CA: MusliMeMfest showcases Memphis’ diversity

CA: MusliMeMfest showcases Memphis’ diversity Exotic smells wafted through Agricenter International on Saturday, as cuisines from many countries characterized the diversity of the Muslim community during MusliMeMfest, a festival held to foster and strengthen the relationships between the diverse communities of Memphis. The event lets people learn about Islam in an open and less stressful environment, said Nabil A. Bayakly, an event organizer and co-founder of the Muslim in Memphis. “And also to share our religion and our tradition and heritage so that people will know we are just other humans from diverse backgrounds,” Bayakly said. Muslims have been in America since Christopher Columbus, … Continue reading CA: MusliMeMfest showcases Memphis’ diversity