ALI 655: Esoteric Foundations of the Shia Faith (Ladies Only)

This course will look at the spiritual depths of Shia Islam and discuss the inner meanings of some of the essential elements of Shī’ite faith and practices. Appreciation for the Shia faith and answers to its critics can only be resolved when we look at its spiritual realms. The sessions will help students understand more … Read more

ALI 650: Paradise and Reward in the Quran

A Prophetic Hadith states that a believer is between hope and fear; hope in God’s mercy and compassion and fear/awe of His justice and magnificence. Traditionally, we often focus on the fear of God and His punishment, as opposed to His mercy and reward. Join this course to reflect on various verses of the Quran … Read more

ALI 649: Quranic Arabic Level 6

In this ONLINE course of seven sessions via Zoom, we will InshāAllah go through passages from the Quranic surahs to learn the vocabulary and look at simple rules of Arabic grammar and lessons on verbs from Unit 2 in the main text Qur’anic Language Made Easy. During the class, we will often refer to The … Read more

ALI 654: Quran Appreciation, for Girls and Boys Ages 10-12

Quran Appreciation in-person classes for Children Theme: Sūrat Yusuf Verses 35-49, 54-57. Nabi Yusuf (a) in prison and his interpretation of dreams Please Note: (1) All registration must be completed 2 days before the class begins. (2) A minimum of 10 registrants required for the class to begin. (3) All in-person classes will be held at ALI CENTER, Unit … Read more

ALI 653: Quran Appreciation, for Girls and Boys Ages 7-9

Quran Appreciation in-person classes for Children Theme: Sūrat Yusuf Verses 35-49, 54-57. Nabi Yusuf (a) in prison and his interpretation of dreams Please Note: (1) All registration must be completed 2 days before the class begins. (2) A minimum of 10 registrants required for the class to begin. (3) All in-person classes will be held at ALI CENTER, Unit … Read more

ALI 652: Quran Appreciation, for Boys Ages 13-16

Quran Appreciation in-person classes for Children Theme: Sūrat Yusuf Verses 35-49, 54-57. Nabi Yusuf (a) in prison and his interpretation of dreams Please Note: (1) All registration must be completed 2 days before the class begins. (2) A minimum of 10 registrants required for the class to begin. (3) All in-person classes will be held at ALI CENTER, Unit … Read more

ALI 651: Quran Appreciation, for Girls Ages 13-16

Quran Appreciation in-person classes for Children Theme: Sūrat Yusuf Verses 35-49, 54-57. Nabi Yusuf (a) in prison and his interpretation of dreams Please Note: (1) All registration must be completed 2 days before the class begins. (2) A minimum of 10 registrants required for the class to begin. (3) All in-person classes will be held at ALI CENTER, Unit … Read more

ALI 648: Qurb of Allah SWT

In this course we will go over a comparison of physical proximity and metaphysical proximity, highlighting some differences between the two. We will also look at our metaphysical proximity towards Allah ‘azza wajall in particular and study the nature of its existence with other relationships in our lives. Instructor: Syed Kamil Kazmi Schedule: Two Wednesdays, … Read more