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Give a Fasting Child a Certificate!

Awqaf SA has developed a programme for young children under the banner of “Children of Islam.” As part of this programme various Children’s’ activities are run in-conjunction with other organizations to celebrate our youth and inculcate within them the values of Islam under the theme “Love, Learn & Live Islam”. ...

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Dubai unveils new awqaf and endowment initiatives

Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of UAE and Ruler of Dubai, yesterday launched the emirate’s new vision and strategy for awqaf and endowments with a raft of initiatives, including 4.5 billion dirhams ($1.23 billion) for innovation and knowledge, and a social real estate district. ...

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South African National Qiraa’atul Qur’aan Competition 2016

The South African Qur’aan Union has once again teamed up with AWQAF SA and Madrasah Tarteelul Qur’aan to host the annual South African National Qiraa’atul Qur’aan Competition. Entries are now open for this prestigious event, which will take place at the Bosmont Masjid (Gauteng) on 14 May 2016 and Madrasah ...

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AwqafSA takes a stand against Racism

One of AwqafSA’s key focus areas is to foster Social Cohesion. “All mankind is from Adam and Eve … a White has no superiority over a Black nor does a black have any superiority over a White except by piety and good action.” (Prophet Muhammed) We were inspired by these ...

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Register now for the 2nd Congress on Islamic Civilisation in Southern Africa

It’s all systems go for the: 2nd Congress on Islamic Civilisation in Southern Africa. The Organisers The Research Centre for Islamic History, Art and Culture (IRCICA), the National Awqaf Foundation of South Africa (AwqafSA),  University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN), and the International Peace College South Africa (IPSA)  are jointly organising the ...

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Muslim Youth Movement Camp 2015 was a great success!

Event Report The Muslim Youth Movement (MYM) hosted their national youth camp from the 14 – 18 December 2015 at Melkbosstrand, Oppiesee Campsite. A variety of approximately 70 high school and tertiary students come together from Eastern Cape, Kwa Zulu Natal and Western Cape. The theme ‘Towards Understanding the Islamic ...

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