Move to promote cultural tourism in Abu Dhabi

in In the world, News

To promote cultural tourism in Abu Dhabi and showcase Islamic heritage and Abu Dhabi’s mosques and their stages of development and growth to tourists, the Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi) has teamed up with the General Authority of Islamic Affairs and Endowments (Awqaf) to organise tours of historic and […]

Around the medieval inventory of the library of the mosque of Kairouan – François Déroche

in About the waqf, News

According to the Medinese model, which prefigures the use of later generations, the mosque is a place of worship, but also a place of knowledge and power [1]. From these beginnings, she has retained her role in religious learning in its various forms. In particular, it was natural that copies of the Qur’an should be deposited there. [2] But the sources also mention many other books, even whole libraries, preserved in mosques:

    Grâce au patrimoine waqf acquis par AL WAKF FRANCE, nous pouvons financer différents bénéficiaires tels que les établissements scolaires privés musulmans

    C'est une occasion pour vous aussi, à travers votre sadaqa jariya, de participer à la construction d'un patrimoine destiné aux générations futures.
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