Monday, June 29, 2015

3-4 JULY: Seminar 03: Islamic Civilization & Cultures: Unity in Diversity - Dr. Amjad Waheed


Seminar 03: 
Islamic Civilization & Cultures: Unity in Diversity
Methodologies of Looking at the Islamic Civilization; Islamic Civilization & its Constituent Cultural Zones

In this seminar Dr. Waheed will answer basic questions as What defines a civilization? How can we look at the Islamic Civilization? and How is the Islamic Civilization reflective of the term 'Unity in Diversity'? 

Dr.Amjad Waheed 
Dean, School of Advanced Studies, 
University of Management & Technology, Johar Town, Lahore

Friday 3rd - Saturday 4th July
4:00 to 6:00 pm

REGISTRATION REQUIRED: Send in name, cell number and email address with the title of the seminar on 847 1855. The Registration fee for the 2-Day Seminar is Rs. 2000/participant. Interested students kindly email on for attendance.

Thurs, 2 July: Dars - Dr. Shahzad Qaiser

Institute of Traditional Studies & Arts
invites you to

Dars - Doctrinal Sitting
Dr. Shahzad Qaiser

2nd July 2015
6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
with Iftar

Queries: 0300 847 1855

Saturday, June 27, 2015

SUNDAY 28 June: Lecture 'The Human Constitution: Nature & Self'

Hast o Neest Institute of Traditional Studies & Arts
extends an open invitation to the continuing series of lectures 
on the question 'Who am I' in the light of the Quran and traditional sources

The Human Constitution: Nature & Self
Syed Uzair Abdullah

Sunday 28 June 2015
6:00 to 7:00 pm
with iftar

With a post-graduate degree from Punjab University, Syed Uzair Abdullah belongs to a family connected to the Qadiriyya Sufi Order which is known for its scholarly and mystical traditions. Syed Uzair has a special interest in and study of Sufic Metaphysics, Kalam, Quranic Exegesis, the Science of Hadith, Arabic Language and Poetry.
Queries: 0300 847 1855

Monday, June 22, 2015

Seminar 02: In the Company of Saints: A 2-Day Interactive Seminar on Sufism

Hastoneest Summer Program 2015

Seminar 02: 
In the Company of the Saints - A Seminar on Sufism
-With Taimoor Khan Mumtaz, Fahad Ali Kazmi
Introduction to Sufi Orders; Readings from Sufic literature and poetry.

In this interactive seminar basic fundamental questions such as Who is a 'dervish'? Who is a 'Murshid'? What is the need for such a relationship? Why do people go to 'mazaars'? Is this separate from the religion Islam? will be answered. This 2-Day seminar allows for open room for question and answer on the subject of 'Sufism'.

Friday 26th - Saturday 27th June 2015
4:00 to 6:00 pm

Register by sending in your name, cell number and email address on 0300 847 1855/

Taimoor Khan Mumtaz is a practicing architect and has been affiliated with a Sufi tariqa for 15 years.
Syed Fahad Ali Kazmi is a lecturer at Punjab University and comes from a family of Sadaat that includes Syed Miran Hussain Zanjani r.a., the Patron Saint of Lahore before Hazrat Ali Hujweri Data sahib.

Queries: 0300 847 1855

Friday, June 12, 2015

Sunday Lecture: 14 June: 6:00 pm: Adeel Khan ' "مساءلِ ترجمہ اور اردو زبان میں فلسفیانہ روش"

Institute of Traditional Studies & Arts
invites everyone interested to join us for a lecture on 

"مساءلِ ترجمہ اور اردو زبان میں فلسفیانہ روش"
Adeel Khan

6:00 pm

Adeel Khan is managing editor of Religions, a scholarly journal published by the Doha International Center for Interfaith Dialogue, where he has worked since 2011. He studied at Wolfson College, Cambridge and he researches socio-cultural contexts of Islamic knowledge transmission.