Sunnah Acts of Juma

1. Take a bath (Ghusul). (Bukhari , Tirmidhi , Ibn Maajah)
2. Wear nice and clean clothes. (Abu Dawood, Chapter of Ghusul on the day of
Jumu’ah)
3. Proceed early to the Masjid.(Tirmidhi ,Ibn Maajah)
4. Walking to the masjid. (Ibn Maajah)
5. Try to sit as close as possible to the Imaam. (Ibn Majah , Tirmidhi)
6. If the Saffs (rows) are already filled, one should not jump over the shoulders of the
congregation in order to get to the front.(Abu Dawood)
7. One should not do any futile action eg. one should not fiddle with one’s clothes or
fingers. (Ibn Majah)
8. Listen to the Khutba attentively. (Tirmidhi ,Ibn Majah)
9. The person who recites Surat al Kahaf on Friday will be bestowed with Noor(
Spiritual light) from under the Arsh (The Throne of Allah Ta’ala) which will extend from
the earth till the sky and will benefit him in the darkness of the Day of Qiyaamah. All
his (minor) sins which he had committed from the previous Jumu’ah up to this
Jumu’ah will be forgiven. (Behishti Zewar-Heavenly Ornaments)
10. Rasulullah (SAW) is reported to have said, “Recite Durood upon me in abundance on
the day of Jumua’h since they are presented to me.” (Ibn Maajah)
11. On the day of Jumua’h it is Sunnah to apply oil to the hair and to use itr or any other
sweet smelling fragrance. (Bukhari