Welcome to the new Arabic teaching resource of our respected Shaykh
Dr. V. Abdur Rahim – an outstanding Scholar of Arabic Language and Literature and renowned for teaching Arabic to non-natives of it, for more than half a century. Our Shaykh was formerly Professor of Arabic Language for 30 years at the Islaamic University of Madinah, and then Director of the ‘Institute of Teaching Arabic as a Foreign Language’, Islaamic University, Madinah. Currently our Shaykh is the Director of the Translation Centre at the ‘King Fahd Glorious Qur’aan Printing Complex’and has served as its Director for over 15 years (may Allaah preserve him and benefit us with his knowledge).
Complete beginners: Start your journey to mastering Arabic with our free Arabic language courses and accompanying media resources in an interactive learning atmosphere.
Advanced students: Excel in understanding the Qur’aan and Sunnah with our free Qur’aanic Arabic courses, audio and visual resources, Hadiith expositions and 2-year Arabic Language and Islaamic Studies Syllabus of the Islaamic University, Madinah.
Through carefully studying selected texts of the Qur’aan, ‘aHaadiith and classical Arabic literature you will develop your understanding to a very advanced level, learn intricate aspects of grammar, language, Sarf , style and eloquence and build on what you have already learnt with the Shaykh, in sha Allaah. You will also be prepared and equipped to understand traditional Arabic texts like the weighty Al-Alfiyyah of Ibn Maalik (raHimahu llaah).
Book Fair offers you essential materials for purchase and extracts to sample and enjoy. (For a quick overview of all materials at this site, see ‘Books & Courses’ in the section: Our Shaykh).
CHILDREN’S LIBRARY & BOOK FAIR
Kids: Race to your own library and book fair and start learning the language of the Qur’aan in a fun-filled learning atmosphere. You will learn through various creative techniques such as grammar rhymes, educational art tasks and lively oral drills.
To supplement your studies in the on-line libraries and materials from Book Fair, our Shaykh is teaching the Arabic sciences through five on-line study programmes:
Q & A
Questions on any of the Arabic sciences are answered by the Shaykh in Q & A.