Shaikh Abu Abdissalam
Shaikh Abu Abdissalam was born in the central English town of Coventry and was raised in London. Graduating with a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science in London, his zeal for knowledge led him to give up a subsequently lucrative career in the computer industry to join Dar Al Hadith Al Khayriyyah in the blessed city of Makkah where he obtained a degree in Islamic Studies, specialising in Hadith and its sciences.
During his time there, he has studied under many of the prominent scholars of our time. He is currently in the final year of his degree at the Dar Al Hadith, Makkah.
In the course of his studies he has acquired Ijazas for all of the six major books of Hadith (Bukhari, Muslim, Tirmidhi, Abu Dawood, Nasai and Ibn Maajah). In addition, he also has Ijazas for the Sharh of `Aqidah Tahawiyyah of Ibn Abd al-`Izz al-Hanafi, Shaykh Muhammmad Amin al-Harari's Sharh of the Muqadimmah of Muslim and Nuzhat al-Nazr Sharh Nukhbat al-Fikr of Ibn Hajar.
Shaikh Abu Abdissalam has translated a number of Islamic texts from Arabic into English for the benefit of the English speaking Muslims around the world. He is actively involved in many spheres of Da’wah around the world and is a special advisor for a number of Islamic organisations including Islamic Network and iERA. He is also an instructor for Al Kauthar Institute, Islamic Network and iERA.
Shaikh Abu Abdissalam also appears regularly on a number of TV stations including Islam Channel, Huda TV, Iqra International TV and Islamic Network TV