Extremism is Ignorance, Interfaith Dialogue, France.

Editor The Muslim Times, France. 

Jama’at Ahmadiyya Val d’oise France organized an inter religious conference on 29th of September 2013. The topic was, “Extremism is the Result of Ignorance and not Religion.” Leaders of all the leading religions took part and favored the theme of the meeting. Conference started with recitation of Holy Qoran, Mr Mohammad Saleem presented a few introductory words about jama’at Ahmadiyya. Mr. Berros Raban of Sarcelles presented his ideas from the teachings of Hazrat David. Priest of Saint Prix Mr. Phillipe made a well prepared presentation. In his speech he described the tolerant teachings of Christianity. Hinduism was represented by Mr. Gora Bakhta. Buddhists were represented by Mr. Thiery Lanbro. Sikh speaker referred to the sayings of  Hazrat Baba Guru Nanak. He told that deeds only decide the stature of a man. Concluding speech of the conference was made by the representative of Jama’at Ahmadiyya Mr. Naseer Ahmad Shahid. He referred to the peaceful and tolerant teachings of Islam. He told the audience that Islam doesn’t believe in coercion or arrogance. Transgression and bloodshed is prohibited in Islam, he said. He also clarified some misconceptions about Islam. This conference was presided by Mr. Ashfaq Ahmad Rabbani, Amir Jama’at Ahmadiyya France and it concluded with a silent prayers.

Categories: Europe, France

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