Baku, March 31, AZERTAC
Chairman of the Caucasian Muslims Office Sheikh-ul-Islam Allahshukur Pashazade has been awarded with an honorary diploma of the UNITWIN Network on Inter-Religious Dialogue for Intercultural understanding as part of an international conference titled “Derbent – a city of three religions” held in Derbent, Dagestan.
He was honored for his efforts to protect cultural heritage and develop intercultural and interreligious dialogue.
At the conference, the Caucasian Muslims Office was represented by first deputy chair Mufti Salman Musayev and official Surkhay Mammadli.
Mr. Musayev read out an address by Allahshukur Pashazade to the people of Derbent.
As part of the visit the Azerbaijani delegation met a Juma mosque community of the Derbent city.
Chairman of the community Seyidyahya Seyidov asked the Azerbaijani delegation to communicate his greetings to Allahshukur Pashazade.