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Georgia Muslims Shelter Hurricane Evacuees

GEORGIA, US – As Georgian mosques opened their door to shelter evacuees fleeing Hurricane Florence, a leading American Muslim relief group is also working with Muslims in Georgia, South Carolina, and North Carolina to assist evacuees. “ICNA Relief is a member of the National Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster, which works closely with FEMA,” said …

Women In Mosques

Women In Mosques

We should not forbid our women to coming to the mosques, yet some mosques have signs on saying no women allowed! This is the house of Allah and women should be made to feel welcome.

Women-led Mosques Grow Across the World

Relegated to the basement…and barred from the front door, some Muslim women have had enough of male domination at the mosque and are setting up their own. COPENHAGEN – Muslim women have been expanding their new mosques across Europe and the US, in a protest against the so-called male domination at the mosque and giving …

Luton Mosques Team Up to Clean City

 Nearly 200 bags of rubbish filled in big clean up around Luton  LUTON, UK – Mosques in Luton, south east UK, have teamed up with community groups to clean the city, in an effort planned to bring people together from all backgrounds and faiths. “The ‘Big Clean Up’ has been an incredibly successful initiative across …

Scottish Mosques For All: Group Calls for Women-Friendly Mosques

EDINBURGH – Muslim women across the UK are campaigning for more prayer spaces for women in mosques, saying that more than a quarter of mosques in the UK either have no facilities for women or access is restricted. “It is unfortunate that many mosques fail to provide basic access for Muslim women to use the …

No Prayers for Non-Locals in Taj Mahal Mosque: Indian Supreme Court

Non-Local Muslims Barred from Taj Mahal Mosque

NEW DELHI – The Supreme Court of India has barred Muslims on July 9 from praying at Taj Mahal mosque, India Today reported. The court dismissed a Muslim plea that challenged a prayer ban issued by the administration of Agra city to debar non-resident Muslims from praying on Fridays at Taj Mahal mosque. The district …

Itikaf: Are all Mosques Proper?

Itikaf: Are all Mosques Proper?

Wa `alaykum As-Salamu wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuh. In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful. All praise and thanks are due to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon His Messenger. In this fatwa: Itikaf is valid in any mosque in which the five prayers are held and which has a congregation. Dealing with the …

10 Oldest Mosques in the World

10 Oldest Mosques in the World

Ever wondered about the oldest masjids in the world? If yes, then you have come to the right place. In this post, we have for you some of the world’s oldest masjids, in order of their respective age, so the oldest one comes first, followed by the next oldest masjid, and so on. 1. Masjid …

Colorado Muslims Celebrate New Mosque

DENVER – Hundreds of members of the Muslim Bosnian community in Colorado, US, gathered Saturday to celebrate the opening of the Mile High Islamic Center. “We want the center to be an educational hub to teach those who are interested in learning about Islam. We welcome anybody here that would like to learn,” Ademir Ceric, …



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