Date : 29th April 2014
Time :1230 – 1600
Venue :Tokyo Camii & Turkish Culture Centre
Radio : AMIR’s Ustream channel Ace.fm [Broadcast]
For the first time ever, Light Upon Light collaboration with Malaysian Student Association in Japan (MSAJ) under bureau of Sport & Recreation and Aspiring Malaysian Rijal (AMIR) had organised such a successful lecture entitled “Healing the Emptiness” by Yasmin Mogahed at Tokyo Camii Mosque, Tokyo.
The speaker whom invited, Yasmin Mogahed is a well known writer and speaker on giving spiritual and motivational lecture mainly in United States. Yasmin Mogahed was Wisconsin University bachelor degree graduate in Psychology and Mass Communication. After graduated, she teaching in Islamic Education and serve as youth coordinator. She begun to express her thought through her writing. The latest book she wrote is the best seller Reclaim Your Heart.
The lecture was held in English as the main language and translated in Japanese as we had many participant from the japanese and various countries. At first we provide only 120 seats but about 150++ peoples shows up during the event day. We are very grateful for the overwhelming response not only from Malaysian student but from the locals.
At the end of the lecture we had Question & Answer session for about 1 hour followed by meet up and autograph session with Yasmin Mogahed. Group photo was taken among the organisers at the end of the event. Overall the event went very smooth and well organised. Millions gratitude to Light Upon Light, AMIR and to those who contributed in this event direct or indirectly.
We hope that we can held such an event in future within student organisation in Japan and shows that we are united!
Izzul Hadi Bin Rozlan
Bureau Sport & Recreation
Malaysian Student Association in Japan (MSAJ)
Pictures of the event