Yesterday, on July 24, in Moscow was held the annual cultural-charitable project "Tent of Ramadan." The event was attended by President of the Republic of Tatarstan Rustam Minnikhanov. Representatives of MRB RT again were also delegated to the charitable "Tent of Ramadan", this time it was visited by the deputy mufti of RT Rustam hazrat Khayrullin.
For several days in Tent were held Days of the national republics and of friendly to Russia Muslim countries, yesterday evening was devoted to Tatarstan.
The event was opened by chairman of Council of Muftis of Russia sheikh Ravil Gainutdin.
Then in front of audience made a speech Rustam Minnikhanov. He noted in particular that gathering in Moscow on festive Iftar has become a good tradition. "For me it is very important that here came not only Muslims, but also all of our close friends. I am pleased to welcome you. I want to thank each of you for being here today with us," - he said.
President of Tatarstan stressed that the event is important - not only for Muslims and Tatars, but for all the peoples of Russia, where many people and relgions live together peacefully. "Our country is rich, multinational, multi-confessional. We live in a peace and harmony. And today's holiday shows our tolerance," - noted Rustam Minnikhanov.
Deputy mufti of the Republic of Tatarstan Rustam hazrat Khayrullin conveyed greetings on behalf of mufti of RT Kamil hazrat Samigullina and stressed the importance of this event for the Muslim ummah of Russia.
"On behalf of the mufti of Republic of Tatarstan I congratulate everybody with the upcoming great feast of Uraza-Bayram. Let your hearts to be filled with peace and joy of gratitude to the Almighty. Let the Creator will receive all our efforts for Him in the holy month of Ramadan. In addition, I want to note the importance of cultural and charitable project "Tent of Ramadan." This is a wonderful multi-year project of the Council of Muftis of Russia. Such events show other confessions our cohesion and help ourselves to maintain communication and solve many problems together," - said in his speech Rustam hazrat Khayrullin.
After the prayer for the participants was organized a cultural program. Guests of "Tent of Ramadan" were pleased by soloist of the State song and dance ensemble Sirina Vakhitova, musician and composer Radik Salimov, singer Filyus Kagirov.
Tatarstan residents also told the guests of "Tent of Ramadan" on the publishing houses of the republic, on historical religious personalities, etc.