Cambridge’s new mosque will feature a unique combination of Western and Islamic sacred geometry. These will appear in the form of patterned brick, stained-glass windows, and door and floor designs. Take a look at the video below and meet our geometer, Professor Keith Critchlow, of the Prince’s School of Traditional Arts in London:
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
Ramadan Mubarak! The Trustees and the whole team of the Cambridge New Mosque Project congratulate the Muslims of Cambridge on the commencement of the Holy Month of Ramadan. May Allah make this a month of acceptance, brotherhood, and unity for Muslims here and around the world. Shaykh Abdul Latif Finch has given a brilliant lecture … Continue reading Ramadan Mubarak!
Contractors are back on the Mill Road site this week to establish a proper drainage infrastructure at the front end. New drains will be excavated and built and capped with manhole covers. We are also continuing site investigation works through a series of boreholes elsewhere on the site, which our specialist contractors will be monitoring … Continue reading More Progress on Site!
“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!
فيلم وثائقي جديد مع الاستاذ الداعية معز مسعود
Our main contractors have spent an active two weeks surveying the site boundaries and clearing the site of all vegetation. Now our site looks larger than ever! Both neighbouring sites along Mill Road are subject to planning applications, so the entire area looks likely to be transformed over the coming months.
The new Cambridge Mosque will, inshaAllah, be a hub for learning the Holy Qur’an. Join our supporters in our campaign to encourage Muslims around the world to memorise some much-loved Suras! We begin this January with Surat al-Zumar. Thanks to the unpaid work of our volunteer videographers we’ve created a beautiful video of Scottish winter … Continue reading Surat al-Zumar – memorise it with us!