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About Our Organization

The Assunnah Muslims Association (AMA) is the charitable organization founded in 2004 that manages two main projects – AMA Centre and Masjid ar-Rahmah (Mosque of Mercy).

Masjid Ar-Rahmah (Mosque of Mercy) promotes spiritual development and Islamic awareness to our community here in Ottawa and around the globe. The AMA Centre focuses on community development and caters to people from all faiths and backgrounds.


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Assunnah Muslims Association (or AMA for short)
AMA Community Centre
Masjid ar-Rahmah (or Mosque of Mercy in English)

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Asunna Muslim Association
AMA Community Center
Masjid of Mercy

Brief History

  • 2004 - The AMA is Born

    We officially become a registered non-profit (charity) organization with the Government of Canada.

  • Oct. 2007 - Construction Begins

    In 2007 we began construction on our future mosque. The first major phase of the mosque project involved cutting trees on the property, cleaning debris from the site, performing earth works (land leveling and top soiling), and excavation.

  • April 2012 - Lower Level of AMA Mosque is Complete

    The bottom floor of AMA Mosque is completed and the congregation moves to this new location on 1216 Hunt Club Road (Ottawa, Canada).

  • June 2015 - New Website is Launched

    A brand new website is built from the ground up to meet the online marketing needs for our growing organization.

  • June 2016 - The Grand Opening

    After many years of hard work, the main floors of the masjid have finally opened! With the opening came a new name for the masjid: Masjid ar-Rahmah (Mosque of Mercy).

For a more detailed history with images you can visit our expanded timeline by clicking here.