Ontario’s new health & physical education curriculum (Friday Khutbah)


Friday Khutbah, February 27, 2015 at Kanata Muslim Association

The world we live in is changing rapidly. This means our children are being exposed to a lot more than we did, and a lot earlier. Ontario’s new Health & Physical Education curriculum is supposed to tackle these issues. But does is take the right approach? We talk about parenting and dealing with challenging topics.

Ontario’s new health & physical education curriculum (Runs 30:58 ~ 7.4 MB)


Below are snapshots from the new Health and Physical Education Curriculum released by the Ontario Ministry of Education.

Grade 1Grade 3Grade 4 – Grade 5Grade 5Grade 5Grade 6Grade 7Grade 7Grade 7Grade 8 – Grade 8

Note: “Teacher prompts” are suggestions for teachers and do not have to be followed.


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Escape through death (Friday Khutbah)


Friday Khutbah, February 6, 2015 at Kanata Muslim Association

Suffering caused by chronic pain and illnesses can be very difficult to deal with. Soon, some forms of assisted suicide will be legal in Canada. Is this an appropriate solution? We discuss pain, illness and assisted suicide.

Escape through death (Runs 27:39 ~ 6.6 MB)


Duty to respond (Friday Khutbah)


Friday Khutbah, January 30, 2015 at Kanata Muslim Association

Misconceptions and accusations against Islam and Muslims appear to be everywhere. Should we respond? How? We look at cases of false accusations from our past and discuss lessons learned that can guide our response today.

Duty to respond (Runs 31:01 ~ 7.4 MB)


Spend a blessed March Break in Makkah & Madinah!

Once again this year, I am blessed to have the opportunity to accompany an umrah group during March break, alhamdulillah. Registration is closing soon, so please don’t delay if you’re interested. We try our best to build an atmosphere of spirituality with gentle encouragement and guidance that touches the heart. We aim to make the journey a lot more fulfilling than just an empty series of rituals and sightseeing without any reflection and introspection. May Allah grant us sincerity and guidance to achieve our goals.



5 Star Fully-Escorted Package

 Pre-Umrah seminar & regular spiritual guidance from English-speaking Canadian imams
  Round trip flight from Toronto to Madinah/Jeddah to Toronto on EgyptAir via Cairo
 Hotel provided by airline during Cairo stopover on the way to Madinah
 5-star hotels in Madinah and Makkah near the two Sacred Mosques (buffet breakfast included)
 Transfers from Madinah/Makkah/Jeddah in luxury coach  
 Arrangement of Umrah Visa 
 Historical tours, free hijab for sisters and ihram for brothers
 Sisters over 45 years of age can travel without a relative – please contact for details 
 Extensions possible to Pakistan/lndia/Middle East after Umrah (at extra cost)
 Flights from other Canadian cities available on Air Canada (at extra cost)
 Limited space – don’t delay!

Per Person: $2470 (Quad) – $2570 (Triple) – $2790 (Double)

Prices include taxes

Contact now for details & bookings!
Saba Travels and Tours Ltd.
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Seeking the scholars of truth (Friday Khutbah)


Friday Khutbah, January 23, 2015 at Kanata Muslim Association

So many fatwa websites. So many imams, preachers and scholars. So many groups and sects. So many varying opinions. Everyone claims to be right. How do we figure out who’s path to follow? We explore ways to find the scholars of truth.

Seeking the scholars of truth (Runs 28:35 ~ 6.9 MB)