Finnish Muslimahs come together to raise hijab awareness

A group of ambitious young women started Hijabiksi, a youth project to reduce societal fears surrounding the hijab. We call ourselves Northern Hijabees and we are originally from all corners of the world, which enrich us as human beings and also the project. There are 24 of us – between the ages of 15 and 29 … Read more

Photographer captures the essence of Islam in Europe

Ahmed Krausen is a freelance photographer known for his photographic project “Islam in Europe”. The aim of the project is to show the diversity of Islamic expression and how Islam is interpreted in the physical space by European Muslims. He spoke with Teakster. Please introduce yourself and tell us how you started your interest in photography. … Read more

Mosques of Europe: The Social, Theological and Geographical Aspects

Photographer Ahmed Krausen examines European mosques from all angles, accompanied by his stunning photos of prayer spaces large and small. Text and photos by Ahmed Krausen. Tetovo, Macedonia Mosques have been visible on the European landscape for centuries, starting with the Moors in Spain, followed by the Ottomans in the Balkans and the Tatars in the … Read more