Print this page
Bashir Mustafa and Zoulfira Miniakhmetova with their daughter at the 2014 Reviving the Islamic Spirit Conference. Bashir Mustafa and Zoulfira Miniakhmetova with their daughter at the 2014 Reviving the Islamic Spirit Conference. Adilah Makrup
29
Dec
2014

"Diversity" - Bashir & Zoulfira from Ottawa

Written by 
Published in Stories

"You can be both and one doesn't conflict the other. You can be a good citizen being both." - Bashir Mustafa

"Diversity. Different cultures from different backgrounds coming together and living peacefully. Taking care of each other and being kind to each other." - Zoulfira Miniakhmetova

Muslims of RIS 2014 is a photo series inspired by Humans of New York and following up on Muslim Link's ongoing series Muslims of Ottawa. We asked participants in the annual Reviving the Islamic Spirit Conference which takes place in downtown Toronto "What Does Being Muslim Canadian Mean To You?"

This article was produced exclusively for Muslim Link and should not be copied without prior permission from the site. For permission, please write to info@muslimlink.ca.

Read 3284 times Last modified on Tue, 30 Dec 2014 14:47
Rate this item
(0 votes)

Maryam Mirza is a multimedia journalist based in Ottawa, Canada who has a passion for photojournalism. She is a graduate of Algonquin College's Journalism program. To learn more about her work visit her website. Follow her on Twitter.