Nicola Sturgeon will stress the need to promote peace, tolerance and understanding as she visits the mosque that was attended by murdered Glasgow shopkeeper Asad Shah.
Golden Greeting Marks Ryder Cup
Several Scottish landmarks will be lit up in gold tonight as the country welcomes the Ryder Cup to Gleneagles.
The Kelpies near Falkirk will be illuminated along with Edinburgh Airport's air traffic control tower to mark Scotland's hosting of the major championship golf event
Glasgow's Hydro venue, where top musical acts will perform at a gala concert this evening, will also shine from the twilight hours.
The European and US golf teams will be presented on stage at the event featuring Midge Ure, Nile Rodgers, Amy MacDonald and the Royal Scottish National Orchestra.
Gordon Dewar, chief executive of Edinburgh Airport, said: "The next few days will be very busy with thousands of golf fans expected to arrive from all over the world. Our gold tower will be an amazing sight to see as they come into land at Edinburgh Airport.''
A man has been charged in connection with the murder of another man in Edinburgh.
Four men have been charged following an operation to tackle human trafficking and serious organised crime in West Lothian.
Two women have been arrested in connection with the death of another woman in South Ayrshire.
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