The Muslim population in some European countries could triple by 2050 while it will barely change in others, according to new projections released by the Washington-based Pew Research Centre.
Ayatollah Sayed Ebrahim Raeisi, the Grand Custodian of Astan Quds Razavi, donated a volume of the holy Qur'an to the father of the first Lebanese martyr of the shrine of Hazrat Zeinab ( A.S. ).
Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei called on all Iranian officials to accelerate efforts to help the victims of a massive earthquake that struck the country’s western province of Kermanshah last week.
Iranian Consul General in the holy city of Karbala, Iraq, predicted that some 3 million Iranians will make the pilgrimage to the holy city on Arbaeen.
The names of the Quranic activists making up Iran’s Quranic convoy in this year’s Arbaeen march were announced.
The Arbaeen Husseini in Europe Society, based in the Netherlands, every year sends those willing to take part in the Arbaeen pilgrimage to Iraq.
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An exhibition of Islamic art opened to visitors at Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology in Oxford, England, last Thursday.
Egypt’s Awqaf ministry plans to launch a museum of handwritten Qurans, an official said. One of the copies to be kept in the museum is an old manuscript known as Mus’haf Othman dating back to the early years after the advent of Islam.
An American film director, producer, and writer is reportedly planning to make a documentary film on Arbaeen.
Some 5000 free copies of the Holy Quran will be distributed in the 13th edition of the Khartoum International Book Fair in Sudan.
A Turkish-based company named Tika has assisted Masjid Bilal Habshi in Brazil.
Germany’s Muslim community has welcomed Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere’s suggestion of recognizing Islamic holidays in the country.