Explanation of Imam Busiri’s Burda: With Shaykh Idris Watts

Sallam alaykum.

Can’t wait for this!  May Allah reward the Abu Zahra Foundation for all that they do.  Amin.

In the name of Allah, Most Beneficent, Most Merciful
All Praise is due to Allah, Lord of the worlds
Peace and Salutations upon His beloved Messenger

Abu Zahra Foundation
(including a recitation of the poem and other qasidas)

by Shaykh Idris Watts**

Saturday 5th July 2008


Ghousia Masjid
206a Skipton Road
BD21 2TA

All welcome

Separate seating for sisters

Further info:


07967 354764

*Shaykh Idris and Shaykh Sa’ad will, on alternate months, provide a commentary on each chapter and complete the whole poem, insha Allah.

** Shaykh Idris Watts accepted Islam in 1998 when studying a four year degree at Leeds University in Arabic Studies. Afterwards, he moved to Fez; Morocco in 2001 to study at the Qarawiyyin University for the next four years, focussing on Arabic Language, studying Ajaroumia, Alfiyah, Lamiyah al-Af’al with the likes of the well renowned Grammarian of Morocco Shaykh Abdel Hayy al-Amrawi.

Shaykh Idris also focused on Maliki Fiqh, studying parts of Ibn Ashir, al-‘Asamiyyah, and ar-Risalah with various teachers in the Qarawiyyin. He also learnt from many Shaykhs of the Alawi Darqawi Order throughout Morocco eventually taking bay’ah with the renowned Alawi Darqawi Shaykh of Morocco Shaykh al-Buzidi Bujrafi, may God preserve him.

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2 Responses to Explanation of Imam Busiri’s Burda: With Shaykh Idris Watts

  1. yusuf says:

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  2. Mohammad Zaheer says:

    It is very nice network to share islamic knowledge and beliefs.

    Muhammad Zaheer
    research scholar, Biomedical-optics
    Indian School of Mines, Dhanbad, India

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