Ustadh Wisam Sharieff is the founder of Advocating Qur’anic Literacy (AQL), an institute focused on educating communities on how to read, memorize, and understand the Qur’an. He has taught over 15,000 students worldwide through traveling seminars, long-term study, and online instruction. He graduated from the Qur’an Academy in Lahore, Pakistan with a bachelor’s degree in Arabic grammar and a minor in Arabic literature. His studies include studying personally with Dr. Israr Ahmed (R) for one year, studying a summer in Makkah, and earning his ‘ijaazah in Egypt in the Hafs ’an ‘Aasim’s recitation. Ustadh Wisam is also a certified radiology technician.
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Walking Tall: Art of Recitation

Through the lens of a reciter, take a journey into the heart of the Quran. Surah Fatiha is the most often-recited passage from the speech of our Creator. Through its meaning, its eloquence, and its sound, we have an inexplicable relationship with these verses. Join Qabeelat Tayybah for a night like no other. A night where you are introduced to the Quranic sounds of Surah Fatiha, learn to decode the complex science of the rules of recitation, and develop confidence in your own recitation and sound. Throughout the night, you will learn the practical steps to improving your recitation, developing a natural rhythm and flow, and bringing your recitation to life. See how much of the codified science of tajweed you can master in one evening. Best of all, end the night with an improved ability to communicate with your Creator through the powerful words of this passage. In a unique and interactive session that will fill the room with the light of the Quran, take charge today and make your recitation your own. ---------------------------------------------------------------- TAUGHT BY - Imam Wisam Sharieff Imam Wisam Sharieff leads the popular QuranRevolution program for AlMaghrib Institute, a revolutionary program helping students read, recite, reflect, and retain Quran. By designing contemporary and pioneering learning systems, Imam Wisam has helped his students revolutionize their interaction with Quran. Imam Wisam began his Islamic education at the Institute of Islamic Education (IIE) in Elgin, Illinois. He then continued at the Quran Academy in Lahore, Pakistan, graduating with a Bachelor’s degree in Arabic grammar and a minor in Arabic literature. He has studied under scholars in Makkah and in Egypt. Imam Wisam is also a certified radiology technician. He has also completed his ijazah in Ashara Qiraat (the study of the varying recitations of the Quran). ----------------------------------------------------------------- WHEN: December 9th TIME: 6:00PM - 9:00PM WHERE - Queens College Rosenthal Library, BRL 230 65-30 Kissena Boulevard Flushing, NY 11367 ENROLL AT: https://www.almaghrib.org/newyork

12/9/2017 6:00:00 PM -05:00

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IlmFest Manchester

ILMFEST is our grand yearly festival of knowledge, an unforgettable event as attested to by thousands of you last year! For those who might be thinking “it’s just another conference”, think again! This is not your normal run-of-the-mill Islamic gathering – rather, IlmFest is a unique blend of those special ingredients that only AlMaghrib can pull off, whether it’s our relevant cutting-edge keynote lectures, or the live performances with a difference, or the engaging chai-chats, or the probing interviews, or the talent show sessions, or the eclectic mix of stalls, and much more! IlmFest truly has something for everyone! Share the news with everyone you know because they’ll be talking about it for months afterwards, so just make sure you can say that you were there. IlmFest truly is an incredible experience that will leave all of its attendees yearning for more! Sunday 4th November 2017 10:00 - 20:00 European Institute of Islamic Sciences, 79 Manchester Rd, Oldham OL8 4LN. Early Bird tickets at £15, offer ends soon! www.ilmfest.com

11/5/2017 10:00:00 AM +00:00

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Ilmfest London 2017

What Is IlmFest? ILMFEST is our grand yearly festival of knowledge, an unforgettable event as attested to by thousands of you last year! For those who might be thinking “it’s just another conference”, think again! This is not your normal run-of-the-mill Islamic gathering – rather, IlmFest is a unique blend of those special ingredients that only AlMaghrib can pull off, whether it’s our relevant cutting-edge keynote lectures, or the live performances with a difference, or the engaging chai-chats, or the probing interviews, or the talent show sessions, or the eclectic mix of stalls, and much more! IlmFest truly has something for everyone! Share the news with everyone you know because they’ll be talking about it for months afterwards, so just make sure you can say that you were there. IlmFest truly is an incredible experience that will leave all of its attendees yearning for more! www.ilmfest.com

11/4/2017 10:00:00 AM +00:00

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The Perfect Day with Imam Wisam Sharieff

MCA Dawah & AQL jointly presents The Perfect Day with Imam Wisam Sharieff Date: Friday October 27th 2017 Time: 7PM - 10PM Location: Khadijah Banquet Hall Fee: $15/person Free babysitting & Chai will be provided Click here to Register Now!! http://www.mcabayarea.org/secure/the-perfect-day-with-imam-wisam-sharieff.html For more info, please contact dawah@mcabayarea.org

10/27/2017 7:00:00 PM -07:00

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Purification of the Soul

Join us as we learn how to improve our spirituality by purifying our hearts from diseases that ruin it with Imam Wisam Sharieff, a well-renowned scholar of AlMaghrib Institute. Doors open at 6:15pm.

