Azerbaijan marks Ashura Day
Today, October 1, Azerbaijan commemorates the 10th of Muharram – the Day of Ashura.
02:28 01 October
Azerbaijan against KRG referendum: CMO chairman
Azerbaijan, as a country suffering terrorism, is resolutely against the Kurdistan Regional Government's (KRC) referendum on independence, said Chairman of the Caucasian Muslims Office (CMO), Sheikh-ul-Islam Haji Allahshukur Pashazade.
14:18 25 September
Ashura commemorations in Azerbaijan will be held in line with fatwa – committee chairman
The tenth day of Muharram – Ashura that marks the death of Imam Hussain will be commemorated in Azerbaijan in line with the fatwa issued by the Caucasian Muslims Office (CMO), Mubariz Gurbanli, chairman of the State Committee for Work with Religious Organizations, told APA on Friday.
12:25 22 September
Month of Muharram begins
The Gazi Council of the Caucasian Muslims Office (CMO) has issued a fatwa announcing the advent of the Month of Muharram.
00:01 22 September
Believers propose abolishing post of akhunds in Azerbaijani mosques
A group of believers have proposed the abolishment of the post of akhunds in Azerbaijani mosques, but maintenance of imam institution.
15:47 14 September
Mubariz Gurbanli, Allahshukur Pashazade differ on use of loudspeakers at mosques
Chairman of the State Committee for Work with Religious Organizations Mubariz Gurbanli has voiced his disapproval of use of excessively loud speakers at mosques.
15:18 14 September
Caucasian Muslims Office issues fatwa on month of Muharram
The Gazi Council of the Caucasian Muslims Office (CMO) has issued a fatwa on the occasion of the month of Muharram.
14:52 14 September
Allahshukur Pashazade invited Patriarch Kirill to visit Armenian church in Baku
Chairman of the Caucasian Muslims Office Sheikh-ul-Islam Haji Allahshukur Pashazade invited Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia Kirill to visit the Armenian church in Baku at a meeting with Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia Kirill and Catholicos of All Armenians Karekin II in Moscow on Friday, APA’s Moscow correspondent reports.
21:00 08 September
Patriarch Kirill: Current situation on Karabakh conflict cannot be considered acceptable
The current situation on the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict can not be considered acceptable, said Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia Kirill.
19:14 08 September
Allahshukur Pashazade to Karekin II: Occupied Azerbaijan lands should be liberated
The Armenia-Azerbaijan Nagorno-Karabakh conflict has been protracted for too long, said Chairman of the Caucasian Muslims Office Sheikh-ul-Islam Haji Allahshukur Pashazade.
18:19 08 September
Azerbaijani, Russian and Armenian religious leaders meet in Moscow
A trilateral meeting of the Azerbaijani, Russian and Armenian religious leaders kicked off in Moscow on Sept. 8.
17:03 08 September
Allahshukur Pashazade leaves for Moscow to meet Catholicos Karekin II
A delegation led by Chairman of the Caucasian Muslims Office (CMO), Sheikhulislam Allahshukur Pashazade left for Moscow on Thursday, the CMO press service told APA.
14:55 07 September
CMO strongly condemns Myanmar’s violence against Rohingya Muslims
The Caucasian Muslims Office (CMO) has resolutely condemned the ongoing violence against Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar, calling for an immediate end to anti-human actions.
16:20 05 September
Azerbaijan celebrates Eid al-Adha
Azerbaijan today marks Eid al-Adha (Feast of the Sacrifice).
00:01 01 September
Month of Muharram to begin on September 22
The holy month of Muharram will begin on September 22 according to a calendar draw up by the Caucasian Muslims Office (CMO), APA reported.
12:00 29 August
Azerbaijani, Armenian religious leaders to meet in Moscow - UPDATED
Chairman of the Caucasian Muslims Office (CMO), Sheikhulislam Allahshukur Pashazade and Catholicos of All Armenians Karekin II will hold a meeting in Moscow in September.
12:31 28 August
Caucasian Muslims Office issues fatwa on Eid al-Adha
The Caucasian Muslims Office (CMO) has issued a fatwa on the occasion of Eid al-Adha.
13:20 25 August
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