Dec 282012
 

OVERVIEW 2004: Turkey by Intisar Rabb In the summer of 2004 the Nawawi Foundation embarked on its third annual summer travel abroad: “Tracing the Footsteps of the Ottomans.” With a group of nearly 200 American, Canadian, and British Muslims the Nawawi Foundation sought to explore the lasting legacy of the Ottomans, its impact on Muslims [...]

Dec 282012
 

OVERVIEW 2002: China by Ibrahim N. Abusharif China: the orient, the exotic, the strange. But for whom? Certainly not the 1.3 billion people who call themselves Chinese, nor the hundreds of millions who neighbor them geographically and, to variant degrees, culturally. For all the exoticness the orient still claims in the modern imagination, for Muslims [...]

Dec 282011
 

Nawawi Hajj Trip: October 27 – November 14, 2011 As-salamu ‘alaykum and Ramadan Mubarak, The Nawawi Foundation invites you to join us on our 3rd journey to Mecca and Medina for Hajj, led by Dr. Umar Abd-Allah, the Foundation’s Chairman and Scholar-in-Residence. Our trip dates departing Thursday, October 27 and returning Monday, November 14 allow [...]

Dec 282011
 

July 6, 2011 As-salamu ‘alaykum, First, let us apologize for the late details related to the trip. You’ll be happy to know that the delay should provide for a much more affordable trip that delivers a great experience. Given the short notice and limited availability, we HIGHLY RECOMMEND you register as soon as possible and [...]

Dec 282011
 

Nawawi Umra Trip: March 25 – April 2, 2011 The Nawawi Foundation invites you to join us in our 5th journey to Medina and Mecca. This trip will be for Ziyara (Visitation of the Prophet) and Umra (the Lesser Pilgrimage). Unlike our previous trips to China, Spain, Turkey, Indonesia, Morocco, Egypt, Syria/Jordan, and Uzbekistan which [...]

Dec 282011
 

Seek Knowledge in China – Visit Beijing, Lanzhou, Xian, Shanghai, and Suzhou As-salamu ‘alaykum, First, let us apologize for the late details related to the trip. Unfortunately, the airfare to China has been very difficult to secure at a reasonable price due to both the volcanic ash in Europe (which caused airlines to raise prices) [...]

Dec 282011
 

HAJJ 2009 The Nawawi Foundation invites you to join us on our 4th journey to Mecca and Medina and our 2nd for Hajj. The Hajj group will be led by Dr. Umar Abd-Allah, the Foundation’s Chairman and Scholar-in-Residence. Unlike our previous summer trips to China, Spain, Turkey, Malaysia/Indonesia, Morocco, Egypt, Syria/Jordan, and Uzbekistan which focused [...]

Dec 282011
 

OVERVIEW Discovering Islamic Central Asia: Tashkent, Bukhara, and Samarqand The Nawawi Foundation invites you to take part in its eighth annual summer trip: Discovering Islamic Central Asia from July 4th – 15th, 2009. Our previous 7 trips to China, Spain, Turkey, Malaysia/Indonesia, Morocco, Egypt, and Syria/Jordan/Jerusalem have focused on cultural transmission and development on the [...]

Dec 282011
 

OVERVIEW Exploring the Levant: Syria, Jordan, and Jerusalem The Nawawi Foundations invites you to join us on a trip to Syria and Jordan beginning on August 1st, 2008. Our previous 6 trips to China, Spain, Turkey, Indonesia, Morocco, and Egypt have focused on cultural transmission and development on the popular level in widely different environments. [...]

Dec 282011
 

OVERVIEW Gifts of the Nile: Egyptian Tradition and the Fusion of Ancient Wisdom The Nawawi Foundations invites you to join us on a trip to Egypt from July 30 till August 13, 2007. Our previous trips to China, Spain, Turkey, Indonesia, and Morocco have focused on cultural transmission and development on the popular level in [...]