Sa’id became a Muslim not later than 614. His wife Fatima was also an early convert. At first they kept their faith secret bec...
Dr. Mufti Abdur-Rahman ibn Yusuf
Dr. Shaykh Abdur-Rahman ibn Yusuf Mangera is a British Muslim scholar educated in both the Islamic and Western traditions. He memorised the Qur’an by heart and graduated from the Darul Uloom seminary Bury, UK, and later earned a specialised licence to issue fatwa (legal responses) at Mazahir ‘Ulum Saharanpur, India. He earned his BA from the University of Johannesburg and completed his MA and PhD in Islamic Studies from the School of Oriental and African Studies in London. He holds an honorary fellowship at The Royal Aal al-Bayt Institute for Islamic Thought, Amman, Jordan. Shaykh Abdur-Rahman has the unique experience of serving as an imam in Muslim communities on both sides of the Atlantic, eight years in Southern California and over five in the great city of London—and his continued work as an international speaker and lecturer enables him to address and offer pertinent advice on current challenges that face Muslims in the West. He is the founder of Whitethread Institute, a post-graduate insititute for Islamic scholars. He is an avid traveller and continues to teach hadith and work on scholarly publications through White Thread Press (www.whitethreadpress.com). Many of his lectures are available on www.zamzamacademy.com and his courses through Rayyan Institute (www.rayyaninstitute.com).
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With the world advancing in Technology and Science many people question the fact if Islam is still relevant in current society. The...
Abu ‘l-Qasim Junaid ibn Muhammed al-Bagdadhi is one of the first, most famous, early saints of Islam. He was born and raised i...
Abū Ḥanīfa al-Nuʿmān known as Abū Ḥanīfa for short, or reverently as Imam Abū Ḥanīfa by Sunni Muslims, was an 8th-century Sunni Mus...
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“The one who wishes to follow the ways of someone then he should do so with those who have already passed away…” (Razeen) Continuing...
(click for part one: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QypVvdekDbk ) This two part video covers the collection of Hadiths compiled by...
(click for part two: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gXnbdqHuH_8 ) This two part video covers the collection of Hadiths compiled by...