Alaa Elsayed was born in Cairo and lived in Egypt until he was 15 years old. He has studied for his Bachelors in Shari'ah from the American International University, and has earned a scholarship from the Shari'ah Academy in Egypt/Florida. He has also received his Ijazah of Qur’an recitation for Hafs and Asim, studied comparative religion for five years through the IPCI in South Africa, and was on the board of director of the World Assembly of Muslim Youth. Currently Alaa Elsayed lives in GTA (Greater Toronto Area) with his wife and three children. He is a member of Canadian Council of Imams; he’s also a member of Horizon Interfaith Communication Media Council. Prior to this he was an Imam for Muslim Council of Calgary and acted as its media spokesperson. He has hosted Vision of Islam, a weekly television show which runs throughout Alberta, Canada.
Jumu'ah Prayer lead by Sheikh Alaa Elsayed at Green Lane Majid
One of the lectures given at the Summer Conference: Flourish, Thrive & Succeed.
A lecture on the final two final groups of people on the Day of Judgement. Recorded at the Annual Summer Conference entitled 'Flourish, Thrive & Succeed - Muslims in the West'
Two exclusive interviews with Sheikh Alaa Elsayed & Dr Ahsan Hanif
Sheikh Alaa Elsayed gives a workshop aimed at the youth and then gets rushed by some over excited kids!
Sheikh Alaa ElSayed teaches us how to remain steadfast after Ramadan