Last Sunday Muslim community leaders from all over the region gathered to plan new fundraising initiatives for our mosque! Representatives from mosques in St Ives, Huntingdon, Cambridge and Peterborough were in attendance. Guests included Shamim Ahmed of the Cambridge Bangladesh Cultural and Welfare Association, Councillor Ansar Ali from the Peterborough City Council, Aminul Islam, Founder … Continue reading Anglia Muslims Get Together In Support of Our Mosque
January 21 saw a black-tie dinner organised by the Cambridge University Islamic Society in support of the new mosque. As well as individual donations and standing orders, £1458 was pledged by the students. The guest of honour was Safar Hasanov of the Islamic College of Bulgaria.
The first eco-friendly mosque in Europe is meant to be a place for everyone in the community, explained Davina Levy, our PR officer, during the Cambridge Mosque Open Day at the Mill Road Winter Fair. She had the opportunity to talk to visitors and Mill Road TV about the new develpments at the site on … Continue reading Mosque open to all people
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Brighton’s new visitor attraction, known as the British Airways i360, was officially opened on 4 August. Designed by Cambridge Mosque architects Marks Barfield Associates, this innovative structure is a ‘vertical pier’ which takes up to 200 visitors a breathtaking 138 metres into the sky. The hi-tech project benefits from the extensive use of sustainable technology. … Continue reading i360 Open To The Public!
Following our survey of female mosque-users in the Cambridge area, we have produced statistical guidance on preferences for the male-female screen on the ground floor. We were delighted to receive so many responses to our survey. To download and view the results and comments please click the links below: Women’s Survey || General Report Women’s … Continue reading Women’s Survey Results Out
Representatives from the Cambridge Mosque Trust attended the official opening on April 2, 2016 of the Diyanet Centre of America. The largest Islamic complex in the Western World, the $110M facility includes a magnificent Ottoman-style mosque, and a range of academic and cultural facilities, together with a Turkish bath and a swimming pool. The guest … Continue reading Sister Mosque Opens in Washington!
Online: December 28, 2015 – January 3, 2016 The Cambridge Islamic Art Sale showcases a rare collection of modern Islamic art featuring every major style and region of a diverse and luminous heritage. World leading artists in this collection include Hasan Celebi (Turkey), Fuad Koichi Honda (Japan), Haji Noor Deen (China), Raeda Ashour (Saudi Arabia), … Continue reading Online International Islamic Art Sale
We are delighted to promote a new project to promote and document the beautiful Andalusian style of Arabic calligraphy. Master-calligrapher Abdul Lateef Whiteman has served the Cambridge Mosque Project in a wide variety of ways, including graphic design and architectural consultancy. See the trailer now: