Naazra & Hifz Course Instructors
Hifz Course Instructors
Shaykh Hafiz Muslim Mia
After memorizing the Holy Quran in Hossainia Ashraful Uloom Institute in 1966, Shaykh Hafiz Muslim Mia spent five years in learning Quran and Hadith in the same Institute. During his studies in the Institute, he benefited from Hadhrat Moulana Abdul Wahab and Hadhrat Moulana Abdul Khaliq. His spiritual teacher is Hafiz Muhammadullah, khalifa of Hadhrat Moulana Ashraf Ali Tanwi and had the opportunity to benefit from Hadhrat Moulana Abrarul Haque, Hadhrat Moulana Hakeem Akhtar, and Hadhrat Moulana Arshad Madani. He taught Tahfeezul Quran for about 30 years in Ashraful Uloom. In 2009 he migrated to New York, where he has been teaching in Darul Uloom New York as a Hifz course instructor.
Shaykh Mohammed Saiful Islam
From among the first teachers of Darul Uloom New York, Shaykh Mohammed Saiful Islam started his primary education in Islam in 1975. He later enrolled into Jamia Qurania Lalbag Institute where he had the opportunity to benefit from Mufti Mansoorul Haque and Mufti Aminul Islam. Having studied for six years in Jamia Qurania, he moved to Hossainia Ashraful Uloom Barakatara, Dhaka in 1985. He benefited from the company of prestigious scholars like Shaykhul Hadeeth Waheeduz Zaman and Shaykhul Hadeeth Sikander Saheb. He pursued the Alim Course and passed Takmil Fil Hadeeth from the same Institute in 1989. While studying Alim Course, his desire for the Quran enabled him to memorize the Holy Quran side by side. He earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Islamic Studies in 1995 from the National University of Bangladesh. From 1991 to 1993 he served as a teacher in Qasemul Uloom Islamia Institute. In 1994 he joined Biman Bangladesh airlines head office as an Imam and worked there for five years. He migrated to New York in 2000 and has been teaching in Darul Uloom New York as the Director of the Hifz course.
Shaykh Mukammail Hussain Choudhury
After completing his memorization of the Holy Quran in 1991 under the guidance of Hafiz Moulana Waliullah in Jamia Islamia Ruhul Uloom Nabigonj Sylhet, Banglades, Hafiz Mukammail Hussain Choudhury was able to benefit from the company of many prominent scholars such as Hafiz Maulana Wali Ullah and Hadrat Maulana Syed Asad Madani. Presently, his spiritual mentor is Hadhrat Maulana Syed Arshad Madani. In 2000 he joined Jamia Arabia Markazul Uloom Islampur, Sylhet, Bangladesh as a teacher in the Tahfizul Quran department, where he taught for over a decade. In 2012 he migrated to New York and has been teaching in Darul Uloom New York’s Hifz Course.
Shaykh Tazul Islam
Upon completing his memorization of the Holy Quran in 2004 in Jamia Islamia Darul Uloom Bianibazar, Sylhet, Bangladesh, Shaykh Tazul Islam pursued his Islamic studies in the Alim Course for seven. Along with the Alim course, he had the opportunity to master the Hafs recitation of the Holy Quran. He had the honor of benefiting from Hafiz Musleh Uddin and Hafiz Belal Uddin. Currently, his spiritual guide is Hadhrat Maulana Syed Arshad Madani. He migrated to US in 2009 and joined the Hifz sector of Darul Uloom Deatroit, Michigan. He has been teaching at Darul Uloom New York since 2011 as a Hifz course instructor.
Naazra Course Instructors
Shaykh Mohammed Farid Ahmed
After completing his primary studies in 1988 from Kanaighat Monsuria Alia Institute, Shaykh Mohammed Farid Ahmed enrolled into the Alim course in 1990. He had the opportunity to benefit from Shaykhul Hadeeth Hadhrat Moulana Abdur Rab Kashimi and Shaykhul Hadeeth Hadhrat Moulana Idris Ahmed. He also mastered the Hafs recitation of the Holy Quran from the Institute under the guidance of Qari Ali Haider. In 1994 he completed the Alim Course from the Institute with honors. During his studies at the institute he benefited from Shaykhul Hadeeth Fakruddin and seeks spiritual guidance from Hadrat Maulana Syed Arshad Madani. After completing his studies, he joined Hawsa Irfania Dakhil Institute as a religious teacher in 1995 and taught there for four years. In 2002 he migrated to New York, where he was the Imam of Baitul Mukarram Masjid, Astoria for a year. He then worked at Al-Amin Jame Masjid, Astoria, for three years as a Religious Studies teacher. He continued to teach at Sunnyside Jame Masjid and Jamaica Muslim Center for two years. Since 2011 he has been teaching at Darul Uloom New York in Naazra Department.
Shaykh Kamal Udden
After starting his education in Bashur Hat Ashraful Uloom Institute, Maulana Kamal Udden studied Alim Course for ten years. He finished Mishkat at the institute and moved to Darul Uloom Al Hussainia in 2001. In 2002 he passed Takmil Fil Hadeeth where he benefited from the company of Shaykhul Hadeeth Allama Nurul Islam Adeeb. He later enrolled into Al Jamiatul Islamia Obaidia Nanupur where he studied specialized in Islamic jurisprudence for two years, while learning from Shaykh Zameer Uddin. After completing his studies, he joined Markazud dawah Wal Ifta Laksham institute as a teacher for three years and then transferred to Mainul Uloom Institute from 2007 to 2011. Since migrating to New York in 2011, he has been teaching at Darul Uloom New York’s Naazra department.
Shaykh Abu Sayed
In his childhood, Shaykh Abu Sayed completed his basic Islamic studies under the supervision of Qari Maulana Abdul Hay. He further went on to complete his Alim course from Gasbari Jame al-Uloom Kamil Institute. He also completed his Qirat-e-Hafs course from Madania Quran Education Board, Bangladesh under Qari Moulana Tayyebur Rahman and Qari Moulana Abdus Sttaar. As his desire for education grew, he enrolled into the national University of Bangladesh and obtained a degree in Political Science. Upon graduation, he went on to join the teachers’ training course from Nadiatul Quran in 2000 and Noorani Talimul Quran Waqf State, Dhaka in 2009. He migrated to the United States in 2002. His spiritual guide is Hazrat Maulana Abdul Hamid from Johannesburg, South Africa. Amongst his most illustrious teachers are Shaikul Hadith Maulana Abdur Rahim, Shaikul Hadith Maulana Ishaq, Shaikul Hadith Principla Moulana Habibur Rahman Sahib, and many more. Since 2009 he has been teaching in the Naazra Department and the after school program in Darul Uloom New York.