In promoting the sanctity of human life, the Qur'an-e Shariff says that good health, like knowledge, is a divine gift. The family unit nurtures the lives of its members, assisting them in their physical and spiritual endeavours. The wellbeing of individuals, in-turn, contributes to the overall health of the family, and that of society at large.
Join us for an engaging evening with UBC President and Vice-Chancellor Santa J. Ono. Drawing on his own experience as a researcher, academic and senior administrator, Ono will discuss how servant leadership can help faith and science co-exist at the modern secular university.
The Ismaili Centre, Toronto held its second of a three-part series on mental health. This event was titled, “Minding the Gap: A Conversation on Access to Mental Health Care”.
World-renowned historian and author Lesley Hazleton delivered a lecture on The Soul of Islam, in commemoration of Yawm-e Ali, the birth of Hazrat Ali, to an audience of over 400, including government and community leaders, academics and members of the Jamat.
Dr. Amyn Sajoo, Scholar-in-Residence at Simon Fraser University’s Centre for Comparative Muslim Studies, returns to the Ismaili Centre, Toronto for three exciting conversations on June 22, September 7 and October 12 with some inspiring and engaging individuals. These conversations explore the nexus of citizenship, identity, and faith in our contemporary world.
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Six onstage conversations at the nexus of citizenship, identity & religion. Hosted by the Ismaili Centres in Vancouver & Toronto, and co-sponsored by Simon Fraser University, the conversations will be conducted by Dr. Amyn Sajoo, Scholar-in-Residence, SFU Centre for the Comparative Study of Muslim Societies & Cultures.