ALI 609: Intro to Floral Illustration

  Learn how to create an assorted style of florals using multiple techniques plus how to use your designs for accessories and apparel. All levels, beginner friendly. Course outline sent after registration. Instructor: Sr. Sakina Hassanali                Fees: $40.00 Schedule: 4 Tuesdays, Nov 2-23, 8-9.30 pm Venue: AL.I. Center, Unit 210B, 2535 Major Mack Dr, Vaughan, … Read more

ALI 608: Traveling the Spiritual Journey (for women only)

  This course will look at spiritual wayfaring and the different stages of the spiritual journey. We will discuss various verses of Quran and hadith that talk about the steps of this journey. Readings will be extracted from a) Stages of Spiritual Journey by ‘Allāmah Muhammad Husayn Tabātabā’ī. b) Spiritual Journeying in the words of Shia Mystics by Sayyidah Iram-Zahra … Read more

ALI 607: Learning Arabic Through the Quran, Level 1

Quranic Arabic helps Muslims understand the language of the Quran. In this course (offered in three levels over three terms) we will learn simple Quranic vocabulary and grammar. Students will need to put in an average of three hours a week to work on the course. In this semester we will identify nouns and their … Read more

ALI-619: Quran Appreciation, boys ages 13-16 years

Students will learn about the story of Nabi Shu’ayb (a) from Surat al-Hud, verses 84-93. Instructor: Br. Amjad Datoo Schedule: Mondays Sept 20- Nov 29th, 8-9 pm. Fees: $55 Venue: A.L.I. Center, Unit 210B, 2535 Major Mackenzie Dr W, Vaughan Registration:  https://academyofislam.com/registration/  

ALI-618: Quran Appreciation, girls ages 13-16 years

Students will learn about the story of Nabi Shu’ayb (a) from Surat al-Hud, verses 84-93. Instructor: Sr. Najma Dhala-Datoo Schedule: Fridays Sept 17- Nov 26th, 8.30-9.30 pm. Fees: $55 Venue: A.L.I. Center, Unit 210B, 2535 Major Mackenzie Dr W, Vaughan Registration:  https://academyofislam.com/registration/  

ALI-617: Quran Appreciation, ages 10-12 years

Students will learn about the story of Nabi Shu’ayb (a) from Surat al-Hud, verses 84-93. Instructor: Sr. Nasifa Remtula Schedule: Fridays Sept 17- Nov 26th, 2021; 7-8 pm. Fees: $55 Venue: A.L.I. Center, Unit 210B, 2535 Major Mackenzie Dr W, Vaughan Registration:  https://academyofislam.com/registration/  

ALI-616: Quran Appreciation, ages 7-9 years

Students will learn about the story of Nabi Shu’ayb (a) from Surat al-Hud, verses 84-93. Instructor: Sr. Sukaina Jaffer-Fazal Schedule: Wednesdays Sept 15- Nov 24th, 7-8 pm. Fees: $55 Venue: A.L.I. Center, Unit 210B, 2535 Major Mackenzie Dr W, Vaughan Registration:  https://academyofislam.com/registration/  

ALI-531: Themes from Surat al-Kahf

This course will discuss the ahādith from A’immah (a) and general guidance elaborated by the mufassirin about the 18th Surah of the Quran, including the benefits of the Surah. We will cover three narratives: 1) The Inhabitants of the Cave in verses 9 – 26, 2) Nabi Musa meeting Khidr in verses 60 -82, and … Read more

ALI-530: The Ahlul Bayt and Family Relationships (for women only)

The Holy Ahlul Bayt (a) taught believers how to strengthen and enhance their family relationships. This course will study what we know of the marriage of Imam Ali (a) and Bibi Fatima (a) and their family relationships. Instructor: Sr. Tahera Kassamali Schedule: Three Tuesdays Feb 11, 18 and 25, 2020; 10.30 am – 12.00 noon. … Read more

ALI-529: Drawing from Nature (Allah’s creations)

Students will examine the beautiful designs and textures in Nature whilst learning to draw realistic impressions of them. This is a great way to improve all types of art skills such as observation, composition and shading. Instructor: Sr. Alina Juma Schedule: Four Mondays Jan 20-Feb 10, 2020; 8.30-10.00 pm. Fees: $40 payable upon registration. Registration: … Read more