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Muslim Teen Rejected by Cambridge, Gets MIT £250,000 Scholarship

Muslim Teen Rejected by Cambridge Gets MIT £250,000 Scholarship

When Mohammed Isuf Ahmed from Aldgate, East London, received a rejection letter from Cambridge, he thought his dream of studying at a top university was over, IlmFeed reported. Yet, it was only two weeks later when he received acceptance letters from two of the world’s top three universities – Harvard and Massachusetts Institute of Technology …

Europe’s First 'Eco Mosque' Opens for Prayers in Cambridge - About Islam

Europe’s First 'Eco Mosque' Opens for Prayers in Cambridge

After more than a decade in planning, the UK’s first green mosque opened to worshippers Wednesday, April 24, as architects say it will be a cultural bridge for Islam in the UK in the 21st century, The BBC reported. “There has been an urgent need for a proper mosque in Cambridge, it’s an overdue idea,” …

Time-lapse Video Shows Construction  of Cambridge’s New Mosque - About Islam

Time-lapse Video Shows Construction of Cambridge’s New Mosque

The incredible video shows the progress on the eco-friendly building over two years CAMBRIDGE – An awe-inspiring time-lapse footage of a massive Cambridge mosque in the UK has been released showing the progress of the huge Islamic center between November 2016 and October 2018 from the foundations to its golden dome, Cambridge News reported on …

In Remembrance of Oxford’s First Imam - About Islam

In Remembrance of Oxford’s First Imam

CAMBRIDGE – One of Cambridge Muslim College (CMC)’s most respected supporters, Shaykh Ahmed Bullock, 94, passed away on October 25, the official Facebook page of CMC reported. Bullock was born in 1924 and studied at Pembroke College, Cambridge, the UK. He converted to Islam after World War II and became the first imam of Oxford, …

This British Mosque is Structured with a Flowering Wooden Lattice - About Islam

This British Mosque is Structured with a Flowering Wooden Lattice

CAMBRIDGE – Inspired by geometric design and landscaping found throughout the Islamic World, a British archtecturing company is erecting a timber-structured mosque in Cambridge, the UK, Arch Paper reported. “The deceased architect David Marks viewed this mosque project as a shift from the preponderance of Ottoman-style mosques found throughout the UK,” aMarks Barfield Architects (MBA) …



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