The Best of Stories – Ramadan Edition (2021)


The Best of Stories – Ramadan Edition, is a 4-week online course offered for sisters who want to connect with the Quran in a personal way. With Ramadan around the corner, this is the perfect opportunity to experience the power of Quranic reflection and engage with the word of Allah on a different level.

Attendees will prepare from Tafseer and take part in a group discussion of the selected stories deriving lessons and benefits. Course notes & Audio lessons will be provided for each week to prepare for the live class discussion on Zoom. This is an intermediate level course taught in the English language with English resources (includes Arabic recitation if the Quran by the instructor).

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‘The Best of Stories’ online course is the opportunity for sisters to discuss and share reflections on selected stories of the Quran. Guided by the course notes and audio lessons, we will be discussing the stories as a group, reflecting, sharing lessons and gems. Inshallah, we’ll be covering one story from the Quran per week across four weeks.




The one-hour live classes will meet on Mondays from 9-10pm (GMT – London, UK) for four weeks. Starting on March 8th.


Course notes and weekly audio lessons covering each story and sharing a few reflections will be provided for you to listen to in your own time, and refer back to whenever you’d like.


There are no assignments, however attendees would benefit from preparing by reading/watching/listening to the Tafseer (scholarly commentary) of the selected stories from the Quran before taking part in the live class discussion



When does the course start?

The course is open for attendees to access on Monday, March 1st, 2021 and runs for four weeks, ending on April 5th, 2021 inshallah.


Who is this course for?

This course for ladies only and taught in English, knowledge of the Arabic language is not required. It will be best for women who are looking for a way to engage with the Quran beyond just recitation and memorization.

For those who need more detailed guidance on what Quranic reflection is and how it’s done, check out the Recite & Reflect Online workshop.


Who is delivering the course?

Sumayah Hassan


What can you tell us about the instructor?

As the founder of Recite & Reflect, Sumayah aims to redefine the way the Quran is experienced. She designed her courses and workshops specifically for those trying to understand the Quran on a human level and connect with it in a personal way.

Sumayah has studied Advanced Quranic Tafsir Studies with Shaykh Dr. Mohammad Akram Nadwi at the Cambridge Islamic College; where she completed diplomas in Arabic & Islamic Studies as well as Usool At-Tafsir & Uloom Al-Quran (Fundamentals of Quranic Exegesis and Sciences of the Quran).


Where does ‘The Best of Stories’ online course take place?

The course is taught online. Live classes meet on Zoom.

Access details will be shared with registered participants.


Are the live-classes?

Yes, there are four live classes meeting on Monday nights from 9-10pm (GMT – London, UK)

Week 1: March 8th

Week 2: March 15th

Week 3: March 22nd

Week 4: March 29th


Will the live classes be recorded?

Yes, the live classes are recorded and will be available to watch later.


What is the course fee?

The course fee is £150 (GBP)


What types of payment are accepted?

PayPal, Credit/Debit Cards.


Is financial aid available?

If you’re facing difficulty affording the fee of the course get in touch by email to discuss the best way to accommodate you.


What is your refund policy?

Course enrollments are non-transferable and non-refundable. Failure to participate in the period of enrollment is not grounds for a refund.


How can I sign up for this online course?

Purchase the course by adding it to your cart and checking out.


Can I gift this course to a loved one?

Yes, you can purchase the course and email us with their preferred email address to send the course info and access details.