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Mintimer Shaimiev and Prince Karim Aga Khan IV visit the ancient city of Bolgar

13 September 2019

On 12 September, His Highness and the State Counsellor of the Republic of Tatarstan, Chairman of the Republican Fund "Revival" Mr. Mintimer Shaimiev, visited the Bolgar historical and archaeological complex. Mr. Shaimiev invited His Highness to see the complex of the Bolgar Islamic Academy, and told him about the important mission of the Bolgar Academy, which is the highest link in the revived system of Islamic education in Russia, trains the intellectual elite of the Muslim Ummah of the country. Then, they visited the classroom and talked with students.