Quran Circle Program
This week’s session is dedicated to the birth anniversary of Prophet Mohammad (PBUH)
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, October 22, 2021 at 8:00 PM EDT
Location : Online
About the Quran Circle:
Quran Circle is a Biweekly English program at MIT 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.
8:00-8:10 Quran Recitation
Speaker: Dr. Celene Ibrahim
Special Topic: “The Sunna of Ecological Deference.”
About the Speaker: Dr. Celene Ibrahim is the author of Women and Gender in the Qur’an (Oxford University Press, 2020) and the editor of One Nation, Indivisible: Seeking Liberty and Justice from the Pulpit to the Streets (Wipf & Stock, 2019). Her current book project, forthcoming from Cambridge University Press (in 2022), examines how the concept of tawhīd informs Muslim spiritual practices. Dr. Ibrahim received a doctorate from Brandeis University, a Masters of Divinity from Harvard University, and a Bachelor of Arts with highest honors from Princeton University.
9:05-9:15 Question and Answer
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