Brother Ibrahim is a convert from the tribe of Xhausa (pronounced with a click before the h!), who studies Islam and also serve the Dawah/Islamic Call in the “ghettoes” of The Cape through singing and rapping. I am interviewing him (from minute 12:50) for the MAQASID show on the South African Deen TV Channel, and asking him to explain his Dawah methods and how close Islam is to the African tribal cultures. I also asked him to sing in Xausa
About The Author
Professor Auda is the Chairman of the Maqasid Institute, a global think tank based in London, UK, with educational and research projects in a dozen other countries. He is a Professor and Al-Shatibi Chair of Maqasid Studies at the International Peace College South Africa, and a Visiting Professor for the Study of Islam at Carleton University in Canada. He is a Founding and Board Member of the International Union of Muslim Scholars, Member of the Executive Board of the Fiqh Council of North America, Member of the European Council for Fatwa and Research, and Fellow of the Islamic Fiqh Academy of India. He has a PhD in the philosophy of Islamic law from University of Wales in the UK, and a PhD in systems analysis from University of Waterloo in Canada. Early in his life, he memorized the Quran and studied Fiqh, Usul and Hadith in the halaqas of Al-Azhar Mosque in Cairo.
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Smile, Allah bless you! Khutba. Toronto Masjid
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Envisioning a Canadian Islamic Culture
April 5, 2016