This course will look at the various strategies used by the twelve Imams to guide the Ummah towards Allah through individual and social growth. The course will be based on the series of books ‘The Lives of the Twelve’ by the late historian Shaykh Mahdi Pishavi. This semester will focus on Imam al-Sajjād, Imam al-Bāqir, and Imam al-Sādiq, ‘alayhimus-salām.
Instructor: Sr. Tahera Kassamali
Schedule: 3 Tuesdays, Feb 8-22, 2.00-3.00 pm Toronto time.