Allahshukur Pashazade: Fetullah isn’t on his own, he has backers
“Some states are envious of the policy being pursued by Recep Tayyip Erdogan, a friend of Azerbaijan and of our President,” Chairman of the Caucasian Muslims Office (CMO) Allahshukur Pashazade said an event held in Heydar Mosque on Saturday with regard to the first anniversary of the 15 July coup attempt in Turkey, APA reported.
14:55 15 July
Prayer of unity performed in Baku over anniversary of Turkey coup attempt
On July 15, a prayer of unity was performed in Baku’s Heydar Mosque in connection with last year’s July 15 coup attempt in Turkey which resulted in failure.
13:12 15 July
Heydar Mosque holds event to commemorate victims of July 15 coup attempt in Turkey
An event is being held at Heydar Mosque in Baku to commemorate the victims of the failed July 15, 2016 coup attempt in Turkey.
12:38 15 July
Prayer of unity to be performed in Baku over anniversary of Turkey coup attempt
On July 15, a prayer of unity will be performed in Baku’s Heydar Mosque in connection with last year’s July 15 coup attempt in Turkey which resulted in failure.
14:15 14 July
Azerbaijani mosques to commemorate Alkhanli victims
Upon the instruction of Chairman of the Caucasian Muslims Office (CMO) Sheikhulislam Allahshukur Pashazade, the memory of the innocent residents of the Alkhanli village of Azerbaijan’s Fuzuli district, who were killed as a result of Armenian provocation on July 4, will be commemorated in the mosques in Baku and all districts of the republic during Friday prayer times on July 7, the CMO press service told APA.
11:40 06 July
CMO chairman: Some countries interfere with our domestic affairs, seeking to create religious discrimination
“I’m asking Allah to grant us victory and cause us to liberate our lands so that we can hear the adhan in our Karabakh,” Chairman of the Caucasian Muslims Office (CMO) Allahshukur Pashazade said following the Eid prayer in Ajdarbey mosque, APA reported.
10:28 26 June
Azerbaijan marks Ramadan Holiday
Azerbaijani Muslims mark the Eid al-Fitr holiday, which marks the end of the holy month of Ramadan.
00:00 26 June
Eid al-Fitr prayer to be performed in Azerbaijan on June 26
The Eid al-Fitr prayer (End of Ramadan) will be performed on June 26 at 08:00 am in Ajdarbey mosque and at 09:00 in Tezepir mosque in Azerbaijan, the Caucasian Muslims Office (CMO) told APA on June 21.
16:08 21 June
Committee chairman: Leading religious rituals without CMO permission ‘illegal’
Leading religious rituals without the permission of the Caucasian Muslims Office (CMO) is illegal and the person will be held accountable, the chairman of Azerbaijan’s State Committee for Work with Religious Organizations, Mubariz Gurbanli, said on Wednesday, APA reported.
13:05 21 June
Azerbaijani president allocates financial assistance to religious organizations
Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order on allocating financial assistance to several numerous organizations in the country.
18:39 20 June
CMO chairman dismisses religious figure for acting against Ramadan fatwa
Chairman of the Caucasian Muslims Office (CMO) Allahshukur Pashazadeh has dismissed a cleric for acting against the fatwa on Ramadan.
15:31 07 June
Saudi Arabia warns pilgrims
Saudi Arabia has warned pilgrims ahead of 2017 Hajj pilgrimage.
15:12 05 June
Newly allocated site for construction of Haji Javad mosque inspected
Azerbaijan’s First Deputy Prime Minister Yagub Eyyubov, Chairman of the Caucasian Muslims Office (CMO) Sheikh-ul-Islam Allahshukur Pashazade and Chairman of the State Committee for Work with Religious Organizations Mubariz Gurbanli on Thursday inspected the newly allocated site for the construction of Haji Javad Mosque located in 79 Abdulla Shaig Street, Yasamal district, Baku, the CMO told APA.
16:17 01 June
Holy month of Ramadan begins
The CMO, together with the ANAS Shamakhi Astrophysical Observatory, has compiled a special Ramadan booklet that includes the dates of the first day of Ramadan and Eid al-Fitr, salah times, as well as daily prayers specific of this month.
00:00 27 May
Azerbaijani religious community chairman dismissed for having illegal gathering - EXCLUSIVE
Ruslan Mammadov, chairman of the “II Arabjabirli rural mosque” religious community in Azerbaijan’s Goychay district, has been dismissed for using a calendar other than the one compiled by the Caucasian Muslims Office (CMO) and having an illegal gathering in a hidden place of worship he had built the Duruja village of Gabala, APA has learned.
13:36 25 May
Allahshukur Pashazade calls on religious people to steer clear of religious discrimination during sermons
Chairman of the Caucasian Muslims Office (CMO), Sheikh-ul-Islam Haji Allahshukur Pashazade has called on religious people to steer clear of religious discrimination during sermons and not to mention denomination names (chiefly Sunni and Shia) during Ramadan.
13:10 24 May
CMO chairman urges believers not to comment on events taking place in other countries
Chairman of the Caucasian Muslims Office (CMO), Sheikh-ul-Islam Haji Allahshukur Pashazade has urged akhunds, imams and other religious figures in Azerbaijan not to comment on events happening in other countries.
12:51 24 May
CMO chairman: Imams and akhunds who take part in gatherings before Iftar during Ramadan will be fired
Imams and akhunds who take part in gatherings before Iftar during Ramadan will be fired, Chairman of the Caucasian Muslims Office (CMO) Allahshukur Pashazade said on Wednesday.
12:29 24 May
CMO warns religious people about use of Ramadan calendars
It’s inadmissible of clerics and believers to use provocative and divisive calendars that belong to other denominations and are likely to provoke denominational and time disputes, the Gazi Council of the Caucasian Muslims Office (CMO) said in a fatwa on the coming of Ramadan, APA reported.
12:11 24 May
Ramadan to start on May 27 - FATWA
The Gazi Council of the Caucasian Muslims Office (CMO) has issued a fatwa on the holy month of Ramadan.
11:46 24 May