250,000 Muslims participated in Uraza Bairam mass prayer in Moscow


In the morning of June 25th more than 250,000 people took part in joint prayer and sermons in Moscow on the occasion of the Islamic holiday of Uraza-Bairam.

It was reported by the press service of the Central District division of the Rosguard.

Over 3,000 troops of the Rosguard protected the public order and ensured public safety.

“Thanks to the well-coordinated work of the Rosguard staff and the Ministry of Internal Affairs, there were no violations committed during the celebration,” the press-release says.

More than 250,000 Muslims prayed at the Historical Mosque on Malotatarska Street, the Moscow Cathedral Mosque on Prospekt Mira, the Memorial Mosque on Poklonnaya Hill, the Yardyam Mosque in Otradnoye and on other sites.

Source: dp.ru