Events

Seminars, courses, lectures, community out-reach and more.



 

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Events



 

 

 

ONE TEAM CHALLENGE - Free Entry!

Military Assault Course Fundraiser....Are you man enough?

 

Enter your team now! Help us with our fundraiser towards all of our educational & community works, including establishing Ribat House - a multi-purpose home for our community. 

 

Prizes - 5 Umra Packages!!!

 

Simply enter a team of 5 men. Register online here!.

 

NB Each man should actively get sponsors to sponsor him & his team. How easy is it? e.g. 1 man - minimum of 10 sponsors @ £20 each = £200. It's that easy!

 

What prize is gifted to the winning team?  A visit to the Prophet (s) in Medina & wash away your sins (& the dirt from the assault course) with a Umra in Mecca. What more could you ask for? 

 

Pit your team of 5 men against others from across the UK, and test your mettle.

 

One Team Challenge. An exercise in camaraderie, brotherhood & endurance. 

 

Details;

 

Date - 5th May 2014 - Bank Holiday Monday

Time - 11.00am to 5.00 pm 

Address - Action Days Limited, Dorking, Surrey. RH5 4RW <map>

Entry - suggested sponsorship £200 per man (£1000 per team) 5 Man Team

 

Register online >> Download Sponsorship Form >>

 

For an idea check out the original One Man Assault Course here!

 

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Muhammad - Human Perfection

Al-Habib Muhammad al-Saqqaf (Jedda, KSA)

 

Part of the enhancement lecture series for the Shama'il (Prophetic Qualities) course. Habib Muhammad al-Saqqaf will look at the significance of personifying the apex of creation (s) as well as convey events pertaining to his perfect nature. This event is free & open to one and all.  NB This event was in conjunction with Sa'adah.

 

Date:   Thursday 22 Nov 2012

Time:   7.30pm - 8.30pm

Venue: Bishop David Brown School, Woking GU21 5RF

Cost:    Free

 

Event poster

 


 

Community Matters UK Tour

Jamal al-Din Hysaw (US)

 

Tour Flyer

 

We are please to give details of Shaykh Jamal al-Din Hysaw's UK Community Matters Tour as follows;


1. Tuesday May 1st - Kitaba

Title - The Pilgrimage of Malcolm X
Time - 6.30 pm
Location - Glasgow
Contact - 0781 517 6630 | This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

2. Wednesday May 2nd - WLSIS
Title - Aspiring Towards Excellence
Time - 8.00 pm
Location - 83a Sunbury Road, Hounslow, Middlesex, TW13 4PH
Contact - 0208 751 5610 | This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

3. Thursday May 3rd - One Aim
Title - An Evening with Shaykh Jamal Hysaw
Venue - FFWPU, 43 Lancaster Gate, London W2 3NA
Contact - 07715 816 693 | This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

NB Converts Only - Registation neccessary - places very limited

4. Friday May 4th - The Ribat Institute
Title - Community Matters - Food for Thought
Time - 7.30 pm - 8.30 pm
Venue - St Columba's House, Maybury Hill, Woking GU22 8AB
Contact - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. | 07989 351 052

NB. Registration neccessary. Register Here

 

 

5. Saturday 5th May

 

Title - The Ethical Voice: Conduct in the Community

Time - 5.00pm - 7.00pm

Venue - ACE Centre, Cross Street, Nelson (TBC)

Contact - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. | 07817 314 133

 

6. Saturday 5th May

Title - Filling the Gap: Why the Mosque Matters

Time - 1.00pm - 3.00pm

Venue - Ghausia Mosque, Clayton Street, Nelson (TBC)

Contact - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. | 07817 314 133

 

7. Saturday May 5th - Dar al-Ma'rifa
Title - 7 Steps Towards Building Prophetic Communities

Venue - Burnley Campus Sixth Form Centre, Barden Lane, Burnley. BB10 1JD

Contact - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. | 07522 339 238

 

8. Sunday May 6th - Ribat Mount Snowdon Challenge

 

Fundraiser walk with Shaykh Jamal for Ribat House.

