Quran Circle Program
بسم الله الرحمن الرحیم
In the name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful
کِتابٌ أَنزَلناهُ الَیکَ مُبارَکٌ لِیَدَّبَّروا آیاتِهِ وَ لِیَتَذَکَّرَ أُلوالأَلباب
[ It is ]a blessed Book that We have sent down to you, so that they may contemplate its signs, and that those who possess intellect may take admonition. Chapter 38, verse 29
Dates/Time: Friday, February 16, 2024 at 9:00 PM EST
About the Quran Circle:
Quran Circle is a biweekly English program at MIT (established in 2016) covering exegesis (“tafsir”) of Quran and special research topics related to the Quran. We welcome scholarly research work related to the Quran. If you would like an opportunity to present your work please contact Quran.Circle@yahoo.com
Quran Circle is open to the public.
9:00-9:05 Quran Recitation
Speaker: Dr. Saeed Moshfegh
Topic: “Exegesis of Verses 16:41-16:50 (An-Nahl)”
About the Speaker: Dr. Saeed Moshfegh is a physicist and physics educator. He is a faculty member at Texas State University
and his research interest is on solid state physics, physics education, science identity and its intersection with religious, gender, and other kind identities. He has been an active member of Muslim communities around the US and has been involved in teaching Quran and Islamic studies to the youth for the last 10 years.
9:55-10:05 Question and Answer