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Winter 2021/22

Important Update: Onsite courses postponed until further notice.

Due to the recent Government Restrictions taking affect January 5th, 2022 – all onsite courses are postponed until further notice, unless otherwise stated.

Courses that will continue onsite:

  • ALI-622: Learning from Spiritual Wayfarers of the past (For women only)

For any questions or concerns, please contact us.

 
For this year, ALI courses will focus on the following themes:
1) Quranic Insights – Studying the Quran for a deeper understanding of the wisdom and guidance within it.
2) The Ma’sumin (a) – Role and contribution of the Divinely sent guides for humanity.
3) Family Relationships – Islamic teachings on maintaining and enhancing the family structure.
4) Physical and mental well being – Guidance on health and well being from community workers.

Online Courses/Webinars

ALI-611: The Concept of Tafakkur in the Qur’an

This course will seek to provide a meaningful and practical definition of tafakkur as presented in the Qur'an. The course ...
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ALI-614: Role of the Imams, Part 1 (For women only)

This course will look at the various strategies used by the twelve Imams to guide the Ummah towards Allah through ...
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ALI-624: God’s Servitude, Man’s True Success, Part 1

In this course we will go through the comprehensive narration on rights known as Risālat al-Huqūq, using the lengthier version narrated ...
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ALI-625: Spirituality of ‘Umrah Mufridah

This webinar will discuss the spiritual and jurisprudential aspects of pilgrimage to Madinah, and the Ādāb and basic laws of ...
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ALI-626: Cholesterol Management

Instructor: Sr. Fatim Ajwani Fees: $15.00 Schedule: Wednesday Feb 9, 10.30-11.30 am, Toronto time Registration: https://academyofislam.com/registration/ ...
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ALI-627: Role of the Imams, Part 2 (For women only)

This course will look at the various strategies used by the twelve Imams to guide the Ummah towards Allah through ...
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ALI-628: Spiritual Habits to build in children (for women only)

Spiritual habits in children can go a long way in establishing instincts that will turn their hearts towards Allah. In this webinar ...
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ALI-648: Umm Salamah: Alternative Modes of Female Leadership

Instructor: Sr. Fatemah Meghji Fees: $15.00 Schedule: Sunday Feb 6th, 10.00 am to 12 noon EST (Toronto time) Registration: https://academyofislam.com/registration/ ...
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On-site Courses

ALI 651: Introduction to Afghan Art

Join us for two days of workshops on the skills of Afghan art. Taught by talented Afghani women, these workshops ...
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ALI-621: Drawing from Nature (Allah’s creations): A course for beginners/intermediate

In this new Islamic art course, students will explore the world of graphite pencils. They will examine the beautiful designs ...
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ALI-622: Learning from Spiritual Wayfarers of the past (For women only)

This course will look at instructions for the spiritual journey from Shia mystics, both past and present. Readings will include ...
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ALI-623: Building Self Esteem in children (for women only)

The development of a healthy self-esteem among children is important because it influences how they make decisions and how they ...
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Qur’an Appreciation

ALI-629: Quran Appreciation, ages 7-9 years

Students will learn about the conversations of Prophet Nūh (a) with his people, from Surat al-Hūd, verses 25-39. Instructor: Sr ...
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ALI-630: Quran Appreciation, ages 10-12 years

Students will learn about the conversations of Prophet Nūh (a) with his people, from Surat al- Hūd, verses 25-39. Instructor: ...
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ALI-631: Quran Appreciation, girls ages 13-16 years

Students will learn about the conversations of Prophet Nūh (a) with his people, from Surat al- Hūd, verses 25-39. Instructor: ...
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ALI-632: Quran Appreciation, boys ages 13-16 years

Students will learn about the conversations of Prophet Nūh (a) with his people, from Surat al- Hūd, verses 25-39. Instructor: ...
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ALI-649: Quran Appreciation, ages 10 -12 (For Europe and Africa)

Students will learn about the conversations of Prophet Nūh (a) with his people, from Surat al- Hūd, verses 25-39. Instructor: ...
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ALI-650: Quran Appreciation, girls ages 13-16 (for North America and Europe)

Students will learn about the conversations of Prophet Nūh (a) with his people, from Surat al- Hūd, verses 25-39. Instructor: ...
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All Courses

ALI 651: Introduction to Afghan Art

Join us for two days of workshops on the skills of Afghan art. Taught by talented Afghani women, these workshops will introduce the intricacies of Afghan art. It will teach participants the basic stitches of ...
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ALI-611: The Concept of Tafakkur in the Qur’an

This course will seek to provide a meaningful and practical definition of tafakkur as presented in the Qur'an. The course will delve on the integral role of tafakkur in Islamic spirituality and provide some of ...
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ALI-614: Role of the Imams, Part 1 (For women only)

