Islamic History Month 2010 - Islam and the Environment
Tuesday, October 19, 2010 at 7:00 PM (PDT)
Islamic History Month Canada
Islam & The Environment
By: Dr. Muzaffar Iqbal
Muzaffar Iqbal is founding president of the Centre for Islam and Science (www.cis-ca.org) Canada, and editor of Islam & Science, a semi-annual journal of Islamic perspectives on science and civilization. Born in Lahore, Pakistan, he has lived in Canada since 1979. He has held academic and research positions at University of Saskatchewan (1979-1984), University of Wisconsin-Madison (1984-85), and McGill University (1986). After earning his PhD. in chemistry (University of Saskatchewan, Canada, 1983), he left the field of experimental science to devote himself to studying the spiritual, intellectual and scientific
traditions of Islam.
The lecture series will bring to a sharp relief of the Islamic concept of nature and the metaphysical, ethical, and social dimensions of human interaction
with the natural world
Over 30 events throughout Canada!
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Islamic History Month Canada is a national annual educational and cultural project originated, organized and sponsored by The Canadian Islamic Congress.