Shaykh Faisal Abdur-Razak

Shaykh Faisal Abdur-Razak

Shaykh Faisal Abdur-Razak studied Islam in Umm-Al-Qurra university in Makkah, and King Abdulaziz university in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, between 1977 and 1986. He also studied under reknowned scholars in Saudi Arabia and attended York University in Toronto, Canada.

He is actively involved in Islamic Da'wah and education. He served as Imam of the Islamic communities of Peel, Brampton, and since 1998 the Taric Islamic Center in Toronto. Shaykh Faisal served on several Interfaith committees in Canada, and is the president of the Forum for Islamic Studies of Canada and Vice-President of the Islamic Council of Imams of Canada.

He has spoken on a wide range of Islamic topics in many countries, including Canada, USA, England, Pakistan, India, Saudi Arabia, Jordan, Palestine, Trinidad, Barbados and Guyana. He has to his credit more than one hundred titles recorded on audio and video cassettes and written numerous books including Teach Yourself Arabic Reading, Help Yourself in Reading Qur'an, The Book of Death, Gems of Prophetic Wisdom, etc.