Nihal Khan Author

Nihal Khan is currently pursuing a dual Master's degree student focusing on Islamic Law and Theology at Nadwatul 'Ulama in Lucknow, India and Religious Studies at the Hartford Seminary in Connecticut. He was born and raised in New Jersey and holds a bachelor's degree in Psychology and a minor in Business from Montclair State University and a diploma in Arabic from Bayyinah Institute's Dream Program. He began memorizing the Qur’an at Darul Uloom New York and finished at the age of seventeen at the Saut al-Furqan Academy in Teaneck, New Jersey. He went on to lead taraweeh every year since then. Along with his education, Nihal has worked in various capacities in the Muslim community as an assistant Imam, youth director, and a Muslim Chaplain at a correctional facility.

Al-Ghaffar: The Perpetual Forgiver

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Feb 17, 2012 · 4 min read

While we go about living our daily lives, caught up in the speed and realness of each moment, an occasional “oh my Allah!” moment...

How Do I Get The Youth To Listen?

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Mar 29, 2010 · 8 min read

This is a question which has probably been lingering in the minds of many “Islamically-aware” youth in the Muslim community for a very...

The Death Of A Teenage Hafidh

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Mar 17, 2010 · 3 min read

While on my Twitter account the other day, I saw a tweet from Sh. Abdul Nasir Jangda (instructor for Bayyinah Institute) which read,...