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More than 50 mosques restored and built in Astrakhan

Astrakhan, January 18, 2021

Over recent years, more than 50 mosques have been restored and built in the Astrakhan region. The head of the region, Igor Babushkin, recalled this during a meeting with the chairman of the Central Spiritual Administration of Muslims, Supreme Mufti of Russia, Talgat Tadzhuddin.

 

Bolgar Islamic Academy holds spiritual and educational seminars

Bolgar, January 14, 2021

The 6-th spiritual and educational seminar for the clerics and members of the Board of Trustees of Muslim Religious Administration of the Far East was held at the Bolgarian Islamic Academy on January, 8-10. The event has already become an annual tradition.

 

A grand mosque to be built in Vladivostok

Vladivostok, January 13, 2021

Tatarstan Muslims plan to build a new mosque for the follow-believers in Vladivostok. The place for worship has already been selected, and the paperwork is underway as well, IA PrimaMedia reported on January 13.  

 

Over six million perform Umrah for the last three months

Mecca, January 11, 2021

The General Presidency for the Affairs of the Two Holy Mosques announced that the presidency has facilitated the performance of rituals by more than six million Umrah pilgrims and worshipers at the Grand Mosque in Mecca since the gradual resumption of the Umrah service and visit to the Two Holy Mosques, SaudiGazette reports.

 

Saudi Arabia to resume all international flights in spring

Riyadh, January 8, 2021

Saudi Arabia has decided to lift the temporary travel ban and resume all international flights, the Saudi Press Agency reported on Friday citing a statement from the Ministry of Interior.

The move, which will come into force on March 31, 2021, includes the following measures:

1. Citizens will be allowed to travel outside the Kingdom and come back.

2. The temporary ban on international flights will be lifted.

 

16 mosques opened in Tatarstan in 2020

Kazan, December 30, 2020

16 new mosques were opened in Tatarstan in 2020, the press office of the Muslim Religious Administration of Tatarstan reports. “The houses of Allah appeared in Tukayevsky, Arsky, Alekseevsky, Bavlinsky, Sabinsky, Nizhnekamsky, Elabuga, Mendeleevsky, Buinsky, Alkeevsky and Pestrechinsky districts of the republic”, the press office noted.

 

Registration to the Muslim Youth Forum opens

Kazan, December 29, 2020

Kazan plans to hold the XI Forum of Muslim Youth in January 20-24, 2021. This time, the annual gathering will be held separately for the girls. It will be focused on the topic of healing. As the Almighty said in the Last Scripture: “The Day when neither wealth nor children will be of any benefit. Only those who come before Allah with a pure heart will be saved.”

 

Tatarstan Muslims distribute hot meals to the needy

Kazan, December 15, 2020

Charity Fund “Zakat” has resumed its charity dinners for those in need, the press office of Muslim religious Administration of the Republic of Tatarstan. Free portions of hot food were distributed in the park along Burkhan Shahidi Street in Kazan. Within an hour, the fund’s employees fed more than 50 people: those in need were given salad, first and second courses, bread and tea. The organizers plan to hold similar initiatives every Friday in future.

 

 

The oldest mosque in Russia to be restored by 2022

Makhachkala, December 14, 2020

The restoration of the Juma Mosque of the VIII century in the oldest Dagestan city Derbent is planned to be completed in 2022, Islam.ru website reports. The mosque is the oldest one in Russia. At the moment, the project is being finalized taking into account a number of features that were discovered by the restorers at the initial stage of work, told TASS agency the director of the Derbent Museum-Reserve, Viktor Chesnokov.

 

Omsk became the Muslim capital of Russia for three days

Omsk, December 9, 2020

Omsk hosts the Fifth Reporting and Election Congress of the Centralized Religious Organization Muslim Religious Administration of the Asian Part of Russia under the leadership of Mufti Nafigulla Ashirov. From 8 to 10 December, the heads of the religious administrations of Muslims (muftiyats) from different cities of Russia will work at the Aurora Hotel, reports “Omsk.zdes” newspaper.

 
 

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