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Story of Revelation: Unique Features of the Qur’an | Ustadh Basil Farooq

July 19 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Join us for an enlightening session with Ustadh Basil Farooq from Kitaab Academy. We will explore the Qur’an’s unique features, such as its divisions, profound order, and fascinating causes of revelation. 

Prepare to embark on a transformative journey of understanding the Mushaf in ways you’ve never been able to before. This session is designed to deepen your connection and appreciation of divine revelation.

Friday, July 19 | 7 p.m. – 9 p.m. | MCC Conference Room | Join in person or watch live at mcceastbay.org/live

About Ustadh Basil

Basil grew up in the UAE and the Bay Area. He completed his memorization of the Quran at the age of 14. Later, he completed his study of the ten canonical qirā’āt of the Quran and received authorization (ijāza) to transmit and teach them at Recite with Love. He completed BAs in Economics and Applied Mathematics from UC Berkeley in 2019 and worked full-time as an economist in the antitrust litigation industry.

He has pursued higher Islamic education for over five years and is currently an ‘Alimiyyah student at Qalam Institute in Dallas. He has studied Tafsīr, Hadith, Fiqh (Shāfi’ī and Hanafī), Usul al-Fiqh, ‘Aqīda, Tajwīd, ‘Ulum al-Qur’an and Arabic Literature. He is also conducting research and writing on various topics within Quranic Studies and Tafsīr under the guidance of his teachers. He recently published a short book titled “Within its Depths: How the Canonical Recitations Affect the Meaning of the Qur’an.”


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