Mokhtar Maghraoui - Al-Madina Institute Teacher

Mokhtar Maghraoui

Shaykh Mokhtar Maghraoui is one of the most well renowned scholars in North America and is a foundation scholar for Al-Madina Institute. Originally from Algeria, he is thoroughly versed in the Islamic sciences and holds a doctorate joined between the fields of physics and engineering. His expertise includes the disciplines of Tazkiyah and Fiqh, and he is best known for his enlightening retreats and seminars empowering Muslims on their spiritual quest.

♦ Audio and blog entries are available online. Several complete lecture series are also available 


Videos Featuring Mokhtar Maghraoui


Breaking Spiritual Silence by Shaykh Mokhtar Maghraoui


Shaykh Mokhtar Maghraoui - In God We Trust


Hasan, Husain & the Merits of Ahl-ul-Bayt - Shaykh Mokhtar Maghraoui


The Power of Subhan Allah, Alhamdulilah and Allahu Akbar - With Shaykh Mokhtar Maghraoui



Articles by Mokhtar Maghraoui


Let not the injustice of others make you also unust. Instead, help each other and do participate in all that is mutual and all that is good. Anything…

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While you are in ṣalah, you should feel as though time stops. There is nothing in the universe and in life that exists that is worth…

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We are a trust from God. We belong to Him. He is the Owner. The way we are, the way we shall use ourselves, the way we shall use our minds, our eyes,…

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The message of the Qur’an from the beginning until the end is that we as human beings are to be conscious of our relationships with Allah subhanahu…

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As we begin Ramadan, we ask Allah to give us the desire, and the energy with that desire, to behave and to do that which is most beloved to Him – …

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Shaykh Mokhtar Maghraoui on the role fasting plays on the process of attaining taqwa (God-consciousness) and meaningful change, an excerpt from…

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Social, political, economic, civilizational change – the root of all those changes is the change inside of you. I must do work. It does not come…

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As human beings, we are to look at everything in our lives—material experience, intellectual experience, psychological and emotional experiences—in…

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Shaykh Mokhtar Maghraoui discusses the ruling on reading the Qur'an in a group and what the great scholars have said on the issue.

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Shaykh Mokhtar Maghraoui reflects on the Night Journey & Ascension in the life of the Prophet and its significance for us today, in this excerpt from…

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If what we do or say is stripped from rahma (merciful love), then it has nothing to do with our deen.

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Even though the Qur’an itself honors them, in an age of sectarianism, Muslims who seek to mention the Prophetic Household are accused of either…

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