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Dr. Yasir Qadhi

Yasir Qadhi was born in Houston, Texas and completed his primary and secondary education in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. He graduated with a B.Sc. in Chemical Engineering from the University of Houston, after which he was accepted as a student at the Islamic University of Madinah. After completing a diploma in Arabic, he graduated with a B.A. from the College of Hadith and Islamic Sciences. Thereafter, he completed a M.A. in Islamic Theology from the College of Dawah, after which he returned to America and completed his doctorate, in Religious Studies, from Yale University.Currently he is the Dean of al-Maghrib Institute, the Resident Scholar of the Memphis Islamic Center, and a professor at Rhodes College, in Memphis, TN.

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Understanding Wisdom Behind Pain and Suffering

Understanding Wisdom Behind Pain and Suffering

What is the wisdom behind pain? We are all afflicted with tests, tribulations, pain and suffering. Each and every one of us faces individual challenges. It is difficult though to understand the reasons behind pain in this world. Wisdom Behind Pain This eye opening video gives insight into the important things in life. Join Dr …


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