Place the chickpeas in a bowl, cover with cold water, leave to stand for approx. 12 hrs. or overnight. Drain the chickpeas, cook in boiling water for approx. 30 mins. until soft, drain, rinse with cold water.
Puree the chickpeas finely with lemon juice, water, tahina, cumin, salt and pepper. Serve the hummus and drizzle with olive oil. Sprinkle with paprika, parsley and pomegranate seeds.