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Islamic Ritual Ablution

Sharia has established a strict procedure for performing ablution, the violation of which makes ablution invalid. According to these norms, the head and neck are washed first, then the right and left parts of...

Alevis in the Republic of Turkey (2)

In the 11th-14th centuries, huge masses of Turkic tribal groups gradually invaded the Middle East and Asia Minor. This leads to major changes in political, ethnic and religious aspects. In a period of three...

The first eco-mosque in the region will be opened in the Croatian town of Sisak

All people with an open mind, heart and soul are welcome to the new mosque and Islamic center in Sisak, regardless of their religion, Sisak chief imam Alem Crankic told Hina news agency on...

Hajj in Islamic Perspective

Another rite, like prayer and fasting, which is one of the five mandatory pillars of Islam and supports its doctrinal dome, is the pilgrimage to Mecca (hajj). The Koran says about it this way:...

Alevis in the Republic of Turkey

Alevis are accepted by modern Shia scholarship, although there has long been controversy over this issue. From the beginning of their existence until today, the Alevis have been called by various names. In colloquial...

Predestination in Islamic Perspective

The meaning of the presence of prayers - requests in the prayer practice of such a fatalistic religion as Islam, seems completely incomprehensible. According to Islamic doctrine, the afterlife of a person is predetermined...

Muslim Prayer

Coming to the topic of Muslim prayer, an Orthodox person enters an area, many components of which will lead him into serious bewilderment. Despite the common name of this aspect of religious prescriptions, the...

Ablution in Islamic Perspective

Ablution is an integral part of Islamic rituals. Even prayer, which is one of the pillars of Islam, is considered invalid unless it is preceded by a ritual bath (K.5:6). That is, the quality...

Jerusalem – the Holy City

Written by archimandrite assoc. prof. Pavel Stefanov, Shumen University "Bishop Konstantin Preslavski" - Bulgaria The sight of Jerusalem bathed in a dazzling spiritual light is exciting and unique. Situated among higher mountains on the banks...

Erdogan’s visit to an Alevi temple angered the large Sunni community

Conflict has rocked the Alevi community, Turkey's second-largest religious community after Sunnis, though not officially recognized. The occasion was a visit by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan to the Alevi temple (jemevi) "Hussein Gazi"...

Italy: 50 Muslim and Scientologists joined to clean up the main Street of the Great Mosque of Rome

Rome - On Saturday 23 July 2022, more than 50 volunteers from the Islamic Cultural Centre of Italy and Volunteer Ministers of the Church of Scientology cleaned up the stretch of Viale della Grande...

Iran may ban keeping pets as ‘symbols of the West’

Iran's parliament is considering a bill that could introduce a virtual ban on keeping pets in the country, reports the BBC. If it is adopted, it will be possible to own animals only with...

The Jeddah Summit Declaration, a new tool for Peace and Development

The final declaration of the Jeddah Security and Development Summit (Jeddah Summit) was issued last July 16th, to the Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf, Jordan, Egypt, Iraq and the United...

The Supreme Court of Cassation in Bulgaria returned “Islamic case” back to square one

After more than 6 years of consideration in three instances, the Islamic case is returned in April to the District Court in Pazardzhik and starts from the very beginning - with a pretrial hearing....

State Department: Bulgaria refuses to allow construction of new mosques

The next annual report of the US State Department says that the anti-Semitic rhetoric in our country continues, Nazi symbols are freely sold, and religious door-to-door agitation is banned in some places. The Annual Report...

A Turkish mosque in France shelled with Molotov cocktails

The facade of a Turkish mosque in Metz, eastern France, was slightly damaged on Thursday night against Friday during the week by Molotov cocktail incendiary bottles, AFP reported. This caused a stir in the...

Bulgarians, Greeks and Turks celebrate in Edirne, light fires for health

Thousands of Turks, as well as tourists from Bulgaria and Greece, gathered in the border town of Edirne to take part in the spring holiday Kakawa Hadrelles, BTA reports. This is one of the...

The first prayer for Ramadan in 88 years in “Hagia Sophia” celebrated

Hagia Sophia in Istanbul, which was recently converted into a mosque, will host the first special Tarawih evening prayer during the month of Ramadan tonight for the first time in 88 years. The holy month...

Russian troops fired on a mosque with children and elderly in Mariupol

The Russian army continues its attacks on Ukraine on a wide front, the Russian Ministry of Defense said, DPA reported. Russian forces have shelled a mosque in the southern Ukrainian port city of Mariupol, which...

Solution to ideological struggles and extremism lies in dialogue, not force

What is Jihad and to what extent do conditions in Coast support calls for physical Jihad? The February 2 raid on Masjid Musa mosque in Mombasa to counter an alleged terrorist recruitment elicited divergent arguments from Kenyans. On...

Muslims in Ukraine address Ramzan Kadyrov

The leader of the Muslim community in Ukraine, Sheikh Said Ismagilov, addressed Russian Muslims who have been mobilized in the Russian army. "Why did you come to kill us? Why are you sending your thugs...

“Youth stand up to Violent Extremism” Training Course in Jordan

“Desert Bloom” United Religions Initiative (URI) Cooperation Circle (CC) conducted “Youth stand up to Violent Extremism Training Course” in cooperation with EUROMED EVE Polska - Poland in Jordan, from 12-16 February 2022, - reports...

The participation of Muslims in the Russian army during the Liberation of Bulgaria in 1877-1878

The national holiday of the Republic of Bulgaria on March 3 (national holiday since 1990). On March 3 , 1878 was signed the San Stefano Peace Treaty between Russia and the Ottoman Empire, which...

A woman caught in adultery was punished for 100 blows with a stick

A married Indonesian woman was sentenced to be beaten with a stick because she cheated on her husband. She had to endure 100 blows, while her lover was sentenced to only 15. The case...

Fasting among Muslims – in anticipation of dusk

Fasting is an essential part of every world religion and often goes hand in hand with characteristic ceremonies and practices. Temporary refusal of certain drinks and foods should purify the body and soul, as...
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