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06 October, 2014

Source : AA / 06 Oct 2014

Muslims in Germany have opened the doors of their mosques to non-Muslims on Friday with the hope of eliminating prejudices against Muslims and encouraging cultural exchange.

06 October, 2014

Source : Arab news / 06 Oct 2014

The number of Arab pilgrims this Haj season stands at 265,217 pilgrims, according to figures released by National Tawafa Establishment for the Pilgrims of the Arab Countries. 

03 October, 2014

Source : Kremlin.ru / 03 Oct 2014

Vladimir Putin met with King Abdullah II of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, who is in Moscow on a working visit at the invitation of the Russian President.

PRESIDENT OF RUSSIA VLADIMIR PUTIN: Your Majesty, friends, allow me to greet you.

03 October, 2014

Source : islam.ru / 03 Oct 2014

Committee on the "Halal" standard issued "Halal sheep on Eid al-Adha" leaflets and posters on the eve of Eid al-Adha. They contain all the necessary information about the slaughter of the sacrificial animal: Kurban mandatory conditions, the quality of the sacrificial animal, the order of the ritual, the time of sacrifice, and so on. Flyer came with a circulation of 6,000 copies, and 500 posters. They are distributed among the believers of the mosques in Kazan and in the Republic. 

03 October, 2014

Source : Ruvr.ru / 03 Oct 2014

Nearly 1.5 million Muslim pilgrims from across the world are to begin their Hajj rituals by converging at the plain of Arafat on the outskirts of Islam’s holiest city of Mecca in Saudi Arabia.

02 October, 2014

Source : OSCE.org / 02 Oct 2014

Some 1,000 government representatives and civil society activists from the OSCE’s 57 participating States and partner countries gathered in Warsaw for a two-week conference which began on September 22 to review the implementation of the commitments adopted by their governments in the field of human rights and democracy.

02 October, 2014

Source : AA / 02 Oct 2014

Animals donated as part of the upcoming Eid al-Adha celebrations will go to needy families in Gaza and Syria, Turkey’s IHH Humanitarian Relief Foundation announced.

IHH Vice President Yavuz Dede said on Saturday that 10,000 animals slaughtered during the Feast of the Sacrifice next week would be distributed in the two stricken regions.

02 October, 2014

Source : OnIslam / 02 Oct 2014

Millions of white-clad Muslim pilgrims have begun marching to Mina on the first leg of their journey of a lifetime, preparing for the climax of their pilgrimage when they ascend Mount `Arafat.

"We can't describe our feelings. We have been in the queue for three years,” Lateef Mohammad Jagirdar from Jaipur, Rajasthan, told Arab News on Thursday, October 2

02 October, 2014

Source : WorldBulletin / 02 Oct 2014

Cuba's communist government has turned down a plan to open a mosque in the capital Cuba.

Pedro Lazo Torres, the leader of Havana’s Muslim community, revealed that his joint efforts with Turkey's Religious Affairs Foundation (TDV) to open a mosque in Havana was rejected.

01 October, 2014

Source : islam.ru / 01 Oct 2014

A meeting, dedicated to the celebration of the main Muslim holiday Eid al Adha was held at the mosque of the city of St. Petersburg. The holiday is going to be celebrated on October 4th. Since the holiday this year falls on a day off, it is expecting a large number of parishioners in all city’s mosques and prayer rooms.

01 October, 2014

Source : islam.ru / 01 Oct 2014

The exhibition "The Prophet Muhammad in the art and literature of Turkic peoples" opened today in the capital of the Tatarstan republic, Kazan. It is the first exhibition of the Museum of Islamic culture, dedicated to the Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessings be upon him).

01 October, 2014

Source : Gulfnews / 01 Oct 2014

Saudi Arabia has so far barred 98,000 would-be pilgrims from reaching Makkah after they failed to show the documents that would allow them to enter the sacred city in the western part of the kingdom during the Haj season.

01 October, 2014

Source : MiddleEastMonitor / 01 Oct 2014 

Eid Al-Adha is a few days away and the Palestinians in Gaza still live under siege after surviving a war that has killed thousands and destroyed homes.