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 ...
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ALI-620: Learning Arabic Through the Quran – Level 2

In this ONLINE course of seven sessions via Zoom, we will go through some of the common suras to learn words which occur often in the Quran and derive simple rules of Arabic grammar. Besides ...
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ALI-621: Drawing from Nature (Allah’s creations): A course for beginners/intermediate

In this new Islamic art course, students will explore the world of graphite pencils. They will examine the beautiful designs and textures in nature and learn to draw realistic impressions of them. The goal of ...
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ALI-622: Learning from Spiritual Wayfarers of the past (For women only)

This course will look at instructions for the spiritual journey from Shia mystics, both past and present. Readings will include excerpts from: a) Spiritual Journeying in the words of Shia Mystics by Sayyidah Iram-Zahra Zaidi ...
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ALI-623: Building Self Esteem in children (for women only)

The development of a healthy self-esteem among children is important because it influences how they make decisions and how they deal with stress and life challenges. In this course we will discuss why self-esteem matters, ...
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ALI-624: God’s Servitude, Man’s True Success, Part 1

In this course we will go through the comprehensive narration on rights known as Risālat al-Huqūq, using the lengthier version narrated in the fourth century book Tuhafal-Ul. This semester will focus on servitude through various parts ...
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ALI-625: Spirituality of ‘Umrah Mufridah

This webinar will discuss the spiritual and jurisprudential aspects of pilgrimage to Madinah, and the Ādāb and basic laws of performing ‘Umrah Mufridah. Instructor: Sh. Hasanayn Kassamali Fees: $15 Schedule: Sunday Jan 30, 2022; 2.30-4 ...
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ALI-626: Cholesterol Management

Instructor: Sr. Fatim Ajwani Fees: $15.00 Schedule: Wednesday Feb 9, 10.30-11.30 am, Toronto time Registration: https://academyofislam.com/registration/ ...
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ALI-627: Role of the Imams, Part 2 (For women only)

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 ...
Read More

ALI-628: Spiritual Habits to build in children (for women only)

Spiritual habits in children can go a long way in establishing instincts that will turn their hearts towards Allah. In this webinar we will discuss how to be intentional about creating healthy spiritual habits in our children. Instructor: ...
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ALI-629: Quran Appreciation, ages 7-9 years

Students will learn about the conversations of Prophet Nūh (a) with his people, from Surat al-Hūd, verses 25-39. Instructor: Sr. Sukaina Jaffer-Fazal Fees: $50.00 Schedule: Wednesdays Dec 8th-Feb 23rd, 2022, 4:30-5:45 pm (with a salaat ...
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ALI-630: Quran Appreciation, ages 10-12 years

Students will learn about the conversations of Prophet Nūh (a) with his people, from Surat al- Hūd, verses 25-39. Instructor: Sr. Nasifa Remtula Fees: $50.00 Schedule: Fridays Dec 10th -Feb 25th, 2022, 4:30-5:45 pm (with ...
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ALI-631: Quran Appreciation, girls ages 13-16 years

Students will learn about the conversations of Prophet Nūh (a) with his people, from Surat al- Hūd, verses 25-39. Instructor: Sr. Najma Dhala-Datoo Fees: $50.00 Schedule: Mondays Dec 6th-Feb 28th, 2022, 7:30-8:30 pm Registration: https://academyofislam.com/registration/ ...
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ALI-632: Quran Appreciation, boys ages 13-16 years

Students will learn about the conversations of Prophet Nūh (a) with his people, from Surat al- Hūd, verses 25-39. Instructor: Br. Amjad Datoo Fees: $50.00 Schedule: Mondays Dec 6th -Feb 28th, 2022; from 8-9 pm ...
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ALI-648: Umm Salamah: Alternative Modes of Female Leadership

Instructor: Sr. Fatemah Meghji Fees: $15.00 Schedule: Sunday Feb 6th, 10.00 am to 12 noon EST (Toronto time) Registration: https://academyofislam.com/registration/ ...
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ALI-649: Quran Appreciation, ages 10 -12 (For Europe and Africa)

Students will learn about the conversations of Prophet Nūh (a) with his people, from Surat al- Hūd, verses 25-39. Instructor: Sr. Sukaina Kassam Fees: CAD 50.00 Schedule: Fridays Jan 14th - Mar 18th, 2022; 5 ...
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ALI-650: Quran Appreciation, girls ages 13-16 (for North America and Europe)

Students will learn about the conversations of Prophet Nūh (a) with his people, from Surat al- Hūd, verses 25-39. Instructor: Sr. Najma Dhala-Datoo Fees: CAD 50.00 Schedule: Fridays Jan 14th - Mar 11th, 2022, 4-5 ...
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