Course Description

Ramadan is one of the most important times in the life of a Muslim. It is a month of fasting, generosity, spirituality and good deeds.

How will you prepare for it?

 Join us in this special 4 week course to explore the importance, blessings, rituals and rules pertaining to fasting, zakaat, Qiyaam, Lailatul Qadr and Eid al Fitr. 

At the end of the course you will be ready to welcome Ramadan with the honour it deserves; and you will be transformed by the experience!

On April 12, we will have a special session by a medical practitioner, Dr. Roubiya Mohamed to challenge myths about Diet and Nutrition.

Shaikh Abdool Hamid has a B.A. in Islamic Studies from the Islamic University of Madinah, specializing in Hadith Studies. Born in Guyana, South America, Graduated from Madina University; specialized in Hadith Studies Currently a resident scholar at the Islamic Institute of Toronto Serves as an Islamic Counsellor with the Islamic Social Services and Resource Association (Toronto). Regular Khateeb and lecturer at several prominent mosques in and around TorontoTaught the following courses at the IITArabic Language Certificate ProgramScience of the Qur'anScience of Hadith; Hadith methodologyFiqh of Ibaadaat (Salaah, Zakah, Hajj, Fasting)Seerah of the ProphetLives of the Khulafaa ar RashidoonInheritance LawsQur'an Memorization and TajweedShaikh Abdool Hamid is also the spiritual guide for the IIT Hajj group which takes more than 75 Hujjaj every year to Makkah. He also presents a bi-weekly Tafseer session at the IIT on the second and fourth Saturdays of every month. Shaikh Abdool Hamid is married and has six children. He lives in Toronto, Canada.

Abdool Hamid

Imam/Khateeb/ Sr. Scholar

Course curriculum

  • 01

    March 29 - Ramadan And Fasting Introduction

    • Preparing for Ramadan Class #1 | March 29th,2019 | Sh. Abdool Hamid

  • 02

    April 5 - Rules of Fasting

    • Preparing for Ramadan Class #2 | April 5th, 2019 | sh. Abdool Hamid

  • 03

    April 12: Challenging the Myths of Diet and Nutrition - Dr. Roubiya Mohamed

    • Preparing for Ramadan Class #3 | April 12th, 2019 | Dr. Roubiya Mohamed