Sheikh Hussain Yee is the Founder and President of Al-Khaadem. A Malaysian national of Chinese descent who is committed to da’wah dakwah and social work, he is a unique and recognisable personality in the Islamic world. Sheikh Hussain is and popular for his simple yet insightful talks on the international Islamic lecture circuit and Islamic media networks such as TV Bahrain, TV Islaam Channel London, Peace TV India, and Iqra’ TV.
Born into a Buddhist family, Sheikh Hussain Yee reverted to Islam in 1968. Upon completing his basic education, he furthered his studies at the Islamic University of Madinah in Saudi Arabia, majoring in Hadith. He was privileged to have studied under one of the great scholars on Hadith of the 20th century, Sheikh Muhammad Nasiruddin Al-Albani.
Upon graduation, Sheikh Hussain Yee worked in various organisations to strengthen and disseminate da’wah and support new reverts. Among other positions, he spent a year in 1980 as an Advisor for the Cambodian Islamic Refugee Organisation in Paris, France. He served as a Counsellor and Mubaligh Officer at PERKIM Kuala Lumpur, the Malaysian agency for new reverts, and as the Director of Da’wah for the Islamic Center in Hong Kong from 1984 to 1985.
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Dr. Kamilin Jamilin has expertise and interest in the fields of hadith, seerah, Qur’an memorisation, fatwa and education. Capable and passionate in teaching the Qur’an and Hadith to youths, he is popular for his fun and approachable teaching methods that emphasizes on proper understanding and practice of what is learned. He currently sits on the Perlis Fatwa Committee and the Wilayah Persekutuan Fatwa Committee, besides holding various other positions from lecturer to advisor.
Dedicated to learning, Dr Kamilin Jamilin holds a PhD without corrections from University Sains Islam Malaysia specialising in Qur’an and Hadeeth, after obtaining his Masters in Tafseer and Hadeeth from King Saud University in Riyadh, and a Bachelor of Islamic Sciences (Hons.) in al-Hadith from the Islamic University of Madinah.
He is also an author of several journals, books and articles, besides being a featured speaker at numerous television shows, seminars and workshops.