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.
- St Helena Bay Islamic Society
- 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
Masjids / Islamic Centres in South Africa
Africa Muslims Agency vision is to uplift the standard of life, morality and education of the most deserving and needy in the continent of AfricaMore Organisations...
Dr Auwais Rafudeen took his BA degree in History and Religious Studies at the University of Cape Town. He subsequently completed his Honours, Masters and Phd in Religious Studies, with a specialization in Islamic Studies, aMore Profiles...
Muslim Educational Institutions
In South Africa, the government provides secular education through its special schools for the disabled. However, the Muslim community always felt a need for an institute that would cater specifically for their religious requirements. Parents were particularly anxious about their children&rsquMore Education Institutions...
Halaal Restaurants / Places to Eat
57B Somerset Road
Tourism Places to Visit
Robben Island first gained notoriety as a prison for eastern political exiles, sultans, spiritualists, convicts and slaves. It is a reminder of the injustices and the ill-treatment afforded these prisoners that a Kramat is to be found on the iMore Places to Visit...
"The Friday Sermon" is broadcast onCTV, Cape Town's regional TV station from Friday the 16th of October 2009. The 30 minute program covers the Jumuah lecture of different mosques every Friday and is aired at 14h00, finally bringing the Jumuah via television into the home, a firstMore Publications...
Islamic Websites in South Africa
Rondebosch East Islamic Community TrustMasjids / Islamic Centres