1. Firefox

    Mosque or Church

    It seems the time has come for modern Turkey to decide whether or not this mediaeval building is actually a mosque or a church.
  2. Camden

    Active shooter New Zealand mosque attack

    'Active shooter' situation in New Zealand during mosque attack Police urge people nearby to stay indoors in the city of Christchurch with reports of multiple casualties. Police in New Zealand swarmed central Christchurch on Friday after a gunman entered a mosque and began shooting with an...
  3. kibris

    Van attack at Finsbury Park Mosque

    Now a van attack on people leavıng the fınsbury park mosque London Finsbury Park Mosque: Van mows through pedestrians as casualties reported | UK | News |
  4. bickern

    Germany opens its first 'liberal' mosque.

    I honestly don't know if this will be a success or not, or if some are showing naivety, but a start has to be made and I wish it well. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Germany opens its first 'liberal' mosque: Women, men, Sunni, Shiite...
  5. bickern

    Arsonists hit mosque

    This is not the time for Islamophobia because of some Islamic fanatics and whoever did such a thing are no better that those fanatics. Only the door was burnt and no one injured luckily. Arsonists attack Manchester mosque after Arena bombing | Daily Mail Online Many Muslims are appalled at...
  6. Mushtaq

    Explosion Near Sultan Ahmet Mosque in Istanbul

    BREAKING NEWS Explosion in square in Istanbul near the popular touristic area of Sultan Ahmet, reports of casualties..... More to follow.
  7. K

    At Least 85 Killed in Grand Mosque of Mecca

    At least 52 dead in crane accident in Mecca’s Grand Mosque Maybe they know something we don't! (sorry for back to back posts) At least 52 dead in crane accident in Mecca?s Grand Mosque
  8. R

    Xmas at the Mosque

    Hi. I was a bit surprised when I went up to our local village centre-Esentepe in the TRNC and saw that the garden area in the very large mosque is decorated for Xmas. There are a number of large blow up Santa's, Rudolph pulling a sleigh loaded with presents, all sorts of decorations including...
  9. mamish

    Female friendly?

    150 million TL to build a "female friendly mosque" Istanbul?s giant mosque to be ?women-friendly,? architects say - LOCAL How about spending it on a "female friendly" justice system? Harasser becomes the harassed in Turkish justice - MEL?S ALPHAN Such hypocrisy! My heart is hurting...
  10. newhorizon

    Didim Mosque

    I'm sure those that visit Didim have seen the mosque with scaffolding and renovations taking place over the years. Well this year, when I finally noticed the scaffolding could venture inside to see this from the inside... It was beautiful and peaceful once inside.. These are some...
  11. Spurs

    Cardiff Mosque

    I suppose all of us have watched or listened to someone come out with a remark that’s a show stopper. Not always does it relate to bad news, likewise its not always a politician or celebrity who says it or is involved. This morning there was a piece on the news from Cardiff, all about the lads...
  12. R

    Holiday ruined by Mosque!!

    It beggars belief-a couple wanted compensation as their holiday was ruined by the call to prayer from the local mosque. I'm so glad they were German tourists and not British. Holidaymakers lose compensation bid after claiming break to Turkey was 'ruined by noise of Muslim call to prayer' |...
  13. teosgirl

    Hagia Sophia mosque conversion proposal under fire

    LOCAL - Hagia Sophia mosque conversion under fire Charlotte
  14. S

    Wedding in Istanbul Mosque?

    Hi my daughter and her fiance want to get married and when I say get married they want an islamic marriage or Nikah in either Fatih Mosque or Sulaiymaniye mosque in Istanbul. Can any one advise me as the best way to go about this. I have done some research and found out that the religious...
  15. teosgirl

    Controversial mosque project kicks off

    Controversial mosque project kicks off in ?stanbul - Today's Zaman, your gateway to Turkish daily news I visited Istanbul this past weekend (Roger Waters) and stayed in a house in Ulus overlooking the Camlica hill. I could see the scarring of the ground work which had already been carried out...
  16. ZiaCa'

    World's Largest Church to Become a Mosque?

    Sign of the times here..... Is One of the World?s Greatest Churches About to Become a Mosque? :mmph:
  17. V

    New Mosque

    Can someone tell me where exactly the new mosque is being built please? Thanks
  18. T

    Gay Mosque

    Or to be more strictly accurate - gay-friendly mosque. I wonder how this place will fare. Any problem with violent nutters do you suppose? BBC News - Gay-friendly 'mosque' opens in Paris
  19. shirleyanntr

    new giant mosque planned for istanbul

    this is now past the planning stage and the groundwork has started. Rte has said it will be visible from all areas of İ i wonder if that means it will may change the instantly recognisable and historic skyline if it dwarfs the beautiful mosques that make up the fabric of İstanbul. İ...
  20. shirleyanntr

    1000's pray for Agia Sophia to be a mosque

    there was a gathering of devout Muslims outside Hagia Sophia Museum on Saturday praying for the former church to be made a mosque. This was a Byzantine church a real masterpiece which was turned into a mosque when İstanbul was conquered. İt was made into a museum in 1934 and as such is neither...
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