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Shaykh Pirzada at Alumni Conference of DMG Bhera Sharif

Shaykh Muhammad Imdad Hussain Pirzada recently travelled to Pakistan to attend the two-day international alumni conference of Dar-ul-Uloom Muhammadia Ghausia in Bhera Sharif, Pakistan, that took place on 21st and 22nd April 2018. The conference saw the graduation of 480 scholars who completed their studies at the institution in 2017 and 2018, and hundreds of […]

Statement on the passing away of Pir Atiq-ur-Rehman Faizpuri (RA)

Allah’s name I begin with, the utmost Kind, the ever Merciful. ON THE PASSING AWAY OF PIR ATIQ-UR-REHMAN FAIZPURI (RA) – Shaykh al-Tariqah of an esteemed Khanqah (Dhangri Sharif) in Azad Kashmir, Pakistan, Shaykh Pir Muhammad Atiq-ur-Rehman Faizpuri (ra), has departed to his Lord. “Indeed we are for Allah, and to Him we are return.” […]

Team JAK Tough Mudder Challenge – In support of Jamia Al-Karam

Team JAK will be participating in the Tough Mudder Challenge on the 12th of May, in support of the wonderful work of Jamia Al-Karam. Tough Mudder is a team-oriented obstacle course designed to test physical strength and mental grit. Tough Mudder puts camaraderie over finisher rankings and is not a race but a team challenge. […]

Teacher of Scholars, Allama Mufti Muhammad Sharfuddin (Ra) has passed away

The Founder and Principal of Jamia Al-Karam,Shaykh Muhammad Imdad Hussain Pirzada, on behalf of everyone associated with Jamia Al-Karam expresses his sadness and condolences at the passing away of the teacher of scholars, Shaykh-ul-Hadith Allama Mufti Muhammad Sharfuddin (ra), who has recently passed away whilst in Pakistan. Indeed we are for Allah, and indeed to […]

Vice-Principal attends an evening with Shaykh Abdullah Bin Bayyan on ‘Islam in a Globalising World’

The Vice-Principal, Bakhtyar Pirzada al-Azhari, attended an evening with Shaykh Abdullah Bin Bayyah (Forum for Peace, UAE) and Shaykh Hamza Yusuf (Zaytuna College, USA), on Thursday 2 November 2017. The evening was titled ‘Islam in a Globalising World’ and was jointly hosted in London by the Forum for Peace and Imams Online. During the evening, […]

Jamia Al-Karam holds intellectual and spiritual gathering of zikr and reflection.

Jamia Al-Karam marked this previous weekend with its first Shabb-e Karam (Night of Benevolence). On Saturday night, 14 October 2017, with blessings and specific permission from the honourable Pir Muhammad Amin Ul Hasnat Shah of Bhera Sharif, Pakistan, and under the direction of Shaykh Muhammad Imdad Hussain Pirzada, intellectual and spiritual gatherings of zikr and […]

Shaykh Allama Sayyid Muhammad Mahdi Mian Chishti (Ajmer Sharif, India) visited Jamia Al-Karam

On Wednesday 11 October 2017, the scholarly elder and learned custodian of the renowned spiritual Khanqah of Ajmer Sharif, India, namely Shaykh Allama Sayyid Muhammad Mahdi Mian Chishti, visited Shaykh Muhammad Imdad Hussain Pirzada at Jamia Al-Karam. Ajmer Sharif is home to the resting place and landmark mausoleum of the early 13th century Sufi scholar […]

Nottinghamshire Fire & Rescue Service provide training at Jamia Al-Karam

On Thursday 12th October, the Nottinghamshire Fire & Rescue Service visited Jamia Al-Karam and presented a powerful seminar on Road Traffic Collision (RTC) awareness to young car drivers, which was followed by an impressive RTC rescue demonstration. Students were able to meet the personnel from the Fire & Rescue Service and Specialist Rescue Unit and […]

New Boilers & LPG Tanks Project – Jamia Al-Karam Urgent Appeal

Jamia Al-Karam has been serving the community since 1985, and since 1995 from the Eaton Hall campus in Retford. The Eaton Hall campus was built in the 1950s.  The building at that time was running on old inefficient coalpowered boilers. During those early years, we were able to install commercial oil-powered boilers, which have served […]

Barcelona Attack: Statement from the British Muslim Forum

Following the tragic events in Barcelona, the British Muslim Forum, which is chaired by the Principal of Jamia Al-Karam, Shaykh Muhammad Imdad Hussain Pirzada, issued the following statement. Barcelona Attack: BMF condemnation of the terror attacks in Spain The British Muslim Forum (BMF) most strongly condemns the evil, cowardly acts of terror that occurred yesterday […]