Mission Statement

Fajr No prayer
Zuhr 1:30
Asr 6:00
Maghrib 9:10
Isha 10:30
Juma @ DalTech 1:50
Juma @ Church Hall1:30

Please do NOT enter the Church Hall until you are given permission to do so by the staff.

The Islamic Association of Nova Scotia (IANS), Canada, is a non-profit, volunteer organization that provides support and services to the Muslim community of Nova Scotia for its religious and social needs. The Association administers the mosques in Dartmouth and Truro, Nova Scotia and maintains the Muslim cemetery in Truro.

Latest News

NIDA 2014 Released

July 12, 2014

Download your free digital copy here. Limited print editions also available at Dartmouth mosque.

Ramadan Announcement

June 27, 2014

Since the hilal committee of Toronto has been unable to confirm the moon sighting, hence the first day of Ramadan will be Sunday, June 29th inshaAllah.

Hurricane Season Prepardness

July 1, 2014

September 1st marks the peak season for hurricanes. From Sept 1 - Nov 30th, the probability of a hurricane slamming into Nova Scotia are the highest.

Attached is a checklist for everyone to prepare themselves. IANS encourages everyone to make preparations.

Click here to view the emergency checklist.

500 Most Influential Muslims of 2012

March 11th 2013

A list of 500 Muslims who have influenced the world in 2012. This is a very big PDF file, so we recommend you download to your computer and then open it. Click here to read (file size appx 24MB). Provided with written permission.

Monthly Potlucks & Kids Party

First Saturday of every month

Islamic Association of Nova Scotia arranges a pot luck dinner at the Dartmouth Mosque every first Saturday of the month. However, during the month of Ramadan an open Iftar is arranged for all Muslims every Saturday.

All the Muslim are requested to attend the monthly pot lucks with their families.

*NEW* IANS is running a Kids Party pilot during the potlucks to keep children entertained so adults can worship and socialize without interruption. Please support this pilot by bringing your children, financial contributions are also welcome. For more information, please contact Imam Hamzah, Br. Emad Aziz or Sr. Paige Aziz.

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