Video: Karen Armstrong speaks at the Ismaili Centre, Burnaby during her 12 Days of Compassion tour

Video: Karen Armstrong speaks at the Ismaili Centre, Burnaby during her 12 Days of Compassion tourProminent religious historian and accomplished author, Karen Armstrong, was the keynote speaker at the Ismaili Centre, Burnaby on 25 March 2012, where she delivered a lecture on Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him and his family), the relevance of his life to our present time, and Islamophobia — a clash of ignorance. The visit was part of Armstrong’s “12 Days of Compassion” tour of Greater Vancouver, during which she was awarded Simon Fraser University’s Jack P. Blaney Award for Dialogue in celebration of her innovative contributions to tolerance, understanding and compassion globally.

via The Ismaili: Karen Armstrong speaks at the Ismaili Centre, Burnaby during her 12 Days of Compassion tour.

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  1. getting rid of the five vices a point and the concept that our holy pirs have so nicely explained in our ginans is really the basis,pure and simple to establish world peace one does not have to be the spiritualist to achieve this stat of mind and character but simply practice at any point of one’s life time

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