Quran Verse of the Month

يَا أَيُّهَا الَّذِينَ آمَنُوا كُتِبَ عَلَيْكُمُ الصِّيَامُ كَمَا كُتِبَ عَلَى الَّذِينَ مِنْ قَبْلِكُمْ لَعَلَّكُمْ تَتَّقُونَ

"O ye who believe! Fasting is prescribed to you as it was prescribed to those before you, that ye may (learn) self-restraint" (2:183)

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Jaffarya Islamic Center

Jaffarya Islamic Center is a Shia Islamic Center located in the Greater Niagara Region. With a history dating back to the 1970s, Jaffarya Center and the Jaffarya Community have been prominent figures in the WNY Muslim community. On this website you can find out more info about our center, the programs we offer and contact us.

Prayer Timings

Upcoming Events

Muharram 2017 Program

Weekly Programs

  • Sunday School: Every Sunday Morning at 10:00 am sharp
  • Salatul Jummah: Every Friday Afternoon at 12:30 pm sharp
  • Dua Tawassul: Every Tuesday Evening at 7:00 pm sharp
  • Dua Kumail: Every Thursday Evening at 7:00 pm sharp

Live Stream

Programs at the center will be streamed live when available.

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Watch some of the lectures/recitations at the center from recent history. Visit our YouTube channel to see more.

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Jaffarya Islamic Center
10300 Transit Rd.
East Amherst, NY 14051
(716) 689-3120