*** As part of the Australian fans turned 33 the faithful Tartar
Moscow. June 20. INTERFAX – Mufti of Tatarstan Kamil Samigullin noted that the mosques of Kazan has increased the number of foreign members.
“The mosque in the centre of Kazan, visited not only by Muslims but also representatives of other religions. The imams are always open to conversation, we are also interested to learn something and to tell about their country,” – said K. Samigullin portal “Business Online”.
According to the mufti of 20 thousand Australian fans who came to Kazan for the world Cup, was 33 Tatar. “I was surprised: no word I know in Russian, but very clean speak Tatar!” – admires the Muslim figure.
He said that imams and then send him on “Wotsap” photos of foreign delegations, and during the holiday of breaking the fast on Eid ul-Fitr, in the mosque came foreign fans to eat for free.
The mufti also noted that Islamic fasting, which is still continued in the days of the first championship games with teams from Islamic countries, could not affect the quality of their games.
“It makes no sense, during lent I went on the bike and run were doing to the TRP also need to prepare yourself! I know a lot of Muslims who during lent were we started to exercise every day instead of three times a week”, – said the mufti.
Sam K. Samigullin game of the world Cup is not looking because he likes to play soccer than to watch it.