Details here

9. Monday May 7th - The Karima Foundation

Contact - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. | 077 662 335 69

Location - High Wycombe

 

10. Tuesday May 8th - The Fountain Institute
Title - Community Matters - Brotherhood
Time -  6.30 pm
Venue - University of Bedfordshire, Luton, Room A004

Contact - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. | 07817 281 260

 


 

Breaking the silence

Khalida Haque

 

A important talk dealing with issues around domestic violence in association with Nour Domestic Violence. 

 

Date:   Sunday 29 April 2012

Time:   2pm - 4pm

Venue: Bedlam Theatre, Woking College, Rydens Way, Woking, GU22 9DL

Cost:    Free

 

Event poster

 


 

Ribat five-a-side football tournament

 

We are pleased to announce we are organising a five-a-side football tournament to raise money for the 'Ribat House' appeal. If you are interested in registering please contact the organisers on the poster.

 

Date:     Sunday 22 April 2012

Venue:   Fullbrook Sports Centre, Selson Road, New Haw, Surrey,

             KT15 3HW

Time:     9:30am

Cost:     £40.00 per team

Contact: Mujib 07875 197294 || Majid 07766 765814.

 


 

Afghanistan Rises - one step at a time

Nimatullah Rehmani (US)

 

A unique lecture & discussion about the establishment of Prophetic communities in war torn Afghanistan. The lecture is aimed at bringing a greater awareness about the situation on the ground in real-life Afghanistan. Ni'matullah Rehmani has been working in Afghanistan since 2005.

 

Date:   Wed 4th April 2012

Venue: Beldam Theatre, Woking College. GU22 9DL

Time:   8.00 pm - 9.00 pm

Cost:    Free

 

Afghanistan Rises

 

 



Ribat Mount Snowdon Challenge

Jamal Hysaw (US), Faiz Qureshy & others...

 

A sponsored walk to the peak of Mount Snowdon (1085m) in Wales in aid of the The Ribat Institute's 'Ribat House' appeal. Our minimum fundraising target is £50,000. Donations can be made through our JustGiving fundraising page here.

In order to make a text donation simply text SNOW48 £(your donation amount) to the number 70070. Eg. to donate £100 text SNOW48 £100 to the number 70070. 

Please register here

Set up your own individual JustGiving fundraising page and ask all your contacts to sponsor your climb to the Mount Snowdon Summit. Spread the word by phone, text, email, Facebook and Twitter. We will email all registered walkers the itinerary for the day.

Date:  Sunday 6th of May

Contact us on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Event poster

Sponsorship form

Mount Snowdon information pack


 

The Blessed Tree - documentary film screening

Mustafa Gouverner (Director), Ehsaan Tahmid

 

A film undertaking the themes of love of the Prophet, veneration of holy sites, grace and symbolism. This film tells the story of the meeting between the Prophet Muhammad (s) and a Christian monk named Bahira. The meeting happened in the shade of a tree. 1400 years later that same tree was discovered still alive in the northern deserts of Jordan. The only tree alive in hundreds of square miles of emptiness. This tree is a link to the life of the Prophet (s).

 

The evening includes nashids & and Q&A session with director. 

 

NB Participants must register. Contact us on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Date: Friday24th of February 2012 

 

Event poster

 


 

Spiritual Poetry - Remembering al-Mustafa (s)

Pearls of Islam, Ustadha Nagheba Hayel, The Poem of the Mantle, & Yahya Rhodus *

 

A sisters only event celebrating the blessed month of Rabi al-Awwal 1433. Join us in an evening of remembrance. Hear the spiritual poems of Pearls of Islam, a recitation of the Poem of the Mantle (al-Burda) and a lecture by Ustadha Nagheba Hayel & more...

 

Date: Friday10th of February 2012 | 18th Rabi al-Awwal 1433

 

* Shaykh Yahya Rhodus will be giving a live audio message. 

