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Leeds Imam Appointed as “Independent Expert” to Tackle Islamophobia - About Islam

Leeds Imam Appointed as “Independent Expert” to Tackle Islamophobia

The government has appointed Qari Asim MBE of Leeds Makkah Mosque as an “independent adviser” to provide “expert advice on a definition of Islamophobia,” Leeds Live reported. “To tackle the alarming rise in anti-Muslim sentiment it is imperative that Islamophobia is defined,” said Asim, a senior Imam at Leeds Makkah Mosque and deputy chair of …

Leeds Islamic Center Celebrates Inspirational Muslim Women - About Islam

Leeds Islamic Center Celebrates Inspirational Muslim Women

LEEDS, Yorkshire – The Islamic center in Leeds, in the northern English county of Yorkshire, will be celebrating the untold success stories of inspirational Muslim women who have contributed over many generations to the life of the city. “We have an exhibition that tours all over the country, which highlights Muslim contributions to the NHS …

New Multi-Million Pound Mosque Opens in Leeds - About Islam

New Multi-Million Pound Mosque Opens in Leeds

BEESTON, South Leeds – Costing £2.2 million, the new Jamia Masjid Abu Huraira mosque in Beeston will open to the public, following seven years of planning and fundraising by the community in South Leeds. “Over the years as the community was getting bigger, the space became smaller and smaller,” the Kashmir Muslim Welfare Association (KMWA) …



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