The focus of this book is upon Management of Masjid with a Strategic Approach. The author’s aim is to meet the needs of the readers who want to understand and apply management principles strategically in line with Islam. This book is written in a style easy to read for stakeholders / worshippers as well as those who are trustees, managers, volunteers, academics and professionals. The book is written in 3 sections: General perspective, Practical perspective and Spiritual perspective.
Part 1 General perspective: Introduction, Management in Islam, