Tag Archives: New Zealand

Islam in Palmerston North

Size of Muslim Community It is difficult to know exactly how many Muslims there are in Palmerston North. This is partly because many of the Muslims living here come here temporarily to study at Massey University and therefore there is … Continue reading

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Rasheed Memorial Da’wah Trust (RMDT) – Home

Our purpose is to educate and engage people in Islam and in our communities, with a vision of achieving more peaceful, progressive communities by utilising the heart of Islamic practice. We bring our aims to life by being active in … Continue reading

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Rasheed Memorial Da’wah Trust (RMDT) – About Us

In 1969 he was one of a group of Fijian Indian migrants who established the Anjuman Himayat Al-Islami. Rasheed provided legal advice and secular leadership. After discussions with members of the wider Auckland Muslim community, the group attended a special … Continue reading

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Federation of the Islamic Associations of New Zealand (FIANZ) – Muslim Community in New Zealand

Located in the South Pacific, New Zealand is a country of approximately 3.9 million people, of whom about thirty thousands are Muslims. The first Muslims arrived here in 1874. They were of Chinese origin involved in the mining industry but … Continue reading

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Federation of the Islamic Associations of New Zealand (FIANZ) – Introduction

On behalf of the Executives, Council Members and Staff of the Federation of the Islamic Associations of New Zealand, welcome to the official website of FIANZ. The Federation of Islamic Associations of New Zealand was established in 1979 and is … Continue reading

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