Opioid Addiction in the Muslim Community | Imanwire Selects
Opioid addiction is a far-reaching problem in our society and the Muslim community is not immune. In this episode, Moutasem Atiya, Dr. Mohamed Ghilan, Dr. Hasan Awan & Mohammed Saleem address the growing problem of prescription drug abuse, its social and spiritual ramifications, the path to recovery and how our attitudes towards addicts should be grounded in love.
On Joker: Muslims In Gotham | Imanwire Selects
Who is the hero and who is the villain? Giovanni Herran joins the podcast to talk about the film "Joker" in a conversation on alienation, socio-economic dehumanization, mental illness, as well as other perspectives on the film when viewed through a Muslim lens.
From Quantum Physics to Receiving Nur | Imanwire Selects
A lot of us are walking through the world and we're actually in quite a bit of pain but we don't really realize that that it's a pain of thatdisconnection. Dr. Yamina Bougenaya talks about the key to connecting the heart with the beautiful names of Allah.
Sinan and the Soul of Aesthetics | Imanwire Selects
What role do aesthetics play in spiritual spaces? Ozayr Saloojee, Professor at Carleton University in the Azrieli School of Architecture & Urbanism, discusses the mastery of the Ottoman architect Sinan and what we can learn from history as Muslims attempt to cultivate their own modern style today.