Category Archives: Education
This is a MUST LISTEN lecture – probably one of Hamza Yusuf’s best.
An Introduction to Approaching a Tradition
When reading Western literature as a Muslim born to the West how should I respond? Surely one would respond to literature in the same way whether it were Western, Eastern, Northern or Southern. No?
Well actually, Western literature has a special significance (as opposed to most of the other ‘types’ indicated above). This is due to how Continue reading
Putting aside the controversy of ‘if there should be Muslim schools at all’, what should the role of a Muslim school in Britain be?
Well, it can’t be a run-of-the-mill kind of Muslim school. It has to be able to effectively tackle the obstacles facing contemporary society and be a powerhouse in bringing something vibrant and beneficial for society as a whole – as well as for the students themselves.
A British Muslim School
1. It needs to be a school that deals proactively with the following: Continue reading