What is SeekersHub Toronto?

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SeekersHub Toronto is a unique learning foundation that connects transformative knowledge and spirituality with actionable community service and social engagement. It is open and welcoming to individuals of all ages, religious beliefs and walks of life, with equally diverse programs and activities offered at no cost.

What Programs does SeekersHub Toronto offer?

The wide spectrum of learning opportunities and spiritual activities offered by the SeekersHub are designed to appeal to the diverse needs of individuals:

Classes: All classes are free and open — everyone is welcome. Register for any class you wish to attend; some are livestreamed. All live webcasts from SeekersHub can be accessed from our Online Classroom.

Events: Looking to connect on current and topical issues with insightful guest speakers? SeekersHub offers practical forums for discussions on family, health, worship, as well as history and social engagement – participants are encouraged to join in with questions and share their own reflections.

Drop-in Sessions: Curious about the Islamic faith? SeekersHub Toronto offers casual discussions, and informal Q&A sessions on basic tenets of belief and philosophy, with a present-day context and some of the best coffee in the GTA.

Remembrance: SeekersHub offers inward reflection through circles of spiritual poetry, celebrations of the Prophet (peace be upon him) and meditations on attributes of the Divine.

Community Service: SeekersHub is dedicated to a social awareness that breeds action. Whether supporting food banks, fundraising for charities that support the needy, or organizing clean-up initiatives for natural areas, SeekersHub encourages positive social change as a reflection of true spiritual development.

SeekersHub Toronto Scholars:
Shaykh Faraz Rabbani
Ustadh Amjad Tarsin
Ustadha Shireen Ahmed
Shaykh Qutaiba Alblui

Visiting Scholars:
Habib Umar bin Hafiz
Habib Ali al-Jifri
Habib Kadhim al-Saqqaf
Dr. Umar Faruq Abdullah
Imam Zaid Shakir
Shaykh AbdulKarim Yahya
Shaykh Yahya Rhodus
Anse Tamara Gray
Shaykh Ahmed Saad al-Azhari
Shaykh Zahir Bacchus
Shaykh Ramzy Ajem
Shaykh Ahmed (Hamdi) Ben Aissa
Anse Shehnaz Karim
Shaykh Walead Muhammad Mosaad
Ustadh Ali Ataie
Ustadha Nagheba Hayel

Habib Umar gave the project the descriptive title, “the shining light” (al-siraj al-munir), which is one of the descriptive names of the Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessings be upon him).