Event type: Muharram
Time: 20:00 to 22:00
Description: Salaat followed by Qur'an recitation and a talk by Seyed Fatemi on "Ethical Theories, Right Based Ethics and Virtue Ethics". Conversations of Karbala including Marshiya and Matam followed by Ziyarat will conclude the programme

Session 2: Right Based Ethics: The First generation of rights; Negative rights: Islamic Considerations

Seyed Fatemi spent thirteen years studying to the highest level in the traditional educational seminaries of Qum under the direct instruction of some of the leading scholars of the present day. Alongside his traditional education Seyed Fatemi was also trained in Public Law at Tehran University, receiving the award of both an LLB and an LLM. In 1999 Seyed Fatemi was awarded with a PhD from the Faculty of Law at the University of Manchester for research engaging with Comparative Human Rights.

Seyed Fatemi's teaching and research interests include; the Philsophical foundations of human rights, International and comparative Human rights, Islam and Human Rights, Usul al-Fiqh and Hermeneutics, the History and Development of Fiqh, and Muslim Theology

For more information, please visit http://www.sicm.org.uk/muharram
Venue: Mahfil Ali
39 Gloucester Road
North Harrow

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