AMERICA RELIGIOUS CENTER IS NOW OPENING…
The Turkish Religious Foundation, with the assistance of Muslims in the United States of America, which will bring together under the same roof as the religious centre officially opened on 2 April 2016. The opening will be at the same time, who will carry out an official visit to the United States, Religious Affairs President Mehmet Görmez and President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. It will be the first Turkish-Islamic center made with the cooperation of the Directorate of Religious Affairs and Turkish Religious Foundation of America is the religious center of all Muslims in America will bring together under the same roof.
The Religious center of the Islamic Religion, the religion of the community with accurate and current information based on the basic sources for the elucidation will be carried out. At the same time, faith, worship and the provision of guidance to the community on the merits of morality, justice, peace, tolerance and mutual understanding in order to develop relations on the basis of various studies will be conducted.
The mosque was the religious center of America, which is based in a complex, Cultural Center, community building, guest house and traditional Turkish houses. The most important building structure of the mosque it was built according to Ottoman architecture in the sixteenth century.
The only mosque with two minarets will be in the United States, including three thousand people at the same time be able to worship the temple courtyard. An area of 1879 square meters sitting on a 300 square meter width include the Museum of Islamic art under the mosque. The complex is built according to the Seljuk architecture, Cultural Center, library, conference and exhibition halls, meeting rooms and a reception area.
In the cultural centre of the Islamic Studies Center that will go from Turkey to the United States will be offered counseling services to undergraduate and graduate education to students.
Religious Services Advisor Yaşar Çolak who works in Washington in the United States, first Turkish-Islamic Center has announced that all citizens in his opening statement about the opening are invited. Religious Affairs president Prof. Dr. Mehmet Görmez will read the first Friday.