In the name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Merciful
18 DECEMBER 2014/25 SAFFAR 1436
SHAYKH AFEEFUDDIN AL JAILANI, SPECIAL GUEST AT MASS MAWLID 1436 CONFIRMED
As salaam Alaykum wa Rahmatulahi wa barakatu.
MawlidSA is pleased to announce that the honored and renowned scholar of Deen, Shaykh Afeefuddin al-Jailani will be arriving in South Africa as the honored guest of Mass Mawlid 1436. Shaykh Maulana Afeefuddin Al-Jailani Al Qadri Al Baghdadi is a 33rd direct descendant of the Prophet Muhammad sal Allahu alayhi wa alihi was salam. He is also a 19th descendant of Al Sheikh Abdul Qadir Al-Jailani (Rahmatulahialayhi).
Shaykh Afeefuddin Al-Jailani is one of the most renowned Islamic scholars and the founder and leader of the Qadriya spiritual path.
Shaykh Afeefuddin specializes in jurisprudence, shariah laws and spirituality. One of his greatest teachers is the current Mufti of Iraq, Shaykh Abdul Karim Al Mudarris (also known as Abdul Karim Bayarah). Shaykh Afeefuddin has been certified as an Islamic scholar by Shaykh Abdul Karim Al Mudarris – with the credentials of Ijaza Ilmiya. He has studied with many other Islamic scholars as well.
Shaykh Afeefuddin was born and raised in Baghdad in 1972. He completed his college while specializing in the shariah sciences. He was the Imam and Khatib in several mosques in Baghdad including the Mosque of Shaykh Abdul Qadir Al-Jailani. He was also a frequent guest lecturer in Iraq and other countries. Currently living and teaching in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, many students from around the world travel to learn from Shaykh Afeefuddin.
MawlidSA welcomes each and every one to benefit from the presence of scholars who have dedicated their lives to serving humanity by sharing the pearls and gems passed on from their illustrious forefathers to the 21st century.