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Azerbaijan celebrates Ramadan Holiday

Azerbaijan celebrates Ramadan Holiday

Today Azerbaijan marks the Ramadan holiday. Many thousands of Muslims are making festive prayers in the mosques of the country. The holy month of Ramadan was sent down for the Muslims in the second year of Hegira (AD 622). Ramadan …

Muslims worldwide celebrate Eid al-Fitr

Muslims worldwide celebrate Eid al-Fitr

On Sunday, June 25, Muslims worldwide celebrate Eid al-Fitr - a religious holiday that marks the end of the holy month of Ramadan. By tradition, Grand Mufti of Russia Ravil Gaynutdin is to address Muslim believers from the …

Ramadan Tent. Ingushetia evening

Ramadan Tent. Ingushetia evening

The Ingushetia evening was held in the capital of Russia on the last day of spring within the cultural and charitable project 'Ramadan Tent'. The head of the republic, Yunus-Bek Yevkurov, speaking to Vestnik Kavkaza, …

Ramadan Tent. Azerbaijani evening

Ramadan Tent. Azerbaijani evening

The annual cultural and charitable project 'Ramadan Tent', which has become the embodiment of true Muslim hospitality, has been held in Moscow for more than ten years. This year the Ramadan Tent will be the largest in its history. It will …

Muslims around the world celebrate holy month of Ramadan

Muslims around the world celebrate holy month of Ramadan

Muslims throughout the world are ready to welcome the holy month of Ramadan, which began on Friday evening, May 26. Millions of Muslims offered their first special evening Ramadan prayer called Tarawih Friday, which will then …

Azerbaijan to celebrate Novruz for nine days

Azerbaijan to celebrate Novruz for nine days

Azerbaijani will have nine non-working days during the Novruz holiday in 2017.   According to the decision of the Cabinet of Ministers, 20-24 March will be marked as an official holiday. As 18, 19, 25 and 26 March fall on …

Millions of Muslims celebrate Eid al-Fitr

Millions of Muslims celebrate Eid al-Fitr

The holy month of Ramadan has ended today with the Eid al-Fitr holiday, when millions of Muslims around the world refrained from food and drinks before sunset. Muslims are making festive prayers in the mosques since the early morning. Eid al-Fitr is the second main feast after the Muslim holiday of Eid al-Adha. The day of Eid falls on the first day of the month of Shawwal. The Eid al-Fitr holiday is celebrated for one or three days in various Muslim countries. It is officially announced as a non-working day in Dagestan, Chechnya, Ingushetia, Kabardino-Balkaria, Karachay-Cherkessia, Crimea, Adygeya, Tatarstan and Bashkiria.

Radiohead fans attacked at Istanbul record shop

Radiohead fans attacked at Istanbul record shop

Some 20 suspected Islamists beat up customers and staff for drinking alcohol and listening to music during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan. Unconfirmed reports said one person was injured in the incident on …

"Ramadan Tent" opens in Moscow

"Ramadan Tent" opens in Moscow

"Ramadan Tent" opened today in Moscow near the Memorial mosque on Poklonnaya Hill. The project, which is held in Moscow for the 11th time, will be the center of inter-religious and inter-cultural exchange and communication. …

Muslims mark beginning of Ramadan

Muslims mark beginning of Ramadan

Today, millions of Muslims around the world started the holy month of Ramadan. For 30 days Muslims abstain from eating and drinking from sunrise to sunset. Muslims follow a lunar calendar and a moon-sighting methodology that …

Ramadan to start in Azerbaijan on June 7

Ramadan to start in Azerbaijan on June 7

The Caucasian Muslims Office has issued a fatwa on the beginning of the Islamic holy month of Ramadan. According to the fatwa, this year the first day of the month of Ramadan will fall on June 7, while festive prayer (namaz) will be …

Azerbaijan to celebrate Novruz for eight days

Azerbaijan to celebrate Novruz for eight days

March 20-24 will be marked as an official holiday in Azerbaijan. The corresponding decision was taken by the Cabinet of Ministers of the country, according to the website of the Azerbaijani government. However, given the fact …