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Don’t miss this one before February 28th, donations to Awqaf SA are Tax deductible

Don’t miss this one before February 28th. Donations to Awqaf SA are Tax deductible. Request a Section 18 Certificate and claim back your donation. February 28 marks the end of the Tax Year. Donating to Awqaf SA is something that will always make you feel good from the inside out. You give towards the sustainable community development projects – this kind gesture means more than you could ever imagine. About Awqaf SA Awqaf SA is a registered Public Benefit Organisation in terms of section 30 of the Income Tax Act 58 of 1962 and donations to the organisation are exempt from donations tax in terms of section 56(1)(h) of the Act. Find out more about Awqaf SA – click here A donar’s certificate in terms of section 18A of the Income Tax Act can be issued by our organisation for donations received for the exclusive use by these organisations. How to make a donation and claim the tax: Decide which Awqaf SA project you wish to support. How much money will you be donating? Are you going to pay them online or hand them the cash? For secure and fast online donation via Payfast – click here Pledge form

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Shaykh Abdal Hakim Murad SA Tour

South Africa caught a glimpse of a beautiful, traditional and transformative vision of Islam and were in their element when they meet one of the world’s most erudite scholars, Shaykh Abdal Hakim Murad during the course of January. Shaykh Murad is considered ‘Britain’s most influential Muslim’. He delivered a talk titled “The meaning of the Black Stone” Masjidul Quds, Gatesville, Cape Town. Cape Talk Durban Talk Click here to view the Livestream video Born Timothy Winter in 1960, embracing Islam as a thoughtful teenager and pursuing sacred knowledge ever since, has led Shaykh Abdal Hakim Murad to the pinnacle of academia as a Lecturer in Islamic Studies at the Faculty of Divinity, Cambridge University and Professor in Islamic Studies and Dean of the Cambridge Muslim College . Shaykh is a scholar of Islamic Theology, Tassawuf, Ottoman history, Arabic, Turkish and Persian, who studied at Cambridge, University of London, Al-Azhar and at the feet of traditional scholars in Yemen and Arabia. Amongst his notable academic works is the Cambridge Companion to Classical Islamic Theology, with Shaykh as editor. As a champion of Imam Ghazali’s Iyha Ulum al-Din and its public appreciation, Shaykh has translated two volumes into English and is producing the Traveling Lights world lecture series. Shaykh’s most significant project and service to the Ummah has been the founding of the Cambridge Muslim College, one of the Ummah’s flagship higher education institutions, equipping traditional Aalims with an understanding of the modern world through a dynamic contemporary syllabus including theology, philosophy, ...

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5th Southern African Waqf Training 2017

27 – 29 October 2017/ 1439 /  Durban, South Africa Participant Feedback Venue: Coastlands Umhlanga Convention Centre Address: 329 Umhlanga Rocks Dr, Umhlanga Ridge, Umhlanga Rocks, 4000   Click here to view the latest programme. Day 1-3 Presentations, Waqf presentation videos  – click here   Jumuah recordings Moulana Taha Karaan – click here Moulana Abdul Khaliq Allie – click here Gala Dinner Audio ADV. Ab Mahomed – click here Photo Highlights   Day 1 & Day 2 – click here Day 3 – click here Presentations Mufti Zubair Bhayat – click here Dr. Osman Babiker – click here Shauket Fakie – click here Dr. Hisham Daftedar –  click here Dr. Shamsiah Abdul Karim – click here Zeinoul Cajee – click here Adv. Mahomed Vahed –  click here Hoosain Agjee – click here Shiraz Gany – click here Mohsien Hassiem – click here Dr. Osman Babiker Ahmed – click here Dr. Hisham Dafterdar – click here Dr. Elgoni – click here Ali Masango – click here Prof. Dangor Roundup – click here   Waqf Workshop Livestream video – click here   Radio Interviews VOC FM: Shafiq Morton – Drive Time speaks to Awqaf SA CEO Zeinoul Cajee about the Waqf Workshop Durban Content hosted by iono.fm Radio Al Ansaar: Aneesa  – speaks to Awqaf SA Zeinoul Cajee about Waqf and Shaykh Shuaib Omar who is a Shariah compliant Wills expert. Click here Introduction The Divine and Prophetic institution of Waqf has been part of and ingrained in Islamic History, Shariah, Civilisation, and Culture. The Muslim world is replete with iconic humanitarian service infrastructure ranging from Masajid, Schools,  ...

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Community borehole project

The aim of the Community Water project was to provide water to communities in remote parts of South Africa. A series of boreholes was installed and this was made possible with the generous sponsorship by the Ahmed Mohamed Baghlaf Waqf. The project was facilitated by Awqaf SA and Awqaf & Minors Affairs Foundation and coordinated by A.S Kader from Crescent of Hope, South Africa Water project at Lindani school. School based in Sabie, Simile location is no fee school. In the past the school had to adjourned early due to water shortages, this has impacted the school negatively. Since the borehole was installed the school has experienced no water shortages. Sizane Islamic Centre The centre is situated in Sizane, Nelspruit in the Mpumalanga province and serves a community of 60 to 70 families. A borehole was installed on the site and the water will be used for the Madressa pupils, Musallees coming for Salaah and the community. Zwelisha Zwelisha Islamic Centre situated in Nelspruit, Mpumulanga. This centre caters for 60 Musalees. A Borehole was installed at the site of the Zwelisha Islamic Centre. The water will be used for the Madressa pupils, musallees coming for Salaah and the community.

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Light Up Light Womens Foundation Waqf Workshop

Awqaf SA and the Light upon Light Women’s Foundation conducted a Waqf Workshop at the Islamia Auditorium on the 9 August 2017. The aim of the workshop was to share practical information on implementing Waqf. The event coincided with Women’s Day and the theme of the event touched on Women in the history of Islam that established Waqfs. Fatima Al Fihri Waqf Fatima Al-Fihri was the founder of – Al-Qarawiyyin – the oldest known University in the World where scholars were granted degrees after completing their studies. A patron of education and culture, her legacy continues to enrich unfolding generations and enlighten minds. Fatima Al Fihri Waqf Video Awqaf SA and the Light upon light Women’s Foundation conducted a Waqf Workshop at the Islamia Auditorium on the 9 August 2017. The aim of the workshop was to share practical information on implementing Waqf. The event coincided with Women’s Day and the theme of the event touched on Women in the history of Islam that established Waqfs.   Fatima Tayob an Awqaf SA Ambassador focussed on “Roles of Woman in Waqf”. Fatima shared a famous hadith narrated by Prophet (S.A.W), “When some one dies, they leave behind three things: – Recurring charity, which is Waqf; – Beneficial knowledge which has been passed on; and – Pious offspring.”   Princess Zubaida Waqf Zubaidah bint Ja`far ibn Mansur was the best known of the Abbasid princesses. She was also the wife of Caliph Harun al-Rashid. She is particularly remembered for the series of ...

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