The spiritual administration of Muslims (DUM) of the Russian Federation organizes the charitable distribution of meat to the needy on Eid al-Adha, said in a statement on the website of the DUMAS of the Russian Federation.
"In honor of the holiday Eid al-Adha and given the difficult financial situation of many families in a pandemic, the Spiritual administration of Muslims is organizing a nationwide protest on distribution to the needy of the meat of sacrificial animals – "Eid Karim 2020". Assistance in the form of several pounds of meat will have tens of thousands of families," the statement reads.
The head of the Council of Muftis of Russia (SMR) and the Spiritual administration of Muslims of Russia Ravil Gainutdin congratulated Muslims on the occasion of Eid al-Adha, noting that believers meet him "with a sense of spiritual uplift" and that he in these days he prays to Almighty "about the diversion of the troubles of coronavirus from all mankind."
The feast of the sacrifice Eid al-Adha (Turkic), or ID al-Adha (in Arabic) - the main holiday of the Muslims. It is celebrated on the tenth day of Dhul-Hijjah of the Islamic lunar calendar and lasts three days. This year it started to come on July 31.
To do good and to pray about making a great pilgrimage to the Holy sites of Islam in Saudi Arabia in the coming years, as well as the termination of the epidemic coronavirus called on the faithful Chairman of the Council of Muftis of Russia (SMR) and the Spiritual administration of Muslims (DUM) of the Russian Federation mufti Sheikh Ravil Gainutdin, the message of which is published on the website of the DUMAS of the Russian Federation.
Traditionally during the month of Dhul Hijjah, which in 2020 were launched on 21 July, the Muslims decided to make the Hajj, or pilgrimage to the Holy sites of Islam. Believers, first of all, visit the sacred mosque in Mecca, and also try to visit the prophet's Mosque in Medina. The government of Saudi Arabia 27 February, suspended the entry into the country for the purpose of pilgrimage to Mecca and visiting Medina, the epidemic of the coronavirus.
Chairman of the Spiritual administration of Muslims of Russia (DUM RF) and of the Council of Muftis of Russia (SMR) mufti Sheikh Ravil Gainutdin congratulated medical workers on their professional holiday and thanked them for their assistance to the clergy, said in a statement on the website of the DUMAS of the Russian Federation, published on Sunday.
"The new virus has overtaken the Russian clergy, raised Muftis of a number of Russian regions, ill imams and employees of the spiritual administration of Muslims. Praise be to Allah, thanks to your help and the professional work they are discharged from hospitals and re-serve the Ummah. And again, as you are the front line. After all, as you – the physicians – healers of the bodies, the clergy, doctors of human souls", - said the Gainutdin.
Chairman of the Spiritual administration of Muslims of Russia (DUM RF) mufti Sheikh Ravil Gainutdin has created the organizing Committee for the celebration of the 1100th anniversary of the adoption of Islam by the peoples of the Volga Bulgaria, said in a message posted Monday on the website of the DUMAS of the Russian Federation.
"Mufti Sheikh Ravil Gainutdin signed an order on establishment of the organizing Committee of the celebration of the 1100th anniversary of the adoption of Islam by the people of the state of Volga Bulgaria in 922 in the Gregorian calendar," - said in the message.