Azerbaijani President attends opening of Orthodox Religious and Cultural Center of Baku and Azerbaijan Eparchy

Baku, Azerbaijan - 16/11/13 Trend: Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev yesterday attended the opening of Orthodox Religious and Cultural Center of Baku and Azerbaijan Eparchy. The President first viewed Holy Myrrhbearers Cathedral, and then toured the Orthodox Religious and Cultural Center. The Head of State then had a tea party with chairman of the Caucasus Muslims Office Sheikhulislam Allahshukur ...

President Ilham Aliyev congratulates Orthodox Christians in Azerbaijan

4/5/13 Baku – APA. President Ilham Aliyev has congratulated Orthodox Christian community of Azerbaijan, APA reports. The message of congratulations says: "Dear compatriots! I congratulate you on the sacred Easter, extend my best wishes to you. Throughout the centuries mutual respect, confidence and fraternal relations have existed among different nations and religions in the Azerbaijani society, where high ...

President congratulates Azerbaijan’s Orthodox Christian Community

Ilham Aliyev

5/1/2012 President Ilham Aliyev congratulated Azerbaijan’s Orthodox Christian community on Christmas. The letter reads: “I congratulate the whole Christian community of Azerbaijan on the occasion of Christmas and I extend my heartfelt greetings and best wishes to you on such a dear day. Religions and confessions in Azerbaijan famous a model of tolerance, place of inter- civilizations ...

Orthodox bishop praises freedom of religion in Azerbaijan

22/9/2011 Bishop Alexander of the Baku and Azerbaijan Eparchy of the Russian Orthodox Church has praised religious freedom in Azerbaijan. He made the comments in a report to a round table on "Our independence and national and moral values" at the State Committee for Work with Religious Organizations on Thursday, Gun.Az reported. "We are marking the 20th anniversary ...