Scholars of Islam
Taught by Shaykh Waleed Basyouni
The methodology of the course is not to feed you names and dates from history butto emphasis what we can learn from the scholars of Islam’s pastSome of the goals for this course:
Share at least 75% of the knowledge you learn with others2.Learn the correct methodology of how to deal with scholars
Learn how to differentiate between the different levels of scholars – there aresome scholars who are Fuqahaa (scholars of Fiqh), others are Muhadithoon(scholars of Hadith) and still others are Imams, etc.
To understand the social, economic and political influences affecting their lives,so one can get a better understanding of their actions, statements, and judgments
Teaching Qiyaas (similar in concept to an analogy), studying their lives so that wecan practically apply the lessons we learn in our lives.
Identifying the underlying theme of each scholar’s life
Differentiating between acceptable and unacceptable ikhtilaaf (difference of opinion)
Ability to analyze their lives and extract lessons, special qualities from all thesescholars
You can take the course material and create/organize something to spread to thepeople and the community. For example, school curricula, bed time stories, websites, etc