Omar Suleiman Lectures

About Omar Suleiman Lectures

Imam Omar Suleiman, a distinguished American Muslim scholar and activist, has made a significant impact on the global Muslim community through his insightful teachings, interfaith initiatives, and social justice advocacy. With a focus on contemporary Islamic thought and practice, Suleiman’s work bridges the gap between tradition and modernity, fostering understanding and tolerance among diverse communities. Explore the life and contributions of this influential figure as we delve into his background, education, accomplishments, and the lasting legacy he has created.

Teachers and Scholars

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Sheikh Sa’dullah Khan

Sheikh Sa’dullah Khan, a figure synonymous with both educational leadership and the anti-apartheid movement, has a history of activism that traces back to his days as chairperson of the Muslim Students Association (MSA) at the University of Durban-Westville, now known as the University of

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Shaykh Allie Khalfe

Shaykh Allie Khalfe invested over a decade immersing himself in diverse traditional Islamic teachings under the guidance of Shaykh Seraj and Shaykh Ahmad Hendricks, esteemed figures at the Azzawia Institute, Walmer Estate, Cape Town. These distinguished Shaykhs have their academic roots in Umm al-Qura

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Mawlānā Taha Karaan

Mawlānā Taha Karaan, a celebrated Shāfiʿī scholar, was Cape Town’s pride. His family, known for their vast Islamic scholarship, traced back their legacy in both maternal and paternal lineages. His father, Shaykh Yusuf Karaan, carved a niche for himself in the Cape’s Islamic community.