April 14 2013 : Sheikh Hamza Yusuf delivered a lecture at American University of Sharjah titled ‘Contributions of Muslims in Science & Technology’.

Hamza Yusuf in Sharjah

Hamza Yusuf in Sharjah

In a personal conversation that followed, the Sheikh recollected meeting Jaihoon at Al Madinah Al Munawwarah, Al Madinah, Saudi Arabia few days back and receiving the book, Meem is for Mercy. He was also handed over a copy of Jaihoon’s novel, The Cool Breeze From Hind – A Spiritual Travelogue, which details the advent of Islam in Kerala about which he had expressed interest during the Madina meet.

Hamza Yusuf in Sharjah

Hamza Yusuf in Sharjah