Muhammad - Human Perfection
Al-Habib Muhammad al-Saqqaf (Jedda, KSA)
Part of the enhancement lecture series for the Shama'il (Prophetic Qualities) course. Habib Muhammad al-Saqqaf will look at the significance of personifying the apex of creation (s) as well as convey events pertaining to his perfect nature. This event is free & open to one and all. NB This event was in conjunction with Sa'adah.
Date: Thursday 22 Nov 2012
Time: 7.30pm - 8.30pm
Venue: Bishop David Brown School, Woking GU21 5RF
Community Matters UK Tour
Jamal al-Din Hysaw (US)
We are please to give details of Shaykh Jamal al-Din Hysaw's UK Community Matters Tour as follows;
1. Tuesday May 1st - Kitaba
Title - The Pilgrimage of Malcolm X
Time - 6.30 pm
Location - Glasgow
2. Wednesday May 2nd - WLSIS
Title - Aspiring Towards Excellence
Time - 8.00 pm
Location - 83a Sunbury Road, Hounslow, Middlesex, TW13 4PH
3. Thursday May 3rd - One Aim
Title - An Evening with Shaykh Jamal Hysaw
Venue - FFWPU, 43 Lancaster Gate, London W2 3NA
NB Converts Only - Registation neccessary - places very limited
4. Friday May 4th - The Ribat Institute
Title - Community Matters - Food for Thought
Time - 7.30 pm - 8.30 pm
Venue - St Columba's House, Maybury Hill, Woking GU22 8AB
NB. Registration neccessary. Register Here
5. Saturday 5th May
Title - The Ethical Voice: Conduct in the Community
Time - 5.00pm - 7.00pm
Venue - ACE Centre, Cross Street, Nelson (TBC)
6. Saturday 5th May
Title - Filling the Gap: Why the Mosque Matters
Time - 1.00pm - 3.00pm
Venue - Ghausia Mosque, Clayton Street, Nelson (TBC)
7. Saturday May 5th - Dar al-Ma'rifa
Title - 7 Steps Towards Building Prophetic Communities
Venue - Burnley Campus Sixth Form Centre, Barden Lane, Burnley. BB10 1JD
8. Sunday May 6th - Ribat Mount Snowdon Challenge
Fundraiser walk with Shaykh Jamal for Ribat House.
9. Monday May 7th - The Karima Foundation
Location - High Wycombe
10. Tuesday May 8th - The Fountain Institute
Title - Community Matters - Brotherhood
Time - 6.30 pm
Venue - University of Bedfordshire, Luton, Room A004
Breaking the silence
A important talk dealing with issues around domestic violence in association with Nour Domestic Violence.
Date: Sunday 29 April 2012
Time: 2pm - 4pm
Venue: Bedlam Theatre, Woking College, Rydens Way, Woking, GU22 9DL
Ribat five-a-side football tournament
We are pleased to announce we are organising a five-a-side football tournament to raise money for the 'Ribat House' appeal. If you are interested in registering please contact the organisers on the poster.
Date: Sunday 22 April 2012
Venue: Fullbrook Sports Centre, Selson Road, New Haw, Surrey,
Cost: £40.00 per team
Contact: Mujib 07875 197294 || Majid 07766 765814.
Afghanistan Rises - one step at a time
Nimatullah Rehmani (US)
A unique lecture & discussion about the establishment of Prophetic communities in war torn Afghanistan. The lecture is aimed at bringing a greater awareness about the situation on the ground in real-life Afghanistan. Ni'matullah Rehmani has been working in Afghanistan since 2005.
Date: Wed 4th April 2012
Venue: Beldam Theatre, Woking College. GU22 9DL
Time: 8.00 pm - 9.00 pm
Ribat Mount Snowdon Challenge
Jamal Hysaw (US), Faiz Qureshy & others...
The Blessed Tree - documentary film screening
Mustafa Gouverner (Director), Ehsaan Tahmid
A film undertaking the themes of love of the Prophet, veneration of holy sites, grace and symbolism. This film tells the story of the meeting between the Prophet Muhammad (s) and a Christian monk named Bahira. The meeting happened in the shade of a tree. 1400 years later that same tree was discovered still alive in the northern deserts of Jordan. The only tree alive in hundreds of square miles of emptiness. This tree is a link to the life of the Prophet (s).
