We are delighted to welcome Dr Majid Henning Ruse-Khan to our Board of Trustees. Majid is Reader in International Property Law at the University of Cambridge, and a fellow of King’s College. He has previously taught at universities in Germany, Malaysia and Pakistan.
Please remember that the mosque is not yet open for prayer. We will announce the opening date shortly inshaAllah. Please offer your Friday and other prayers at Abu Bakr Mosque, Omar Faruque Mosque, Masjid Al-Ikhlas, Cambridge Qur’anic Classes, or another mosque in the city. May Allah accept our worship and devotion, Amin.
The Mother and Child Room allows visitors to see and join the prayers, separated by glass doors which prevent any childish noises from reaching the main prayer hall. The room also includes an area of vinyl floor ideal for toys. There are baby-changing facilities in both the male and female ablution areas. For more amazing … Continue reading Visitors Enjoy the Mother and Child Room
Many thanks to the Muslim Scholars Organisation of South India for agreeing to donate Qur’an stands to our mosque. These are beautifully carved from Nilambur teak, which is traditionally donated to the Holy Mosques of Jerusalem and Madina. Our thanks to Shaykh Aboobacker Ahmed and Dr Shaikh Abdul Hakim Al-Azhari and the ulema of Kerala … Continue reading Blessings for the Word
The next meeting of Life Members of the Cambridge New Mosque will be held on Sunday 17 March at 1pm at the Mosque. ID cards will be distributed and new members will be given their certificates. There will be amazing Islamic talks by Shaykh Khidir Hussein, Mawlana Sayful Alam, Dr Sejad Mekic and others. Further … Continue reading Calling all Life Members!
Planting trees is an important Sunna in Islam. The Holy Prophet recommended planting trees because they benefit animals as well as humans. We have started planting crabapple trees which will perfume Romsey Town with wonderful blossoms every spring. For more on this Sunna see http://www.khaleafa.com/khaleafacom/value-of-trees-in-islam
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!
The Cambridge Mosque Trust has been deeply saddened by the news that its architect David Marks died on October 6 after a long illness. We came to him with an ambitious project that would satisfy a religious community living in a minority setting within a historic English town, and he gave us a solution that … Continue reading Si Monumentum Requiris, Circumspice
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!
Many thanks to singing group Alboran, who have recorded in their Spanish studio a CD of Islamic songs in English and Arabic about the Family of the Holy Prophet (s.a.w.s.), assembled by the great Hanafi scholar Imam al-Kashifi of Afghanistan. The CD features the voices of Ali Keeler, Kamal Nawawi, and others. All proceeds are … Continue reading New Nasheed CD Launched