“God willing, we are planning to cook the meals on a weekly basis, on Saturdays, and help people in need. We symbolically launched the initiative in the month of Prophet Muhammad’s (peace and blessings be upon him) birth. Join us!”
On that day, they offered hot soup with meat, sandwiches and other appetizers.
It’s the station’s waiting room where many homeless people can find shelter when it’s cold - the only place, actually, where they have a chance to somehow warm up. Not to mention that hot homemade meals aren’t something they have very often. For that reason, the homeless greeted the Muslim volunteers and thanked them very warmly, too.
According to the ICC’s Imam, Muhammad Mamutov, “those people are deprived of things that we consider ordinary, such as coziness, warmth and support from family and friends. Still even in a situation like that, they manage not to lose hope and take care of their companions in misfortune”.