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006 - Religion with a Mario Kart Bonus!
21st February 2022 • Intergalactic Tarboush • Iyad El-Baghdadi and Ahmed Gatnash
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In this episode, recorded last year, Iyad and Ahmed switch gears a little and hone in on issues of religion. Topics include separating "life" from religious acts, and glorifying the divine through honouring the human being.

Episode Timetags:

01:00 - Muslim leadership & human rights

03:40 - Charity fundraising & religious identity versus morality

08:00 - Spirituality versus religiosity

12:05 - A chance encounter with Raed Jarrar

13:50 - Gratitude for working in human rights

14:50 - Breaking down the meaning of Surah Al-Ikhlas

20:00 - Looking at Surah Al-Fatiha

23:00 - Tribalism & lessons from the story of Prophet Ibrahim

25:55 - Fiqh as a product of its time