Islamic Thought

Nahjul Balagha

Advice from father to son

Educational trip to Iran

“Those endowed with knowledge will remain as long as the world lives.” (Nahjul Balagha, Saying 147)

Islamic Thought continues to organize educational events for youth including regular summer camps, weekend workshops and trips to Iran. This year, we have organized an educational trip to Iran for boys aged 16-25 from 23rd July to 11th August 2015. This will include regular classes taught by English-speaking teachers from Jamiatul Mustafa, Qum and meetings with Ulema. The lectures will be based around topics of aqaid, akhlaq, ahkam, tajweed and tareekh.

The detailed schedule will be published closer to the date, however will begin with 2 weeks in Qum, and conclude with ziyarat of Mashad. There will also be visits arranged to Isfahan and Tehran.

The total cost for the visit will be £850, which compromises of direct tickets by IranAir, visa fees and the cost of the Isfahan trip. Accommodation and food will be provided by Jamiatul Mustafa.

Spaces are limited, therefore to register your interest, email or contact Maulana Maqbool Hussain Alavi at: 07983992746 or Brother Sayed Afzal Mahdi at: 07828580414.

Please provide us with the following information:

  • Full name
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Nationality
  • Father’s name
  • Personal contact details (including mobile number and email)
  • Family contact details
  • Postal address
  • Educational status
  • Current field of work or education
  • Date of last trip to Iran (if applicable)
  • Scanned passport copy

A deposit of £450 will be required at registration. The deadline for the remaining fee will be at the end of June. The details for the bank account for transferring money or depositing a cheque is detailed below. Please do not deposit cash in this account. For cash deposits, contact the above numbers.

Account name: A Wise World Ltd

Bank name: Barclays Bank

Account number: 53089460

Sort code: 206740

Please include your name as the reference.

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