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Abubakar As-Saddique Islamic Center

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Abubakar As-Saddique Islamic Center is the only mosque in Faribault, Minnesota. Predominantly Somali, it is a vibrant site of Muslim prayer,...

Muslim Community Center of Minnesota


The Masjid Al-Rahman, or Muslim Community Center, is located in Bloomington, a medium sized city in Minnesota, south of Minneapolis,...

History of Faribault


An exhibit on the history of the town of Faribault, from the 19th century until today.

Unpublished Exhibits

Religion and First Amendment Law

Information and fieldwork related to the Free Exercise Clause and Establishment Clause Kayla Jackson, Sara Klugman, Will Yetvin, assist. 

Muslim Funerals and Burials in the Twin Cities

The presence of Muslims in Minnesota can be traced back as far as the1880’s.[1]  While the history of Muslims in...

Islam, Health, & Translation

Deeq Abdi, a medical translator, works in different clinical settings around the state of Minnesota. He divides his time between...

Masjid An-Nur

During one of my site visits to Masjid An-Nur, I was outside the mosque taking pictures when an African-American woman...

Islam in Faribault

There are seven exhibits:   Somali Muslim Communities of Faribault  Abubakar As-Saddique Islamic Center  Personal and Community Health Care in Faribault  Islam, Health, & Translation  Faribault...

Somali Muslim Food Culture

Building Community in Central Minnesota

This site explores the issues regarding Islamophobia and discrimination against Somali Muslims in St. Cloud, Minnesota and efforts by local...

Somali Muslim Communities of Faribault

  Faribault is a small town of nearly 30,000 residents located in southeastern Minnesota just fifty miles south of Minneapolis and...

Joint Religious Legislative Coalition

Interfaith political advocacy organization between Protestants, Catholics, Jews, and Muslims

Muslim American Society of Minnesota's Taking Heart Iftar

Security in the Muslim Community

Masjids are multifunctional spaces for Muslims across the world. They serve as spaces to pray, both individually and communal, to...