Russian Muslims preparing for Hajj 2019

Russians prepare for the holiest Journey – Hajj 2019

Saudi Minister of Hajj and Umrah Dr Mohammed Salih Bentin received Sergey Kozlov, the ambassador of Russia to Saudi Arabia, at his office in Jeddah on Thursday. Both parties noted the positive trend in cooperation and discussed preparations for 2019 hajj season. According to the press agency, one of the main topics of the agenda was the increase of pilgrims quota after Crimea’s integration into … Continue reading Russians prepare for the holiest Journey – Hajj 2019

Eid ul Fitr in New York

Muslims around the world celebrate Eid ul Fitr in pictures

Eid-ul-Fitr is being celebrated around the world as the world is celebrating the Muslim festival after the holy month of Ramadhan. One of the most celebrated holidays for the world’s 1.5 billion Muslims and traditionally a time for family and festivities. Eid ul Fitr, which commemorates the “festival of breaking the fast”, is a religious holiday and last for three days when Muslims will give … Continue reading Muslims around the world celebrate Eid ul Fitr in pictures

35 Muslims on Queens honour list

A record number of Muslims have been recognised by the Queen in the 2019 New Year’s Honours list including some of the highest numbers from Pakistani heritage in recent times.  This New Year’s list shows the government’s diversity drive in the honours system has started to work. Among the 1,148 recipients recognised in the list are Nasar Mahmood, chairman of the British Muslim Heritage Centre; … Continue reading 35 Muslims on Queens honour list