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A brief background on Mufti Afzal Hoosen Elias

  • Born In Estcourt, KwaZulu Natal, South Africa
  • Apart from secular education, Mufti obtained the following from Darul Uloom Deoband
    • Fazil Alim Certificate – India – 1983
    • Mufti Certificate – 1984
  • Mufti also completed a course in Tafseer under Moulana Goolam Ullaah Khan – Rawalpindi – Pakistan
  • With fadhal of Allah, Mufti has managed to do the following
  • The writing and translating of over 500 publications
  • Recorded works for the blind
  • Responsible For Editing The Tafseer- Anwaar – Ul – Bayaan, “Illuminating Discourses Of The Noble Quraan”, Released In 10 Volumes, Each Volume +- 500 Pages. First Complete Tafseer in the English Language. Original By Mufti Aashiq Illahi (A.R.)

Community Involvement

  • Mufti of Radio Al Ansaar (Durban) for over 3 years, Mufti hosts a regular Q & A programme.
  • Member of the Board of Mufti’s
  • Mufti hosts a weekly programme on Channel Islam International.
  • Answers questions for the Al- Haqq (The Truth), from Malawi.
  • Answers questions for the Al- Muthakir – The Reminder from Bloemfontein Islamic Library.


Mufti has spoken in over 120 cities/places in Southern Africa including South Africa, Zambia, Malawi, Zimbabwe, Botswana, Namibia, Swaziland.

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