Sunday, October 21, 2018
Athens's first mosque in final construction stages
Located in Votanikos district, the mosque soon will be open to perform the religious duties. It's the Greek capital city's first official mosque for centuries. Debates about the construction of a mosque in Athens started decades ago and until now, it remains the only European capital city without a mosque.
2018/9/22 - 10:10
Persian Quran exhibition opens in Greece
The Iranian Cultural Center in Greece has mounted a Quran exhibition in Athens, the capital.
2018/5/16 - 20:20
Islamic center opens doors to educate Americans about Islam
Al Huda Islamic Center in US city of Athens in Georgia state opened its doors. for third year to educate Americans about Islam. "If we Muslims aren't showing people who we are, other third parties do it. Islam is about friendship; not what people see on TV."
2018/3/2 - 00:00
Great need for a mosque in Athens
Decrying how Muslims in Athens have no choice but to pray in unsanitary conditions in basements, a top Muslim cleric from Greece said there is a great need for a mosque in the Greek capital. The Celebi Mehmet Mosque in Didymoteicho, the most historical mosque in the Balkan suffered a fire some months ago. It has now been sitting there for three months in the same condition.
2017/10/16 - 05:45
Restored Fethiye Mosque in Athens to Open in November
The Ottoman-era’s Fethiye Mosque (Fethiye Camii) located in the middle of the Roman Agora in central Athens will open to tourists and visitors by November at the latest, after going through extensive restoration, the Athens Ephorate of Antiquities said on Thursday.
2016/9/30 - 20:06
Athens allows first mosque in 180 years
The first official mosque is to be erected in the Greek capital, Athens, ending an almost two-century ban on building a Muslim worship place by the government.
2016/8/23 - 11:23
Greek parliament approves building mosque in Athens
Greece’s parliament on Aug. 4 gave the green light for the first official mosque to be built in Athens since the 19th century, a move long sought by the country’s Muslims.
2016/8/6 - 08:17