Journey of Life | Fall 2018 - Online & In-class

Journey of Life - Fall 2018

TUESDAYS | 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. | September 18 - December 18, 2018 | taught by Abdullah Hakim Quick
Enroll $35.00
Abdullah Hakim Quick
Abdullah Hakim Quick
Senior Instructor

About the instructor

Dr Abdullah Hakim Quick is a historian, social activist and religious leader of African and Native American descent. He has travelled to over 58 countries doing research and delivering lectures to various communities. His qualification in Islamic Studies comes from a BA from the Islamic University of Madinah, Saudi Arabia and his history background is shaped by an MA and PhD from the History Department of the University of Toronto, Canada. Shaikh Abdullah is currently a senior instructor at the Islamic Institute of Toronto.

This course will look at the major milestones in the life of a Human Being. Emphasis will be placed on understanding the different stages of existence and how to identify the transition points. The main stages are:

Conception and The life in the Womb.

Birth and the Life in this World.

Death and the life in the Barzakh (Grave period).

The Minor and Major signs of the Day of Judgment.

The Resurrection and the Last Day of Judgment (Qiyaamah).

The Siraat (Path to the Final Abode)

The Final Abode of Paradise and Jahannum (Hell).

Special attention will be paid to the phases of the Dunya (this world) like childhood, growth, marriage, family, etc.

   Also interesting new information about the Signs of the Last Day.

*This course is a must for individuals and families, young and old!

Course Contents

7 Quizzes
9 Texts

Course Curriculum

Week One: Orientation on Deception and the Fitnah of this world
On the Road of Life: Stages, an overview. Why believe in the hereafter?
The Grave and the Barzakh
From the Barzakh to Qiyamah: Understanding the Signs of the Day of Judgment. (Classification, importance)
Signs that have occurred and are ongoing
Minor Signs (Khawaarij and Mahdi)
Session Eight