AT-TAWHEED (THE CREED)

1. Course overview:

Tawheed is the foundation of the Islamic belief system, the rule, and criteria upon which all acts of worship are accepted or rejected, the set of principles that defines actions leading to the attainment of the Ridha or the wrath of the Creator. This course is designed to take the students through the importance of understanding the concept of Tawheed, types of Tawheed, things that nullify the Aqidah (creed) of a Muslim and the role of Tawheed in the daily routine of every Muslim.

2. Course objectives:

    • Provide students with basic and adequate information about the Islamic creed.
    • Provide students with guidelines on how and why the Manhaj (Al-Quran and Sunnah) of the prophet and the pious Salaf in Aqeedah is worth following,
    • Inculcate the consciousness of living by the main purpose of life and creation in students. 

3. Course outline:

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1The covenants that God took on Mankind.
2The Saved Sect 
3The Six Pillars of Faith 
4Tah’reef, Ta 'teel and Tamtheel
5Description of the Attributes of Allah
6Affirmation and negation of Allah’s Attributes 
7Affirmation of Hearing, Seeing and Intention for Allah 
8The Attributes of Love and Justice 
9The Attributes of Mercy, Pleasure, Wrath, and Curse.
10Affirmation of  Face, Eyes and Hands for Allah 
11Attributes of Allah regarding Grip, Planning (Makru’l-Lah) and Pardon. 
12Attributes that Allah is exalted from 
13Affirmation of Transcendence and Istiwa’ for Allah