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'Visit My Mosque' Can Play an Ingenious Role in Paving the Way for Muslim Civic Participation

‘Visit My Mosque’ Can Play an Ingenious Role in Paving the Way for Muslim Civic Participation

Visit My Mosque (VMM) day has generated some considerable interest in the mainstream media with regards to Muslims in the UK who are, by now, used to receiving negative press having done so over the past decade. At the same time that President Obama visited a mosque, sadly the first visit during his presidency, this...
Safeguarding Our Children From Evil Is Our Collective Responsibility

Safeguarding Our Children From Evil Is Our Collective Responsibility

The shocking news of three mid-teen girls from east London missing on 17th February and boarding a Turkish Airline flight from Gatwick to Istanbul, most probably on their way to join ISIS in Syria, has decimated their parents and stunned local communities. Safeguarding and well-being of children is of highest priority for any civilised society....
Landmark event hails new era of collaboration between faith leaders and hospices

Landmark event hails new era of collaboration between faith leaders and hospices

Leaders of hospices and Muslim communities came together for a landmark event last Saturday, 13 October 2012 to mark Hospice Care Week. Lord Howard of Lympne CH QC, Chairman of Help the Hospices, Dr Muhammad Abdul Bari MBE and Robin Knowles CBE QC,together with Help For Hospices, celebrated and raised awareness of hospice care across...
Inspirational Parenting Programme in Sweden by Dr. Muhammad Abdul Bari

Inspirational Parenting Programme in Sweden by Dr. Muhammad Abdul Bari

An exciting and inspirational Parenting programme in Stockholm, Sweden, on 28-29 April 2012.  A two-day interactive workshop, themed ‘Family is the bedrock of human society’, was organised at Kista Folkhögskola on 28-29 April 2012 under the auspices of Youth Muslim Initiative (YMI), a youth organization based in Stockholm University. Dr. Muhammad Abdul Bari, an author and...
House of Lords: Book Launch

House of Lords: Book Launch

A book by Dr. Muhammad Abdul Bari was launched at the House of Lords today. ‘A Guide to Parenting in Islam: Addressing Adolescence’ is the latest instalment by Dr. Abdul Bari, on a topic that is most pertinent to him as a community leader and activist. Th book launch was generously hosted by Lord Nazir...