The ranks of worshippers have grown in recent years, as the government has sought to attract more foreign workers and students.
Attempt to find (something).
The country boasts more than 110 mosques.
Talk with excessive pride and self-satisfaction about one’s achievements, possessions, or abilities.
“If they got Japanese nationality, they should follow Japanese customs and cremate the bodies,” says Eto Kiyotaka, another councillor, who initiated a petition against the cemetery.
Will the bodies contaminate the local water supply?
Make (something) impure by exposure to or addition of a poisonous or polluting substance.
So too did his forebears as far back as he can count, at least four generations.
Locals fret about an influx of visitors and the prospect of an Islamic school opening next.
Be constantly or visibly worried or anxious.