Growing up in the Bay Area, Zaytuna has been an institution that I've heard of for many years. Founded in 1996 by Shaykh Hamza Yusuf, Zaytuna Institute started off as place that offered classes in Islam to the community, from Arabic to Islamic law and many in between in Hayward, California.
In 2009, Zaytuna Institute, a popular Islamic educational organization that offered classes on Islam and Arabic to the Bay Area community, made its transition to a full-fledged college as led by its founders Shaykh Hamza Yusuf and Imam Zaid Shakir.
Director Mira Nair’s latest film, The Reluctant Fundamentalist, opened the fourth edition of the Doha Tribeca Film Festival last week.
Red Hook Summer finds Spike Lee back in his beloved Brooklyn. The Brooklyn of Do The Right Thing and Crooklyn, which is rapidly vanishing.
Imran Ahmad writes about growing up in the UK after having immigrated from Pakistan at the age of two.
When a movie comes out of Iraq, it's a must see if only because there are so few that do. But the critically acclaimed Qaratina is a movie that holds its own.
The Asian Art Museum is hosting a special exhibit through April 8 featuring the grandeur that was the Maharaja period of ancient India.