Muslim Education and Converts Center of America

The Beginner's Gift

The Beginner’s Gift: How to Pray

Embark on a transformative journey with our course on “The Beginner’s Gift,” a work authored with clarity and precision on the essential rules for purification and prayer in Islam, according to the Hanafi Madhab, one of four mainstream schools of jurisprudence in Islamic law.

Designed to impart the foundational knowledge necessary for the validity and acceptance of prayers, this course is a beacon for those seeking a deeper connection with Allah. Let this course serve as your trusted guide. Join us in this enlightening experience, where every lesson is a step towards ensuring your prayers are not only valid but also resonate with sincerity and devotion, so that you can cultivate a meaningful connection with God.

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Instructor and Timing

Class will be instructed by Imam Kemal Cecunjanin and will be held on Thursdays from 6:45pm to 7:45pm EST weekly from February 1 to February 22. Instructor Bio:


None required.


Each session will be recorded on Zoom. Links to access the recordings will be sent to all via email.

Payment Options

Please note that the registration fee covers all sessions of the class.

  • Early registration fee of $40 extended until January 20.
  • Regular registration fee of $50 from January 21 and thereon.

Financial aid and payment plan options are also provided. Please note that, if approved, financial aid will cover the entire cost of the class and can only be applied towards only one class per semester per student. With a payment plan, the registration fee will be broken down into installments to be paid on different dates to ease the financial burden on the student.

  • If you wish to apply for financial aid, please select the option, “Financial Aid” and complete the registration process.
  • If you wish to do the payment plan option, please register here instead.
  • Once complete, our registration team will contact you via email for the next steps.

Access our semester flyer here. If you wish to do the payment plan option, please register here instead.

🤔Not sure if this is the right class for you?

Sit in on the first session and if you change your mind, we offer a full refund! That’s how confident we are that you will find our program beneficial. Low commitment and comprehensive!

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Feb 22 2024


6:45 pm - 7:45 pm

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Imam Kemal Cecunjanin