Nahj al-Balaghah Studies

A Commentary on Selected Sermons of Nahj Al-Balaghah – Part 2

The Nahj al Balaghah (Peak of Eloquence) is the most famous collection of sermons, letters, commentaries and narrations attributed to Ali ibn Abi Taleb(a), the cousin and son-in-law of Prophet Muhammad(s). Compiled in the 10th century CE by Sharif Razi, the book represents a rich body of Islamic knowledge. Students taking this course will be introduced to the eloquent thinking and knowledge of one of the great personality of Islam. The course, open to all, will focus on selected topics from the collection over a period of 10 weeks.
This course is designed for students of all religions who are keen to learn about the primary sources of Islam. The well-renowned scholars Dr Isa Jahangir, Sheikh Mirza Abbas, Prof Syed Milani, Dr Sheikh Mohammad Saeed Bahmanpour and Maulana Maqbool Hussain Alvi will deliver the lectures on selected sermons of Nahj Al- Balaghah, covering various topics such as monotheism, the hereafter, morality, wisdom, intellect, the Qur’an.

Registration is mandatory but no fee is required

To register:

Please complete this form or contact the Short Course Department by email: shortcourses@islamic-college.ac.uk

Classes timetable:

Sheikh Mirza Abbas
20.10.2017 – Friday – 18:30-20:30

Maulana Maqbool  Hussain Alvi
27.10.2017 – Friday – 18:30-20:30

Sheikh Mirza Abbas
03.11.2017 – Friday – 18:30-20:30

Dr Isa Jahangir
13.11.2017 – Monday – 18:30-20:30

Sheikh  M S Bahmanppour
20.11.2017 – Monday – 18:30-20:30

Sheikh  M S Bahmanppour
27.11.2017 – Monday – 18:30-20:30

Dr Isa Jahangir
01.12.2017 – Friday – 18:30-20:30

08.12.2017 – Friday – 18:30-20:30

Maulana Maqbool  Hussain Alvi
15.12.2017 – Friday – 18:30-20:30

22.12.2017 – Friday – 18:30-20:30