Reliance of the Traveller (Umdat al-Salik) | 10-Month Intermediate Course in Shafi’i Fiqh (Arabic Only) | دورة في الفقه الشافعي للمتوسطين لمدة ١٠ أشهر

Ten-Month Intermediate Shafi'i Faiqh CourseIn the Name of Allah, Merciful and Compassionate, with blessings and peace upon our Master Muhammad, his folk, and companions,

Attention to all interested students, Shaykh Dr. Mohammed Badhib will be teaching:

عمدة السالك وعدّة الناسك | Umdat Al-Salik Wa ‘Uddat Al-Nasik

Reliance of the Traveller

Class Format:

  • Two live classes per week, 1.5 hours each
  • This class will run for approximately 10 months


  • Wednesdays at 8:30pm (GMT +3 | Makkah)
  • Saturdays at 8:30pm (GMT +3 | Makkah)

First class will begin Wednesday, March 25th.  Click here to convert to your timezone.


  • This class will be offered online only via Zoom

Purpose and Conditions for This Class:

To study an intermediate text which covers the main chapters of fiqh which has the relied upon opinions of the Shafi’i school. The prerequisite for joining this class is that the student has covered at least the following texts or their equivalent:

  • Safina Al-Naja’ (سفينة النجاء)
  • Al-Muqaddima Al-Hadramiyya (المقدمة الحضرمية) with experience reading from one of its commentaries such as Bushra Al-Karim (بشرى الكريم)
  • Al-Yaqut Al-Nafis (الياقوت النفيس)

Students are expected to attend live, or to follow the recordings.

Language of Instruction:

This course will only be offered in Arabic with no English translation.


  • Free; all SeekersGuidance programs and courses are completely free

Extra Notes:

  • Preparation, participation, questions, and doing recommended readings is expected. There will be an online forum for questions, discussion, and for related texts, and resources.

Even though this class is completely free, students are expected to apply for the course and will need to be approved by the SeekersGuidance Academy team.