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Born in bombay, india, in 1965 to a conservative muslim family, asra q nomani grew up in morgantown, west virginia, becoming a reporter for. Islamic center of morgantown, morgantown, wv 875 likes 23 talking about this 205 were here islamic center of morgantown. He has taught islamic courses at west virginia university since 2012 he served as imam for the islamic center of morgantown, west virginia from 2005-2014.
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