The Sanatayn course is a comprehensive 2 year programme for adults to learn and understand the core knowledge of Islam including the obligatory knowledge which is necessary for all Muslims to seek and acquire.

Unfortunately many of us often don't possess the minimum required knowledge regarding core aspects of Islam such as beliefs, worship (Salah, Hajj etc.), the Qur'an (its explanation and correct method of recitation) and the Messenger ﷺ (his life and teachings).

This course has been designed to provide Muslims with a general insight and better understanding on many important Islamic sciences - Fiqh, Tajwid, Tafsir of the Qur’an, studying Hadith and also the Arabic language. 

A basic outline of what is covered during this course: 

FIQH (Jurisprudence)

Knowledge of the rulings related to worship and transactions (this will be taught according to the classical Hanafi legal school). The following subjects will be covered:

  • Purification (Wudu, Ghusl, Tayammum, Istinja’ etc.)

  • Salah (Prayer)

  • Zakat (Obligatory Charity)

  • Sawm (Fasting)

  • Hajj and ‘Umrah

  • Marriage

  • Business

AQIDAH (Islamic Beliefs)

A thorough explanation of the acclaimed classical Islamic creedal text of the Ahl al-Sunna wa 'l-Jama'a known as “al-Aqidat al-Tahawiyya” which covers over a hundred points of a Muslim’s beliefs.

TAJWID (Correct Recitation of the Qur’an)

Covers theoretical knowledge of Tajwid based on the text “Tuhfat al-Atfal” as well as practical application of these rules while reciting. Also includes memorisation of the entire 30th part of the Qur'an (Juz’ ‘Amm). 

TAFSIR (Commentary of the Qur'an)

A reading of the entire Qur’an with a qualied teacher and Tafsir of Selected Surahs. 

HADITH (Prophetic Narrations)

Study of various Hadith texts under a teacher with explanation:

  • Al-Arba’in of Imam al-Nawawi

  • Athar Al-Sunan of Imam al-Nimawi

  • Al-Adab al-Mufrad of Imam al-Bukhari

Tarikh & Tarbiya (History and Islamic Nurturing)

Consists of the following:

  • Sirah (biography) of the Prophet ﷺ.

  • Shama’il (the character and the beauty of the Prophet ﷺ).

  • A study into the lives of Companions of the Prophet ﷺ and the early scholars of Islam. 


A comprehensive study of the Arabic Language from a beginner level covering:

  • An extensive and thorough study of al-’Arabiyya Bayna Yadayk.

  • The classical manual on Arabic - Matn al-Ajrumiyya.


Monday - Wednesday 10am -1pm  (Females only) 

Sundays - 10am - 2:30pm  (Separate classes for Males and Females)


Enrol now.

Taught by qualified Alim/Alimah.

Starting from the week commencing January 21st 2019.

The option for additional lessons is available if the required number of students are willing and interested and a specific time can be arranged. Please enquire for further details.