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Summer Family Retreat

Al-Maqasid Summer retreats aim to engage all members of the family from young children, youth/teens to adults. The adult/general program will include a diverse range of lectures based on the retreat theme, opportunities for private counseling with an Instructor, Q&A sessions in a small group setting, a pre-Fajr program of[…]
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City of Brampton’s 1st Community Iftar

Celebrate Brampton’s diversity at this free community dinner. Everyone is welcome. Our Community Iftar is an spiritual gathering with stage presentations, cultural displays and dignitary speakers. Holding this dinner during the Islamic Holy month of Ramadan signifies coming together as a unified community to exchange greetings and share positive experiences.[…]
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Creed & Grace: Islam in the West – The Sarajevo Symposium

CREED & GRACE: Islam in the West – The Sarajevo Symposium with Habib Umar bin Hafiz (Founder, Dar al Mustafa, Tarim, Yemen) 20 – 28 April 2019 Organised by The Office of the Reisu-l-Ulema Bosne i Hercegovine; Faculty of Islamic Science, University of Sarajevo; Radical Middle Way; and Convergence Trust[…]
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A Tribute to the Prophet ‎ﷺ‎‬

“And We have not sent you except as a mercy to Mankind.” (Surah Al-Anbiyah 21:107) A Night of Love, Light, and Inspiration with Shaykh Walead Mosaad, internatioanlly acclaimed nasheed artist, Nader Khan, and other local speakers and talent. Please join us for the 10th annual family celebration of poetry, art,[…]
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DEEN’s Got Talent with Nader Khan: A Free Community Event

Join us at Stephen Lewis Secondary School on March 24 at 5:00 PM to witness an exciting community event put on by persons with disabilities as part of the Lights Camera Empowerment program. Our program participants have been rehearsing for weeks to put on a show-stopping performance featuring Canadian singer-songwriter[…]
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Reflections on Patience & Gratitude, Book 32 of Imam al-Ghazali’

Al-Maqasid is pleased to announce that our next Weekend Retreat will be held on March 15th-17th, insha Allah. Titled Reflections on Patience and Gratitude, we will be covering Book 32 of Imam al-Ghazali’s Ihya’ ‘Ulum al-Din (Revival of Religious Sciences). Imam al-Ghazali states in his introduction that Allah Ta’ala mentions[…]
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Family Drumming Workshop

Have you ever wanted to learn how to play the daff/frame drum? Internationally renown artist Nader Khan will be showing participants how this drum is used and we will learn some FUNdamental beats. Bring your family and friends. Registration is required. Sponsored by Light Legacy Books and La Convivencia.
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Princeton Mawlid at the Chapel 2019

Princeton Mawlid 2019 Poetry & Prose in Praise of the Prophet Muhammad Join us for our annual Mawlid in celebration of the life and legacy of Islam’s culminating Prophet Muhammad, upon him be peace! With special performances by renowned musicians, Nader Khan & Shaykh Asim Yusuf / Talib al-Habib. Songs[…]
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Weekend Retreat: Reflections on Repentance

Al-Maqasid is pleased to announce that the next Weekend Retreat will be held on January 18th-20th insha’Allah. Titled Reflections on Repentance, we will be covering Book 31 of Imam al-Ghazali’s Ihya’ ‘Ulum al-Din (Revival of Religious Sciences). According to Imam al-Ghazali, repentance is the first step of a student beginning[…]
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