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Fall courses

Visit open-institute.thinkific.com for details on Fall Courses, one is featured below:

Sects and Cults in the Muslim World

This course is designed to explore the historical roots of the Last Message and the background surrounding the revelation to Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) and then to show what happened to the Muslim World.

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163rd IIT Scouts Group

We are pleased to announce that we started our 15th year of Scouting at IIT. The in-person meeting was held following all COVID-19 safety procedures set by Scouts Canada and the Islamic Institute of Toronto (IIT).

Please contact us for information on youth and volunteer registrations.

Archive of fatwa session

We're hiring!

Teaching positions

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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.

Missed our Tafseer Sessions? Here is a playlist with over 20 Sessions you can watch at your leisure.

Check out our other playlists on YouTube:
Ramadan Qur'an
Daily Du'a Series (204 Episodes!)

Jumu’ah


Insha’Allah we will be having one Salaatul Jumu’ah in the field at 1:30 pm

  • All COVID measures remain in place
  • Being your prayer rug, and a chair if you will need one
  • Keep your masks on, and remain physically distanced for the entire duration of the khutbah and prayer
  • Dress for the weather and bring an umbrella for rain/shade
  • We will keep the khutbah to a maximum of 15 minutes; however, if you are prone to a heat stroke, or experiencing medical issues please refrain from attending
  • Make wudhu at home as washroom facilities will not be available

Please check our website and facebook for any change to this information. If the forecast calls for rain, we will resort to indoors Jumu’ah with registration on Friday morning at 8:00 am

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Daily fajr & maghrib

We are pleased to announce a limited opening for fajr & maghrib on a daily basis.

Registration must be done to ensure we have updated information. Attendance will be allowed only for those who have pre-registered and have been screened for COVID-19 symptoms through the registration process.

Registration is open for both brothers and sisters and is required to ensure compliance with the law, and to facilitate contact tracing.

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The Friday Hour: 7:30 pm

Keeping the Faith! Fridays at 7:30 PM. Please gather your family for an inspirational, educational and interactive program where we will explore elements of our Faith; reflect on important lessons and discuss current and emerging issues. This program will be streamed live on facebook and YouTube and islam.ca.

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Friday Hour

Friday khutbah

Thematic study of Surah Nur

Lessons from the Lives of Al Khulafaa Ar Rashidun

Sects and cults in the Muslim world

Tafseer session


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Sadaqah jariyah

Sadaqa jariyah means ongoing or perpetual charity.

It is a form of charity which, unlike other charities, survives the donor and continues to be a source of blessings for the donor long after they have passed. The Prophet (peace be upon him) said, “When a person dies, all his works cease except three things: ongoing charity, beneficial knowledge, or righteous offspring that pray for him.” (Reported by Muslim and others on the authority of Abu Hurayrah)

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