Quran Mobile Team with Shaikh Shafayat from the Alhikmat foundation for a lecture on Interfaith Activities and community services.
Shaikh Shafayat was born, in Trinidad, West Indies, where he attended College etc.. Due to his multi-faith and cultural upbringing, he was awarded a scholarship to become a Christian Minister. In 1975 he went to India to study Islam and became the first student from the Caribbean and North America to have graduated as an Islamic scholar from Darul Uloom Deoband, which is the largest and oldest islamic University in India. He is the Founder/Principal of Darul Uloom Institute in Pembroke Pines Florida and the first Muslim to become President of the Interfaith Council of South Florida in the year 2002. Shaikh Shafayat was the first Muslim to represent Islam at a Florida State Faith Summit, held at the Capitol Building with Gov. Jeb Bush in the year 2000. He lectures throughout the U.S.A. and worldwide on Islam, Interfaith Issues and Cultural Diversity.
For more details please visit: http://www.alhikmat.com/bioofshaikhshafayat.html