Speakers

 
 

Sheikh yassir fazaga

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Sheikh Yassir Fazaga was born in Eritrea in Northeast Africa and moved to the United States at the age of 15. Sheikh Yassir Fazaga is an inspiring, multi-lingual speaker sought-after from USA through Canada to the Middle and Far East; has a Bachelors Degree in Islamic Studies from the Institute of Islamic and Arabic Sciences in Virginia; and received a Masters Degree in Marriage and Family Counseling from the California State University of Long Beach.

Sheikh Yassir serves as the Religious Leader of Orange County Islamic Foundation (OCIF) in Mission Viejo, California. He is the Director of Mental Health Department at Access California Social Services Agency in Anaheim, where he helps families with different challenges in life which include: domestic violence issues, communication problems, marital matters, generational gap, difficult teens, some mental and personality disorders, divorce, grief, and single parenting, among others.

Sheikh Yassir has been teaching the Arabic language and Islamic Sciences and offering Islamic courses on Scriptural Exegesis, and Islamic financial contracts for American Open University. 

 
  • Live ethically
  • Cultivate emotional wisdom
  • Awaken spiritual vision
  • Enhance moral intelligence
  • Manifest purposeful living
 

imam Azhar subedar

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Born in Canada, he grew up and attended school in Ontario. In his early teens, by means of the prayers of his righteous parents, decided to focus his Life towards serving Islam.

Beginning his studies at an Islamic School in Arabi Louisiana, he later traveled to England in 1994 and completed the remainder 7 of a 10-year course in attaining an Islamic Scholarship.

 

Among the many subjects studied, were:

  • Arabic Etymology
  • Grammatical Syntax, Phonetics
  • History and Arabic Philology
  • Oration lessons, Logic
  • Jurisprudence and Law, Philosophy, Principles of Jurisprudence
  • Commentary Literature and Hadith
  • Exegesis & Hadith
  • Intensive exposition of Jurisprudence, Rhetorical studies, Hadith & Aqidah literature (Sihaa e Sitta)
  • Critical Analysis of language & law, Laws of Inheritance
  • And much more.
 

Sheikh kamal el mekki

 

Br. Kamal is a young dynamic speaker, who serves as the Imam of George Mason University. Educated at the hands of numerous prominent Islamic scholars from across the world, he has served as a radio talk show host for the largest Islamic Radio station, and has been teaching Islamic studies in more than five mosques across the Washington DC metropolitan area for over four years. His claim to fame is the “How to give a Shahadah in 10 minutes!”, a vibrant Dawah workshop which has lead to many people accepting Islam over the past few years.

 Kamal el Mekki is also dubbed the Black Belt of Da‘wah. With decades of experience in the Da‘wah scene, Shaykh Kamal combines his ground-breaking teaching style with his own dash of humor, certain to leave students feel at ease & entertained, but above all skilled and empowered.

 
 

dr tariq Igram

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From Cedar Rapids, Iowa where he was born and raised tracing his family history back to some of the earliest Muslim settlers in the North America. A graduate from the college of Shari’ah (Islamic jurisprudence) at the Islamic University of Al-Madinah, he also holds a masters from the same university specializing in Fiqh.  He currently resides in Al-Madinah with his family.