07

NOV
2018

2018 Christmas Cards

 Aradin's 2018 Christmas cards are now available, featuring artwork and an Aramaic message by Iraqi Artist Mouthana Boutros, who's home and and life's work were destroyed by ISIS in 2014. Aradin works to preserve and protect his and many other's culture and language. You can help by sending and Aradin Card this Christmas. For any enquiries or orders please contact sales@aradin.org.uk.


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17

OCT
2018

Iraq’s Disappearing Religions and Why They Matter

Gerard Russell, former diplomat and author of Heirs to Forgotten Kingdoms, explores minority religions from the ancient civilisations of Persia, Babylon and Egypt, which have survived in the Middle East for centuries. Islam has historically been a tolerant faith but today the rise in extremism threaten these minority religions and communities.

27/10/2018 17:30 - 18:30. Judge Business School, Lecture Theatre 4, Trumpington Street, CB2 1AG


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17

OCT
2018

By the Rivers of Babylon

Join Edwin Shuker, Vice President Elect of the Board of Deputies for British Jews, as he recounts the remarkable history of the Jewish community in Iraq. 25/10/2018 17:30 - 18:30.  Judge Business School, Lecture Theater 2, Trumpington Street, CB2 1AG


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17

OCT
2018

Beauty Will Save the World

An exhibition of Mouthana Boutros' work, which was destroyed by ISIS in 2014, showing how art and culture can defeat forces of destruction and bring people together to foster peace and understanding.

24/10/2018-27/10/2018 11:00-13:00 14:30-17:30. Margaret Beaufort Institute of Theology, Grange Road, Cambridge, Cb3 9DU.


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17

OCT
2018

Syriac as a Crossroads of Cultures

From the time of the earliest translation of the Gospels into Syriac, right up to the present day, translation of Syriac has played an important role in the transmission of certain ancient texts to the modern world. Sebastian Brock, Emeritus reader at Oxford University, considers a selection of cases.

23/10/2018 17:15 - 17:45. Margaret Beaufort Institute of Theology, 12 - 14 Grange Road, Cambridge, CB3 9DU.


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17

OCT
2018

Young Britain: Culture and Identity

Junior Aradin Make their debut at the Cambridge Festival of Ideas with an exploration into what culture really is and how it shapes the way we view the world around us. Join them as they discuss how an increased cultural awareness might be beneficial to the individual and society as a whole.

19/10/2018, 17:30 – 18:30. Margaret Beaufort Institute of Theology, Stone Hill Room, 12-14 Grange Road Cambridge, CB3 9DU.  


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20

JUL
2018

Aradin Garden Party

  The First Annual Aradin Garden Party is almost upon us. We are delighted to invite you to join us in the Grounds of The Margaret Beaufort Institute of Theology to celebrate the wonderful summer and fantastic work that we have been able to do thanks to your support. Join us on the 24th July from 15:00 - 17:00!


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14

APR
2018

Easter Concert

The Aradin charitable trust are excited to announce the Aradin Easter Concert, an evening of music singing and poems to be hosted in the beautiful Great St. Marys Church. We invite you to join us on this wonderful evening as we enjoy the sounds and atmosphere created by the performers and the exquisite environment. The music and festivities will be complimented by our guest speaker, Afrodita Nikolova who will share stories on her endangered language and Aradin’ impact on her relationship with


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24

JAN
2018

They took our dignity but not our freedom: The story of Iraqi Yezidis

It is a great pleasure to announce the return of the Aradin Lecture Series and to be able to provide a platform for Mirza Dinnayi, a representative of the Yazidi community in Germany and Iraq as well as IS survivor Lamia Bachar (via videolink) to share the captivating story of Iraq’s Yezidi population.


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20

DEC
2017

Aradin Christmas Cards

Aradin Christmas Cards are now available for the first time. In partnership with Mouthana Boutros, a Northern Iraqi artist whose home town and life's work were destroyed by ISIS in 2014, the cards depict his artwork and writing in the Aramaic Language, still used in the Iraqi Christian community today. Aradin strives to keep this language and culture alive, you can help by sending a Mouthana Boutros card this Christmas.  


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