Shaykh Abu Adnan

His Biography

Sheikh Abu Adnan is a descendent of the noble family of Prophet Muhammad sallallahu alayhi wassallam. He is originally from Lebanon and currently residing in Sydney, Australia. Sheikh Abu Adnan has an ijaaza in the Quran. He has a Bachelor’s degree in ‘Islamic Studies and the Arabic Language’, graduating with a high distinction. He has also completed a Masters in ‘Islamic Judicature and Political Theory’ at The Al-Madinah International University, also graduating with a high distinction (GPA of 3.9/4). Sheikh Abu Adnan is the Imam and Khateeb at Masjid Imam Ahmad in Liverpool where he also setup the Arabic and Quran Colleges along side running an Islamic College offering a 2 year diploma course in Islamic Studies. He also helped set up the Islamic College of Australia.

As well as playing a lead role within the Sydney Muslim community he is heavily involved in presenting informative lectures on a regular basis to a variety of audiences. His efforts are recognised locally and internationally, Masha’Allah. He teaches many authentic Islamic courses concerning Aqeedah, Fiqh, Tafseer, Seerah, Hadeeth and Quranic Sciences.

May Allah preserve him.


  • Ijaaza of the Quran
  • Bachelor of Islamic Studies & the Arabic Language (High Distinction)
  • Masters in Islamic Judicature and Political Theory – AlMadinah International University (High Distinction)
  • Principal and founder of Islamic College, Arabic & Quran Colleges and Madrasah at MIA.
  • Imam and Khateeb at Masjid Imam Ahmad, Liverpool, Sydney, Australia.

22nd Jun2014

Ramadan, The Month of Victory – Sheikh Abu Adnan

In preparation for Ramadan, Sheikh speaks about the virtues of Ramadan and gives some advice on how we should worship and act during Ramadan and how we should keep our good deeds outside of Ramadan.

Arabic - English
07th Jun2014

Reality of Loss and Success – Jumuah Khutbah by Sheykh Abu Adnan

Sheykh emphasizes on the need to adhere to the four important parameters outlined in Surah Al-Asr discussing it from a different perspective by giving the example of Scale (Al-Meezan) from the day of judgement.

10th May2014

Forgiveness and Our Responsibilities [ Youth Panel ]

One of the Youth Panel sessions at MIA Liverpool (SYD) chaired by Sheykh Abu Adnan with guest speakers Sheikh Omar El Banna and Sheikh Abu Bakr Zoud

20th Apr2014

Al-Mahdi – Facts and Fiction – by Sheikh Abu Adnan

In this lecture, Sheikh sheds light on the Prophetic descriptions of the Mahdi, the signs of him, the trials and tribulations that shall accompany him, sorting out fact from fiction.

13th Mar2014

Fiqh Project: Sharh Umdatul Fiqh – Chapter of Food & Slaughter by Shaykh Abu Adnan

Detailed Audio lesson series for the Fiqh on chapter of Food and Slaughter, part of the book of al-‘Umdah tul Fiqh of the Hanbali school of Fiqh (Madhhab) [Updated May 2014]

13th Feb2014

The Ladder Of Satan – by Sheykh Abu Adnan

This lecture describes the steps Satan takes to lead people astray starting with Shirk then bida’h then major sins, also unveils the plots of Satan detailed in Quran and Sunnah

25th Jan2014

The story of the 5 monkeys – by Shaykh Abu Adnan

An excellent lecture by Shaykh emphasizing on the causes of extreme blind following and how to avoid it in the matters of religion.

15th Jan2014

Wahabism, Fact or Fiction – Shaykh Abu Adnan

Sheykh explains as what Wahabism is, the definition, and the myth and story behind it.

08th Jan2014

Celebrating the birthday of the Prophet: Is it Sunnah? By Sheykh Abu Adnan

"Whoever introduces anything into this matter of ours (religion) that is not part of it, will have it rejected" [Saheeh Muslim]

27th Dec2013

Brotherhood in Islam – by Sheykh Abu Adnan & Sheykh Omar El-Banna

Both Mashaykh speaks about the meaning, important and implementation of of brotherhood in Islam