Posts Categorized: Special Events

10 years on from 7/7 – what has changed?

10 Years On

As London prepares to remember the events of 7th July 2005 our chief executive Rokhsana Fiaz will be speaking at an event organised by London Faiths Foru to consider what that day had on the London faith sector; what has changed over the past 10 years and what lies ahead. Speakers include the Rt. Revd… Read more »

Register for ‘Misquoting Mohammed’ book launch and seminar with Professor Jonathan AC Brown from Georgetown University!

Misquoting Mohammed: the challenge and choices of interpreting the Prophet’s legacy by Professor Jonathan A.C. Brown front cover

Co-organised by the Maimonides Interfaith Foundation and Islamic Courses we are pleased to announce a unique event with Professor Jonathan A.C. Brown, author of the critically acclaimed ‘Misquoting Mohammed: the challenge and choices of interpreting the Prophet’s legacy’. Few things provoke controversy in the modern world like Islam. Modern media are replete with alarm over… Read more »

Why the world needs compassion now

One World Many Faiths

Tuesday 1 July 7.30 – 8.45pm Royal Opera House, London Watch the final One World Many Faiths event! Join UNESCO Director General Irina Bokova and Karen Armstrong FRSL, internationally renowned scholar on comparative religions, in conversation to discuss religion and conflict in the world today. In a year marking the centenary of the First World… Read more »

Former French Culture Minister Jack Lang awards the Dialogue Among Cultures Award 2014 to Foundation Chairman, Professor Nasser David Khalili

During the Euro-Mediterranean meeting of the Aladdin Project which took place at the French National Assembly on 12 June, 2014, the former Culture Minister Jack Lang awarded the Aladdin Award for Dialogue Among Cultures to Professor Nasser David Khalili. The chairman of the Maimonides Interfaith Foundation, and principal contributor to the exhibition ‘Hajj, le pèlerinage à… Read more »

I AM ME Live

I AM ME Live Flyer June 2014

Tuesday 17 June, 7.30 – 10pm The Drum, Birmingham Tickets: Standard £10 / Student £7 Come to the third of our One World Many Faith events, this time in Birmingham! Which forces shape Youth in Britain today? Internationally renowned British Asian reggae artist, DJ and TV presenter, Apache Indian leads a mix of interactive debate and… Read more »

Is there room in Britishness for cultural difference?

One World Many Faiths

Watch the second in a series of One World Many Faiths events! Shortly after writing Moses und Aron, Schoenberg fled to the USA to escape the Nazi led persecution of European Jews. In this debate leading social commentators consider whether multiple cultures and religions can exist side by side in modern day Britain. The panel… Read more »

One World Many Faiths

One World Many Faiths

How important is faith in Britain today? Do we live in a godless society? Is religion an instrument of good or ill? Can language and image truly communicate the idea of God? The Maimonides Interfaith Foundation and the Welsh National Opera have teamed up to create a series of provocative and interactive events exploring these… Read more »