“Reaching the end of the spiritual path means to re-assume the tremendous responsibilities from which mankind has fallen away. This is the state in which man was originally created.”
Qarawiyyin – The Oldest University in the World
This project will feature a series of talks and seminars in Pakistan, Morocco and Spain on Fatima al-Fihri, the founder of the Qarawiyyin University in Fez, Morocco which is the oldest degree-awarding university in the world. The aim is to review modern misconceptions about the darkness and rigidity of the medieval ages and re-visit the active role women played in medieval society and the spread of education; schools and colleges.