INNA LILLAHI WA INNA ILAYHI RAJIOON
"To Allah we belong, and to Him is our return". (Al-Baqarah 2:156)
It is with deep sorrow we announce the passing of Marhoom Hassan Ali Muhammad Jaffer, who passed away Friday, February 23rd, 2018, in Mombasa, Kenya. Marhoom was buried today, Saturday February 24th.
Marhoom was a pioneer in the Khoja Shia IthnaAsheri Community who authored the book "The Endangered Species."
Marhoom was the great uncle of Jamil Jaffer of Los Angeles.
Momineen are requested to remember Marhoom with Sura-e-Fateha, Namaz-e-Wahshat, and Namaaz Haddiye Mayyit. May Allah bless Marhoom with a place in Jannah, and may He grant patience and strength to the family so they may bear this loss.
Namaz-e-Wahshat (night after burial):
In the first Raka'at, after reciting Surah al-Hamd, Ayatul Kursi should be recited once and in the second Raka'at, Surah al-Qadr should be recited 10 times after Surah-al-Hamd.
Namaz-e-Haddiye Mayyit (any time):
In the first Raka'at, after reciting Surah al-Hamd, Surah Qadr should be recited. In the second Raka'at, after Surah al-Hamd recite Surah Kawther.
With salaams and du’as,