June 15, 2006

The Bina Mosque was restored by the Heydar Aliyev Foundation

The Azeri President was familiarized with Bina Mosque built in early the century and rehabilitated by initiative of President of Heydar Aliyev Foundation Mehriban Aliyeva.

Akhund of the mosque presented Koran to President Aliyev.


President Ilham Aliyev highly valued works done here, the architectural style as well. The President said: it was gracefully built in due time. It is light, has lovely architecture. All parameters are exact. It has been built wisely. We are reviving this and future generations will repair it again.


Applying to the President Mrs Aliyeva said: the mosque is included in list of historical monuments of Azerbaijan. That is why with Your permission I want to present a document on this to the akhund of the mosque. Selim Muslum Mosque is already protected by state as historical monument.


The President said the mosque is legally historical monument.


Religious figures expressed satisfaction to the President and his spouse for attention and care shown to our religion, saint sanctuaries, expressed best wishes for prosperity of our nation, progress of country, said prayer for soul of genius leader Heydar Aliyev.