Jumu’ah Routine for Women: Make the Most Out of Your Friday
Often sisters, professionals and mothers find it a battle to be able to have a smooth Friday routine where they can get the best out of this rewarding day.
In this article, we look at a suggested routine for your Friday to help overcome some of the common challenges many sisters face, either at home or at the mosque. ents of the day of Jumu’ah.
At dawn – Wake up for Fajr
06:30 – Recite Surat al-Kahf (at least first and last ten verses if you’re pressed for time)
07:30 – Shower and eat breakfast
08:30 – Get kids off to school or get ready for work
09:00 – Leave or arrive for work or complete household duties/tasks on to-do list
10:00 – Pray two rak’ah Salatul Duha and go back to work or other duties
12:30 – Put on your nice Friday outfit
At Dhuhr time – Head to masjid or prepare a quiet space at home
13:00 – 14:00 – Jumu’ah at mosque or Dhuhur at home in a quiet room
14:00 – 15:00 – Lunch with family or with the local sisters; or head back to work; or school run
Last hour before Maghrib – Make du’a during the hour of assured acceptance or sa’at istijabah (fit in Surat al-Kahf if you haven’t read it yet)
After Maghrib salah – Family time for reflection on Friday sermon