Events Archive

Qur'an and Human Being February Session: The Prophet Isa

Wednesday, 13 Feb 2013 6:30pm to 8:00pm
The Prophet Isa is one of the most mentioned personalities in the Qur'an. This month, Qur'an and Human Being explores the symbolic significance of this personality. Please join us for a considered, informative and constructive ...

Qur'an and Human Being January session

Wednesday, 16 Jan 2013 6:30pm to 8:00pm
For the January class of Qur'an and Human Being, we hope to explore the idea of the 'Bismillah to Bismillah (B2B) reading', which is the technique of reading the sura as a whole entity. Convened by Farouk A. Peru, the seminar will ...

Qur'an and Human Being December Session: The Centrality of Human Rights in the Qur'an

Thursday, 13 Dec 2012 6:30pm to 8:00pm
For the December class of Qur'an and Human Being, we hope to explore the Centrality of Human Rights in the Qur'an. This lecture will be held on Thursday, 13th of December, from 6.30pm to 8pm

Towards a Secular Islamic State

Wednesday, 12 Dec 2012 6:30pm to 8:30pm
The ‘conversation’ shall seek to re-examine the notion of what the term ‘secular’ means to Arabs and the connotations it carries, but more importantly how Muslim Scholars and the legal practitioners of Fiqh ...

Quranists Network Conference Winter 2012 - An Introduction to Quranist Islam

Saturday, 8 Dec 2012 12:00pm to 5:00pm
Date: 8th December 2012 Place: Muslim Institute, CAN Mezzanine, 49-51 East Road, London N1 6AH (near Old Street Station) Time: 12pm – 5pm Inquiries: Call 07833 526 953 The Quranists Network ( – an ...

Muslim Institute Winter Gathering 2012 - Men in Islam

Friday, 30 Nov to Sunday, 2 Dec 2012 4:00pm to 2:00pm
We are all familiar with conferences debating the fate of women in Islam. What of the other half of humanity? This year’s Winter Gathering takes the perspective less considered – the state of our understanding of the role, status ...

Pakistan High Commission event to celebrate CM04 'Pakistan?'

Tuesday, 27 Nov 2012 6:00pm to 8:00pm
The Pakistan High Commission, British Pakistan Foundation and the Muslim Institute invite you to celebrate the fourth issue of Critical Muslim entitled Pakistan? at the Pakistan High Commission, 34-36 Lowndes Square, London, SW1X 9JN on 27 ...

University of Bradford Talk on Critical Muslim 4: Pakistan?

Wednesday, 7 Nov 2012 6:00pm to 7:30pm
A perennial question mark hangs over Pakistan. Can Pakistan survive? The fourth issue of Critical Muslim goes beyond the question mark to examine the complex politics and society of Pakistan and explore how, despite the odds, Pakistan ...

CM 04 'Pakistan?' Launch at SOAS

Wednesday, 31 Oct 2012 6:30pm to 9:00pm
Join the editors of Critical Muslim as they launch the Pakistan? issue. Ziauddin Sardar will be launching this edition of the quarterly in which he questions the question mark that is always placed in front ...

Qur'an and Human Being October session: The Fundamental Relationship Within the Qur'an

Thursday, 18 Oct 2012 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Following on from the hugely successful inaugural session of the Qur'an and Human Being course, convened by Farouk A. Peru, we are delighted to announce the next presentation on 18 October at the Muslim Institute office. This ...