Shaykh Ahmad Hendricks Lectures

About Shaykh Ahmad Hendricks Lectures

Shaykh Ahmad lectures every Monday evening at the Zawiya mosque in Cape Town, and has taught many classical texts including ‘The Revival of the Religious Sciences’ (Ihya Ulum al-Din) and ‘The Beginning of Guidance’ (Bidayat al Hidaya) of Imam al-Ghazali. Find various audio and video lectures attributed to Shaykh Ahmad Hendricks.

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.