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[IDS] Islam 101: What do Muslims Believe? w/ Women's March Speaker, Ieasha Prime

  • Huntsman Hall Room 355 3730 Walnut Street Philadelphia, PA, 19104 United States (map)

Join Penn MSA for our Islamic Discovery Series’s educational event on Monday, October 23 at 6pm in Huntsman Hall (Room 355) called Islam 101: What do Muslims believe in? with Ieasha Prime!

More than 60% of Americans have not met a Muslim. Come by Huntsman to see what Islam is about, and understand what your Muslim friends believe. Dinner will be provided!! 

Our speaker, Ieasha Prime, is an educator, activist, public speaker, and education consultant. She was also one of the speakers at the Women’s March in January. Her passion is educating and empowering Muslim women to be leaders. She is the Executive Director of Barakah, Inc. a community based organization empowering women and youth with a foundation of Islam.

Ieasha Prime is a traditonal Islamically trained educator, activist and public speaker. She studied Arabic and Quran at the Fajr Institute followed by general Islamic studies in Cairo, Egypt. After two years in Egypt, she moved to Hadramaut, Yemen and enrolled in Dar al Zahra, an Islamic University for Women. There she studied Aqeedah, Quran, Hadith, Arabic, Jurisprudence (Fiqh), Islamic law, Purification of the Heart and other religious related learning. Her lineage of scholarship from whom she received direct education can be traced directly back to the Prophet Muhammad (Salla Allahu alaihi wa Salaam) from the Husseini lineage. Under the tutelage of her professors, she has established several circles of knowledge and continues to teach and lecture across the United States and abroad.

Later Event: October 23
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