Religious Figure

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Rahman Madani

Imam of Darul Ummah

Maulana Madani presents the hugely popular weekly prime time show “Islam Essentials” on Channel S TV. He is also the Principal of Jamiatul Ummah secondary school and is a respected Islamic scholar.

Shaykkh Abdul Qayyum

Chief Imam of East London Mosque

Shaykh Abdul Qayyum is a widely respected cleric. He is a former lecturer at the international Islamic University of Malaysia and has previously studied in Saudi Arabia. Currently undertaking his PhD at SOAS, he is a patron of the Richard House children’s hospice and supports a number of charities.

Shaykh Mahmudul Hassan

Imam of Essex Mosque

Shaykh Mahmadul Hassan presents Jibon Jiggasha, an Islamic Q& A show on NTV Sky 852. He holds various qualifications in Arabic and is currently studying for a PhD at the Institute of Education (University of London).

Imam Ahmad Faruq Siddiqi (New Entry)

Muslim chaplain at the Barts Health NHS Trust

Imam Ahmad Faruq is chaplain at one of the largest NHS trusts in the country and regularly contributes to community media on health issues. He participates in various interfaith work and also acted as Muslim chaplain at the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games.

Shaykh Shams Ad-Duha Muhammad

Principal of Ebrahim College

Shaykh Shams is a leading young Islamic scholar, who is actively involved in developing innovative educational models for young British Muslims. He is a well-known speaker on a wide range of topics and makes regular TV appearances. He is a highly respected translator of classical Islamic texts and is also an author in his own right.