Milestone Events

Online Event, December 2020

Celebrating the Prophet ﷺ

In a series of  four live sessions, Shaykh al-Yaqoubi was reading and commenting on his book “The Moroccan Revelations”, a captivating poem in praise of the Prophet ﷺ, putting into practice his device “The response to slander is praise“.


In February 2020. Shaykh Muhammad al-Yaqoubi toured the island of Mauritius, teaching the Sunnah, giving advice to the Muslim community, leading dhikr in the mosques, and reciting hadith. 

He recitied two collections of forty hadith: The Ajlouniyya, compiling the first hadith of the famous hadith books, and his own compilation of the last hadith in each of them – Al-Awakhir. The latter was gifted to the all students who attended, in place or online, and it is also gifted in PDF format.

Istanbul, Turkey, August 2019

Historical recital of Sahih al-Bukhari

Shaykh Muhammad al-Yaqoubi recited the full Sahih al-Bukhari at a historical event in Istanbul in 2019. Scholars testified that it was the greatest event of this nature in the past 100 years. The recital was held in the Mihrimah mosque, one of the largest mosques in Istanbul. The final session filled the mosque with 8000 attendees.
600 students followed the full recitation and were given ijaza, together with a copy of the “Introduction to Sahih al-Bukhari”, a valuable scholarly reference  written by the Shaykh for this particular occasion. This book was later gifted in PDF format.

Istanbul, Turkey, NovEMBER 2019

Shamail al-Habib al-Mustafa ﷺ

A book on hadith about the features, character and habits of Prophet Muhammad ﷺ, compiled by Shaykh Muhamad al-Yaqoubi, in a way that emulates the style of Imam al-Nawawi.

This makes it accessible not only to scholars and students, but also to the common Muslim. 

About 500 students were given ijaza. 

Copies of the book were gifted to the students, and the books was also gifted generally in PDF format.

Madrid, Spain, April 2019

Manthur al-Khitab

A precious piece of classical Sufi literature by Imam al-Qushayri, annoted by Shaykh Muhammad al-Yaqoubi, and explained in a way that meets the needs of a modern audience.

Strasbourg, France, Nov 2016

Forty Hadith

The Forty hadith of Imam al-Nawawi are pivotal for the religon of Islam, and essential for every Muslim.

This classical collection was taught by Shaykh Muhammad al-Yaqoubi in the traditional manner, conveying some of the most valuable chains of narration.

Singapore, November 2018

Launching Refuting ISIS in Malay

Refuting ISIS by Shaykh Muhammad al-Yaqoubi, has been translated into eight languages, offering communities all over the world a valuable resource against the growing threat of radicalism and exclusivism.

The Malay translation was launched during the Seminar for Asatizah (religious teachers) at of the Islamic Religious Council of Singapore (MUIS) in November 2018.

California, US, July 2016

Refuting ISIS Lecture

Refuting ISIS, presented by its author, Shaykh Muhammad al-Yaqoubi. 

In a seminal lecture at the Zaytuna College, the Shaykh addressed many contemporary issues on which Muslims from East to West are in need of scholarly guidance.