Chance for Preston to learn more about Ramadan at annual interfaith dinner

Posted on - 3rd May, 2019 - 12:00pm | Author - | Posted in - Deepdale, Preston News, What's On in Preston
Last year's gathering for the Ramadan Interfaith Dinner
Last year’s gathering for the Ramadan Interfaith Dinner

A Preston faith group is holding its annual Ramadan dinner.


The Light Foundation is opening its invitation for all non-Muslims to discover more about the Muslim festival.

A guest speaker Shakyh Dr Mahmood Chandia will explain the spiritual and societal benefits of the Ramadan period.

Dr Chandia is a senior lecturer at the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at the University of Central Lancashire.

The fourth annual Ramadan Dinner takes place at the Quakers Meeting Hall in St George’s Road.

Enjoying some food at last year's Ramadan dinner
Enjoying some food at last year’s Ramadan dinner

It’s free to attend and includes food as Muslim groups break their fast.

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The event runs from 7.30pm to 9.30pm on Thursday 16 May.

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