Announcement posted on Monday, December 23rd, 2013
Quranic Tafsir (Sisters Only) Resumes Thursday, August 21, To Continue Until Thursday, September 18 | 11AM to 12PM
A Weekly Tafsir of Selected Surahs
An introductory course on Qur’anic exegesis (tafsir) of selected chapters. Taught by Imam Tahir Anwar, this course will cover the meanings along with general themes of the selected chapter. It will also guide one to appreciate the depths of the Holy Qur’an and its deep rooted connections to our daily lives. This course also aims to ground one’s understanding of certain Qur’anic chapters as understood by traditional Islamic scholars.
Shaykh Akram Nadwi, author of Al-Muhaddithat: The Women Scholars in Islam, a 53-volume biographical dictionary of female scholars of hadith, is a Muhaddith of the highest caliber who has specialized in Ilm ul Rijal, the study of the narra- tors of Hadith. He has Ijaza (licenses) from over 600 scholars, many of them the most renowned scholars of our time. Shaykh Akram Nadwi has a doctorate in Arabic Language and has authored and translated over 25 titles on language, fiqh, Qur’an and hadith.