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Sheikh Sajid Umar was born in Leicester, UK. He attended primary and secondary school and college in Harare (Zimbabwe), where he studied IT and obtained a first class degree. Having memorised the Quran at the age of 18 and successfully opening an IT business, he turned his attention towards Islamic studies. He travelled to Riyadh where he enrolled at Imam Muhammed Ibn Saud Islamic University completing a University Diploma in Arabic language and Islamic Sciences. He continued his studies at al-Imam University, graduating with a Bachelor’s degree in Shariah, and a master’s degree in Judiciary (Qadha) from the Higher Institute for Judiciary Studies (Ma’had al-ali li’l-Qada) at al-Imam University. His Master’s Thesis was a Shariah based study of Liquidity Management using the famous Repurchase Agreement concept. He is now pursuing his PhD in the institute of Judiciary in Riyadh, specialising in Fiqh. He has spent much of his semester breaks teaching various Islamic and development programs for the youth and adults worldwide. These classes ranged from lectures in Masajid, Conferences, Radio, TV and via Online mediums. He has also spent time working on syllabus and curriculum for use in Islamic schools based in the West. He is also a Senior Lecturer at Knowledge International University and a member of their Academic Management Team. His hobbies include building computers to customer specs, book collecting and reading. Sheikh Sajid is also the ‘Director of Islamic Development’ for Mercy Mission World, AlKauthar and Student’s Guild Lecturer, Chief Islamic Editor for Little Explorers Magazine, and project manager for several media related programs specific to Islamic Satellite Channels. Sh. Sajid is married and has two sons, named Abdullah and Ahmed. He has a brown belt in karate, is a keen golfer, swimmer, footballer and cricketer, and has completed several articles and dissertations on the Islamic Sciences.

Sheikh Sajid Umar was born in Leicester, UK. He attended primary and secondary school and college in Harare (Zimbabwe), where he studied IT and obtained a first class degree. Having memorised the Quran at the age of 18 and successfully opening an IT business, he turned his attention towards Islamic studies. He travelled to Riyadh where he enrolled at Imam Muhammed Ibn Saud Islamic University completing a University Diploma in Arabic language and Islamic Sciences. He continued his studies at al-Imam University, graduating with a Bachelor’s degree in Shariah, and a master’s degree in Judiciary (Qadha) from the Higher Institute for Judiciary Studies (Ma’had al-ali li’l-Qada) at al-Imam University. His Master’s Thesis was a Shariah based study of Liquidity Management using the famous Repurchase Agreement concept. He is now pursuing his PhD in the institute of Judiciary in Riyadh, specialising in Fiqh. He has spent much of his semester breaks teaching various Islamic and development programs for the youth and adults worldwide. These classes ranged from lectures in Masajid, Conferences, Radio, TV and via Online mediums. He has also spent time working on syllabus and curriculum for use in Islamic schools based in the West. He is also a Senior Lecturer at Knowledge International University and a member of their Academic Management Team. His hobbies include building computers to customer specs, book collecting and reading. Sheikh Sajid is also the ‘Director of Islamic Development’ for Mercy Mission World, AlKauthar and Student’s Guild Lecturer, Chief Islamic Editor for Little Explorers Magazine, and project manager for several media related programs specific to Islamic Satellite Channels. Sh. Sajid is married and has two sons, named Abdullah and Ahmed. He has a brown belt in karate, is a keen golfer, swimmer, footballer and cricketer, and has completed several articles and dissertations on the Islamic Sciences.
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Sheikh Sajid Umar was born in Leicester, UK. He attended primary and secondary school and college in Harare (Zimbabwe), where he studied IT and obtained a first class degree. Having memorised the Quran at the age of 18 and successfully opening an IT business, he turned his attention towards Islamic studies. He travelled to Riyadh where he enrolled at Imam Muhammed Ibn Saud Islamic University completing a University Diploma in Arabic language and Islamic Sciences. He continued his studies at al-Imam University, graduating with a Bachelor’s degree in Shariah, and a master’s degree in Judiciary (Qadha) from the Higher Institute for Judiciary Studies (Ma’had al-ali li’l-Qada) at al-Imam University. His Master’s Thesis was a Shariah based study of Liquidity Management using the famous Repurchase Agreement concept. He is now pursuing his PhD in the institute of Judiciary in Riyadh, specialising in Fiqh. He has spent much of his semester breaks teaching various Islamic and development programs for the youth and adults worldwide. These classes ranged from lectures in Masajid, Conferences, Radio, TV and via Online mediums. He has also spent time working on syllabus and curriculum for use in Islamic schools based in the West. He is also a Senior Lecturer at Knowledge International University and a member of their Academic Management Team. His hobbies include building computers to customer specs, book collecting and reading. Sheikh Sajid is also the ‘Director of Islamic Development’ for Mercy Mission World, AlKauthar and Student’s Guild Lecturer, Chief Islamic Editor for Little Explorers Magazine, and project manager for several media related programs specific to Islamic Satellite Channels. Sh. Sajid is married and has two sons, named Abdullah and Ahmed. He has a brown belt in karate, is a keen golfer, swimmer, footballer and cricketer, and has completed several articles and dissertations on the Islamic Sciences.

