Al Salam Institute

sh akram class pic croped

Dr Mohammad Akram Nadwi is a world-renowned scholar of Indian origin, who received in-depth training in the traditional Islamic disciplines at Nadwat al-Ulama, Lucknow, India, and received a PhD in Arabic literature from Lucknow University. He conducted research for a number of years at the Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies, and has published widely in Urdu, Persian, Arabic and English; including translations, critical editions of Arabic texts, and original monographs on Islamic law, women hadith narrators, and such figures as Abu Hanifa and Sayyid Abul Hasan Ali Nadwi. He has received ijazah from over 600 scholars and completed a monumental 53-volume work of the lives of al-Muhaddithat (female scholars of hadith) in Islamic history.  He co-founded the Al-Salam Institute in 2006 and continues to serve as Principal and Senior Lecturer of the ASI Islamic Scholarship (‘Alimiyyah) Programme.

May 2016

Saturday 7th May: 9am – 5pm

Fiqh of Islamic Finance

Sunday 22nd May: 4:30pm – 6pm

Special Event: Hadith Reading with Shaykh Akram Nadwi


Sunday 22nd May: 6pm – 7pm

If the Oceans were Ink

June 2016

Saturday 4th June: 9am – 5pm

Fiqh of Islam, State, and Society

Saturday 4th June:  3pm – 7pm

Fiqh of Menstruation

Saturday 11th June: 9am – 5pm

Zakah Calculation

Sunday 12th June and Sunday 19th June:  9am – 5pm

Qiyas, Ijma’, Ijtihad: The Reality

Saturday 18th June: 9am – 5pm

Symposium of Contemporary Fiqh

Sunday 26th June 2016: 9am – 5pm

Inheritance Law

Coming Up…

August/September 2016

ASI Graduation Ceremony

Special Event: Hadith al-Musalsalat with Shaykh Akram Nadwi

October 2016

Islamic Scholarship Programme 2016-2017

March/April 2017

Sacred Sciences Journey 2017: ‘UMRAH

Dr Nadwi has published widely in Urdu, Persian, Arabic and English, including translations (like his work on Shah Wali Allah), editions of Arabic texts (such as a renowned critical edition of Usul al-Shashi in Hanafi jurisprudence), and original monographs (on Islamic law, women hadith narrators and such figures as Abu Hanifa and Sayyid Abul Hasan Ali Nadwi).

Contact for a full list of Dr Nadwi’s publications.

Please use the form below to request Shaykh Akram to speak at a future engagement.


©Al-Salam Institute 2016 . All rights reserved.