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International students study with Online Shi‘a Studies

To date, applicants taking courses with Online Shi‘a Studies have been based in California, New York, Washington, North Carolina, Toronto, Stockholm, London, Newport Wales, Bucharest, Mumbai, Dar al-Salaam Tanzania, Dubai, Tehran, Qom, Sydney, Melbourne, Buenos Aires, Casablanca, Singapore, and Jeddah.

New books on walāyah

Publications by Professor Idris Samawi Hamid, Colorado University, are now available to order on-line.

Hamid, Idris Samawi, Islam, Sign & Creation (New York: Global Scholarly Publications, 2011).

Hamid, Idris Samawi. Islam, Station & Process (New York: Global Scholarly Publications, 2011).

http://www.walayah.org/current-books

Classes held with the Glasgow Shi‘i Community

It has been a pleasure to teach the first four weeks of Tenets of Tashayyu’ with attendees of the Glasgow Ahlulbayt Association, Scotland. Reports from those attending the classes say that it was similar to the university experience. More classes are to be planned in future. Likewise, Online Shi’a Studies is available to teach groups and gatherings anywhere in the world.

Running soon: Esoteric Knowledge in East Asian and African Literature

Esoteric Knowledge in East Asian and African Literature is running every Friday from 6th March to 24th April 2015 at 5:00-6:30 pm GMT/BST

The course is £150/$250. To book please click on the Paypal button. Once you have booked, you will be sent eight Reading Packs in pdf format, and a syllabus for the course. For further information, please click on the FAQs menu.

Running soon: Esoteric Knowledge in Tashayyu’

Esoteric Knowledge in Tashayyu’ will be running for eight weeks 10:45 am-12:15 pm GMT every Saturday morning from February 7th to March 28th 2015.

Running soon: Tenets of Tashayyu’

Tenets of Tashayyu’ will be running for eight weeks 10:00-11:30 am and 7:30-9:00 pm GMT every Sunday from February 1st 2015 to March 22nd 2015.

Running soon: Tenets of Tashayyu’

Tenets of Tashayyu’ will be running for eight weeks 10:00-11:30 am and 7:30-9:00 pm GMT every Friday from December 5th 2014 to January 23rd 2015.

Running soon: Esoteric Knowledge in Tashayyu’

Esoteric Knowledge in Tashayyu’ will be running for eight weeks 7:30-9:00 pm GMT every Sunday from November 30th to January 25th 2015. Classes are recorded. Times are negotiable. For further information, please click on the Courses menu.