Bakrid celebrated in Coastal districts

Monday, July 11th, 2022

Mangaluru : Dakshina Kannada and Udupi on Sunday celebrated Eid-al-Adha (Bakrid) with traditional fervour and gaiety on Sunday. The prayer was led by Maulana Abdul Rashid Nadvi at Jamia Masjid in Kudroli and Maulana Inaythullah Razvi at the Anjuman masjid here. Hundreds of devotees participated in namaz held at various mosques in the two districts. […]

Muslims celebrates Eid in Dakshina Kannada

Friday, July 31st, 2020

Mangaluru: Muslims in Dakshina Kannada has celebrated the Bakri Eid with religious fervour, while adhering to Covid-19 protocols across the coastal districts on Friday, July 31. Notably, for the first time, no mass prayers were held at Idgahs due to the ban on religious gatherings. However Muslim brethren offered prayers at the mosques by maintaining […]

Ramzan : Perform namaz at home Waqf Officer requested

Tuesday, April 21st, 2020

Mangaluru: Dakshina Kannada’s District Waqf Officer has in a letter on April 21 has requested the Deputy Commissioner (DC) here to order a ban on namaz conducted in mosques during Ramzan as per the State and Central government’s guidelines. The letter further states that the DC must ask people from not to visit mosques but […]

Muslim celebrates Eid-e-Milad with religious fervour

Friday, December 1st, 2017

Mangaluru: Muslim community of Dakshina Kannada district celebrated Eid-e-Milad-Un-Nabi with joy and religious fevour on Friday. Mass prayers are being held at various mosques in Mangaluru. A large number of Muslims had gathered at the Idgah mosque at Light House Hill for the Eid Namaz. People were also seen exchanging Eid greetings and best wishes. […]

Temple trust in Ayodhya offers to rebuild mosque, welcomes Muslims to offer namaz

Thursday, September 1st, 2016

Ayodhya: Nearly 24 years after the Babri Masjid demolition, resulting in communal strife across India, a temple in Ayodhya has set a perfect example of communal harmony by offering to rebuild a 300-year-old battered mosque on its land and also invited Hanumangarhi temple to offer namaz in the premises. The Aalamgiri Masjid, built in the […]

Muslims celebrated Eid-ul-Adha in Mangalore, Udupi, Kasaragod

Sunday, October 5th, 2014

Mangalore : Eid-ul-Adha (Bakrid) was celebrated by the Muslim community members with special namaz (prayers) being offered at various masjids in Mangalore and Udupi on Sunday Oct 5. The Idgah Masjid in Light House Hill Road, after offering Namaz, childrens, parents exchanged Eid-Mubarak wishes. Community members offered special prayers at the Idgah Masjid at the […]

Fatwa issued for banning photography as un-Islamic

Wednesday, September 11th, 2013
muslim photographer

New Delhi : India’s leading Islamic seminary Darul Uloom has issued a fatwa, saying “photography is unlawful and a sin”, even though Saudi Arabia allows photographers inside the holy city of Mecca and live telecast of ‘namaz’ is beamed on Islamic channels across the world. Mufti Abdul Qasim Nomani, Mohtamim (Vice-Chancellor) of Darul Uloom Deoband, […]

Muslim brethren celebrate Bakrid with religious fervor

Friday, October 26th, 2012
Muslim brethren

Mangalore: Bakrid  or Eid-ul-Adha is being celebrated by Muslim brethren across the district on October 26, Friday. Special prayers and Namaz were offered  by Muslims in various mosques. The main event was held at the Idgah mosque at Light House Hill in Mangalore where a large number of devotees attended. Bakrid is a festival of […]

Bakrid to be celebrated Friday

Thursday, October 25th, 2012

Mangalore: Eid-Ul-Adha also known as Bakrid will be celebrated across coastal districts and Malnad region on October 26.  Bakrid falls on the tenth day of Dhul Hijjah month as per the Islamic calendar. This also marks the month of Hajj and is celebrated by Muslim brethren across the world with religious fervor. The festival is […]

Women prevented from offering Namaz at Noor Masjid.

Saturday, September 18th, 2010
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Mangalore: On Friday last, there was social trouble and unrest, seen at local Noor Mosque when some Muslim women were prevented from offering Namaz prayers at the place, which was so far known as the first Masjid in the city to allow women in a group within its portals to pray. The hurt women who […]