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21 December 2016, 12:18 | Scandals, crime |
14 December 2016, 10:25 | World news |
Head of the “Association of Muslims of Ukraine” Suleiman (Elimdar) Hayrullayev urged Muslims to pray for the salvation of the victims of the humanitarian catastrophe evolving in Aleppo (Aleppo) in Syria.
6 December 2016, 09:25 | Islam |
In the preamble, the Charter states that “Muslims today are an integral part of Ukrainian society.” The initiative is open and anyone who shares the position set out therein, can join.
20 November 2016, 10:12 | Islam |
Kyiv hosted the assembly of delegates of the Crimean Tatar Muslim organizations in the course of which the Spiritual Administration of Muslims of Crimea was set up on mainland Ukraine, the ‘15 minutes’ news agency reports referring to the ATR.
10 November 2016, 07:53 | International relations |
On January 21 - February 11, 2017, the IV International scientific and fact-finding trip to India titled “The sacred space of Vaishnavism” will be held involving the students, teachers and researchers of Ukraine.
26 October 2016, 10:09 | Restoration, maintainance of cultural inheritance |
In the center of Lutsk, memorial signs have been mounted on the sites of the former Jewish cemeteries.
18 October 2016, 12:42 | Judaism |
For the eight days and seven nights of Sukkot, Jews traditionally eat and sleep in a sukkah, a temporary dwelling with a thatched roof, from which the holiday gets its name.
12 October 2016, 10:46 | Religious intolerance and vandalism |
Today, on October 12, the homes of Crimean Tatars in occupied Crimea were raided by Russian security services.
11 October 2016, 12:31 | Religious holidays and traditions |
Yom Kippur, one of the most important holidays in Judaism, begins Tuesday, at sunset and will continue through nightfall Wednesday.
11 October 2016, 12:16 | International relations |
Spiritual leader the Dalai Lama urged Ukraine and Russia to think about mutual benefit, for the common good to solve problems peacefully in a relationship. He stated this on the teachings of the Buddhists of the Baltic States in Riga, RIA Novosti reported.
10 October 2016, 14:20 | National religious question |
Transcarpathian regional center hosted the 10th anniversary Festival of Jewish Culture. This year it received its own name – Heymish Ungvar, which means “comfortable, cozy, warm.”
4 October 2016, 17:54 | Judaism |
Hasidim believe that if you meet the New Year near a zaddik grave, the whole of the next year will be full of happiness.
4 October 2016, 17:44 | National religious question |
Mr. Dzyuba was recognized for his decades-long commitment to human rights and fostering dialogue between nations. He was an authoritative voice during the repressive Soviet period, speaking out against xenophobia and anti-Semitism and working for national reconciliation.
As the 75th anniversary approaches of the massacre of 33 thousand Ukrainian Jews at Babyn Yar, Ukraine’s religious leaders have joined in a memorial service for the Nazis’ Roma victims killed at what was then a ravine on the outskirts of Kyiv.
20 September 2016, 16:17 | Religious relations |
This year, Christians were invited to pray in the Basilica of St. Francis, while those from other religions will pray in the town that for centuries has drawn admirers of the saint who abandoned family wealth for an austere existence of preaching tolerance.
On the basis of the Jewish unit of the Ukrainian Volunteer Army Corps improvised synagogue opened on September 16, 2016.
12 September 2016, 12:38 | Church-state relations
President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko has congratulated Ukrainian Muslims on Eid al-Adha. The text of congratulations has been published on the official website of the President.
12 September 2016, 10:00 | Religious relations |
During the session of Dnipro city council, chair of patriotic education and chaplaincy department of Dnipropetrovsk Diocese of the UOC-KP Father Dmytro Povorotnyy personally conferred on Hasidim Oleksandr (“Asher”) Cherkassky a medal for volunteering. It was reported by Dniprohrad.
12 September 2016, 07:34 | Islam |
Muslims of different nationalities have gathered in the Ar-Rahma mosque in Lukyanovka district and started celebrating the Eid al-Adha.
7 September 2016, 10:09 | Judaism |
30 thousand pilgrims - Bratslav Hasidim from Israel and Poland - will come to Uman, Cherkasy region on the occasion of the Jewish New Year Rosh Hashanah.