A public conversation with the Dean of Leicester and his invited guests.
This will include an introduction to the subject, a discussion with the guests and an invitation for questions and further comments to be made by the audience.
Wednesday 7 September - Encounter: The diversity of Leicester
Narendra Waghela: from the Hindu community. Narendra is closely involved with Shree Swaminarayan Mandir, member of the board of Interfaith Network for the UK and Leicester Council of Faiths.
Jaawahir Daahir: from the Muslim community. Founder and CEO of Somali Development Services.
Surinderpal Singh Rai: from the Sikh community. Active member of Gurudwara Sri Guru Teg Bahadur Sahib, and Leicester Council of Faiths.
Wednesday 14 September – Understand: The prejudices we do not realise we carry
Arthur Hardy: active member of the Mormon community.
Saleem Ahmed: active member of Leicester’s Ahmadiyya Muslim community.
Wednesday 21 September – Trust: Can we disagree well?
Allan Hayes: past President of Leicester Secular Society, and license holder for TEDx Leicester.
Dr Sachin Nandha: A Hindu with qualifications in Aerospace Engineering, Political Philosophy and Christian and Islamic Theology. MD and Founder of the WeComeOne Group – Private Equity in Health and Education.
Rabiha Hanan: founder member of New Horizons in British Islam and Youth Officer for the Islamic Society of Britain.
Kartar Singh Bring: Lead Chaplain for St Andrews Healthcare and active member of the Sikh community in Leicester.
Wednesday 28 September – Cooperate – Making a difference together
Bharti Acharya: Treasurer of Shree Sanatan Mandir and active coordinator of Sewa Day.
Salma Ravat: Active with Eat’n'Meet and One Roof, both working with the homeless and those at risk of homelessness.
Colleen Molloy: National Development Officer for City of Sanctuary.
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