Meaning behind the Message: Tafsir of Surah Yusuf and Surah Nur
“Indeed in their stories there is a lesson for men of understanding” (Surah Yusuf:111)
With Dr. Mohammad Akram Nadwi
Saturday 2nd & Sunday 3rd July 2011
9.30am-5pm (Registration at 9am)
Al-Salam institute is honoured to present this inspirational two-day, weekend course on the detailed Tafsir [commentary] of Surah Yusuf and Surah Nur; an excellent preparation for Ramadan. Shaykh Mohammad Akram Nadwi will be exploring the beautiful story of Yusuf and his brothers, and the many practical lessons to be learnt. From the verses of surah Nur he will be elaborating the importance of Islamic Law.
From the unique unbroken narrative of Surah Yusuf you will discover many lessons, from the consequences of sibling rivalry in childhood to the means of withstanding temptation in adulthood and bearing great roles of authority. This is a Surah saturated with lessons of patience, wisdom and forgiveness against jealousy, dishonesty and unlawful desires.
From Surah Nur you will learn about the wisdom behind the Shariah laws and the ethics of living in civilised society. It will explore the benefits of marriage and the consequences of fornication and wrongly accusing chaste women. You will discover how Allah revealed the innocence of Aisha and learn about the beliefs of those who deny her lofty status.
A good comprehension of these two chapters of the glorious Quran will provide you with timeless remedies for purification of the soul and solutions to many of the social illnesses that are rife in today’s society. It will equip students to face the trials of life and provide clear guidance on how to attain success in this world and the hereafter. An excellent and essential course as we approach the blessed month of Ramadan.
Venue: Birkbeck College, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HX
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