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Salah: The Believer’s Ascension – Part One

The Muslim ritual prayer (Salah) has been described as: The Pillar of the Religion; The Discriminator between Faith and Infidelity. The Ascension of the Believer; The “coolness of my eyes”… how is it all these and more?

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Salah: The Believer’s Ascension – Part Two

The Muslim ritual prayer (Salah) has been described as: The Pillar of the Religion; The Discriminator between Faith and Infidelity. The Ascension of the Believer; The “coolness of my eyes”… how is it all these and more?

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How Hijab? Part One

This lecture is a follow up on the “Why Hijab” lecture. It will address the specific Quranic verses, relevant hadith and scholarly opinions about the issue of women’s public attire. This second event will allow for more directed attention to the ‘fiqh’ isses of hijab and hopefully answer some fo the lingering questions from the ‘Why Hijab’ lecture.

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How Hijab? Part Two

This lecture is a follow up on the “Why Hijab” lecture. It will address the specific Quranic verses, relevant hadith and scholarly opinions about the issue of women’s public attire. This second event will allow for more directed attention to the ‘fiqh’ isses of hijab and hopefully answer some of the lingering questions from the ‘Why Hijab’ lecture.

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Why Hijab?

The issue of veiling (hijab) is becoming more and more controversial in today’s society. Questions arise on its’ appropriateness in today’s society and the Islamic sources of its requirement. Women who wear the veil are at the frontline of discrimination and misunderstanding. This free event is intended to shed some light on the issue of hijab in Islam, its purpose and wisdom.

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