Events Archive

Human Rights Action Centre, Amnesty International, London

The British Islam Conference

Saturday, 25 Feb to Sunday, 26 Feb 2017 10:00am to 2:00pm
The British Islam Conference, organised by New Horizons, is back again with keynote speaker Karen Armstrong OBE making a special appearance. The weekend bonanza promotes collaboration and thinking around the idea of a British Islam and ...
The Place, London

Taha Ghauri: The Devil's Workshop

Thursday, 19 Jan 2017 8:00pm
If you thought that religious doctrine was for the unthinking and uneducated majority, think again. Join a young man on a twisted search for truth. A contemporary dance standup comedy at The Place in London. “A ...
Sarum College, Salisbury

'Blessed are the Innovators': Muslim Institute Winter Gathering 2016

Friday, 2 Dec to Sunday, 4 Dec 2016 4:00pm
Fellows and friends of the Muslim Institute are invited to book their places now for the Eighth Annual Muslim Institute Winter Gathering. This year the theme is 'Blessed are the Innovators'. Speakers and sessions will explore the extent ...

Use of Intellect in Religion

Saturday, 29 Oct to Saturday, 5 Nov 2016 9:30am to 4:00pm
Al-Mawrid UK invites you to two one-day workshops with Dr Khalid Zaheer on the topic 'Use of Intellect in Religion'. The events will take place on Saturday 29 October and Saturday 5 November, 2016 at Grafton College, ...
Kendal, Cumbria

Unveiling the Divine: Honouring the Sacred Feminine

Friday, 14 Oct to Sunday, 16 Oct 2016 9:00am
A weekend in Kendal, Cumbria honouring the Sacred Feminine through conversation, heart reflections, meditation, prayer, music and movement. With speakers from different faiths and backgrounds and a sacred music concert with whirling ...

Permaculture & Contemplative Islam

Saturday, 8 Oct to Saturday, 15 Oct 2016 9:00am to 5:00pm
Wisdom in Nature are partnering with Inclusive Mosque Initiative to bring this two-day course designed to inform, inspire and support participants to learn about regenerating the earth and communities. The course will take place on two ...
National Maritime Museum

Muslims at Sea: From Barbary Pirates to Brick Lane: National Maritime Museum & Muslim Institute study day

Saturday, 10 Sep 2016 11:00am to 4:00pm
Although their presence in Britain goes back into history, traces of the lives of Muslim Britons in museum archives and exhibitions are rare. The National Maritime Museum recently discovered 2,000 photographic records of Bangladeshi ships cooks ...

Islam, Gender and Sexuality

Saturday, 27 Aug 2016 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Join our special guests for a dialogue examining gender and sexuality in relation to Islam. Panelists Leyla Jagiella and Samia Rahman discuss the diversity of gender and sexual identity from Muslim perspectives. Leyla Jagiella is a ...
Art Workers' Guild Hall, London

The Muslim Institute Fourth Annual Ibn Rushd Lecture 'Finding the Oldest Qur'an in the World?' by Dr Alba Fedeli

Wednesday, 1 Jun 2016 6:00pm to 9:00pm
The Muslim Institute's Fourth Annual Ibn Rushd Lecture takes place on Wednesday 1 June 2016, 6.00 to 9.00 pm In this fourth Annual Ibn Rushd lecture, to be held at at the illustrious Art Workers' Guild Hall in London, Dr ...

Bradford Literature Festival

Friday, 20 May to Sunday, 29 May 2016 9:30am
The Bradford Literature Festival is back, celebrating the written and spoken word and showcasing the intimate relationship between words and art forms such as film, theatre and music, set against the city’s distinctive backdrop. With over ...