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Surah Al-Jinn - The Mysterious World of Spirits & Demons
 
"Say [Prophet], ‘It has been  revealed to me that a group of jinn once listened in and said, “We have  heard a wondrous Qur' an, that gives guidance to the right path, and we  have come to believe it..." [surah Al-Jinn 72:1-2]

The World of Jinn or Spirits is one of the most misunderstood  concepts in Islam. There is so much confusion around it as the Jinn live  a parallel life to humans yet with hardly any concious contact between  them. The Jinn can have a phenomenal effect on humans as Iblees or  Shaithan himself is one of the Jinn. However the good side of the Jinn  is often forgotten. Surah Al-Jinn provides us with a balanced  description of them by way of a conversation a group of them had after  they heard the Prophet Muhammad (PBUH). This is a fascinating Surah that unveils immense spiritual secrets that are much needed in this materialistic day and age.

"Jazakumullahu khayran. I can't thank you enough for the  opportunity. I am so impressed by the Sheikh, subhanallah, mashaAllah. A  very rare example of tradition fused with awareness of the environment  and reality while not compromising God consciousness. If only there were  more like him.
Questions, I'm so glad we can  ask them even if it's not about the sura. Yes, how else are we to learn  from his wisdom and experience if we don't ask? The issues facing  Muslims in the West are so many and so confusing and I just love the  fact that he does not have an inferiority complex about Islam. It's  really sad to see psychologically defeated scholars start throwing away  tradition in the name of progress and fitting in. Sheikh Akram Nadwi  gives you the sense that the real life is in the hereafter so don't have  to get so tied up with the philosophies and controversies that  sometimes take away our attention from the real purpose. The onus is on  us, are we being pious?"
- Aisha Barkatullah, Cambridge



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 An Amazing Journey Through The  Last Two Parts (Juz' Tabaarak and Juz' 'Amma) of the Qur'an, From Surah  Al-Mulk to Surah An-Naas, by one of the foremost Islamic Scholars and  Thinkers of the Western World today

  Surah Al-Jinn - The Mysterious World of Spirits & Demons

By Shaykh Dr Mohammad Akram Nadwi (Oxford)

Date: Saturday 23rd February 2013             Time: 10AM - 6PM

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