Ibn Ashir Part 1: Aqida

Arkview (Basics)

This class is included in Arkview and Arkview+.

This class will be the first out of 3 terms going over the poem of Ibn Ashir, Al Murshid al Mueen: a 317 line poem meant to be memorized which goes over basic aqida (beliefs), ritual law (tahara, salat, zakat, sawm, hajj/umrah), and tassawuf. In this term we will study the first 52 lines of the poem focusing on building the foundations for a student beginning their studies in ‘aqida. There are no prerequisites to joining this class as it is meant to be for the absolute beginner. Students will also be encouraged to memorize the first 111 lines of the poem in Arabic.


Your Instructor


Harun Saleh
Harun Saleh

Son of Palestinian immigrants, Br. Harun Saleh was born and raised in New Jersey. While a student at Rutgers Business School, he began studying through the Uwaylim track with Dr. Shadee Elmasry and Arabic with Sh. Osamah Salhia. After graduation, he studied Siraj ul Salik Sharh Ashal ul Masalik with Sh. Mujahid Abdul Karim and then completed the The Ibn Hajr al Asqalani Hadith course with Sh. Mohammed Daniel, covering texts in Mustalah ul Hadith including the Bayquniyya, Tadhkirah of Ibn al Mulaqin and more. Later, he traveled to Egypt to study Maliki fiqh under the tutelage of Sh. Zuhayr Qazzan. There, not only did he intensively study Fiqh, Usool, Aqida, and Mantiq, but also benefitted profoundly from his close mentorship. Aside from being a student, he is also a speaker, lecturing at the International Maliki Madhhab Conference in Algeria on shariah rulings in accordance with Maliki Fiqh. Br. Harun Saleh is a lifelong, passionate learner. Currently, he is editing Arabic manuscripts in fiqh while working as a Tax Professional at a family practice and traveling overseas during off-season to continue to broaden his Islamic studies.


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