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24 March 2017, 10:41 | World news
The Russian Ministry of Justice has suspended the activities of the religious organization calling itself Administrative Center of Jehovah’s Witnesses “due to its extremist activities”.
22 March 2017, 10:01 | Religious intolerance and vandalism
Unknown destroyed the Jewish cemetery in the village of Berezovka, Odesa region, Utro reports, citing a Facebook page of the director of the Ukrainian Jewish Committee Edward Dolynsky.
15 March 2017, 10:56 | Islam
The leader of the Spiritual Administration of Muslims of Ukraine “Ummah” Said Ismagilov Mufti criticized the recent EU court ruling entitling European employers to prohibit employees to wear a scarf (in the case of Muslims, it is called hijab) in the workplace.
14 March 2017, 11:38 | Extraordinary situations
Eight thousand Jews of Donbas out of thirty have moved to permanent residence in Israel since 2014. This was reported on Radio "Donbas.Realiyi" by Chief Rabbi of Donbass and a community of IDPs Pinchas Vyshedski.
23 February 2017, 10:10 | Religious ceremonies and pilgrimage
On February 20, a group of Hasidic pilgrims, in an amount of about 60 people, came to visit the town of Brody, In Lviv region.
Ukrainian military chaplains of different denminations and religions have joined the world campaign “22 Push-ups challenge” in support of Ukrainian military – Fr Lubomyr Yavorsky, Deputy Head of the Department of the Patriarchal Curia of the UGCC of the Pastoral care for Armed Forces of Ukraine, said on his Facebook page.
30 January 2017, 11:01 | Church-state relations |
The city government is working on creation of Memorial of the Holocaust victims “Babi Yar” in Kyiv, which will become a museum of memory in the place of a terrible crime and tragedy. This was stated by Kyiv Mayor Vitali Klitschko on International Holocaust Remembrance Day, according to the press service of the KSCA.
27 January 2017, 15:43 | National religious question |
In Lviv, Ukrainians and Jews pay tribute to Holocaust victims
27 January 2017, 10:48 | Islam |
The Russian-imposed authorities in Crimea said that security forces were conducting an operation targeting alleged members of Hizb ut-Tahrir, an Islamic group that is banned in Russia, Radio Liberty informs.
27 January 2017, 10:06 | National religious question |
18 January 2017, 09:47 | Restoration, maintainance of cultural inheritance |
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.