iSyllabus Islamic studies course trailer
This short trailer gives an insight into one of the most exciting grass roots islamic educational initiatives in the West which is helping to empower people through sound Islamic scholarship and Knowledge. The one year course is the gateway on to a further four years of advanced learning.
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Tuesday, 12th December 2017
As the Muslim prison populations continue to rise in Europe, this Friday sermon delivered by Shaykh Ruzwan at the SUMSA prayer hall looks at the the importance of using the correct methodology to reform Muslim inmates and in particular the prophetic path of transformation.
Shaykh Amer delivers a friday sermon at Strathclyde University discusses the common issue on conflicting Islamic answers many Young Muslims face, and how to avoid getting confused
Breaking Taboos
Duration: 79 minutes
Breaking Taboos: A talk addressing contemporary issues facing Muslim communities in the UK by Shaykh Amer Jamil Friday 30th August, 2013 Bolton, UK www.innerdimensions.org.uk
Woolwich Khutbah:
Duration: 14 minutes
Hard hitting friday sermon given in Glasgow immediately after the murder in Woolwich touching on the incident itself and its wider context of the state of religious learning and leadership in the Muslim community.
iSyllabus teacher Sh. Amer Jamil in this short clip speaks with humour on the misunderstandings that may arise in the fiqh of family maintenance.
In this short clip shot live, iSyllabus teacher Shaykh Ruzwan speaks on the complex area of legal principles and through the use of simple examples, underlines the importance of understanding the proper context to religious sources in order to avoid misunderstandings. Taken from the iSyllabus introductory one year Islamic studies course running in cities around Scotland and England.
Empowering the Tradition from Orientalist hadith criticism. Providing a summary of the basic premise of Orientalist hadith criticism, this clip, taken form the introduction to hadith module, provides one straightforward response from within the classical Muslim faith tradition. Taken from the iSyllabus introductory one year Islamic studies course running in cities around Scotland and England.
iSyllabus teacher Sh. Amer Jamil in this short clip speaks on the misunderstandings that may arise in the fiqh due to a lack of verifying the opinions transmitted from scholars. It also touches on the strength inherent in the established 4 schools of law compared to other opinions attributed to great scholars of the past. Taken from the iSyllabus introductory one year Islamic studies course running in cities around Scotland and England.
This short trailer gives an insight into one of the most exciting grass roots islamic educational initiatives in the West which is helping to empower people through sound Islamic scholarship and Knowledge. The one year course is the gateway on to a further four years of advanced learning.
The Next Generation
Duration: 14 minutes
Shaykh Amer discusses the vital role of the Muslim Youth in the UK, their responsibilities and what relationship they should have with the older generation.
Shaykh Amer Jamil talks to university students at Glasgow Caledonian University on Jummah (friday prayers) about the woolwich terror attack, and outlines how Muslims can practically respond to it.
Should religions focus on preaching issues of morality? Or can Scotland's major religions become a voice for the voiceless and speak up for the most vulnerable in our society? With Islamic theologian Shaykh Ruzwan Mohammed of the Solas foundation, Cultural adviser to the Vatican Professor John Haldane, convener of the Church of Scotland's Church and Society Council Reverend Sally Foster-Fulton, and Edinburgh Secular Society spokesman Neil Barber.
On Scholars and Rulers
Duration: 10 minutes
Short friday sermon reflecting on the dynamics between scholars and rulers in the Muslim world.
Friday sermon on a young Scots man who was to be given the honour of being placed as the Governor of Al-Madinah, the city of light. He was assassinated in the holy land and there he was buried.
The utility of humility
Duration: 12 minutes
This short sermon discusses the ultimate function of humility and how it is the perfect counterbalance to haste and the perennial human desire to search for quick fixes to problems.
Money for Nothing
Duration: 10 minutes
This friday sermon looks at one of the most important functions of human society, that of creating and sharing wealth. At a time when few care about the ethics of finance, this khutbah explores the importance of understanding the ultimate source of one's wealth as a necessary preamble to a truly just economic system.
Only Fools and Horses
Duration: 10 minutes
Friday sermon delivered on 22/02/2013 at al-Furqan Mosque Glasgow touching on the ethics of food production and consumption.
Saving Face Khutbah
Duration: 12 minutes
Shaykh Ruzwan delivers the weekly Friday khutbah
Shaykh Ruzwan delivers the weekly Friday khutbah
The story behind iSyllabus
Duration: 14 minutes
Shoket Aksi interviews the founders of the iSyllabus programme: Shaykh Ruzwan Mohammed and Shaykh Amer Jamil.
An insight into one of the most exciting grass roots Islamic educational initiatives in the West.
Creation Or Evolution?
Duration: 60 minutes
Discussing the relationship between faith and science. Shaykh Ruzwan in conversation with Sam Berry and Ewan Aitken.
Shaykh Amer Jamil delivers an important reminder at the Scottish Parliament.
Shaykh Ruzwan's Invitation
Duration: 2 minutes
Shaykh Ruzwan extends an invitation to everyone on behalf of the Solas Foundation to attend the Shaykh Yahya Rhodus event in Glasgow.
Shaykh Amer Jamil delivers the Friday Sermon at Glasgow Caledonian University on the topic of Forced Marriages.
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