Posts

Imam Hussein (AS) Mosque in Baku Reopened after decades

, , , , , ,
SHAFAQNA- In Baku, the capital of the Republic of Azerbaijan, a Shia mosque was reopened in a ceremony attended by the country’s Vice-President Mehriban Aliyeva. According to Azertaj news website, the ceremony for reopening the Imam Hussein…

A closer look into the contemporary history of Azerbaijan

, , , , ,
SHAFAQNA- OZY | By: DAN PELESCHUK: The brief but inclusive Azerbaijan Democratic Republic shows that innovation can come from where it’s least expected. The exotic, cosmopolitan city buzzed with activity, its multicultural lifeblood driven…

Destinations for the Distinct Artistic Style of Islamic Civilization

, , , ,
SHAFAQNA - My Salaam : Spanning over 1,400 years and featuring a wide range of domains, from architecture to calligraphy, Islamic art is not just a representation of religious beliefs and events but an artistic movement encompassing many peoples…

Shia, Sunni Muslims hold unity prayer in Baku

SHAFAQNA- Azeri Shia and Sunni Muslims have been holding unity prayer in Baku Heydar Mosque. Azerbaijani Muslims stress importance of unity and more solidarity among different Islamic denominations in joint Friday prayer with Shia and Sunni…