Open 5.00pm Burdah Recital 5.30pm Dua & Close 8.00pm
If people only knew about the value of the Qasidah Burdah, they would write it on the pupils of their eyes with gold ink.
Join Shaykha Noshin and the Munshidat for a full reading of the Qasidah al-Burdah; the most celebrated and recited ode in the cosmos. Comprised of ten alluring chapters in praise of the Final Messenger (peace be upon him), the Burdah is the most magnificent tribute to the best of creation (peace be upon him).
Bask in the celestial lights that descend from its recitation; the same divine luminosity that cured its author, Imam al-Busiri, from paralysis.
The distinction of the Burdah is etched in the annals of history and will echo for all eternity
The Burdah is a highly refined and eloquent composition that defines the genre of Madih-Nabawi. It is a story of reformation with its euphoric moments lending to its unique legacy.
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Shaykha Noshin Gul
Shaykha Noshin Gul was born in Birmingham and currently resides in Manchester. After completing her undergraduate degree in Applied Chemistry and postgraduate studies in Material Engineering in 2005, she travelled to Syria in the pursuit of traditional sacred knowledge. She spent two years in Damascus, studying Arabic at the Abu Nur Institute, as well as Tajwid and other disciplines such as Theology, Jurisprudence, Hadith, Legal Theory and Hadith Principles with leading scholars of Syria.
Under Shaykh Muhammad Al-Yaqoubi, she studied several texts including Al-Sha’rani’s spiritual treatise Etiquettes of Companionship (Adab Al-Suhba) and Al-Busiri’s Poem of the Mantle, (Qasida Al-Burda).
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