In a state of complete arrogance and enmity, Iblis (satan) vowed to endeavour to push mankind away from the straight path. Ibn al-Jawzi enumerates within his book Talbis Iblis, the many mechanisms used by Iblis to mislead mankind, especially the believers. He states that it is of particular value and importance to study Iblis’s ways because only by unearthing and highlighting some of his traps can we avoid them as well as navigate others away
It is indeed from the blessings of Allah that He has given us blessed days and times through the year which have greater virtues and blessing over the others. The month of Dhul Hijjah is no exception. It’s virtues Allah swears by these 10 days, which means that He is highlighting its true importance. The Quran says ‘By the Dawn, And by the ten nights, (89:1 - 89:2) According to Imam Al Qurtubi, and Ibn
Have you ever wondered why the fifth pillar of Islam consists of following the footsteps of Ibrahim (AS)? Come and join us for an inspirational evening as we take life lessons from the family of Ibrahim (AS). Sisters only free event.
The EIIS Arabic department will be presenting on the relevance of learning Arabic. Today in 2017, 1438 years after the hijrah, learning Arabic remains just as important as it ever did. The primary reason for this is because the eternal wisdom of the Quran and the way of the Prophet (pbuh) remains preserved and accessible but only in its original tongue, Arabic. Join us for informative and engaging seminars on the virtue of learning Arabic,
Paving The Way: Raising Muslim Children The concern for our children is a fundamental part of life that has been highlighted in The Quran through the lives of the Prophets. However, the pace of 21st century life is threatening the very concept of “a family” and is making it ever more difficult to raise children who aspire to be like the prophets or the sahaba. Perhaps now, more than ever, muslim parents and teachers
Join us in this blessed month to re-establish your connection with the Quran like never before at the EIIS. This is an exclusive Ramadan workshop for young and mature students who desire to learn the basics of recitation and for those who wish to memorise key Surahs of the Quran including Surah Al Rahman and Surah Yasin and other selective Surahs and verses. - Classes will be taught by Imams leading the Taraweeh and and
Exclusively brought to you by the EIIS, Ustadh Nouman Ali Khan will be in Oldham delivering his story night, 'Accused'. Arguably the most painful episode in the messengers ﷺ life, the accusation of Aisha RA, join Ustadh Nouman Ali Khan as he attempts to have us relive the powerful story in light of the Ayaats of Surat Al Noor, and how Allah revealed His words of comfort and powerful advice, for all believers until the
The four schools of thought are a constant source of confusion and debate in the Muslim community. This essential course give you an introduction to the various schools of thought within Islam, their origins, development and an open discussion of their importance and place in society today. This course taught by Sheikh Akram Nadwi aims to teach the etiquettes of following a madhab and the correct attitude towards those with differing opinions. Examples from the lives