Deenintensive.org , Islamic Center of Eastide & Umar al-Farooq present
Shaykh Faraz Rabbani
Friday October 19th – Sunday October 21st 2007
Friday October 19th, 2007
Friday Khutba The old Redmond School House (16600 NE 80th ST, Redmond, WA 98052 )
8pm (after Isha) Seven Principles of Success from the Qur’an & Sunna: Keys to Living the Light of Prophetic Guidance – Evening session at Umar al-Farooq (http://www.farooqmasjid.org/ 5507 238th St SW, Mountlake Terrace, WA 98043)
Saturday October 20th 2007 – Belllevue
( www.bellevuemosque.com 14700 Main St. ,Bellevue, WA 98007)
11 – 1:30 Zakat 101 with Q& A
1:30 – 3:00 Work as Worship: How to Turn One’s Work (and Every Moment) into an Act of Worship
8pm Why Money Matters to Allah: Understanding the Importance of Islamic Finance & Money Matters
Sunday October 21st 2007- Umar al-Farooq
( www.farooqmasjid.org 5507 238th St SW, Mountlake Terrace, WA 98043)
12:00 – 1:30 Succeeding as a Believer…Practical Advice and Wisdom for young Muslims
2:00 – 3:30 The greatest act of worship…Marriage!! Q&A Session
4:30 – 6 Taqwa in Trying Times: Living a life of piety in the 21st century
***Note: A question and answer session will be held after every session depending on time. Questions are required to be written.
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Biography of Sh. Faraz:
Shaykh Faraz Rabbani is a researcher and teacher of the Islamic sciences, specializing in Islamic Law (Hanafi), as well as theology (aqida), Qur’an, hadith, and related subjects. He is a teacher at the SunniPath Academy ( www.SunniPath.com), the leading online Islamic academy, and the Director of the SunniPath Answers service. Shaykh Faraz is a Pakistani-Canadian who has lived and studied in a number of countries . He received his Bachelor’s in Economics & Commerce from the University of Toronto.
After graduation, Shaykh Faraz studied and taught the Islamic sciences in Damascus and Amman for ten years. Shaykh Faraz has studied with leading contemporary Islamic scholars including Shaykh Adib Kallas, Shaykh Hassan al-Hindi, Shaykh Muhammad Jumuah, Shaykh Akram Abd al-Wahhab, Shaykh Nuh Keller, Mufti Mahmud Ashraf Usmani, and others.
Shaykh Faraz has published two books: Sufism & Good Character and The Absolute Essentials of Islam: A Basic Hanafi Primer on Faith, Prayer, & the Path of Salvation. [White Thread Press, 2004. He also runs the blog Seeker’s Digest ( www.SeekersDigest.org) and is a columnist for Islamica Magazine . He currently resides in Toronto, Canada with his wife and three children.
He’s also working on a Hanafi book project:
Essentials of Guidance – A Hanafi Manual on Worship, Marriage, Money Matters, and Halal & Haram, based on Ala’ al-Din Abidin’s al-Hadiyya al-`Ala’iyya and other classical texts.