London central mosque to host interfaith event

Religious leaders will come together for an event in London promoting world interfaith harmony.

Panellists will talk on the subject of forgiveness, compassion and oneness at the free event at London Central Mosque.

Speakers include Rabbi Jackie Tabick, chairman of the World Congress of Faiths, Reverend Peter Owen Jones, known for his BBC programme Around The World In 80 Faiths; and Imam Abduljalil Sajid, chairman of the Muslim Council for Religious and Racial Harmony UK and president of Religions for Peace UK.

Also on the panel will be Buddhist Yann Lovelock Ajit Singh MBE representing the Sikh faith and Kiran Bali MBE, who will represent the Hindu faith and is also chief executive of United Religions Initiative, UK.

The event is being co-ordinated by Dr Richard Boeke, chairman of the British Chapter of the International Association For Religious Freedom.

It takes place on Wednesday, February 1 from 12.30pm until 5pm at the mosque on Park Road.