25 October 2012, Thursday, 10:03

President of Bashkortostan congratulated all Muslims of the Republic with the holiday Kurban-Bayram

author: news agency "Bashinform"

The President of Bashkortostan Rustem Khamitov congratulated all Muslims RB with the light holiday Kurban-Bayram.

“For many centuries this holiday symbolizes mercy and favor to neighbors, teaches compassion for the needy and reminds of the necessity to make good deeds. These eternal human values are understandable to people of all nationalities and religions. Our Republic actively revives traditions of charity. Close attention is paid to patriotic and moral education of younger generations, to popularization of family values” – said in the Presidential congratulation.

The head of the Republic expressed assurance that “the efforts of representatives of traditional religions in Bashkortostan will be further directed to strengthening of mutual understanding among nations, to development of inter-religious dialogue, prosperity of our Republic as well as of the whole country”.

The President RB wished all Muslim believers and their relatives “strong health, peace, happiness and well-being”.