Al-Mahdi Institute visit – 13th December 2016

Drs Tayyeb Mimouni and Mustafa Baig conducted their first visit to a Shi‘a institute to observe any distinct features of training Shi’a jurists. They had the opportunity to meet some of the students and learn about their personal experiences and motivations for attending courses in Islamic studies. The director of the Institute, Shaykh Arif Abdul Hussain, was interviewed about his thoughts on issuing fatwas in a specifically British context.