Finland Faces Lack of Islam Teachers

TEHRAN (IQNA) – The Nordic nation of Finland has been found to be suffering from a dramatic lack of Islam teachers for its growing Muslim population. Although there seems to be no shortage of candidates with immigrant-backgrounds, their poor Finnish language skills still remains the largest barrier.
Friday Sermons in Sign Language at Mosque in Kerala, India
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The austere beauty of azan or Muslim call to prayer might still elude them but a new mosque, specially designed to cater to differently-abled believers, will enable those who are hearing impaired to appreciate the finer points of a Friday sermon.
12:10 , 2017 May 23
Bosnian Muslims’ Remodeled Mosque Opens in Salt Lake City
TEHRAN (IQNA) – On Saturday, Utah's Islamic Society of Bosniaks (as they call themselves) held a grand opening for its Maryam Mosque, named after the Virgin Mary, whom Muslims revere almost as much as Christians.
11:46 , 2017 May 21
Attorneys Expect Indictment in South Texas Mosque Fire
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Federal authorities expect a grand jury to indict a Victoria man of several crimes, including the burning of an Islamic mosque in that city in the US state of Texas, court documents show.
12:27 , 2017 Apr 18
Get to Know Your Muslim Neighbor Event in Urbana, Illinois
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The local chapter of Muslim-American Society in Urbana, Illinois, is hosting another Get to Know Your Muslim Neighbor event on Saturday, April 22 at the Urbana Free Library.
09:46 , 2017 Apr 17
Seminar in Pakistan to Discuss New Islamic Civilization, Women’s Rights
ISLAMABAD (IQNA) – A seminar on “New Islamic Civilization and Women’s Rights and Responsibilities” is planned to be held in the Pakistani capital city on Sunday.
10:58 , 2017 Apr 16
Meet Your Muslim Neighbors Event Held in Greenville, South Carolina
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Dozens in Greenville, US state of South Carolina, entered a mosque for the very first time, all to get to know their neighbors.
11:51 , 2017 Apr 09
Britain to Host Second B2B Event on Trillion Pound Muslim Lifestyle Sector
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Britain’s biggest B2B event showcasing the trillion pound global Muslim lifestyle sector will take part in London for the second successive year.
08:07 , 2017 Apr 09
Utah Islamic Center Holds Open Discussion
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The first thing you notice when you walk into the Logan Islamic Center in Logan, US state of Utah, is the quiet.
09:06 , 2017 Mar 05
Ban Islam Stickers Posted in Austalia's Maitland High Street
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Anti-Islamic stickers have popped up in Maitland, New South Wales, Australia, this week prompting anger and disgust from local human rights advocates.
09:22 , 2017 Mar 01
Harvard University Hosts “Stand Up against Islamophobia”
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Harvard Hillel and the Harvard Islamic Society hosted a presentation and panel discussion Monday, briefing attendees on Islamophobia at Harvard and around the United States.
12:23 , 2017 Feb 15
Tehran to Host Tourism and Spirituality Int’l Conference
TEHRAN (IQNA) – The second international conference on tourism and spirituality will kick off in the Iranian capital of Tehran tomorrow.
12:04 , 2017 Feb 13
Human Wall of Compassion Shows Solidarity with Muslim Community
TEHRAN (IQNA) – Frigid temperatures and snow-covered streets did not stop dozens of participants from meeting in front of the Islamic Society of Boston Cultural Center (ISBCC) in Boston to form a “Human Wall of Compassion” so show solidarity with Boston’s Muslim residents.
11:29 , 2017 Feb 13