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City of Qom Hosts Inaugural Islamic Values Education Conference

SHAFAQNA-As Ramadan embraced us in its spiritual embrace, the Holy City of Qum ushered away delegates from a unique Moral Character Conference organized by Imam Khomeini (RA) International University, Islamic College (London), and the Institute…

London Hosts 4th Annual Shia Studies Conference

SHAFAQNA- The Islamic College (ICAS) in London staged a successful 4th Annual Shia Studies Conference this weekend, with a line up of leading international scholars. The College had invited abstracts to be submitted for its fourth conference,…

Over 1200 papers submitted to Int’l congress on Shia Islam’s role in development of sciences

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SHAFAQNA - The secretariat of an international congress on the role of Shia Islam in the development of sciences has received more than 1200 papers, an official said. Sheikh Akbar Mahmoudi, the event’s scientific deputy, said that the…

First international conference of "Mahdism" held in Netherlands

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SHAFAQNA - The first international conference of "Mahdism" with the support of the Ahlul Bayt Assembly of the Netherlands and in cooperation with the AhlulBayt World Assembly, with the presence of diplomats, scholars from Iran, Afghanistan,…

Preparations to hold 14th International Conference of Martyrdom Spring in Karbala

SHAFAQNA -  Imam Hussein, El-Abbas holy shrines are continuing the preparations to hold 14th International Cultural Conference of Martyrdom Spring in the holy city of Karbala on the 3rd of the month of Shaban based on the Islamic Calendar,…

Preparations underway to hold 14th Martyrdom Spring Annual International Conference

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SHAFAQNA- Imam Hussein Shrine and El-Abbas Shrine are continuing their preparations to hold the 14th Martyrdom Spring Annual International Conference at the beginning of the month of Sha’ban A.H.   Ali Kadhim Sultan – preparatory…

London to Host Int’l Conference on Islamic Philosophy, Theology, Mysticism

SHAFAQNA - The 20th edition of an international conference on Islamic philosophy, theology and mysticism will be held in London next month. The World Academy of Science, Engineering, and Technology will organize the scholarly event on February…

93 Countries to Take Part in Int’l Islamic Unity Conference

SHAFAQNA - Secretary general of the World Forum for Proximity of Islamic Schools of Thought (WFPIST) said thinkers, religious personalities and political figures from 93 countries will attend the upcoming International Islamic Unity Conference. Speaking…

The Balfour Declaration: A Century of crisis

SHAFAQNA - Open Discussions in association with Gulf Cultural Club hosted a seminar titled:The Balfour Declaration: A Century of crisis with speakers focusing on the role of Christian Zionism in validating  the unjust land grab perpetrated…

Muslim World University Presidents Meet in Ankara

SHAFAQNA - The Turkish capital city of Ankara is hosting the fourth gathering of presidents of the Muslim world universities. The Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World (FUIW) has organized the meeting, underway in Ankara on…

UNPRECEDENTED MEETING OF WORLD FAITH LEADERS TO TAKE ON GLOBAL DEFORESTATION

SHAFAQNA - MONDAY, JUNE 19, AT THE NOBEL PEACE CENTER, OSLO, NORWAY To attend, or request interviews and press materials, please contact:  Ellen Wilson at ewilson@burness.com or +1 301 466 3205, or Coimbra Sirica at csirica@burness.com…

Int'l Islamic Human Rights Conf. wraps up in Tehran

SHAFAQNA - The International Human Rights Conference was held on Saturday in the University of Tehran. The conference aimed to present an Islamic model for human rights and to prepare an academic ground for eliminating the hegemony of Western…

Tehran to host Islamic Human Rights Conference on weekend

SHAFAQNA - The Iranian capital of Tehran will host the Islamic Human Rights Conference later this weekend, with domestic and foreign thinkers in attendance. The international conference, which discusses human rights issues from an Islamic…

2nd International Conference on Lifestyle of Prophet Muhammad, Social Security, and Social Order

SHAFAQNA - Knowing and teaching different aspects of forgiveness, kindness, and social manners of the Holy Prophet can prevent many crimes and abnormalities. According to Ahlul Bayt News Agency – ABNA - the 2nd International Conference on…

