Tanning the skins of animals: All seven madh’habs.

Sample from the forthcoming work: A Journey through time with Muhammad bin Idris al-Shafi’i in 3 volumes. first madh’hab: Tanning does not purify any part of the skin or hide. This was narrated from ‘Umar ibn al-Khattāb, his son and Sayyida ‘Ā’isha, may Allah be pleased with them. It is also the most well-known of […]

Shaykh Mahdi Hendricks – the ‘Alim of the Cape

“𝑰 𝒔𝒐𝒖𝒈𝒉𝒕 𝒌𝒏𝒐𝒘𝒍𝒆𝒅𝒈𝒆 𝒇𝒐𝒓 𝒐𝒗𝒆𝒓 𝒔𝒊𝒙𝒕𝒚 𝒚𝒆𝒂𝒓𝒔 𝒂𝒏𝒅 𝑰 𝒔𝒕𝒊𝒍𝒍 𝒌𝒏𝒐𝒘 𝒗𝒆𝒓𝒚 𝒍𝒊𝒕𝒕𝒍𝒆.” 𝑺𝒉. 𝑴𝒂𝒉𝒅𝒊 𝑯𝒆𝒏𝒅𝒓𝒊𝒄𝒌𝒔 (𝒃. 1908) I would like to share a few words from my forthcoming book, “A Journey through time with Muhammad bin Idris al-Shāfi’ī”, about a distinguished scholar who blessed Cape Town with his character and unparalleled depth of knowledge, […]

Usul al-Fiqh Course 2021

Course benefits 1. Each lesson will be 1 hour – 1:15min long.2. This course will take you from performing basic acts of worship to understanding the sources they are derived from and their purposes. 3. You receive an understanding of the underlying subtleties of the acts of worship so as to benefit yourself as well as […]

Jukani wildlife sanctuary

Jukani wildlife sanctuary is situated in Plettenberg. The photos below (click the link) will tell a better story than I am able to type. Enjoy! View this post on Instagram Some amazing closeup photos of the lions at the Jukani wildlife sanctuary taken today. Scroll through the photos until the very last one to see […]