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Muslim prayer hall set on fire on French island of Corsica

Corsican resistance continues. A Muslim prayer hall was seriously damaged by fire overnight in the capital of the French island of Corsica, local authorities said, four months after a separate Muslim prayer hall there was ransacked. 24 more words

The Marseille synagogue that is becoming a mosque

Source: BBC

By Lucy Williamson

BBC News, Marseille

For the first time, a synagogue in Marseille is in the process of being sold to a Muslim organisation, which has plans to turn it into a mosque. 404 more words

Europe

Algeria builds giant mosque as 'blow' to Islamists

By Abdellah Cheballah, AFP
May 7, 2016, 12:05 am TWN

ALGIERS–Algeria is building one of the world’s largest mosques which officials say will serve as a buffer against radical Islam and crown the legacy of President Abdelaziz Bouteflika. 382 more words

The Muslim Times

Ibda Design uses contrasting sandstone and white marble for mosque in Dubai

Arched openings in the sandstone facade of this Dubai mosque by Ibda Design lead worshipers into a bright marble courtyard with a textured minaret. The architects used Saudi sandstone for the outer walls of the mosque, which is located in the famously sandy United Arab Emirates city. 17 more words

News & Stories

Butts: It’s Tradition!

“When we pray we bend over. If a guy was standing in front of me and bent over to pray what would I see? Butt. Ugh. 2,569 more words

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