every week. We aim to stock new and interesting Islamic & Muslim-themed products, along with a huge range of Islamic books covering topics from everyday Islamic guidelines to the history of Islam. The Quran is also available with translation in your preferred language.
• Hadith Books
• Prayer Mats
• Islamic & Muslim Themed souvenirs
• Tasbeeh Counter (Traditional & Digital)
TWO STORY COMMUNITY HALL AND KITCHEN FACILITIES FOR HIRE
Our community center gives our beautiful community the opportunity to participate in different types of activities.
We offer many social, cultural, recreational and educational activities and services for a variety of individuals and cultural groups. From training courses to community meetings, youth projects to seniors’ groups, there is a fair chance it is on at our community center.
If you wish to Hire the community center facilties (Hall & Kitchen) for a seminar, function, wedding, dua, or Aqeeqah. Please feel free to contact us.
100% of proceeds go towards the mosque.