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Ramadhan mubarak!

Ramadhan mubarak!

Eid ul-fitr: Tuesday, June 4

Qiyam-ul-lail at 2 am in the last ten nights: May 24 - June 2

We have programs planned throughout the month: Lecture & Iftar; Khatam-al-Qur'an; and more! (With ASL services)


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We're hiring: summer camp jobs!

Several positions are available - please review the job descriptions, and apply for the position(s) you're interested in before May 22.

Successful applicants will be required to commit for 7 or 8 continuous weeks from June 24, until the end of the camp. → Get details & apply

Leaders in Training Program: Jul. 2 - Aug. 9

The Leaders in Training Program will provide youth age 16-22 the opportunity to develop leadership skills, including effective communication, problem solving and planning skills through workshops and hands-on experience planning and executing programs for summer camp participants. The program will admit a limited number of youth who demonstrate interest in community development, are willing to take initiative and demonstrate creative spirit and a positive attitude. Applications must be received before June 1.

Get details & apply
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Youth leadership camp: Jul. 2 - Aug. 9

Youth Leadership Camp for 13-15 year olds! The camp will provide an enriched experience for students who wish to develop important life skills in a fun and engaging environment. Based on weekly registration, the Camp will offer basic Islamic instruction, Qur'an recitation skills, project-oriented experience through small community initiatives. Registration will be capped at 30 participants. Register early to avoid disappointment..

See registration page for refund policy

Summer camp: Jul. 2 - Aug. 9

Six weeks of learning, fun & creativity! In addition to arts & crafts, recreational & outdoor activities, and field trips, the program offers engaging Islamic activities. Our facilities at the IIT, with a huge gymnasium and playing field, prayer facilities and classrooms are ideal for a program of this nature. Get more details

New Muslim Support Circle

Fasting can be a challenge for a new Muslim! Are you a new Muslim who would like to join a support circle this Ramadan?

Dr. Abdullah Hakim Quick will facilitate an informal group every Wednesday, one hour before Maghrib. Then join us for iftar!

Registration required


Eventbrite - Child-care during ramadhan

Free evening child-care during ramadhan: Fri. & Sat. evening

On Fridays and Saturdays, we are pleased to offer free baby-sitting/child-care (for children 3 - 10 years old) during isha & the first eight rakah of tarawih.

Registration required


Ramadhan volunteer sign-up

Many opportunites to gain rewards in the blessed month of Ramadhan! → sign-up here if you're interested!


Hajj registration: OPEN!

Act quickly if you wish to go - registration ends as soon as all spots are gone - only a few spots remain.

Program details | Registration form

Winter 2019 Semester

Alhamdulillah, our Winter 2019 Semester Courses are out! Register for one of our NEW or CONTINUING courses (or an on-demand course) in three simple steps:
1. Log-in/sign-up at open-institute.thinkific.com
2. Click on any course for its details
3. Submit your info. (and payment if it's not a free course)

Note: Some courses are offered in-class and online. We encourage you to attend in person; however if this is not possible then you can access the course online or through a live-stream on facebook. In-class students have the opportunity to interact directly with our scholars and teachers, and registered students will have all material, quizzes, and access to video lectures for review!

AskTheScholar.com relaunched!

Alhamdulillah Shaikh Ahmad Kutty has served the Muslim community for almost half a century in various capacities as a Muslim Scholar. His website, AskTheScholar.com provides a forum for detailed answers and guidance to life's everyday issues. Check out its new look and share it with your friends and family.

A reliable source of answers to questions about living Islam.

Tafseer sessions: 2nd & 4th Sat. of the month, 6 pm

Join us for one of our flagship programs, where Shaikh Abdool Hamid discusses central concepts in the Qur'an. These sessions systematically explain the verses of the Holy Qur'an from the earliest sources.

Children's evening madrassa: weekdays, 5:30 pm

A special children's evening class in Qur'anic recitation and Islamic studies. It runs for the entire school year and follows a standard school calendar. Teachers include Hafiz Hassan Mohamed, Ibrahim Farook and others, and is managed by Imam Kamruzzaman. Children between the ages of 5-14 are eligible - $30 per month per child.
Registration done at IIT

Friday night classes

Our Friday Night Family Program resumed Jan. 11 with children's classes (6 pm), Youth Class with Shaikh Abdool Hamid, and Adult Class with Dr. Abdullah Hakim Quick.

Three major issues of our times! with Sh. Abdullah Hakim Quick

Friday: Decoded! Where we get behind the scenes of what the Friday Sermon is really about!

IIT Ball Hockey League: Now accepting new players for 2019-2020 season

Want to be part of the excitement starting in September? Get your name added now to our contact list for our upcoming ball hockey season. Must be 6-16 years old. All skill levels including absolute beginners accepted.

Email Khalid or call him at 416-894-5758 to be added now to the contact list so he can contact you when registration begins in August.

Wishing you all a blessed Ramadan.

Can I Remove Hijab for Safety Reasons?

Shaikh Ahmad Kutty - If you have genuine reasons to fear for your safety, then you are allowed to remove hijab while wearing modestly as best as you can. It would be best if you make the judgment for yourself based on your moral conscience.

However, you are not allowed to remove Hijab if there is no real threat or fear. In other words, isolated incidents of harassment or mocking cannot justify your decision for removing Hijab. Continued...

Can Muslims use recreational cannabis?

Shaikh Ahmad Kutty - According to scientific studies, using marijuana is proven to be deleterious to mental and physical health. Since Islam is a religion that stresses preservation of life, mind, and health as priorities, a Muslim cannot resort to it, or condone its use as it would be akin to suicide and self-destruction... → Continued...


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Islamic counselling with IIT scholars

Shaikh Ahmad Kutty: Tuesdays 10 am - 12 pm - preferably by appointment at consultation@islam.ca
Shaikh Musleh Khan: Tuesdays & Thursdays 4-7 pm - preferably by appointment at consultation@islam.ca
Shaikh Abdool Hamid: Mondays & Wednesdays 4-7 pm - preferably by appointment at consultation@islam.ca
Dr. Abdullah Hakim Quick: Tuesdays & Wednesdays 3-7 pm - preferably by appointment at consultation@islam.ca

Essentials of Living The Path - Tips For Living an Examined Life

(Shaikh Ahmad Kutty) Reflecting the ethical and spiritual vision of Islam - a concise view of the Islamic belief and practices

Confronting Islamophobia and racism

All praises are due to Allah, Lord of the worlds and may the peace and blessings of Allah be constantly showered upon our Beloved Prophet Muhammad forever.

As we move further into the 21st Century, the tensions and crises of the world are increasing by the day. Muslims, in the past, have always looked to the guidance of their Lord and the methodology of the Last Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) to bring light in the time of darkness. Continued...

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IIT Academy

The IIT Academy is a registered private school with the Ontario Ministry of Education, and offers the full Ontario curriculum (JK - grade 8), as well as Islamic Studies, Arabic Language, Qur'an Recitation and French.

→  Visit iitacademy.ca for school news & registration information


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