Thursday, 22 February 2018
Weekly Shafi'i Fiqh Class Email


Teacher: Shaykh Afifi al-Akiti
Text: Ahmad ibn Naqib al-Misri - The Reliance of the Traveller
Discipline: Fiqh
Length: Summer Semester
Date: Sundays: 26th April - 14th June 2009
Time: 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Venue: Asian Cultural Centre, Oxford
Fees: Free Entrance


In this class Shaykh Afifi al-Akiti will teach Shafi'i fiqh using The Reliance of the Traveller (Ahmad ibn Naqib al Misri), a classical Manual of Islamic Sacred Law translated by Noah Ha Mim Keller.

Umdat as-Salik (Reliance of the Traveller)
This text is a classic manual of fiqh. It represents the fiqh rulings according to the Shafi'i school of jurisprudence.

The appendices form an integral part of the book and present original texts and translations from classic works by prominent Shafi'i scholars such as al-Ghazali, Ibn Qudamah, al-Nawawi, al-Qurturbi, al-Dhahabi, Ibn Hajar and other, on topics of Islamic law, faith, spirituality, Qur'anic exegesis and Hadith sciences.

This course is open to both brothers and sisters as it will be taught in a segregated environment. No prior knowledge is expected from students, individuals of all levels may benefit from this course.


Asian Cultural Centre, Manzil Way, Oxford, OX4 1GH


Registration is not required for this course.


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