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Travails Of The Mecca Of Suburbia

Sunday, June 12, 2011 - 16:35

One of northern Europe's oldest mosques - in Woking - has had a chequered history

Of the 1,300 mosques in Britain, the Shah Jahan Mosque stands out. That northern Europe's first purpose-built mosque is to be found in...

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New historical book on Shah Jahan Mosque

Saturday, June 11, 2011 - 17:01

We are pleased to announce that the first-ever comprehensive history of the Shah Jahan Mosque has been published.

This unique book has been written by Brigadier (Retired) Muslim P Salamat.

Brigadier Salamat has...

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Pakistan Flood Relief

Saturday, June 11, 2011 - 16:52

Since August 2010, the Shah Jahan Mosque has continued the rebuilding work to assist the victims of the floods in Pakistan.

Total donations passed the £180,000. These funds have been raised through various activities such...

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Woking's Muslim Heritage

Saturday, June 11, 2011 - 16:47

The Shah Jahan Mosque

Opened in 1889, this is the oldest purpose built mosque in Britain. It was commissioned by Gottlieb Wilhelm Leitner to provide a place of worship for Muslim students at the Oriental Institute. Its...

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Charting history of the Shah Jahan

Saturday, June 11, 2011 - 16:40

A VETERAN soldier has published a pioneering book about a 120-year-old Woking landmark.

Brigadier Muslim Salamat, a Woking resident since 1984, spent five years writing about the famous Shah Jahan Mosque, in Oriental Road...

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Woking mosque worshippers help hepatitis research

Friday, June 3, 2011 - 10:51

Up to 1,000 people are to be tested for hepatitis at a Surrey mosque as part of a research project into the disease.

Tests, which will be carried out at the Shah Jahan Mosque in Woking after Friday prayers over the next...

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Ustadh Yahya Rhodes

Friday, April 6, 2007 - 11:46

On Friday 6th April we had the honour of the company of Ustadh Yayha Rhodes from the Zaytuna Institute, USA. Friday 6 April 2007.

Ustadh Yahya Rhodes at the Shah Jahan Mosque.

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