The Spiritual Journey with Ibn Ata' - Summer 2021

Course Category: Purification | Level 2 Course

Course Code: PUR 201

Instructor: Anse Marah Dahman

Duration: 5 weeks

Course Dates: June 7 - July 7, 2021

Day: Mondays & Wednesdays

Time: 7:00 - 8:30 pm CST

Classes last approximately 1.5 hours each. Live attendance is recommended whenever possible for the best learning experience. Recordings of the sessions will be made available for registered students who cannot attend live.

Offered: This course is offered alternating years.


  1. Students should be women above the age of 17.
  2. Successful completion of PUR 101: Training the Tongue, Purifying the Heart.

Course Description: This course is a continuation of the journey of tazkiyah, which is the purification of the heart/ self. The course consists of a series of the wisdoms of Ibn Ata’illah, that will be explained, discussed, and reflected upon. Students will have insights to the wisdom of Ibn Ata’Illah. This will advance the understanding and the practice of the state that results in Allah’s (swt) satisfaction.

Course Requirements: Students are expected to attend the online lectures, complete one or more weekly assignments, complete a term project, and submit a final exam.

This is an online course so students will need:

  • Access to internet with an internet speed of at least 2 Mbps recommended for best performance.
  • Headphones, camera and microphone may be required for in-class participation.
  • To access the live class and recordings, students will need a computer, smartphone, or tablet/iPad with the Zoom app.
Registration Fee: Non-refundable, non-transferable
Students will have access to course forums, recordings, and files until September , 2021.
  • $100.00 (not including the cost of the course materials)
  • $20.00 late registration fee after January 4th (if seats are available)
  • Additional $5.00 Auditing fee.

Text: A Journey to God: Reflections on the Hikam of Ibn Ata'illah, Jasser Auda 

Contact: For inquiries, contact

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