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Day of Unity

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A Qur'an was free for visitors to take home during "A Day of Unity" event at The Islamic Center of Greater Toledo on Saturday. The Center was open to non-Muslim visitors and Muslims of the center to share memories of 9/11 and to help each other heal from the terrorist attacks 10 years ago.

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Yasmine Parvaz from Perrysburg, prays by herself during "A Day of Unity" event at The Islamic Center of Greater Toledo on Saturday.

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Dr. Fayyaz Hashmi, right, finishes his prayer in the mosque while the women leave their prayer area during "A Day of Unity" event at The Islamic Center of Greater Toledo on Saturday. The Center was open to non-Muslim visitors and Muslims of the center to share memories of 9/11 and to help each other heal from the terrorist attacks 10 years ago.

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Dr. Mahjabeen Islam, center, prays with other women in the mosque during "A Day of Unity" event at The Islamic Center of Greater Toledo on Saturday. The Center was open to non-Muslim visitors and Muslims of the center to share memories of 9/11 and to help each other heal from the terrorist attacks 10 years ago.

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Regine Olsen, left, who is German but lives in Waterville, sits with Faiza Husain, right, and asks questions during the prayers in the mosque during "A Day of Unity" event at The Islamic Center of Greater Toledo on Saturday.

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Ameena Simon, standing, relates a story from 9/11 during "A Day of Unity" event at The Islamic Center of Greater Toledo on Saturday.

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Yasmine Parvaz from Perrysburg, shares a story during "A Day of Unity" event at The Islamic Center of Greater Toledo on Saturday.

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Dr. Sayed Amjad Hussain speaks to the crowd during "A Day of Unity" event at The Islamic Center of Greater Toledo on Saturday.

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