We are looking for volunteers to help us with the opening and running of the New Cambridge Mosque. During the opening period in particular (Friday 15th March Jumu’ah and onwards) there will be a need for a large number of volunteers. If you can provide support in one of the volunteer roles listed below, apply … Continue reading Help Us Build This New Community Together!
To keep our amazing mosque running for many years to come we need to build our waqf endowment! All donations now will go towards the spiritual uplift of future generations. The Sadaqa Bank is the only truly safe and secure place to keep your money – make a deposit today! You will receive secure spiritual … Continue reading Invest in our bank!
The Trust is pleased to announce that the first Jum’a prayers will be held in our mosque on 15 March 2019, in sha Allah. Because a large crowd is expected, visitors from outside Cambridge are requested not to attend on that day. The date of the official opening ceremony, expected to be in late April, … Continue reading First Jum’a Prayers to be held on 15 March 2019
Watch exclusive footage and hear from Shaykh Abdal Hakim Murad about diversity and the nexus between architecture and nature in the mosque project. A documentary about the full project will be available later this year.
Shaykh Abdal Hakim Murad / Timothy J. Winter, founder of Europe’s first eco-mosque and professor of Islamic studies at the University of Cambridge, talks to Arabian Business about the need for a purpose-built place of worship for the 8,000 Muslims living in Cambridge. In particular, he stresses inclusiveness of community, gender, and the environment as … Continue reading Shaykh Abdal Hakim Murad on Inclusiveness in the Cambridge Mosque Project
The Trustees are pleased to announce that Dr Sejad Mekić has been appointed as first imam of our mosque. Dr Mekić, a British citizen of Bosnian origin, is currently a Research Fellow at the University of Exeter.
Issue 4 of our newsletter is now available to read online. Take a look below or click here to read all the latest news about our progress!
Cambridge’s diverse community includes Muslims from Belarus! We were delighted that our supporters at Diyanet have been able to complete the rebuilding of the magnificent Cathedral Mosque of Minsk, destroyed by the Communists in 1962. There have been Muslim communities in the East European country for seven hundred years, including the Lipka Muslims, famous for … Continue reading Diyanet Contributes To Belarus Mosque
Our mosque receives extensive favourable treatment in Shahed Saleem’s new book The British Mosque: an Architectural and Social History (published by Historic England, 2018). The lavishly-illustrated book provides a complete history of Britain’s magnificent mosque heritage, and closes with a discussion of our own project here in Cambridge. According to the author we represent a … Continue reading Mosque Celebrated In New Book
Join Idris Watts as he leads his group of intrepid seekers through the wilds of beautiful Iceland, to contemplate and meditate on the order and splendour of creation. This lecture is a must for all who long to understand the deeper meaning of the heart’s response to the beauty of God’s world. The spectacular HD … Continue reading Meditate On The Environment