Posts under ‘Arabic’

Which Institute?

Many times, people ask “What is the best Institute in Cairo for learning Arabic?” and I always respond, “Well, it depends on you! What are you looking for?!” Every institute and centre has something unique to offer. It may surpass others in a particular field for example, – In finance (dead cheap!) – In structure [...]

The Importance of Arabic

If Arabic is a sea, then the Qur’an is the most precious treasures, jewels, pearls and gems that can be found in the sea. But reaching these treasures requires a diver skilled in deep thought and contemplation. One of the prerequisites for a diver to reach this level of skill, is a knowledge and understanding [...]

Bayna Yadayk

If you go to the fajr centre or even do private, In Egypt most likely you will be learning from “al lugha al arabiyah bayna yadayk”..arabic between your hands. jazahumAllahu khayr to kalamullah. Al-Arabiyatu Bayna Yadayk This series is designed for the non-Arab speaking, senior level student. With a collection of audiotapes and MP3 CD [...]

Swallow more than your Pride

taken from [jazahAllahu khayr]: http://arabicgems.wordpress.com/category/importance-of-arabic/ al-Salāmu ‘alaykum wa rahmatullāh, It has been narrated that a major scholar of the past [1] used to try and fault the Qur’an by searching for flaws in its language. His attempts and studies lasted months, during which time a group of men would frequent his house and ask him [...]

A Review of Fajr Centre

Having personally not studied in Fajr but know brothers who do, I didnt really want to write a review of it. Obviously. So heres a review from a sister who is currently studying there, its pretty comprehensive tabarakAllah wa jazahaAllahu khayr to her. Oh yea, this is obviously from a sisters point of view which [...]