Al Musafirun

The Travellers (referred to as ‘Al-Musafirun’ in Arabic) are an emerging UK based group; founded under the patronage of His Eminence, the Erudite Scholar and Guide, Shaykh Muhammad Al-Yaqoubi.

Since its inception in 2008, the main focus of the group has been on learning and reviving traditional Islamic Poems and Songs (known as ‘Qasaid’ in Arabic). Furthermore; a key goal of the group is to bring to the West, traditional Islamic poems and melodies which have been passed down generations over many centuries. Traditional Islamic Poetry epitomises love for Allah Almighty and His Beloved Messenger, Prophet Muhammad. The name; The Travellers – Al Musafirun, embodies the ethos of every Muslims journey to reach, Allah Almighty. A journey, made blessed through the constant praise and love of Allah Almighty and of His beloved, Prophet Muhammad.