MAY 2017 - ROOTS OF CONFLICT

  "As American Muslims, we strive to change the perceptions in the West in regards to Islam and Muslims; and effect U.S. policy in relation to the Muslim world at large that has been mired in a history of conflict via colonialism…

ROOTS OF CONFLICT - March 18th Conference in Seattle

SHAFAQNA - Roots of Conflict - a new NGO based in Seattle, Washington will host its second annual conference to denounce Exclusionism, such as expressed by Takfiris. The conference, which will bring together renown personalities and speakers,…

6th International Conference in support of the Palestinian Intifada

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SHAFAQNA - “The sorrowful story of Palestine and the excruciating sadness felt because of the oppression against this patient, enduring and resistant nation, truly distresses any individual who seeks freedom, truth and justice and it thrusts…

The Roots Of Conflict - Muslim org makes a stand against Wahhabism

SHAFAQNA – Coming this March 18, 2017 The Roots Of Conflict (www.rootsofconflict.org) will speak against Wahhabism and the exclusionism it advocates to reclaim religious freedom, and spearhead a new social narrative. The conference, which…

Bahrain Conference – 6 years on struggle for freedom continues

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SHAFAQNA – 2017 marks the sixth year of Bahrain’s struggle for freedom, justice and political self-determination. A nation interrupted by a brutal and illegal foreign military occupation, Bahrain has been largely ignored by an apathetic…

Conference held at Imam Khoei Islamic Centre: "Eschatology in the 21st century: interfaith and comparative perspectives”

SHAFAQNA - Global Vision 2000 the independent UK Islamic think tank held a special one day conference on, “ Eschatology in the 21st century: interfaith and comparative perspectives” at the Imam Khoei Islamic centre in London. In…

Islamic Centre of England to host Imam Khomeini Conference - on the status of women

SHAFAQNA - The prestigious Islamic Centre of England will host this June, 4th the 19th Imam Khomeini Conference.  Discussions will centered around the status of women in Islam, and attempt to dispel misconceptions and bias. Contrary to Western…

Int’l Conference on Mahdism Doctrine to Held in Qom, Iran

SHAFAQNA - The 12th edition of the International Conference on Mahdism (Mahdaviat) Doctrine will be held in the Iranian holy city of Qom. Hujjat-al-Islam Sayyed Masoud Pourseyedaghayi, director of the Ayande Roshan (bright future) institute…

Topless Feminists Bum Rush Tariq Ramadan At Islamic Conference

SHAFAQNA-Muslim scholar and philosopher Tariq Ramadan got a nasty surprise Sunday when a group of feminist activists posing in Islamic dress jumped the stage he was speaking on and stripped to the waist. Ramadan was speaking on a panel…

Goldie discusses ISIS with Dr. Morrow in Chicago December 24, 2015

SHAFAQNA - Goldie discusses ISIS with Dr. Morrow in Chicago at the 32nd Annual Muslim Group Conference | Muhammad: Reclaiming The Narrative on Dec 24, 2015 in Lombard, IL (Chicago metro area) at Yorktown Center.

Dr. Barrett discusses ISIS with Dr. Morrow

SHAFAQNA - Dr. Barrett discusses ISIS with Dr. Morrow in Chicago at the 32nd Annual Muslim Group Conference | Muhammad: Reclaiming The Narrative on Dec 24, 2015 in Lombard, IL (Chicago metro area) at Yorktown Center.

Belgium: Marking Syria’s 70 years of Independence - EXCLUSIVE

SHAFAQNA - Marking the 70th anniversary of the Syrian Independence Day from the French colonial power, nonprofit organization SOLIDALE, also named SOL.ID, organized a “Stand by Syria” conference against terrorism and imperial colonialism.…

“Press Freedom under conditions of international instability and terrorism”

SHAFAQNA - On February 18th, 2016, an international conference titled “Press Freedom under conditions of international instability and terrorism” was held by the AJKF journalist's association, in the center of Paris.  The present situation…

Declaration of the International Conference on the “Takfiri Threats in Today’s World"

SHAFAQNA - The following is a declaration by the International conference on the “Takfiri Threats in Today’s World” In the Name of Allah, the All-Beneficent, the All-Merciful Declaration of the International Conference on the “Takfiri…