12 April 2011, Tuesday, 14:21
author: Timur Rakhmatullin
The all-Russian scientific-practical conference “The role of Muslim intelligentsia in youth enlightenment and education” started working in the Ufa mosque “IKHLAS” today. It is organized by the Islamic Center of Russian Muslim organizations, the public movement “Russian Islamic Heritage”, the Central Clerical Muslim Dept of Russia and by the Muslim religious organization “IKHLAS”. Representatives of science, education and clergy take part in its work. The chairman of the Council for state and inter-religious relations under the President RB Vyacheslaw Pyatkov, the chairman of the Islamic Center of Russian Muslim organizations and of “The Russian Islamic Heritage” Shavkat Avyasov and the chairman of the Central Clerical Muslim Dept of Russia, Supreme Mufti Talgat Tadjuddin are taking part in the conference. Such actual problems as the role of modern technologies in spiritual and moral youth education, the attitude of Islam to drugs and the role of historical sciences in education of younger generation are under discussion at the conference.