Sh. Muhammad Mendes
Sh. Mendes currently serves as Founding Director of SacredService, Lead Arabic Instructor for Fawakih Institute, and as a Lecturer at Madina Institute. Along with specializing in Arabic, Sh. Mendes has been trained for decades in the classical Islamic sciences by notable scholars. In addition to establishing the Annual Rawdah in 2003 he has focused on translating and teaching rare Arabic manuscripts concerning theology, jurisprudence, ethics, spirituality, medicine, and metaphysics. Sh. Mendes teaches Islam rooted in its classical and intuitive traditions, positively engaged with modernity, and appreciative of human diversity.