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English


Episodes

Welcoming the 1st 10 days of Dhul Hijjah

7/25/2018
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In this lecture conducted at Masjid Abbaas in Harare, Zimbabwe, Sh. Sajid Umar shares lessons and inspirations related to the season of worship known as the 1st 10 days of Dhul-Hijjah. Source - Sajid Ahmed Umar – Welcoming the 1st 10 days of Dhul Hijjah. Donate to Muslim Central

Duration:00:54:27

Transformers Ep. 2 - Don't Be a Sergeant Major, But A Nurturer

7/18/2018
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An exciting series sharing short inspirations with the purpose of transformation Source - Sajid Ahmed Umar – Transformers Ep. 2 – Don’t Be a Sergeant Major, But A Nurturer. Donate to Muslim Central

Duration:00:08:56

Transformers Ep. 1 - Cave Days

7/18/2018
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An exciting series sharing short inspirations with the purpose of transformation Source - Sajid Ahmed Umar – Transformers Ep. 1 – Cave Days. Donate to Muslim Central

Duration:00:09:28

How to Deal with Stress - an Islamic perspective

7/18/2018
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In this Lecture conducted at the Kensington Prayer Facility in Harare, Zimbabwe, Sheikh Sajid Umar Discusses the Islamic perspective on stress and tips of dealing with it from an Islamic perspective. Source - Sajid Ahmed Umar – How to Deal with Stress – an Islamic perspective. Donate to Muslim Central

Duration:01:06:09

The Sunnah The Better!

5/18/2018
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Ramadan 2018 nightly short taraweeh reflection series, Night: 2 Source - Sajid Ahmed Umar – The Sunnah The Better!. Donate to Muslim Central

Duration:00:07:29

Ramadan Tips - A must consideration every Ramadan

5/17/2018
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In this short presentation, Sh. Sajid Umar delivers 2 amazing tips in a way ‘never heard of before’. If you are a Muslim Professional; this presentation will especially engage you. Source - Sajid Ahmed Umar – Ramadan Tips – A must consideration every Ramadan. Donate to Muslim Central

Duration:00:10:12

Change for The Sake Of Change Is Not Change!

5/17/2018
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Ramadan 2018 nightly short taraweeh reflection series. Night: 1 Source - Sajid Ahmed Umar – Change for The Sake Of Change Is Not Change!. Donate to Muslim Central

Duration:00:04:59

10 Practical Tips On How To Increase Khushoo In Your Prayer

3/12/2018
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Source - Sajid Ahmed Umar – 10 Practical Tips On How To Increase Khushoo In Your Prayer. Donate to Muslim Central

Duration:01:38:59

Story Night: Glad Tidings Came To Him Whilst He Prayed

3/12/2018
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Source - Sajid Ahmed Umar – Story Night: Glad Tidings Came To Him Whilst He Prayed. Donate to Muslim Central

Duration:01:14:50

Conversations With Allah: The Prayer

3/9/2018
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Greenlane Masjid, UK Source - Sajid Ahmed Umar – Conversations With Allah: The Prayer. Donate to Muslim Central

