Ibn Ashir’s Concise Guide to the Basics of Deen (al-Murshid al-Muin)

Al-Murshid al-Muin – the Concise Guide to the Basics of the Din – is a widely recognised primary text for learning Islam in North Africa. In it the author, Abd al-Wahid ibn Ashir, summarises in verse the three sciences of Islam, Iman and Ihsan.

Objectives and learning outcomes of the course

On successful completion of this course, students will:

  • have understood the foundational articles of Sunni belief.
  • have acquired a good understanding of the core integrals of laws pertaining to personal worship according to the Maliki School.
  • have gained a good understanding of the path of Sufism and its necessary requirements.

 

 

Ibn Ashir’s Concise Guide to the Basics of Deen (al-Murshid al-Muin)

Level:
Duration:
Approximately 7 weekly sessions of 45mins followed by 15mins of Q&A
Start Date:
Will be Announced Soon

Course Content

In these lectures students will learn:

  • The essentials of Sunni-Ashari Creed
  • The integrals of the Pillars of Islam according to the Maliki School.
  • The essentials of spiritual development and behavioural refinement according to the path of Junayd al-Baghdadi.

Requirements

  • The text of al-Murshi al-Muin.
  • Reading the course materials.
  • Preparing to contribute to class discussions.

Course Instructor

Shaykh Habib Bewley

Shaykh Muhammad Habib Bewley