Islam and the evils of racism

Shaykh ZAHEER MAHMOOD and Ustadh Mohammed Artan are speaking IN LEICESTER on Islam & The Evils of Racism

6:30pm, Sat 3rd November 2018
Highfields Centre,
96 Melbourne Rd,
Leicester,
LE2 0DS

Contact: azhar.qayum@mend.org.uk

Book your FREE place here:
https://mend.org.uk/event/islamandtheevilsofracism/

REFRESHMENT & FOOD WILL BE SERVED
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TALK 1
African Muslim Diaspora In South Asia (Specifically India, Pakistan & Bangladesh):- Integration & Heritage
by Ustadh Mohammed Artan

Africans and South Asian have shared history in many areas such as trade, religion, arts, politics, and human interactions. Ustadh Mohammed Artan will explore the many Africans that have found their way in South Asia as traders, slaves, administrators, artists and made their home in modern day India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, and Sri Lanka, with wide ranging consequences.

TALK 2
Evils Of Racism In Islam
by Shaykh Zahir Mahmoud

Shaykh Zahir Mahmoud will explore the prophetic injunctions in regards to racism and discrimination based on ethnicity, economic status, gender, and societal position, based on the verse;

With Islam’s early abolitionist stance and setting the record straight in regards to equal rights for all members of the society, there is no surprise that fundamental rights were given to all, yet in many a Muslim societies, be they in the Arab, African, Asian, American world continue to suffer under the crushing weight of racism.

Join us for uplifting, inspiring and informative talks by Shaykh Zahir Mahmoud and Ustaad Artan.
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