Muslim women of knowledge

Muslim women of knowledge


Course Description:
Abu Huraira (ra) reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Whoever travels a path in search of knowledge, Allah will make easy for him a path to Paradise.” [Ṣaḥīḥ Muslim 2699]


The path of knowledge has been travelled by many exemplary women in the past and this legacy continues today. This course aims to cover the biographical accounts of exactly how this path was unique for each woman. Discover how to tailor your path to knowledge according to your unique strengths and opportunities. We have many roles given to us by Allah that can be complimented and elevated based on how we bring the light of knowledge into our lives.


The format of this class is a lecture-style presentation with an opportunity to ask questions at the end. The course reading is ‘Great women in Islam, by Dr Tareq al-Suwaidan’. This class will be conducted using Zoom and Google Classroom. Please note the recordings for this class will be accessed via Vimeo. Further information will follow after registration.

Course Price


1 hr/week

Course Instructor: Dr Haifaa Younis
Course Dates: Classes begin June 26th, 2021
Course Time: Saturday 8 - 9 am CST
Course Duration: 8 weeks course