The evening includes nashids & and Q&A session with director.
Date: Friday, 24th of February 2012
Spiritual Poetry - Remembering al-Mustafa (s)
Pearls of Islam, Ustadha Nagheba Hayel, The Poem of the Mantle, & Yahya Rhodus *
A sisters only event celebrating the blessed month of Rabi al-Awwal 1433. Join us in an evening of remembrance. Hear the spiritual poems of Pearls of Islam, a recitation of the Poem of the Mantle (al-Burda) and a lecture by Ustadha Nagheba Hayel & more...
Date: Friday, 10th of February 2012 | 18th Rabi al-Awwal 1433
* Shaykh Yahya Rhodus will be giving a live audio message.
The Blessing of Time
Al-Habib Kazim al-Saqqaf (Yemen)
This lecture was delivered by the internationallly renowned scholar, al-Habib Kazim al-Saqqaf, about the blessing of time & how on entering the new year (1433/2012) we should utilise this immense gift that is often taken for granted
Date: Friday the 16th December 2011
Mukhtar al-Hadith - new publication
Al-Habib Umar b. Hafiz
We are happy to inform you of our second publication, Mukhtar al-Hadith. This text is a translation of 59 prophetic traditions compiled by al-Habib Umar b. Hafiz drawn from the compilation of Al-Habib Muhammad al-Haddar, Shifa al-Saqim. The text includes a foreword by al-Habib 'Umar, footnote references & biographies of the traditionists. To purchase a copy click on the link below.
Paperback - 66 pages
Publisher - The Ribat Institute
ISBN - 978-0-9565874-1-1
Price - £6.50 (+£2.00 for P&P inside the UK)
The Spiritual Imperative - a call to action
Al-Habib b. 'Umar b. Hafiz.
The Ribat Institute & CEI were honoured to host a lecture with the internationally renowned scholar al-Habib 'Umar b. Hafiz, from Yemen. The lecture was free and held in central London at Friends House, Euston, and was at full capacity. Al-Habib 'Umar lectured on the importance of spirituality in its more practical sense. Many thanks to all those who organised and participated in this blessed night.
Date/time: Wednesday, 13th of April 2011, 7-9 pm
Remembering al-Mustafa (s)
Ibrahim Osi-Efa (Greensville Trust), Yahya Rhodus (Zaytuna), Mufti Muhammad Adam al-Kawthari (Darul Iftaa) & The Kenyan Singers
An evening of remembrance during the month of Rabi al-Awwal with Shaykh Ibrahim Osi-Efa, Shaykh Yahya Rhodus, Mufti Muhammad Adam al-Kawthari & The Kenyan Singers. The night comprised of nashids, poignant reminders and light refreshments.
Date: Friday, 25th of February 2011 | 22 Rabi al-Awwal 1432
Jihad in Islam
Ridhwan Saleem (WLSIS)
Shaykh Ridhwan delivered an enlightening lecture expounding upon the traditional understanding of jihad within the Islamic tradition. The lecture was a commentary on hadith no. 8 from Imam al-Nawawi's forty hadith compilation.
The event was part of the enhancement lectures for the adult education program.
Day/date: Saturday 5th February 2011, 7.30pm
Real People, Real Needs: Islam and the disabled
Abdal Aziz Fredricks (Kitaba)
The Ribat Institute recently hosted Shaykh Abdal Aziz Fredricks. He delivered an important lecture on how Muslims should have a focus on a sector of their community who are somewhat disenfranchised.
This event was FREE and open for all.
Day/date: Saturday 9th October 2010, 6.30pm
Faraz Rabbani (Seekers Guidance)
The Ribat Institute was honoured to host Shaykh Faraz who delivered a lecture on the topic of marriage - why we should be married, steps to take and important considerations.
This was a FREE event and was open to all.
Watch online - part one
Watch online - part two