Ramadan

Mehriban Aliyeva congratulates Muslims worldwide on Ramadan

Mehriban Aliyeva congratulates Muslims worldwide on Ramadan

First Vice-President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Mehriban Aliyeva has shared a post on the occasion of Ramadan holiday. The post says: “I sincerely congratulate the people of Azerbaijan and Muslims of the world on the …

What happened al-Aqsa mosque

What happened al-Aqsa mosque

Red Crescent says at least 42 injured at site revered by Muslims and Jews as police fire rubber bullets at youths throwing rocks

Muslim holy month of Ramadan starts today

Muslim holy month of Ramadan starts today

Muslims around the world celebrate the beginning of the holy month of Ramadan. This is the 9th month of the lunar calendar, during which the representatives of Islam fast. They voluntarily give up all bad habits, eating, drinking from dawn to …

Ramadan: four tips to help you eat right and stay healthy

Ramadan: four tips to help you eat right and stay healthy

Ramadan began on April 13 this year, and is one of the most important months of the year for Muslims. For the month of Ramadan, the majority of Muslims will fast during daylight hours and cannot eat or drink until the sun sets – after …

How pandemic will impact Ramadan-2021

How pandemic will impact Ramadan-2021

For the second successive year, Muslims will mark the holy month in the midst of coronavirus.  While many have found ways to adapt to the "new normal" and the rollout of vaccines has helped stymie the rise in cases in some …

Azerbaijani and Turkish Presidents hold phone talks

Azerbaijani and Turkish Presidents hold phone talks

President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan made a phone call to President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev, according to the Azerbaijani presidential press service. The Turkish leader congratulated and extended his wishes …

Muslims begin to celebrate Eid al-Fitr

Muslims begin to celebrate Eid al-Fitr

Eid al-Fitr is the festival of breaking the fast that marks the end of Ramadan. This year,  Russian Muslims begin to celebrate the holiday with the sunset and continue tomorrow during the day. The Spiritual Administration of …

Civil servants stop working remotely in Iran

Civil servants stop working remotely in Iran

The further relaxation of the isolation regime continues in Iran, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani informed. "Rouhani said that the country has managed to take control of the coronavirus outbreak, and the trend towards a decrease …

Mehriban Aliyeva congratulates Muslims with Ramadan

Mehriban Aliyeva congratulates Muslims with Ramadan

First Vice President of Azerbaijan Mehriban Aliyeva congratulated the people of Azerbaijan and all Muslims of the world on the beginning of the month of Ramadan. The corresponding message was posted on her official Instagram page. …

Coronavirus and Islam: How to celebrate Ramadan under lockdown

Coronavirus and Islam: How to celebrate Ramadan under lockdown

The holiest month on the Islamic calendar is about to start, but coronavirus containment measures mean many Muslims will have to adapt their traditions to life under lockdown: Families, mosques and governments around the world have been …