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“He Brought Us Back To Life” – A Tribute To The Late Dr Ahmad Sakr

Back in the late 1990’s, I gave up a $20 bill to buy a video cassette that featured a keynote speech by a world-famous Muslim scholar whom I had recently started admiring and subsequently learning from. After his talk was over, I was pleasantly surprised to see the familiar figure of Dr. Ahmad Sakr coming up […]

Is It Permissible to Elect a Woman as Head of the MSA?

Answered by Ustadh Salman Younas Question: There was some controversy amongst our student body as to whether it was permissible to elect a female head of the MSA. Some people took the position that it was religiously unacceptable while others fought for the right of a female to be president. My question is, what is […]

How Do We Bring About An Islamic Environment To Our MSA?

Answered by Sister Hadia Mubarak Question: I just started medical school in the Cayman Islands and we are in desperate need of Islamic unity there. We’re starting up an MSA, but frankly, I’m very worried that it will be used as an opportunity for male and female students to interact inappropriately. Do you have any […]