The muslim burial ground and peace garden is a significant heritage site for woking as well as enhancing pride of place and encouraging visitors, the site will provide a focal point for future acts of commemoration. Shah jahan mosque, woking (redirected from woking mosque khwaja kamal-ud-din, a prominent kashmiri lawyer and founder of the woking muslim mission. How can the answer be improved. Woking muslims 791 likes like to invite you to a free event on the 22nd september about youth mental health of bame communities in and around woking and on the.
We welcome everyone from the community to visit the mosque and have a small taste of ramadan, please share this flyer with friends, family and. Lord headley section revised and extensive new section added on his visit to india in december 1927 – june 1928 6 january 2017 see full chronological list of additions to website the woking muslim mission was founded by khwaja kamal-ud-din in 1913 at the woking mosque in woking, surrey.
Al-asr in woking al-asr education and community centre is an educational establishment in the heart of the muslim community of woking al-asr independently provides educational and religious activities for the local community. The woking muslim mission was founded in 1913 by khwaja kamal-ud-din (d december 1932) at the mosque in woking , 30 miles southwest of london and was managed by members of the lahore ahmadiyya movement (ahmadiyya anjuman ishaat-i.
Three years of work to restore a muslim burial ground in surrey will be the focus of a bbc documentary on sunday a team started tracking activities at the burial ground in woking in 2012 the film shows the efforts of woking council and the horsell common preservation society to have the site. Members of the sma include: shah jahan mosque, woking surrey heath muslim association, camberley surrey muslim centre, addlestone. The original woking muslim military cemetery was opened in 1917 by the british government to counteract german trustee of horsell common preservation society. The latest tweets from woking council (@wokingcouncil) official twitter for #woking borough council follow for local news & updates for help with council services, contact 01483 755855 or [email protected] woking, uk.
In the late 19th century, a small mosque ‘of considerable beauty’ was built in the small and sedate town of woking, surrey located in a very english rural setting, it surprisingly became the symbol and centre of muslim activity in britain during the first half of the twentieth century.
These are external links and will open in a new window a memorial garden in honour of muslims who fought for britain has been formally opened by the earl of wessex the muslim burial ground peace garden in woking, surrey, is on the site of a former grade ii-listed cemetery where 27 indian soldiers. Muslims in britain- eid ul fitr celebrations, 1941 imam abdul majid leads this muslim congregation in prayer in a tent, set up alongside woking mosque, as part of the eid ul fitr ceremony included are men from the royal indian army service corps. Commissioned by gottlieb wilhelm leitner to provide a place of worship for muslim students at the oriental institute, it was designed by victorian architect, w l chambers and completed in 1889 its green and white dome and minarets are considered one of woking's landmarks. Sir archibald hamilton: another distinguished convert buried in brookwood is sir abdullah archibald hamilton, baronet, a relation of the english royal family.
Woking (surrey, uk) prayer times view online or download as pdf, word, excel or text. The woking muslim mission was founded in 1913 by khwaja kamal-ud-din (d december 1932) at the mosque in woking, 30 miles southwest of london and was managed by members of the lahore ahmadiyya movement (ahmadiyya anjuman ishaat-i-islam, aail) it was run by lahore ahmadiyya missionaries until the mid-1960s.