Holding the 2nd session of the new series 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 new series of weekly webinar on Islam and contemporary issues is held live every Monday at 18:00 on virtual networks such as Zoom, YouTube and Facebook.
The 2nd session of this webinar, which was held on Monday, March 29, 2021, dedicated its topic to the following subject:
“Taqlid & Ijtihad”
In this meeting, which was addressed by HIWM Meisam Ghasemi, he spoke for 45 minutes on the subject of the meeting.
Sheikh Meisam Ghasemi is Director of the Tawheed Newcastle Islamic Centre since 2016.
He is Ph.D. Student in Islamic Studies and he also studied in field of Islamic Philosophy, Islamic Theology and Islamic Ethics at International Institute for Islamic Studies, Seminary of Qom.
Sheikh Ghasemi has a M.A. Teaching Islamic Sciences from University of Baqir al-Ulum, Qom in Field of Islamic Ethics, Islamic Mysticism and Comparative Ethical Studies between Islam and Christianity.
He also has experience teaching at the Jami’at al-Zahra University & Seminary [for Women] – International Division, Qom and Al-Mustafa International University in field of “Islamic Practical Law” and “Verdicts of Islamic Scholars”.
He was an Instructor in Manchester Islamic Centre in field of Arabic Morphology & Islamic Jurisprudence (Based on the Verdicts of Shia Scholars) from 2014 to 2016.
He also has experience in researching and translating scientific and specialized articles from Persian to English, and some of them have been published.
He speaks fluently Farsi, English, French and Arabic and reading, writing and conversation Spanish and Turkish.
He has also participated in International conferences in Austria and Turkey.
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 19:00.