Zishan Khan

Zishan is the Managing Director at Islam21c. Formerly the Technology Manager at the organisation, he has an extensive background in the IT sector, having completed a degree in Computer Science at the University of Manchester. Zishan later pursued a BA-level Higher Licence in Islamic Law at the European Institute of Human Sciences. He has subsequently authored dissertations, essays, and articles in Arabic and English, that pertain to various Islamic Sciences, specialising in the nature of faith and action. He occasionally delivers talks and sermons at the Northwich Muslim Cultural Centre.
32 Articles

It’s time to present what we’ve been working on

3 Min Read

At Islam21c, we are excited to reveal our new look, with a fresh logo, branding, website, and more!

The Friday Sermon: A Forgotten Art

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Hereafter focus, emotive language, anger, seriousness: these are lacking in many Friday sermons. Here is a Prophetic framework to fix that.

Investing in Your Hereafter: How to Give a Lot With Less

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What is the best investment? Is it stocks, shares, real estate, or cryptocurrency? No! The best return on investment is derived from Sadaqah.

Eid al-Fitr 1444 | 2023 Announcement

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Taqabbal Allāhu minnā wa minkum ṣālihal-aʿmāl (may Allah accept this worship from you and us); by the grace of Allah, we have reached the end of Ramadan 1444 / 2023.

Gluttony: The Islamic Diet & 3 Golden Rules

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In the second of a two-part series on gluttony, Zishan Khan speaks about the Islamic diet and three golden rules when it comes to food and drink.

Gluttony: The Rise of a Deadly Sin

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In the first of a two-part series on excessive eating and drinking, Zishan Khan reveals the sinful nature of the physically and mentally harmful act.

Islam21c-Human Aid & Advocacy partnership announcement

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We are excited to announce a partnership with Human Aid & Advocacy, one of the world's leading humanitarian and advocacy organisations.

How NOT to React to Advice

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In this piece, Zishan Khan warns readers about how not to respond when someone offers you advice.

10 Tips on How to Give Islamic Advice

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In this piece, Zishan Khan provides ten helpful bits of advice... when it comes to giving Islamic advice!

WhatsApp Contains Pornography – do your children have it?

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Not many people know but a LOT of apps come pre-installed with sexually explicit material, warns Islam21c’s Tech Manager Zishan Khan. Here’s what you can do about it.