Welcome to the Muslim Directory - South Africa
The Muslim Directory profiles Masjids, Organisations, Educational Institutes, Halaal Restaurants, Muslim Personalities and Islamic Publications and Websites in South Africa.
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My feeling about those of the absolutist persuasion (and I’m not necessarily referring to the above) is that when posed with possible alternatives to a hypothesis, the dogmatic extremist will always think that because it’s unfamiliar, he is being presented with something outside of Islam.
Al Jama-ah Community Party and the Africa Muslim Party announced that they would campaign together under the banner of Al Jama-ah Community Party, after some Muslim voters complained about not knowing which party to vote for.
Alghamdulilah and Shukran for all the duah's regarding our petition to The Mayor. The meeting between the Thornton Islamic Society and Patricia de Lille for Cape Town was a successful one. The Mayor has committed to us receiving a long term lease and lived up to the philosophy of Cape Town being a Uni City. We would like to thank you all for your signatures, support and Duah's. We are looking forward to a long and prosperous relationship with all residents of Thornton.
Grant the Thornton Islamic Society a long term lease on ERF 1102 or allow for them to purchase the Erf
The Thornton Islamic Society currently does not have a permanent place of worship and have been in negotiations with the City for years now to no avail. Yesterday they launched an online petition at: https://www.change.org/en-GB/petitions/patricia-de-lille-grant-the-thornton-islamic-society-a-long-term-lease-on-erf-1102-or-allow-for-them-to-purchase-the-erf
Please can we ask that you sign our the petition and also share this petition with your friends and family; they do not have to live in Thornton. The more people we make aware of our plight, the more the City is forced to take note and act.
The desire to please her parents motivated Zainab Motala (18) to get eight distinctions in her matric results. The Benoni Muslim School learner scored distinctions in English first language, Afrikaans additional home language, Arabic, mathematics, accounting, life sciences, physical science and life orientation.
The Broadcasting Complaints Commission of SA (BCCSA) will not impose a blanket ban on the use of the term “Islamist militants” in the media, it said on Sunday.
“Such an approach by the tribunal would smack of censorship, which goes against the basic precepts of our democracy,” BCCSA tribunal chairman Kobus van Rooyen said in his judgment.
Fri 08 Rabi-ul-Awwal 1435 (10 Jan): Jumuah lecture by Sheikh Ihsaan Taliep. Between Maghrib and Esha: Qasidah and Qalbi Thikr recitals. After Esha: Hadra Thikr
Sat 10th night (11 Jan): Adhkaar by `Ibadur Rahman Jamaat between Maghrib and 'Isha at the holy qabr of Hazrath Moulana Abdul Latief Al-Qadi As-Siddiqi Al-Habibi RA, Habibia Soofie Masjid. Naat programme in the Masjid.
Sun 11th night (12 Jan) between Maghrib and Esha: Recitals and lecture on Mawlid Al-Barzanji Riwayat.
Mon 12th night (13 Jan) between Maghrib and Esha: Qur'an Khatam, Qiraat recital, Naat by international Naat Khwan and lecture by Sheikh Ihsaan Taliep.
Sat 11th Jan - Hafiz Fuzail Soofi
Sun 12th Jan - Ml Abduraghmaan Khan
Mon 13th Jan- Sheikh Faghrudien Owaisi al - Madani
All Programs will commence immediately after Maghrib Inshallah.
The grandchild of Imam Abdullah Haron, Muhajir Haron, tells of how his grandfather fought for the spread and preservation of Islam during the era of the South African Apartheid regime.
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Map of Islam in South Africa
View our interactive map for the location of Masjids, Organisations and Places of Interest.
- Islam Here From the Editor's Note: Alhamdulilah! This is where it begins. This is where our matter & purpose begins. With praise, “hamd&rdqu
- Gordons Bay Islamic Trust The Gordons Bay Islamic Trust (GBIT) is a trust created with the objective of serving the Islamic needs of the growing Muslim Community residing in
- Ginger Road Masjid
- Copesville Masjid
- Madrasah Taaleemul Quraan
Masjids / Islamic Centres in South Africa
The Cape Muslim Congress is a not for profit community based organization that is primarily concerned with the political, economic, social and cultural progress of the Cape Muslims and the marginalized communities in general.The CMC objective is to spearhead the development of a politically inMore Organisations...
Shafiq Morton is a veteran photo-journalist, and presenter of the DriveTime programme on Radio Voice of the Cape. He is also the author of “Notebooks from Makkah and Madinah”. In 2009, he was named amongst the 500 most influential MMore Profiles...
Muslim Educational Institutions
The UJ Department of Religion Studies focuses on diverse religions including Christianity, Islam, Judaism, African and Eastern religions. All of these faith traditions have for millennia, in their own unique way articulated the human search for meaning and continue to do so. In order toMore Education Institutions...
Tourism Places to Visit
On the 24th January 1667, the ship the polsbroek left Batavia and arrived at the Cape on the 13th of May 1668, with three prisoners in chains defeat at the at the Castle of Soeroesang in 1667. One of them was incarcerated on Robben Island, while the other two were to the Company’s forestMore Places to Visit...
Salah is one of the fundamental principles of Islam and an obligation upon all believers.
To perform Salah we need to learn its rules and decrees in order for the action to be deemed correct. These aspects of Salah are fully explained as well as certain actions which causes the SalaMore Publications...
Islamic Websites in South Africa
Shafiq Morton - The Wandering, Wondering WeblogMuslim Bloggers/Personalities