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Feedback and Public Sentiment

Your comments are invited on draft papers which are released for public comment. Have your say on topics of focus.

Position Papers

Our Scholars investigate, research and articulate the Islamic theological position that applies to the subject of focus.

A Message from the Secretariat

Remembering Maulana Sulaimani

We don’t know when our time will come to leave this world, and this year not all our members of the Shariah council made it to the month of Ramadan. Maulana Sulaimani has been a founding member of the Majlis in August 2013. From then to date, he has been constant in his involvement and

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Mass Shooting in Mosques in New Zealand

15th March, 2019 San Fernando: The Majlis ul Ulamaa (Council of Scholars) of Trinidad and Tobago express our heartfelt sympathies to, and solidarity with, the families and with the people of New Zealand, in the face of the shocking act of mass shootings occurring in mosques in Christchurch on Friday 15th March, 2019. We acknowledge

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15th Sha’ban

The night between the 14th and 15th of Sha’ban is referred to as Shab-e-Baraat or Lailatul Baraah, and is regarded by many Muslims as a holy night. Some Muslims commemorate the date with extra worship, while others prefer to not observe this as a special occasion in itself. While the scholars of the Shariah Council

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