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Lecture: Ihya Annual FundRaiser 2005

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Lecture Details

Event Date12/31/2005
Event LocationBombay Banquet Hall, Brampton, Canada
Event Description

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Quotes Made at this Event

Alice in Wonderland - "In this court we judge you then start the trial." -Shaikh Hamza Quoting from the book
The Gulag Archipelago: 1918-1956 - Note: How the Chechnyans maintained their dignity in the Gulag.
Great Short Works of Leo Tolstoy - Note: This book Contains a short story called `Haji Murad`. About the great Chechnyan Sheikh.
Suma Theologica - Note: St. Thomas admits that he took (alot) from Ibn Sina and Imam Ghazali.
Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - "He`s fallen out of fashion but I really like him." -Shaikh Hamza Yusuf
Chronicles of Narnia - "My boys read it" -Shaikh Hamza Yusuf
The Odyssey of Homer - "Its an incredible journey home" -Shaikh Hamza Yusuf
The Odyssey of Homer - Note: SHY mentions this book alot but never really recommends it.
The Gulag Archipelago: 1918-1956 - Note: Sheikh mentioned Sultan Yeats and his description of Chechnyan Muslims in the Gulah. I cant find Sultan Yeats and believe he was referring to this book.
The Gulag Archipelago: 1918-1956 - Note: Sh Hamza quoted from the book in his speech `Making Sense of our Past`
Suma Theologica - Note: Sh Hamza mentions Suma when reflecting on European authors that have quoted Imam Ghazali
Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - Note: Sh Hamza's favorite poet (That's what he said). He quoted the poem "Family" or something similar at ISNA 2010
Suma Theologica - "He got it from Ghazali" -Shaikh Hamza Yusuf