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Understanding the Muslim Mind

If we could take all of Islamic intellectual history, what sort of patterns and principles could we deduce? More importantly, if we found someone who actually knew all this information, what would they look like, think like, talk like, etc.?


The Formation of Islam

This course will explore how Islam was built and formed intellectually. It will examine how religious and interpretative authority is established and passed generation to generation.


Controlling Anger

When the Prophet (God bless him and give him peace) was asked for life advice, he replied, “don’t become angry.” The Companions took this statement to mean that every bad character trait stems from anger. What better way to kickoff our personal exercises than with dealing with and controlling the root of so many of our problems?!


He relates the insights of islam in terms that are inclusive, relevant and inspirational.

Rev. Mansfield “Kasey” Kaseman


Tarek has helped me undergo a paradigm shift, which is crucial to tackling the most pressing issues in our age and providing answers that are well steeped in our rich classical Islamic tradition.

Abdullahi Musa, Montgomery Co. MD

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