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Diversity: the Gift of Islam

On 10 and 11 May 2014, 80 people gathered in Old Street, London, for an historic conference jointly organised by the Muslim Institute and Imaan. The aim was to explore the Islamic ethos of respect for diversity, specifically in the context ...

Fifth Annual Muslim Institute Winter Gathering - Trust Me: I'm a Scientist, 29 November - 1 December 2013, Sarum College, Salisbury

Scientists today are involved in countless aspects of our daily lives, from the moment we wake, to the time we hit the sack. Whether it's food, healthcare, transport, security, work, environment, social services, or leisure, there are few ...

Speech by Dr Siddiqui at Muslim Institute Re-launch Planning Conference 2009

Ghayasuddin Siddiqui
Ladies and gentlemen, it is indeed a great honour for me to be among you at this historic weekend event – the relaunching of the Muslim Institute. It is also an immense pleasure for me to see so many new and so many younger ...

Ibn Rushd and Our Times

Merryl Wyn Davies
Anyone who consults the Muslim Institute website or even better takes the plunge and becomes a Fellow will become familiar with an illustration of turbaned gentlemen enjoying a feast. The Institute chose this image with a purpose, not just as ...

The Muslim Institute Annual Ibn Rushd Lectures - Ibn Rushd: A Man for Our Times?

Dr Amira K Bennison
The global history of ideas includes a handful of names whose contributions have stood the test of time: among those most celebrated is the twelfth century Muslim polymath Abu 'l-Walid Muhammad ibn Ahmad ibn Rushd (1126-1198), known to the ...