Abu Muawiyah Ismail Kamdar began his study of Islam at the age of thirteen. In 2006, he completed a seven year Islamic scholarship at a local Darul Uloom. In his quest for the truth and authentic Islamic knowledge, Abu Muawiyah continued studying Islam and sat with scholars from a variety of Madhabs and sects.
His most notable teacher is Dr Abu Ameenah Bilal Philips. Abu Muawiyah served as an Arabic and Islamic Studies Educator at Ihsaan Boys College is Durban, South Africa in 2008, and as an English and Social Studies Educator at the Al-Fajr International School in Chennai, India for part of 2009.
Abu Muawiyah currently resides in Durban, South Africa with his wife and three sons and serves as a teacher for Deen Class Durban, an associate author for Muslim Matters and as a Tutorial Assistant for the Islamic Online University.
The Official Blog of Ismail Kamdar
It has been a while since I last updated this blog, inshaa Allah I will be updating it often over the next few months with a new series of articles aimed at giving guidelines to confused Muslims on seeking the truth.
Until then, here is one of my new videos on the importance of having tolerance in dealing with Fiqh issues, Enjoy!