Photo: Shahzad Ahmad
Photo: Sidi Mohamed
Photo: Reda yakoub
Photo: Sophia Jawara
Photo: Shahzad Ahmad
Photo: Sophia Jawara

General Information

The Islamic Society of the Washington Area (ISWA) is a religious organization established over three decades ago primarily by Muslims from the Caribbean region (Guyana and Trinidad). Today, ISWA is a well-respected organization with a diverse membership, comprising Muslims from various geographic areas of the world, including Africa, the Middle East, India, Pakistan, the Caribbean and the US.

Services: 5 Daily Prayers Jumu'ah Prayers Nikah (Marriage) Service Ṣalāt al-Janāzah (Funeral Prayer)
  • Name: Islamic Society of the Washington Area
  • Type: Mosque
  • Address: 2701 Briggs Chaney Rd, Silver Spring, MD 20905, USA
  • City/Locality, State: Silver Spring, Maryland
  • Established: 1984
  • Madhab (School of thought): Sunni
  • Language Services: English
  • Local Date/Time Now Jul 05, 2020 04:52 PM
    (Timezone: America/New_York, Daylight Savings Time is in effect)
Islamic Society of the Washington Area


Odhu (wash)
  • Adequate Odhu (wash) facilities
  • Restrooms are available
  • Shower facility may not be available.
  • On-premise parking available
  • Parking may be easily available
Facilities for Women
  • Prayer space available in completely separate prayer hall.
  • Odhu facilities available.
  • Restrooms available.
  • Shared entrance.
Wheelchair accessiblity
  • Prayer area is accessible
  • Odhu area accessibility is unknown.
  • Restrooms may not be accessible.
  • Parking area is accessible.
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