Imaam, Masjid Timaru
Lecturer, teacher, editor and researcher all rolled into one, Shaykh ASRARUL HAQUE OBAIDULLAH began his Islamic education in al-Jaami‘at-us-Salafiyyah, India. Afterwards, he graduated with honours in Hadeeth and Islamic Studies and completed a Postgraduate Diploma in Islamic Education both at Madinah University.
The shaykh has worked as an editor and researcher in Hadeeth Science in Saudi Arabia and as an imaam and khateeb in Fiji. He is an active member of the Muslim community both locally and internationally. The Shaykh lives in the South Island where he is the imaam of Masjid Bilal Timaru Islamic Centre in Timaru, Canterbury.
For the past several years, he has also been running Al-Hikmah Educational Charitable Trust NZ that is establishing an Islamic school in India for the safe education of Muslim children.