Wednesday February 15th, 2017

The “Okoso-Zukin”: Japanese Hijab for Winter

Okoso-Zukin (御高祖頭巾) is an old Japanese winter custom, used as a hood and scarf, an outdoor coat and it looks so similar to the Hijab of the Muslim […]
Sunday February 12th, 2017

Toyama School Project for Syrian Refugees

Toyama school project for Syrian refugees has begun Toyama Muslim Center visited a Syrian refugees camp, started elementary school project over there called: “Toyama School “. The School […]
Saturday January 28th, 2017

The Islam Institute (1932): Japanese Islamic Organization Established To Promote The Understanding of Islam

The Islam Institute  organization in Japan  In 1932, 17 scholars of the Japanese academic world concerning Islam joined their hands together and established an organization called […]
Sunday November 20th, 2016

Japanese Listening to Qu’ran for the First Time

Shizuoka Muslim Association had an experiment in Shizuoka city and which turned out to be really successful. Shizuoka Muslims Association team asks people to listen to […]
Friday November 18th, 2016

International Islamic School Otsuka

Japan Islamic Trust (JIT) has launched International Islamic School Otsuka (IISO) project to meet the long desire of the Muslim community in Japan for the education […]
Friday October 7th, 2016

Japan’s First Masjid Founded by Local Residents

The Islamic Culture Exchange Center in Tokyo: Japan’s largest organization run by Japanese Muslims The latest mosque to open in Tokyo is rolling out the welcome […]