Special prayers for President at Al-Aqsa Mosque
The Ambassador of Sri Lanka in Palestine, Fawzan Anver had organised
special prayers to mark President Maithripala Sirisena's first year in
office on January 8, at the Masjid of Al-Aqsa Mosque in Palestine after
the Jumma prayers.
The Chief Imam of the Baith Ul Muqaddas, Sheik Ali Al Abbasi
This is the first time a prayer of this nature was conducted at the
Al- Aqsa Mosque, the third Holy Mosque for Muslims, after Mecca and
The Embassy Attaché, Shiraj Ahamed, friends of Sri Lanka in Palestine
and the Sri Lankan community were also present.