Duration:00:41:33

How To Increase Your Earnings

1/16/2018
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In this talk delivered it the Zayed Bin Muhammed Winter Family Gathering in Dubai in January 2018 Seikh Sajid Umar discusses the following: 1. The meanings of ‘Barakah’ from a language and shariah perspective. 2. How to bring buying power into your earnings 3. How to bless your wealth and life with more 4. Answers... [Read More] Source - Sajid Ahmed Umar – How To Increase Your Earnings. Donate to Muslim Central

Duration:01:27:09

Imam Nawawi's 40 Hadeeth - 4

12/11/2017
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Source - Sajid Ahmed Umar – Imam Nawawi’s 40 Hadeeth – 4. Donate to Muslim Central

Duration:00:50:06

Imam Nawawi's 40 Hadeeth - 3

12/11/2017
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Source - Sajid Ahmed Umar – Imam Nawawi’s 40 Hadeeth – 3. Donate to Muslim Central

Duration:00:40:43

Imam Nawawi's 40 Hadeeth - 2

12/11/2017
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Source - Sajid Ahmed Umar – Imam Nawawi’s 40 Hadeeth – 2. Donate to Muslim Central

Duration:00:50:46

Imam Nawawi's 40 Hadeeth - 1

12/11/2017
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-A brief insight into Imam anNawawi -A brief insight into the book – The 40 Hadeeth of Nawawi -What is Ikhlaas (Sincerity) -The relationship between the intention and sincerity -They types of intentions and their impact on different actions -How to make our work, play, study etc a paradise building exercise -An insight into the... [Read More] Source - Sajid Ahmed Umar – Imam Nawawi’s 40 Hadeeth – 1. Donate to Muslim Central

Duration:00:44:32

The Power Of Dua

12/1/2017
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In this simple and summarised lecture presented at the Melbourne Madeenah in Melbourne Australia, Sh. Sajid Umar discussed the power of dua in our lives and covers the following: – The types of Dua in Islam – Dua, the essence of worship – Dua, the weapon of a believer – Dua, the conversation with Allah... [Read More] Source - Sajid Ahmed Umar – The Power Of Dua. Donate to Muslim Central

Duration:00:59:46

Knowledge Seminaries and the Names of Allah

10/27/2017
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In this talk delivered to the students of an Islamic seminary in Colombo, Sri Lanka, Sheikh Sajid Umar reminds us of the gifts of knowledge seminaries and touches on the Names of Allah, including: -How many names does Allah have? -Is it enough to just memorise the names of Allah to enter jannah? -Where did... [Read More] Source - Sajid Ahmed Umar – Knowledge Seminaries and the Names of Allah. Donate to Muslim Central

Duration:01:20:44

Setting a Vision for Your Life - E2

10/25/2017
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Muslim Life Hackers “A wise man once said, a candle illuminates but light focused is a laser and a laser cuts through steel…. This is what the vision does, it focuses us. It tells us who we are, it tells us who we are not, it tells us why we do what we do, why... [Read More] Source - Sajid Ahmed Umar – Setting a Vision for Your Life – E2. Donate to Muslim Central

Duration:00:46:45

Salah- Your conversation with Allah

8/29/2017
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This lecture was delivered in Brisbane, Australia during August of 2017. In this lecture Sh. Sajid Umar explains the reality of the Salaah in this life and the next, and exactly why we need to get in line & shape with regards to it. What is the relationship between leadership, making executive decisions & Salah,... [Read More] Source - Sajid Ahmed Umar – Salah- Your conversation with Allah. Donate to Muslim Central

Duration:00:58:38

A Beneficial Home a Beneficial Society

8/29/2017
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This lecture was delivered during the August 2017 London Lecture Series titled: A beneficial home, a beneficial society, courtesy of Explore Conference UK. In this lecture Sh. Sajid Umar connects the legacy of a beneficial home to the legacy of da’wah, which was the legacy of the Prophets and Messengers of Allah Almighty. He highlights... [Read More] Source - Sajid Ahmed Umar – A Beneficial Home a Beneficial Society. Donate to Muslim Central

Duration:01:03:47