The Study and Tarbiyah Program facilitates students from abroad to study with Imam at Zawiyah's center.
Areas of study include:
- Tafsir of Quran
- Memorization of Quran
- Learning Classic Islamic Texts
With its scenic views, mild climate, and friendly people, Vancouver is known around the world as both a popular tourist attraction and one of the best places to live.
Vancouver is also one of the most ethnically and linguistically diverse cities in Canada with 52 percent of the population speaking a first language other than English.
Vancouver is consistently rated as one of the top cities in the world to live. The combination of economic opportunity and the beautiful, natural environment draws people from around the world.
(Taken from www.vancouver.ca)
Planning Your Visit
You will need to do the following:
Once arrived, our community members and volunteers will be pleased to show you how to get around town and help out in any way they can.
Zawiyah Foundation does not have any guest housing available at the moment.
We recommend the following options:
For guests who plan to stay longer, we encourage you to visit Canada's Immigration website. A Canadian Visa may be needed depending on your country of residency and duration of stay. Please take into consideration that non-residents cannot work in Canada without a Work Visa.
For long-term accommodation we also recommend that you search to rent an apartment on Craigslist.
Working in Canada