Hafiz Yakoob Sharif

Hafiz Yakoob Sharif

ISNS Imam

We  are pleased to introduce our beloved Imam, “Hafiz Yakoob Sharif Saab”. He was born in Hyderabad, India. In the year 1975, at a very early age of 15 he completed his Hifz program from “Madrasul Arabiya” in Hyderabad. He holds a Bachelor in Arts Degree from the renowned “Usmania University, Hyderabad”. He learnt his […]

We  are pleased to introduce our beloved Imam, “Hafiz Yakoob Sharif Saab”. He was born in Hyderabad, India. In the year 1975, at a very early age of 15 he completed his Hifz program from “Madrasul Arabiya” in Hyderabad. He holds a Bachelor in Arts Degree from the renowned “Usmania University, Hyderabad”. He learnt his melodious “Qiraat” of the Holy Quran from Qari.Usman Ali Saab & Qari.Iqbal. He started his journey with ISNS in April 1987, On the first day of his joining ISNS, he was asked to lead the “Jumma Prayer”.  Hafiz Saab has been associated with this masjid for the last 25 years.

 

Personally Hafiz Saab is blessed with a happy family comprising 5 children. 2 of his kids are Huffaz and one of them Hafiz Usman Sharif is doing his “Aalim” Course in South Africa. Hafiz Yakoob Sharif is greatly respected and admired by the Islamic Centers in the Chicago area. He is frequently invited to adjudicate “Qiraat Competitions” in MCC, IFN and MEC Islamic Centers. He extends his community services by leading Funeral Prayers, Solemnizing Marriage Ceremonies, and Resolving Family Disputes through Quranic guidance and counseling. By the will of Allah Subhanatala, Imam Saab has been blessed to enlighten at least 20 people who have accepted “shahadah” and embraced Islam