About the Islamic Scholar: Moulana Syed Ali Reza Rizvi is a great scholar and Aalim-e-Deen. He was born in Lahore, Pakistan and raised in Birmingham, UK. His intial religious education began in Birmingham. Then he moved to Qum for higher education. He has spoken around the world in more than 30 countries.He studied in Hoza-e-Qum of Iran for several years and graduated in 1998 with dual Masters in Islamic Studies and Arabic. He has written and translated several books in English. Some of those are: Kitab al-Tawhid by Shaykh Saduq (the Book of Divine Unity), Introduction to Islam, Islamic Laws.


About the Islamic Scholar: Moulana Syed Rizwan Rizvi is the Trustee of Sadiq School and Imam of Masjid-e-Ali New Jersey.Moulana Syed Rizwan Rizvi started his religious studies in Chicago, Illinois at Imam Ali Seminary where he stud-ied for one year. Thereafter he attended the Islamic Seminary of Qum in 2000 and studied under some of the best and renowned theologians of the Hawzah. After completing general coursework in Arabic literature, Jurispru-dence, Quranic Exegesis, Principles of Usul, Kalam and Mantiq, he focused his attention towards Islamic philoso-phy and during the latter part of his studies on Irfan-e-Islami. Throughout his six years of studies at the Hawzah, he obtained 204 credits and received a Bachelor’s in Theology and Philosophy from Jamiatul Mustafa al-Alamiyyah. Following his studies in Qum he felt the need to improve his fluency in Arabic. In pursuit of this goal, he travelled to Damascus and enrolled in advanced Arabic courses at Damascus University’s Arabic Language In-stitute and completely immersed himself in an Arabic speaking environment. He attained Master’s in Arabic from University of Damascus. Syed Rizwan Rizvi is fluent in Arabic, Persian, Urdu and English. He serves as Religious Director at Muslim Foundation Inc. He is currently pursuing another Master’s Degree in Islamic Studies from ICAS (Middlesex University, UK).

About the Islamic Scholar: Moulana Syed Qambar Ali Rizvi is a renowned Islamic scholar, an empowering and
influential individual with over 30 years of servitude towards the Ahlulbayt (AS). He attended the Jamia Nazmia
Arabic College where he graduated before pursuing higher studies at Hauza Ilmia Syyeda Zainabia in Syria and
further at Hauza Ilmia in Qom, Iran. He has also obtained masters degree in Urdu from Kanpur University. His
powerful speeches carry a powerful magnitude of enlightenment that the glory of his words are implemented into
the hearts and minds of all those who listen, especially the youth of our time.

LADIES – Majlis-e-Shahadat Janab-e-Sakina (sa)
Wednesday, September 9, 2020 at 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
Addressed by Zakira Sr. Sadaf Jafri

Ziyarat of Taboot

About the Islamic Scholar: Moulana Sheikh Mehdi Hazari was born in Toronto, Canada and was educated in Florida where he earned his Bachelor of Science degree. Dr. Mehdi earned his PhD from prestigious Johns Hopkins University in environmental sciences.Dr. Mehdi works at US Environmental Protection Agency as a research scientist, in 2011 he was awarded Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers it is the highest honor bestowed by the U.S. government on outstanding science and engineering professionals in the early stages of their independent research careers. He got involved in Islamic studies from very early age and was influ-enced by his highly knowledgeable father and loving mother. He recently has been working with Sheikh Mohammed Al-Ali Al-Halabi to enrich his religious knowledge. Dr. Mehdi is central to the community’s various activities, picnics, volunteer activities, IABAT school and travels to various parts of USA for speeches and lectures.