"Ислам и христианство в Татарстане: религиозное возрождение как вызов современности" (Islam and Christianity in Tatarstan: Religious Revival as a Chall ...
- Author: Russian and East European Institute
- Number of episodes: 1
- Web site: http://www.indiana.edu/~reeiweb/newsEvents/2013/Almazova.pdf
Following centuries of interethnic and interfaith conflict in Tatarstan, spiritual leaders of the Muslim Tatar and Orthodox Christian Russian communities have recently collaborated to address the impact of state-sponsored atheism during seven decades of Soviet power. This presentation will examine the foremost problems confronting the followers of both religions in contemporary Tatarstan. Leyla Almazova is Associate Professor of Religious Studies and Islamic Studies in the Institute of Interna