Barakah Blue will be reading from and exploring the journey towards publication of his newly released book, The Art of Remembrance, with Ustaad Burhaan Khandia.
Formal welcome & outline of the evening’s programme with Ustaad Burhaan.
Nasheed – (10 mins). AKA (Atta/Kamran/Atiq)
Sam Rushton – DerbyCAN
Geoff Sweeney – Multi-Faith Centre
Intro to Barakah Blue – Ustaad Burhaan
Poetry Recitation 30-45 minutes (interspersed with narrative, commentary, and stories of Baraka’s personal journey).
Conversation and Q&A
Closing statement and thank you – Ustaad Burhaan
The Multi Faith Centre works closely with communities in the city and beyond to nurture collaboration. Our vision is a society where the diversity, expertise and richness of faith communities actively contributes to the building of safe, healthy and cohesive neighbourhoods.
Reflection Path is a grassroots charity that was formed over a decade ago with the aim of serving the Derby community. Our focus is to highlight the spiritual, literary, artistic and musical legacy and culture of Islam and its continued relevance and importance in promoting understanding, harmony and cohesion within 21st century multi-cultural Britain.