Quranic Reflection No. 399. Ayat 47: 7 – Helping Mission of Allah ‘azza wa-jall

يَا أَيُّهَا الَّذِينَ آمَنُوا إِنْ تَنْصُرُوا اللَّهَ يَنْصُرْكُمْ وَيُثَبِّتْ أَقْدَامَكُمْ Yā ayyuhalladhīna āmanū in tansurul-lāha yansurkum wayu thabbit aqdāmakum O you who have faith! If you help Allah, He will help you and make your feet steady (Sūrat Muhammad, No.47, Āyat 7) This verse shows that those who have faith will help and work for … Read more

ALI-139: Qur’ânic Arabic Level V

Course Outline: (PDF) Notes: Session 1 Session 2 Session 3 Session 4 Session 5 Session 6 Session 7 Session 8 Homework: Homework 1 Homework 2 Homework 3 Homework 4 Homework 6 Homework 7

ALI-148: Uniqueness of the Holy Prophet (s)

Dates March 23 – 24, 2009 Instructor Tahera Kassamali Description Allah praises the Holy Prophet (s) in the Holy Qur’an, mentioning the unique traits which single him out as the greatest of all Prophets, and the best of all mankind. In this two session workshop we will explore the verses of Qur’an which talk about … Read more

ALI-150: Understanding the Holy Qur’an, Part 2

Dates April 7th – 28, 2009 Instructor Hasnain Kassamali Description In this course of four sessions, we will discuss revelation and transmission of the Holy Qur’an. We will also do Tafseer and Tadabbur of Surat Qalam (#68) by referring to various popular Tafaseer in order to understand the Divine Message. This will be a serious … Read more

ALI-151: Qualities of a True Believer, Part 1

Dates April 6 – 27, 2009 Instructor Tahera Kassamali Description In this course we will discuss what it means to achieve true Peace. What does the word mean and how can it be applied to both inner and outer aspects of life? We will study relevant verses of the Quran, Hadith, and lessons from the … Read more

ALI-152: Tafseer and Tadabbur of Surat Mulk (#67)

Dates May 5 – May 26, 2009 Instructor Hasnain Kassamali Description Qur’anic tafseer is one of the richest genres of Islamic literature. In this course we will refer to over 3 Tafaaseer to ponder and understand the Divine message contained in Surat Mulk. We plan to cover a number of topics including: invoking the surah … Read more

ALI-153: Qur’anic Arabic Level IV (for ladies)

Dates May 6 – June 10, 2009 Instructor Tahera Kassamali Description This course will cover lessons from the book Access to Qur’anic Arabic by AbdulWahid Hamid as well as handouts on Qu`ranic Vocabulary prepared by the instructor. The text is a comprehensive set of lessons on Arabic grammar focusing on the language used in the … Read more