Monthly Archives: March 2015


#TaleefLIVE: Session 10 Notes & Quarter II Syllabus

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Mar 2015

#TaleefLIVE: Session 10 Notes & Quarter II Syllabus

Download notes from last week's "Living Right" class on "The True Believer, Signs of Good Fortune and Wretchedness." Quarter II "Living Right" Class Syllabus Tune into #TaleefLIVE tonight at 8PM (PST) with Usama Canon. We will be covering (p.41-45), "Depending on Allah & Predestination," from 'Counsels of Religion' by Imam Al-Haddad.


Why Ta’leef? – A Personal Reflection by R. David Coolidge

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Mar 2015

Why Ta’leef? – A Personal Reflection by R. David Coolidge

When I converted to Islam in 1998, the choices were bleak, but I didn't know it. I was entering a faith with a rich intellectual tradition, but was offered simplistic answers to complex questions. I had chosen a community known for spiritual excellence, but was fed little more than rituals and politics. I had taken a courageous leap into a social world I knew nothing...

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#TaleefLIVE: Session 9 Notes

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Mar 2015

#TaleefLIVE: Session 9 Notes

Download notes from Session 9 of "Living Right" class with Usama Canon. Last week we covered the topic on "Depriving Oneself of Good, Attributes of Those Beloved to God and of His Enemies" (pgs. 34-39 from 'Counsels of Religion' by Imam Al-Haddad). Tune in tonight for Session 10 of #TaleefLIVE at 8 PM (PST) on "The True Believer & Signs of Good Fortune and Wretchedness"...

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Development Job Openings

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Mar 2015

Development Job Openings

Ta'leef is hiring! Join our growing team and apply for a position today! Vacancies include:   Major Gifts Officer Grant Writer Development Associate    


Tips for a New Muslim Caregiver

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Mar 2015

Tips for a New Muslim Caregiver

According to a 2011 Pew Research Report, 63% of converts to Islam do not perform all 5 daily prayers, which is less than the average for those born into Muslim families. People mistakenly think that because someone is a convert they will be more likely to perform their religious obligations. However, as a community we too have a role to play Many times the barrier...

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#TaleefLIVE Session 7 Rebroadcast

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Mar 2015

#TaleefLIVE Session 7 Rebroadcast

Due to technical difficulties we will not be livestreaming tonight. We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused. The Rebroadcast of Session 7 will be on TUESDAY, MARCH 3rd at 6:00 PM (PST). Tune in to catch up on the section covering "Long Hopes: Over-preoccupation with this World, Neglecting to Prepare for the Next World, Remembering Death, Appropriate Hopes, and Desiring a Long Life,"...

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