26 June 2009, Friday, 14:16

Bashkir Muslims consolidate relations with Iran

author: Bulat Ulbarisov

The group of Muslim clergy and pedagogues from Bashkortostan visited Iran by invitation of the cultural center of Iran in Moscow.

The rector of the madrasah by Miriam Sultanova Ildar Malakhov reports during two weeks the group of 17 people studied methods and experience of teaching Muslim sciences and shared their experience in this sphere with the colleagues from Iran.

The parties agreed about expansion of mutual cooperation. A group of students from Mustafa University (the town of Kum), specializing in studying Russian language, is expected to arrive in Ufa soon. At present time a pedagogue from Iran teaches the students from madrasah by Miriam Sultanova Persian language. It is decided this practice will be continued.