Dr. Asad Tarsin's book «Being Muslim — A Practical Guide» has become a crucial addition to every American-Muslim's library. It serves as a great introduction to the beliefs and practices of Islam and focuses on practical and important topics that can help new and old Muslims better understand and practice Islam.
Join us for a special event as we introduce you to Dr Tarsin and learn about his own journey in writing this book and the stories he has accumulated along the way.
«Being Muslim: A Practical Guide is a necessary reading for all young readers to understand their faith.» — Imam Zaid Shakir
«A concise, useful, and accurate manual of core knowledge that every Muslim should know» — Shaykh Hamza Yusuf
English and Spanish copies of the book will be available for purchase and signature.
DR ASAD TARSIN has been designing Islamic educational programs and teaching the basics of Islam for more than a decade. After completing his bachelor's degree in Islamic studies at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, he continued his study of Islamic theology, sacred law, philosophy and spirituality with some of the country’s most prominent Muslim scholars including Shaykh Hamza Yusuf and Dr. Sherman Jackson, among others.
He has served as the curriculum director for the Deen Intensive Foundation for the last ten years and has a particular interest in creating sustainable models of education for new and returning Muslims. He lectures and teaches courses on Islam across the country. Being Muslim: A Practical Guide is his first published work. He is an emergency physician by training and lives in California with his wife and three children.