Here is a short curated list of excellent educational texts about Islam and Muslim life. Please contact Imam Omer Bajwa for more advanced resources.
“Islam: A Short Guide to the Faith” edited by Roger Allen and Shawkat Toorawa
“Being Muslim” by Asad Tarsin
“Revelation: the Story of...
Alhamdulilah, Halal meat is regularly served in the Yale residential college dining halls and through Yale dining services. Please contact Imam Omer Bajwa for any questions about campus Halal options. Additionally, here is a list of local Halal markets and restaurants.
Markets & Butchers:...
New Haven has a large, active and diverse Muslim community. Here is a list of local Masjids that are wonderful options to pray in, particularly when campus Jummah is not in session:
624 George Street, New Haven, CT 06511
(about 9 blocks from Old Campus)
Mental hygiene is an integral part of a healthy and balanced Muslim life. As Muslims, we need to take care of our mental health and overcome unfortunate cultural stigmas about seeking counseling. So here is list of excellent Muslim Mental Health resources:
Islamic Psychology and Mental Health...