 

Event poster

 


 

The Blessing of Time

Al-Habib Kazim al-Saqqaf (Yemen)

This lecture was delivered by the internationallly renowned scholar, al-Habib Kazim al-Saqqaf, about the blessing of time & how on entering the new year (1433/2012) we should utilise this immense gift that is often taken for granted

 

Date: Friday the 16th December 2011

 

Online part one & part two

Event poster

 

 


 

Mukhtar al-Hadith - new publication

Al-Habib Umar b. Hafiz

 

We are happy to inform you of our second publication, Mukhtar al-Hadith. This text is a translation of 59 prophetic traditions compiled by al-Habib Umar b. Hafiz drawn from the compilation of Al-Habib Muhammad al-Haddar, Shifa al-Saqim. The text includes a foreword by al-Habib 'Umar, footnote references & biographies of the traditionists. To purchase a copy click on the link below.

 

Details

Paperback - 66 pages

Publisher - The Ribat Institute

ISBN - 978-0-9565874-1-1

Price - £6.50 (+£2.00 for P&P inside the UK)

 

Once you have made payment please email us on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with your address and we will post you a copy. Purchase here!

 

Sample pages

 

Contents

Foreword - Habib 'Umar

 


 

The Spiritual Imperative - a call to action

Al-Habib b. 'Umar b. Hafiz.

 

The Ribat Institute & CEI were honoured to host a lecture with the internationally renowned scholar al-Habib 'Umar b. Hafiz, from Yemen. The lecture was free and held in central London at Friends House, Euston, and was at full capacity. Al-Habib 'Umar lectured on the importance of spirituality in its more practical sense. Many thanks to all those who organised and participated in this blessed night.

 

Date/time: Wednesday, 13th of April 2011, 7-9 pm

 

Online - Shaykh Muhammad Ba Shua'yb - Introduction

Online - Al-Habib 'Umar b. Hafiz - part one

Online - Al-Habib 'Umar b. Hafiz - part two

 

See event poster

 


 

Remembering al-Mustafa (s)

Ibrahim Osi-Efa (Greensville Trust), Yahya Rhodus (Zaytuna), Mufti Muhammad Adam al-Kawthari (Darul Iftaa) & The Kenyan Singers 

 

An evening of remembrance during the month of Rabi al-Awwal with Shaykh Ibrahim Osi-Efa, Shaykh Yahya Rhodus, Mufti Muhammad Adam al-Kawthari & The Kenyan Singers. The night comprised of nashids, poignant reminders and light refreshments.

 

Date: Friday, 25th of February 2011 | 22 Rabi al-Awwal 1432

 

Online - Shaykh Ibrahim Osi-Efa - lecture one

Online - Shaykh Yahya Rhodus - lecture two

Online - Mufti Muhammad b. Adam al-Kawthari - lecture three

Online - The Kenyan Singers - Spiritual remembrances

 

See event poster

 


 

Jihad in Islam

Ridhwan Saleem (WLSIS)

 

Shaykh Ridhwan delivered an enlightening lecture expounding upon the traditional understanding of jihad within the Islamic tradition. The lecture was a commentary on hadith no. 8 from Imam al-Nawawi's forty hadith compilation. 

 

The event was part of the enhancement lectures for the adult education program.

 

West London School of Islamic Studies (WLSIS)

Watch this lecture online

 

Day/date: Saturday 5th February 2011, 7.30pm

 


 

Real People, Real Needs: Islam and the disabled

Abdal Aziz Fredricks (Kitaba)


The Ribat Institute recently hosted Shaykh Abdal Aziz Fredricks. He delivered an important lecture on how Muslims should have a focus on a sector of their community who are somewhat disenfranchised.

 

Kitaba - Islamic texts for the blind

 

This event was FREE and open for all.

 

Day/date: Saturday 9th October 2010, 6.30pm

 

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Getting Married

Faraz Rabbani (Seekers Guidance)

 

The Ribat Institute was honoured to host Shaykh Faraz who delivered a lecture on the topic of marriage - why we should be married, steps to take and important considerations.

 

Seekers Guidance - learn to live

 

This was a FREE event and was open to all.

 

Watch online - part one

Watch online - part two

 

Further info: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

 

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