Shaykh Khalid Yasin was born in New York City USA as a Christian, where he spent most of his childhood. The Shaykh embraced Islam with the late Shaykh Daud Ahmed Faisal of the Islamic Mission of America located in Brooklyn, New York in 1965.
The Shaykh has studied the sources of the Sunnah, the Islamic creed, jurisprudence, reading and recitation of the Qur’an, Islamic history, and the Arabic language, with several teachers and mentors.
Two of his main teachers are The late Hafidh and Qari, Maqbul Ilahi, of the Punjab, and Shaykh Khalid Al-Halwaany of Makkah, al-Mukarramah, who is a student of several leading Islamic scholars in the world today.
The Shaykh has dedicated the last thirty-five years removing distortions and misconceptions about Islam and Muslims. He has delivered lectures in more than eighty-nine countries worldwide, resulting in over 75,000 persons embracing Islam directly from his hands, or after listening to his over one hundred and fifty recorded lectures.
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Purpose & Empowerment Tour (Global)
With Sh. Okasha Kameny (Al Hirz Institute), Dr. Syed Masrur (Egypt), Ms. Nadia Yousouf (Canada), Shahryar Ahmad (Research Scientist NASA, USA)
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Shaykh Khalid Yasin Tour Selected Countries
Lagos, Abuja, Kano
With a great following in this West African Nation, Shaykh Khalid Yasin will be bringing the message of community partnership, Purpose and Empowerment to the world’s most Populous Black Nation.
United Arab Emirate
Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Sharjah
What better place to talk about development and advancement in thinking. SKY will visit 3 UAE cities with a vision to create stability in our dear communities through networking powered by a trusted intermediary.
In 2022, Doha will play host to Shaykh Khalid Yasin as he furthers his effort to push the right thinking about empowerment and living a purposeful life. Qatar’s hospitality will present a conducive environment for the message of community corporation and development.
A historic city that is the cultural and economic head of Turkey. Istanbul will also witness the visit of Shaykh Khalid Yasin this year Biidznillah. The Shaykh’s previous effort in promoting support for the Nation will crytalise into this all important visit.
The United Kingdom (UK)
London, Blackburn, Bradford
Three cities/district selected for their unique demographic. London, Blackburn and Bradford will welcome SKY to their communities in the year 2022 and In Shaa Allah the result will be relevant to growth of not just the community visited but some other communities around the world.