On the blessed day of Ashura we gathered at the Mill Road site for prayers to celebrate the start of works. As well as architects, diplomats, contractors, engineers and other consultants, the happy event was attended by representatives of the city’s different masjid communities. The event began with a Qur’anic recitation by Imam Isa Karadere, … Continue reading Groundbreaking Gathering
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!
“Allah is beautiful and loves beauty.” – Prophet Muhammad (Peace Be Upon Him) – Cambridge Islamic Art is a small, volunteer driven initiative which proudly launched their first online Islamic art sale in December 2015 in aid of the Cambridge Mosque Project. World-renowned Muslim artists, many of whom are masters of the Islamic art tradition, donated pieces … Continue reading Cambridge Islamic Art raises £25K for Cambridge Mosque Project
We are proud to announce the launch of a professionally-produced mini-documentary in Arabic! This was scripted and produced entirely free of charge by Acamedia Inc, a leading production company based in Dubai. Acamedia’s CEO, Moez Masoud, who is studying for a PhD in Islamic Science here in Cambridge, is one of the Arab world’s leading … Continue reading Arabic Mini-Documentary Now Live!
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On January 1 Cambridge Mosque Project congratulated Cambridge student Baraka Khan on her marriage at London’s Harrow Mosque. Baraka is currently our leading UK fundraiser, having raised a total to date of £196,814.66. We wish Baraka and her husband every happiness in their life together.
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: