Al-Ihsan

Timeline of Events

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Al-Ihsan's Full History of Events

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2003The Begining
Al-Khayr Institute Founded

Al-Khayr Institute was first founded by Mufti Aasim Rashid in Montreal 

Jan 2005Start of Alimmiyah Program
Male Alimmiyah Program

Al-Khair Institute launches its first male Alimiyyah program under Mufti Aasim Rashid

2009Name Changed & Moved
Al-Ihsan Educational Foundation

Al-Khair Institute was moved to Surrey BC and recognized as a charity organization under the name of Al-Ihsan Educational Foundation

Aug 28, 2012
Exclusive Majlis of 'Ulama

Special talk for scholars by Shaykh Mufti Ahmed Khanpuri of Dabhel, India

2012
Alimmiya students' Mishkaat Al-Masabih Graduation

Al-Ihsan's First batch of Alimmiya students' Mishkaat Al-Masabih Graduation. Graduates: Mufti Taha Masood, Mufti Ali Syed, Maulana Oosman Mustoofa, Maulana Adil Ahmad.

July, 2013
Al-Ihsan's First Batch of 'Ulama Graduate

Al-Ihsan's First Batch of 'Ulama Graduate from Dar Al-Uloom Bury UK. Graduates: Mufti Taha Masood and Mufti Syed Ali.

Aug, 2013
Al-Ihsan's Takhassus Fi al-Fiqh al-Islami (aka Mufti) course

Al-Ihsan's Takhassus fi al-Fiqh al-Islami (aka Mufti) course started under Mufti Aasim Rashid

July, 2013
Al-Ihsan's Fist Iftaa Students Graduation

Al-Ihsan's Iftaa students graduate under Mufti Aasim Rashid. Graduates: Mufti Taha Masood, Mufti Syed Ali, and Mufti Abdul Wahab Waheed

2014
Al-Ihsan's Second Batch of 'Ulama Graduate

Al-Ihsan's second batch of 'ulama graduate from Dar Al-'Uloom Bury in 2014. Graduates: Oosman Mustoofa and Shaykh Adil Ahmad

Sept, 2013
First Female Alimmiyah Program Launch

Al-Ihsan's female 'alimmiyah program started under Mufti Aasim Rashid

Apr 7, 2014
Islam Comprehensive Launch

Islam Comprehensive (iComp) is an intensive part-time two-year diploma program which aims to give the student a deep and broad understanding of Islam. It covers a vast range of subjects and topics

Apr 19, 2014
Start of The Weekly Al-Ihsan Youth Halqah

Weekly topics discussed by various 'Ulama to cater towards the youth of Vancouver.

Launch of Al-Ihsan's Website

The website which is still being used today, "ihsan.ca",  was launched.

Jul 30, 2015Weekly Lectures
The Path to Self-Reform
By program offered by Mufti Aasim Rashid. Discussed issues reguarding the inner and outer self, worships, behaviors, rights, and dealings
Jul 8, 2017
Launch of Foundations of Arabic Course

A 3-level program designed to learn the language of the Quran and Hadith with strong fundamental vocabulary, forming sentences, daily conversation, grammar, connecting with Quranic Arabic

Jul 4 - Aug 1, 2017
Summer Adult & Youth Programs

A summer program that focusses on a introduction to Tafsir, Hadith, Sira, Tajwid, and Adab

Jul 17, 2017
Aalimiyyah Class Graduation Jalsa

Graduation for Shaykh Nabil Khan, Shaykh Ali Hofioni, Shaykh Sami Elsheikh, Shaykh Muhammad Graham, Shaykh Faiz Buksh

Oct 12, 2017
Essentials of Islam

Program focusing on Quran recitation & Tajwid, study of Quran & Hadith, beliefs & creeds, worship concepts & methods. 

Oct 12, 2017
Launch of The Part Time Islamic School

A weekday program focusing on Quranic studies. These studies include instruction at levels varying from learning to recite from scratch all the way to memorizing the Quran.

Jan 20, 2018
Bachelors in Islamic Sciences

The Bachelors in Islamic Education (BIS) program offered exclusively at Al-Ihsan is a new, rich, immersive program aimed toward young adults and older Muslims who seek to take a firm hold onto their Islamic education. Derived from traditional Alimiyyah courses, the bachelors in Islamic Education is a part-time, 3 day a week course, which aims to educate students in the intricacies of Islam, and looks to establish a firm knowledge base upon which students will continue to build.

Feb 11, 2018
Love Islam

A program conducted by Shaykh Nabil Khan and Hafidh Farhan Ali revolving around the topic of controlling our lust in a tempting environment.

Apr 29, 2018
Welcoming Ramadan

A program pertaining to Virtues, preparation, and Fiqh of Ramadan conducted by Mufti Aasim Rashid

Jul 3, 2018
Launch of Foundations of Arabic Level 2

A 3-level program designed to learn the language of the Quran and Hadith with strong fundamental vocabulary, forming sentences, daily conversation, grammar, connecting with Quranic Arabic

July 3 - 31, 2018Boys & Girls 11+
Islamic Summer Program

A 4-week program offered during the summer covering a wide range of topics including Tafsir, Hadith, Sira, Tajwid, and Islamic etiquettes.

Aug 12, 2018
Jalsa of The Commencement of Sahih Al-Bukhari

Under the auspices of Hazrat Maulana Yusuf Motala Sahab & Hazat Mufti Syed Muslihuddin Sahab

Dec 1, 2018
Essentials of Islam

Adult Quran Classes & Islamic Studies

Dec 24, 2018
The Path to Guidance

An exclusive Lecture by Mufti Aasim Rashid

Jul 3, 2018Learn, Practice, Play
First Summer Youth Program 2018
Al-Ihsan Youth

A six-week program consisting of teaching, learning, sports, and activities created specially to help our youngsters and children make better use of their time off from school

Jan 20, 2019Minirat and Dome Above a Book
New Al-Ihsan Logo

Al-Ihsan written in Arabic while incorporating a dome and minaret, representing the Islamic nature of our programs. The symbol beneath the text may be interpreted as a book, representing our endeavors to make authentic Islamic education available to everyone, or a check mark, representing perfection, the literal translation of Ihsan.

Feb 19, 2019Part-Time For Adults
Islam Comprehensive

Islam Comprehensive (iComp) is an intensive part-time two-year diploma program which aims to give the student a deep and broad understanding of Islam. It covers a vast range of subjects and topics

Mar 18-28, 2019Learn, Practice, Play
First Spring Youth Program 2019

A 10 day program which aims to enrich your children with the wealth of Islam.

Apr 13, 2019Sha'ban Program
Welcoming Ramadan

Significance of Sha'ban, How to prepare for Ramadan, Virtues, spiritual and health benefits of fasting. By Mufti Aasim Rashid.

Apr 18, 2019
Special Youth Program #1

Tackling the challenges and issues faced by today's Muslim Youth by Mufti Aasim Rashid.

Jul 2 - Aug 1, 2019Centered for Youth of All ages
Summer Youth Program 2019

A five-week program consisting of teaching, learning, sports, and activities created specially to help our youngsters and children make better use of their time off from school

Jul 2, 2019
Islam Comprehensive (Foundations of Islam)

Learn the answers to questions that are commonly asked, yet difficult to answer

Oct, 2019 - Jan, 2020
Islam Comprehensive (Sirah Comprehensive)

A profound look at the Sirah (Life) of the Prophet (SAW)

Sept 2, 2019
The Sacred Month of Muharram

Virtues and historical significance & Martydom of Hussain (RA) by Mufti Aasim Rashid

Sept 12, 2019
Relive the Legacy

Lessons from the Life of Hazrat Maulana Yusuf Motala - By Maulana Abdul Rahim Limbada

Nov 06, 2019Learn the language of the Quran and Hadith
Foundations of Arabic (FOA) L3 Commencement

Learn the language of the Quran and Hadith with strong fundamental vocabulary, forming sentences, daily conversation, grammar, connecting with Quranic Arabic

Nov 06, 2019Completion of Sahih al-Bukhari
'Alim Course Graduation Ceremony

Graduation of the final batch of 'Alimiyyah students under Mufti Aasim Rashid

Feb 22 & 23, 2020Aqida Intensive Two Day Course
Who lit the match

A two day Aqidah Intensive course taught by: Mufti Aasim Rashid

Mar 16-26, 2020Learn, Practice, Play
Youth Spring Program 2020

A 10 day program which aims to enrich your children with the wealth of Islam

Apr 18 & 19, 2020Siyam & Zakat
Fiqh of Siyam & Fiqh of Zakat. 2 Days - Taught by Mufti Taha Masood

A two-day course pertaining to Fiqh of Siyam & Fiqh of Zakat taught by Mufti Taha Masood.

June - Sept, 2020
Islam Comprehensive (Quran Comprehension)

A study of translation, Tafsir, backgrounds, messages, commandments, and lessons from over 1000 verses!

Sept 17, 2020Akhlaq of the Messenger of Allah (SAW)
The Best Conduct

Learn about the Akhlaq of the Messenger of Allah (SAW), taught by Mufti Aasim Rashid

Apr 9, 2021
Welcoming a Different Type of Ramadan

A discussion on how to make the most of Ramadan in the difficult times during a lockdown.

Apr 12, 2021
Fiqh of Fasting and Ramadan

A Ramadan fiqh class taught by Imam Nabil Khan & Mufti Taha Masood

Jul 05 - Aug 13, 2021Learn, Practice, Play
Youth Summer Program 2021

A six-week program consisting of teaching, learning, sports, and activities created specially to help our youngsters and children make better use of their time off from school

Jul - Oct, 2021Learn, Practice, Play
Islam Comprehensive (Foundations of Islam)

Learn the answers to questions that are commonly asked, yet difficult to answer.

Jul 17, 2021Mind, Body, Soul
The Wellness Seminar

Mind, Body, Soul | Rebound back to Complete wellness by Mufti Aasim Rashid

Jul 28, 2021
Special Youth Program #2

Tackling the challenges and issues faced by today's Muslim Youth by Mufti Aasim Rashid

Aug 29, 2021Fun For The Entire Family
1st Annual Community Picnic

A community picnic for families. Games, competitions & prizes, bouncy castles, henna tattoos, face painting, free lunch, snow cones, cotton candy, popcorn, drinks and more...

Oct 17, 2021
Social Justice: An Introduction

A 2-day weekend intensive course that covered an in-depth study of 40 ahadith that pertain to many of the social issues we face today. The program was delivered by Mufti Aasim Rashid 

Oct 1 - 3, 2021Sirah Intensive
The Chosen One (SAW)

Status and virtues, character, his rights, key life stories, personality, sequence of events, crucial lessons, the sunnah and us

Nov 14 , 2021
Wordly Effects of Good and Bad Deeds

A exclusive event with Mufti Aasim Rashid

Dec 21, 2021New Website
Ihsan Courses Moodle Platform Launched

First website dedicated only for Ihsan courses. 

Dec 20 - 30, 2021For Boys & Girls
Kids Winter Sirah Program

Al-Ihsan's exclusive fun, interactive, and engaging winter Sirah program for kids

Feb 10, 2022Sisters Shari'ah Course
Official Launch of Musinaat

Al-Ihsan's First Sisters only Part Time Shari'a Course Taught by Aalima Hanna Meyer

Mar 14-24, 2022Learn, Practice, Play
Youth Spring Program 2022

A 10 day program which aims to enrich your children with the wealth of Islam

Mar 20, 2022
Family Fun Day

A event for families. games, competitions & prizes, bake sales, hot dogs, burgers, Parents' Tea/Coffee corner, drinks and more

Mar 26, 2022
Fiqh of Zakat

A Ramadan program taught by Mufti Taha Masood focusing on the Fiqh of Zakat 

May 22, 2022Fun, Food, Activities
Sisters Night

Potluck dinner, activities, games, competitions, prizes & more

Jun 5, 2022
Family Fun Day #2

A event for families. Games, competitions & prizes, bake sales, hot dogs, burgers, Parents' Tea/Coffee corner, drinks and more

Jun 6, 2022Practical Weekly Lessons
A 21st Century Journey Through The Quran

Practical Lessons from the Quran on contemporary issues faced by the Ummah, taught by Shaykh Nabil Khan

Jul 2, 2022Fun For The Entire Family
Second Community Picnic
Al Ihsan Picnic 2022

A community picnic for families. Games, competitions & prizes, bouncy castles, henna tattoos, face painting, free lunch, snow cones, cotton candy, popcorn, drinks and more.

Jun 25 & Jun 26, 2022Course on Islamic Finance
Money Matters

A weekend intensive course on Islamic finance and their modern-day applications taught by Mufti Aasim Rashid