10/19/2017 6:30:00 PM -05:00

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Quran Interactive: How to Take Charge of your Tajwid in 1 day

We all want the Quran to take effect upon us, but most of us are unsure on how to prepare ourselves to receive the Quran. We are excited to announce a 1-day Quran Interactive sponsored by Quran Revolution. Join us for a day of spirituality, personal engagement, and hands-on learning that will change how you interact with the Quran. Whether you are trying to learn your Arabic letters, looking to fine-tune your Arabic vocabulary, or you want to take your recitation to the next level, this day will bring the Quran to life in the way so that you can make it your own. Please join us for a day that will engage your Quran. In the first half of the day, learn the tools to engage yourself with Quran. Once you feel confident, spend the second half of the day interacting with Quran. Come take part in activities throughout the day that encourage you to connect deeper to the source of your Quranic recitation—your breath. Our activities will include: Meet, greet, and interact with current Quran Revolution students, and connect with those who are just starting on their journey Participate in our live Quran Reading Circles, joining your peers as we each embark on our personal revolution Master your breathing so you can connect deeper to the source of your Quranic recitation Do what you can only do in a live setting and go through the Postures of Prayer Experience the Quran Revolution program and Year 2 Program in a comprehensive overview/review Conclude with a clear-cut plan for your future recitation goals and beyond

3/5/2017 10:00:00 AM +00:00

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Quran Interactive: How to Take Charge of your Tajwid in 1 day

We all want the Quran to take effect upon us, but most of us are unsure on how to prepare ourselves to receive the Quran. We are excited to announce a 1-day Quran Interactive sponsored by Quran Revolution. Join us for a day of spirituality, personal engagement, and hands-on learning that will change how you interact with the Quran. Whether you are trying to learn your Arabic letters, looking to fine-tune your Arabic vocabulary, or you want to take your recitation to the next level, this day will bring the Quran to life in the way so that you can make it your own. Please join us for a day that will engage your Quran. In the first half of the day, learn the tools to engage yourself with Quran. Once you feel confident, spend the second half of the day interacting with Quran. Come take part in activities throughout the day that encourage you to connect deeper to the source of your Quranic recitation—your breath. Our activities will include: Meet, greet, and interact with current Quran Revolution students, and connect with those who are just starting on their journey Participate in our live Quran Reading Circles, joining your peers as we each embark on our personal revolution Master your breathing so you can connect deeper to the source of your Quranic recitation Do what you can only do in a live setting and go through the Postures of Prayer Experience the Quran Revolution program and Year 2 Program in a comprehensive overview/review Conclude with a clear-cut plan for your future recitation goals and beyond

3/4/2017 10:00:00 AM +00:00

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Write to Retain: The "Write" Way to Quran Memorization

Join Imam Wisam Sharieff and AQL for a one-year Quranic literacy program to prepare for memorization. This course combines the traditional sciences of writing and reading with the fundamentals and etiquette of modern memorization. After completing this course students will be prepared to participate in a full-time memorization program. (Course prerequisite: Students must be able to read Quran.) **ENROLL NOW! REGISTRATION CLOSES ON WEDNESDAY SEPTEMBER 30** We have completed our three-week introduction and will begin Semester 1 on 9/30/2015. New students will be able to access the introductory classes once they have registered and joined the course. Class will be held Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday 3:00pm - 4:30pm US Central Time Course Fee: $150 ***Please note that all classes will be recorded and immediately available to registered students.*** FAQs What is Write to Retain? Write to Retain is a year-long Quranic literacy program intended to prepare students for the memorization of the Quran. Students who successfully complete the course will be eligible to participate in a full-time memorization program. Who is this course for? This course was created for any person, young or old, who has the desire to memorize the Quran and seeks to learn the fundamentals and etiquette of modern memorization through studying the traditional sciences of writing, reading, and vocabulary. When will classes be held? Live classes will be held every Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday from 3 pm to 4:30 pm US Central Time on our online learning platform, WizIQ. Are there any prerequisites for the course? The only prerequisite for the course is a basic ability read Quran, regardless of your fluency. How is the course conducted? Live classes will be conducted in interactive, group-learning sessions full of rich discussions and an unparalleled level of student-teacher interaction. Students will have an opportunity to directly connect with their Instructor and classmates, with an open-environment for class-related questions at the end of every session. What is the cost of the course? The course tuition is $150. The tuition will include 90-minute class sessions three days per week through April 2016. What if I cannot attend the live sessions? All live classes will be recorded and immediately available for viewing to registered students. Where is the seminar material from? The course material is designed and developed by the course Instructor and AQL support staff. The material prepared for the course will combine the traditional sciences of writing, reading, and vocabulary along with an innovative formula specifically created to prepare students for the memorization of the Quran. What will I learn from the course? Students who complete the course will have gained the ability to write, read, and understand the book of Allah. The course will also prepare students to memorize the Quran by learning the fundamentals and etiquette of modern memorization.

9/30/2015 3:00:00 PM -05:00

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Quranic Supplications - Colleyville Masjid

Join Imam Wisam Sharieff at Colleyville Masjid for an evening of Quranic Supplications

2/27/2015 7:00:00 PM -06:00

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