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Madrassa An-Noor for the Blind visits Russia Muftis Council and the Religious Board of Muslims of Russia


Dr Hassan Murchie, Principal of the Madrassa An-Noor for the Blind in the Republic of South Africa, visited the Russia Muftis Council (RMC) and the Religious Board of Muslims of Russia.

During his visit Dr Hassan Murchie met the leading experts of the RMC International Department, Ismail Gindullin and Salem Zallam, who conveyed greetings from Mufti Sheikh Ravil Gaynutdin and assured him that the RMC was ready to provide any assistance in projects aimed at social and spiritual adaptation of the visually impaired. The RMC representatives emphasized that the Al-Fatiha Madrassa under the Memorial Mosque has a special department for the Blind and Hearing-Impaired, where the students are taught the foundations of Islam, recitation of the Holy Qur'an and other Islamic disciplines.

Dr Hassan Murchie spoke about the activities of Madrassa An-Noor for the Blind. His organization focuses on teaching the Blind the Qur'an and Islamic disciplines. The students have the opportunity to acquire good Islamic education and learn to read the Qur'an using the Braille script.

Moulana Hassan expressed interest in cooperation with Russian Muslims and added that he was going to visit the Yardem rehabilitation centre for the visually impaired in Kazan. 

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