|TELOS - Islam Today: Myths and Facts - PART 2
Religion is often defined by the behavior of its followers. Enrich your knowledge of Islam today by separating facts from myths. Ask and examine the question, “What is our source of knowledge and how do we check its authenticity?” Everyone determines his own belief system based on what they are concerned about. Explore the immense possibilities of creating a better understanding between the cultures by examining current events from all perspectives. Come prepared with your questions to have a dialog on what will promote our common good. A growth in understanding is achieved by consciously opening our hearts to enlighten our minds with a sense of responsibility to contribute towards the betterment of ourselves and others.
Islam Today: Myths and Facts, Part Two will include the brief history from Part One.
Farida Hakim holds a degree in English and Political Science and has worked as a certified trainer in leadership, public speaking and project management at Bellevue College and Microsoft.
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