Palestinian families are unable to rejoice this Eid or sacrifice animals, as is the tradition at this time, as the blockade is ongoing, their homes are still destroyed, and workers have not received their salaries from the national unity government. This has disrupted the local markets as it has stopped citizens from being able to prepare themselves for Eid.

01 October, 2014

Source : Interfax / 01 Oct 2014

Prayers marking the Muslim holiday, Eid al-Adha, will begin at all Moscow mosques at 7 a.m. on October 4, a spokesman for the city's inter-regional cooperation, national policy and religious organizations department said.

01 October, 2014

Source : Arab news / 01 Oct 2014

The newly expanded Jamrat bridge in Mina can accommodate 500,000 pilgrims per hour during the Haj season, said Prince Mansour bin Miteb, minister of municipal and rural affairs.

01 October, 2014

Source : Reuters / 01 Oct 2014

Myanmar has confirmed to the United Nations it is finalizing a plan that will offer minority Rohingya Muslims citizenship if they change their ethnicity to suggest Bangladeshi origin, a move rights groups say could force thousands into detention camps.

01 October, 2014

Source : islam.ru / 01 Oct 2014

A meeting of the President of the Republic of Tatarstan Rustam Minnikhanov and the chairman of the Spiritual Administration of Muslims of the Trans-Baikal region, Mufti, Imam-Khatib of central Juma mosque of Chita Rishat Saydashev was held in the Government House of the republic of Tatarstan.

30 September, 2014

Source : islam.ru / 30 Sep 2014

Chairman of the State Committee for Work with Religious Organisations Mubariz Gurbanli said that Azerbaijan needs to amend regulations relating to the tombstones. 

"The time has come when it is necessary to establish a procedure for the installation of expensive gravestones and to establish certain rules. This question is the responsibility not only of the State Committee for Work with Religious Organisations, but the whole society of the country. "

30 September, 2014

Source : Ucanews / 30 Sep 2014

A court in Kashgar sentenced two Uyghur teenagers to death on Sunday for the murder of one of China’s leading imams in restive Xinjiang province.

Gheni Hasan, 18, and Nurmemet Abidilimit, 19, were given death sentences for the killing of Juma Tayier, head of Id Kah mosque in Kashgar, which is China's largest, during a bloody attack in July, reported the state-run China Daily.

30 September, 2014

Source : Presstv / 30 Sep 2014

Muslims in the Indian-controlled Kashmir are still struggling with the aftermath of the deadly floods that hit South Asia earlier this month, Press TV reports.

The initial estimates by business federation say Kashmir has lost businesses worth millions of dollars, Press TV’s Shahana Butt reported from the region.

30 September, 2014

Source : Arab news / 30 Sep 2014

More than 1.4 million foreign pilgrims are expected to perform Haj this year, said Haj Minister Bandar Hajjar. 

“About 1.36 million pilgrims already arrived from different countries by Sunday night and we expect their number to cross the 1.4-million mark,” he said.

30 September, 2014

Source : Munsif.tv / 30 Sep 2014

A radical monk who heads a movement accused of stirring violence against Muslims in Myanmar has announced a partnership with a hardline Buddhist group in Sri Lanka to defend their religion.

29 September, 2014

Source : islam.ru / 29 Sep 2014

Chairman of the Russian Muftis Council mufti sheikh Ravil Gaynutdin expressed his condolences to the families and friends of those who died in a terrible accident on the motor road near Simferopol. On the night of September 28, a car of VAZ mark failed in a pit with a diameter of 7-8 meters which was formed as a result of a landslide. Death toll, including three children, is six people. Two children were hospitalized in serious condition. All of them are members of the Crimean Tatar family.

29 September, 2014

Source : Presstv / 29 Sep 2014

Afghanistan prepares to inaugurate its new president, Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai, who takes power following a three-month dispute over final results of the country’s presidential election.

29 September, 2014

Source : Saudi Gazette / 29 Sep 2014

The 39th annual Haj symposium will be held this year under the theme: "Honoring of the Haj rites", Haj Minister Bandar Al-Hajjar announced.

He said prominent Islamic scholars, Fiqh (jurisprudence) experts, researchers, academicians and men of letters from Kingdom and abroad will participate in the annual gathering which will be held soon.

 

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