Every semester, the Islamic Center at NYU offers a variety of classes, halaqas, book clubs, discussions groups and seminars open to the community at large.
The following classes will be held weekly at the Islamic Center during the current term. For a complete description on each please visit www.icnyu.org
The classes/halaqas available for sign-up are:
-Sisters'' Halaqa, Mondays 5-6pm (beginning January 30)
-Brothers' Halaqa, Mondays 6-7pm (beginning January 30)
-NYU Tandon Seerah Series, every other Tuesday 6pm (beginning January 31)
-Reflections: A weekly halaqa with Imam Khalid Latif, Tuesdays 7-9pm (beginning January 24)
-In the Footsteps of the Prophet PBUH, Wednesdays, 6-7pm (beginning January 25) Looking to reinvigorate your relationship with our beloved Muhammad? Then join us as we study the biography of the Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) written by Tariq Ramadan. We will be meeting on Wednesday nights at 6 PM to discuss the stories from his blessed life that provide relevant lessons in our present world. On our first meeting this Wednesday we will introduce the book "In the Footsteps of the Prophet: Lessons from the Life of Muhammad" by Tariq Ramadan that we will use to guide our discussions this semester.
-Sheikhing it Up with Sheikh Faiyaz Jaffer. Wednesdays, 7-9pm (beginning February 1) Weekly halaqas with reflections from the Qur'an, Prophetic traditions, and teachings of the Ahlul Bayt (a).
-A Journey Through the Verses of the Quran with Dr. Ali Mermer, Thursdays 7-9pm (beginning January 26) Alongside teaching the methodology of making tafseer (exegesis) of the Qur’an, this discussion will provide members with practice by learning self-skills to demonstrate the Tafseer of certain verses (ayaat) of the Qur’an, especially those which are more related to the fundamentals of tenets of Islamic tradition. This discussion encourages attendants to engage themselves with the Qur’an, to make them feel that the Qur’an is within their reach and that they can communicate with the Qur’an.