Islam in ASL | Winter 2017 | Islamic Scholars

Islam in ASL

Winter 2017 | January 15 - March 26, 2017 | 3:00 - 500 p.m. | taught by Musleh Khan
Musleh Khan
Musleh Khan

About the Instructor

Resident Instructor


Shaikh Musleh Khan was born in Madinah, Saudi Arabia. He was raised and is currently residing in Toronto, Canada. At college he studied computer programming and then went to work as a Fraud analyst.

In 2002 Shaikh Musleh was accepted at the Islamic University of Madinah where he completed a diploma in Arabic followed by a BA in Islamic Law from the faculty of Da'wah and Usool al-deen. He memorised the Qur'an with an ijaza and has completed a complete study of Sahih al-Bukhari.

Shaikh Musleh undertook a study of various Islamic books including those on Fiqh, Hadith, Aqidah, Tafsir. Futhermore, he took classes with various prominent scholars in the course of his time in Madinah, including Sheikh Mukhtar Al-Shanqiiti, Sheikh Muhsin Al-Abaad, Sheikh Abd al-Razak, and Sheikh Muhammad Shafi among others.

Upon graduating in 2011 he has returned to Canada and has plans to pursue a Masters at York University, Toronto. He has been very active in the Toronto vicinity for more than 10 years, having conducted khutbahs, classes, lectures and conferences, as well as various Islamic Intensive programs in the United States. Shaikh Musleh enjoys long-distance running and basketball. He loves to read and write in addition to spending time preparing for classes in Toronto where he and his wife reside.

Every second and Last Sunday of each month, 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

January 15 - March 26

(Note: No class on January 8 - rescheduled to January 15)

Free classes for deaf Muslims on a broad range of Islamic beliefs. With this important course we intend to educate and empower Muslims who may otherwise be marginalised.

Light dinner, babysitting, and activities for kids included!

January 15 & 29 - Shaikh Ahmad Kutty

Salah in detail (topics may change!):

- How to follow the Imam when one cannot hear?

- Should the deaf read everything?

- Can one sign for praying Salah?

February 12 & 26 - Shaikh Abdullah Hakim Quick

Who are Muslims?

- Not just humans... all who obey Allah are Muslims: the sun, moon, sky, earth, mountains, trees, animals and all life

Belief in Allah

- His Angels
- His Books
- His Prophets
- The Last Day
- The Divine Destiny

March 12 & 26 - Shaikh Musleh Khan

Course Contents

12.0 hrs

Course Curriculum