Shia Ithna Ashari Community of Watford

A Muslim who meets with others and shares their burdens is better than one who lives a life of seclusion and contemplation. Prophet Muhammad (SAW)

Please refer to Calendar below for programme and prayer timings

Resident Alim

Maulana Syed Muhammad Rizvi


Regular Events

Thursday: Dua-e-Kumayl / Majlis / Salaat
Friday: Jummah Prayers
Daily: Maghribain Prayers


A brief history on the Shia Ithna Ashari Community of Watford

  • 1982


    Anjuman-e-Ja'fariyya established by the Shia Ithna Ashari Community of Watford

  • 1984

    Charity Status

    Anjuman-e-Ja’fariyya formally registers as a charity

  • 1997

    Al-Zahra Centre

    With incredible efforts and sacrifices, the Jamaat relocates to the 'Al-Zahra Centre'

  • 2016

    Centre expansion

    To cater for expanding demand, works are completed to provide: ground floor hall, Ghusl facilities etc.


Defend your faith (in Allah) with the help of charity. Protect your wealth with the aid of Zakat. Let the prayers guard you from calamities and disasters. Imam Ali (AS)

On Monday 24th June 2013/ 14th Shabaan 1434 A.H, at 11:10 am the appointed building contractor arrived at the AL ZAHRA on Fearnley Road, Watford to commence the development works.

Prior to the actual works the contractor was required to demolish the temporary flat roof annexe to the main building before laying the foundations for the two storey extension.

All donations to the Centre are appreciated. The bank details for any donations are:

National Westminster Bank Plc

Watford Branch

Sort Code: 60-00-08

Account No. 01056492

Account Name: Anjuman-e-Ja'fariyya

Contact Us

Al-Zahra Centre, 81 Fearnley Street, Watford, Hertfordshire, WD18 0RB