The first preliminary meeting of International Conference of Imam Reza and Interfaith Dialogue hosted by the University of Hamdard, India, was held at noon Thursday in the city of New Delhi.
In this meeting, the topics of “Dialogue and rationality in religions by emphasizing on the teachings of Imam Reza (A), explaining the status of dialogue in religions, the method of rationality-based dialogues in the religions, rationality in religions and the ethics of dissension” were analyzed.
The meeting was held with the participation of the Hamdard, Islamiyah national community, Aligarh, Kashmir, Jawaharalal Nehru, and Al-Mustafa universities in New Delhi at the Islamic University of Hamdard, India.
Ayatollah Dr. Mohammad Hadi Abdekhodayi, Hujjat al-Islam wa al-Muslimin Dr. Abdolkarim Biazar Shirazi and Dr. Mahmud Vaezi as representatives of Astan Quds Razavi at this meeting presented articles and lectures.
It is worth noting that the International Conference of Imam Reza and the Interfaith Dialogue will be held in Mashhad with the participation of Astan Quds Razavi in December 2018 and before holding the conference, three preliminary meetings with the aim of familiarizing religious scholars with each other and seminars are held in India, Russia and Lebanon.
Russia hosts the second preliminary meeting of the conference, which will be held at the University of the Arts and Museum of St. Petersburg in April 2018 and thinkers and religious scholars discuss Christianity.
The third preliminary meeting will also be held in Lebanon and Beirut next summer on Judaism.