With the increase of the Muslim population in Barbados, a few Masaajid have also been constructed on the island and there are also some Islamic organizations that have been formed for the betterment of the Muslim community. The official language of Barbados is English, however the Barbadian dialect is also spoken widely. The Jummah sermon is usually delivered in English.
ADMINISTRATIVE / COMMERCIAL CAPITAL: Bridgetown
It is an Island in the North Atlantic Ocean. You can see coral reefs, caves and gullys etc all in an island of 431 square kilometres.
A population of close to 0.28 Million. Muslims account for about 8% of the population.
Barbados has a warm climate which is moderately tropical. Including higher rainfall, the average temperatures range from 21°C to 31°C.
English is the official language. Bajan is widely used as well.
GMT -4hrs throughout the year
General: 9 AM to 5 PM
Independence Day: November 30th
Emancipation Day: August 1st
May Day: May 1st
Christmas: December 25th
IMPORTANT PHONE NUMBERS
Police/ Emergencies: 211