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, November 24, 2023 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 Mahdi Khaligh-Razavi
Special Topic: “Exegesis of Verses 16:5-16:9 (Al-Nahl)”
About the Speaker:: Dr Khaligh-Razavi serves as CIO at Cognetivity. Cognetivity’s
mission is to establish the global standard for brain health, bringing about
improved health outcomes for billions of people, through the deployment of its
cutting-edge cognitive assessment technology.
Before Cognetivity, Dr. Khaligh-Razavi worked at MIT’s computer science and
artificial intelligence laboratory (CSAIL) and earned a PhD from Cambridge
University in brain and cognitive sciences.
9:55-10:05 Question and Answer