How much do you know about the history of the Qur’an’s revelation and preservation?
Are you seeking to enrich your relationship with the Qur’an?
In this course we will learn:
• The Qur’an – definitions, descriptions and virtues
• Inspiration (wahy) – concept and procedures
• Revelation – stages and wisdoms
• Makki and Madani verses – definition, attributes and benefits
• Reasons behind revelation of verses
• Compilation and arrangement of the Qur’an
• Various modes of recitation (qira’aat) and dialects (ahruf)
• Clear and ambiguous verses (muhkam and mutashabih)
• Abrogation – proofs, categories, conditions and rulings
• Miraculous nature of the Qur’an – proofs and types
• Interpretation (tafsir) – history, principles and types
• Oaths and Stories in the Qur’an
• Translations of the Qur’an – history, types, rulings and problems
• All this and much, much more…
Join AlKauthar on this amazing journey through the Miraculous Qur’an. Explore the reasons for revelation and some of the specific incidents that occurred during that period. ‘The Treasures of Revelation’ will take a detailed look into the sciences that relate to the preserved and sacred Quran. No Islamic studies course can be complete without the study of the Quran and the accurate interpretation of its text. The serene experience will leave you wanting more. Increase your love for the Quran on this epic journey.
“I really enjoyed the whole weekend. It was much better than I had expected it to be. The Sheikh was great, masha'Allah, at explaining and making it enjoyable by telling stories and jokes. The sheikh’s passion showed and this kept me interested in what he was saying. This course increases your love for the Quran as you realise how much of a miracle it actually is. Alhamdulillah it was great and I would recommend it to everyone." [Treasures of Revelation student]
- Course Length: 16 hours
- Level: Intermediate
- Language: English
- Subject: Quran
- Course Notes:
- Course Notes:
Free folder with course notes complete with Quran and Hadith references
- Course Audio:
Free MP3 audio of each tutor session available to download
- Breaks & Refreshments:
Free refreshments provided during frequently held breaks throughout the course.
- Q&A Session:
Courses include Question and Answer session. Sisters only Q&A also available
- Student Participation:
Students encouraged to enhance learning via case based studies.
Sajid Ahmed Umar
Sheikh Sajid Umar is the Chairman of AlKauthar Institute. He was born in Leicester, UK. He attended primary and secondary school and college in Harare (Zimbabwe), where he studied IT and obtained a first class degree. Having memorised the Quran at the age of 18 and successfully opening an IT business, he turned his attention towards Islamic studies. He travelled to Riyadh where he enrolled at Imam Muhammed Ibn Saud Islamic University completing a University Diploma in Arabic language and Islamic Sciences. He continued his studies at al-Imam University, graduating with a Bachelor’s degree in Shariah, and a master’s degree in Judiciary (Qadha) from the Higher Institute for Judiciary Studies (Ma’had al-ali li’l-Qada) at al-Imam University. His Master’s Thesis was a Shariah based study of Liquidity Management using the famous Repurchase Agreement concept. He is now pursuing his PhD in the institute of Judiciary in Riyadh, specializing in Fiqh.
He has spent much of his semester breaks teaching various Islamic and development programs for the youth and adults worldwide. These classes ranged from lectures in Masajid, Conferences, Radio, TV and via Online mediums. He has also spent time working on syllabus and curriculum for use in Islamic schools based in the West. He is also a Senior Lecturer at Knowledge International University and a member of their Academic Management Team. His hobbies include building computers to customer specs, book collecting and reading.
Sheikh Sajid is also the ‘Director of Islamic Development’ for Mercy Mission World, AlKauthar and Student’s Guild Lecturer, Chief Islamic Editor for Little Explorers Magazine, and project manager for several media related programs specific to Islamic Satellite Channels.
Sheikh Sajid is married and has two sons, named Abdullah and Ahmed. He has a brown belt in karate, is a keen golfer, swimmer, footballer and cricketer, and has completed several articles and dissertations on the Islamic Sciences.