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There are two strong likings that can never be satisfied: The seeking after knowledge and the seeking after this world.” - Prophet Muhammad [Al-Bazzaar]

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Latest Programs

Arabic Calligraphy with Salim Khan Arabic Calligraphy with Salim Khan Learn Arabic Calligraphy with the renowned and talented Salim Khan. In this workshop children will learn the basics of Arabic calligraphy and how to join letters.   Instructor's Bio: Br.... More detail
Prophets in the Quran (Fall 2018) Prophets in the Quran (Fall 2018) Join us on the first saturday of every month as we explore the stories in the Holy Quran of the Beloved Prophets. Esteemed scholars, teachers, and imams will illustrate the prophetic lives featured in... More detail
Islam 101 (Fall 2018) Islam 101 (Fall 2018) Every second Saturday of the month, acclaimed scholars, teachers, and Imams will teach us the fundamentals of Islam from the Quran, to hadith, to Allah, and  modern science. This will be your crash... More detail
The Beautiful Names (Fall 2018) The Beautiful Names (Fall 2018) All praise is due to Allah (SWT) for giving us the opportunity to learn more about His 99 names on the third Saturday of every month at Understanding Islam Academy (UIA). Distinguished scholars, teachers,... More detail
Change of Heart (Fall 2018) Change of Heart (Fall 2018) On every fourth Saturday of the month, come down to Understanding Islam Academy (UIA), and take a deep look at the conditions of our hearts. Renowned scholars, teachers, and imams, will discuss the various... More detail
Deen for Young Learners - Saturday Classes (2018-2019) Deen for Young Learners - Saturday Classes (2018-2019) Deen for Young Learners: (Boys and Girls: Ages 5 - 11)In a fun and engaging manner, children learn Islamic studies, short surahs (translation and context), daily duaas, prophetic stories and Islamic... More detail
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