20 April 2019 / 13. Shabaan 1440


11 December 2017

On Friday 29 th September 2017, SJ Lit hosted a women’s seminar entitled ‘Countering Corruption in Society’, led by Zakira Tahira Kassamali. This followed on from her lectures in the ELC during

14 May 2017

Ilm al-Quran is a course on understanding the Quran where you can learn 60-80% of the words of the Holy Quran in just 60 hours! A course taught worldwide, and after its success in Stanmore, we are

23 May 2017

Stanmore Jafferys in association with Toronto Blockbusters Trivia presents 'Games Night'

Ramadhan Blockbusters Trivia


Literary Section

Literary section organises events such as debates, discussion circles and seminars throughout the year focusing on addressing the personal and spiritual development needs of our community.

Examples of SJ Literary run events include the regular Friday Community Programmes, Muharram and Ramadan seminars, Ramadhan ibadaat nights and various short courses.

Please contact one of the heads of department on the right to get involved! (click their profile name or picture to see their contact address)

Hadith of the Week


A conceited and self-admiring person is disliked by others; charity and alms are the best remedy for ailments and calamities; one has to account in the next world for the deeds that he has done in this world.Imam Ali (a.s)   

18 November 2016

Bismillah Al-Rahman Al-Rahim

As we approach the day of Arba'een, Stanmore Jaffery's Spirit and Literary Team are holding their annual Night of Grief programme. This is will be the first...

07 November 2016

Bismillah Al-Rahman Al-Rahim

Ladies ONLY visual Narration on Lamentation.#

Sunday 13th November 2016 at 9:30pm instead of Ladies Morning Majlis

Ladies Main Hall, Hujjat...

31 October 2016

Bismillah Al-Rahman Al-Rahim

The youths of Stanmore will come together to act out a play about the unseen world. The theatre performance is scheduled to take place on 23rd April 2017 and we...

21 October 2016

Alhumdulilah the Hujjat Academy, (A joint project between Stanmore Jafferys, Hujjat...

20 October 2016

Impact of the thought process on daily life with Zakira Tahera Kassamali

Zakira Tahera Kassamali is one of the most learned female scholars of the community. She studied in...

29 September 2016

Ladies only Muharram Seminar: Impact of the the thought process on daily life by Zakira Tahera KassamaliYou can submit questions in advance via jafferys.org/askPlease note: this seminar will not...



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