Holding the 63rd session of weekly webinar on Islam and contemporary issues
In an era where so many of people are working or studying from home and have more flexible timetables, Islamic Centre of England is holding few live interactive discussions in different speakers and topics such as weekly webinar on Islam and contemporary issues.
The weekly webinar on Islam and contemporary issues is held live every Monday at 6 p.m. on virtual networks such as Zoom, YouTube and Facebook.
The 63rd session of this webinar, which was held on Monday, 10th January 2022, dedicated its topic to the following subject:
“Understanding (ma’rifa) in the Mirror of Intellect (‘aql)”
In this meeting, which was addressed by HIWM Sheikh Mirza Abbas, he spoke for 46 minutes on the subject of the meeting.
Sheikh Mirza Abbas travelled from US after finishing his AS from the Evergreen Valley College, San Jose CA, to Qum for his hawza studies. He finished his hawzawi studies to the level of Kharij and came to UK as a resident scholar for the KSIMC of Birminigham where he served 4 years and then he served another 4 years at the Al Zahra Foundation of Nottingham.
For the past 6 years he has been appointed as the Internal Manager for the Hawza Illmiya of England. He is also the Program Leader for the BA Hawza studies at the Islamic College of London. He extensively teaches at the college and at the hawza. He is also involving in the works of propagation of the Maktab e Ahl Baith globally for more than 2 decades. He has translated many text and the most important of all is the Theological Instruction of Ayatullah Mesbah Yazdi, which is used as a text book in theology for the hawzas of Qum. He also acquired an MA in Theology from the University of Birmingham and is working on his Doctrinal Studies in Mysticism.
At the second part of the meeting in the Q&A section, the meeting’s moderator, Mr Seyed Mahdi Abedi ask the questions raised by the participants in the meeting and the speaker answered them.
The session, which lasted 60 minutes, ended at 7:00 p.m.
Weekly Webinar on Islam & Contemporary Issues
Talk by HIWM Sheikh Mirza Abbas
Topic: “Understanding (ma’rifa) in the Mirror of Intellect (‘aql) “
️Monday 10th January 2022
Time: 6:00 p.m.
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