Understanding Islam and Muslims

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October 25 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Location: Lamb Room

Join us as Aida Mansoor covers the basics of Islam—what Islam is, who Muslims are, the demographics, beliefs, and worship practices-in her presentation “Understanding Islam and Muslims.” She will also talk about the terms Shariah and Jihad. This lecture intends to address the misconceptions and the stereotypes of Islam.

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Aida Mansoor has been doing presentations on “Understanding Islam and Muslims” since 1999. She is committed to building bridges of understanding and was President of the Muslim Coalition of Connecticut, a non-profit dedicated to this purpose. As a Community chaplain in the Greater Hartford Area she is working on various projects including one on Domestic Violence awareness.

Details

Date:
October 25
Time:
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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Organizer

Adult Programs
Phone:
203-594-5003
Email:
newsletter@newcanaanlibrary.org

Venue

Lamb Room
151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Phone:
2035945003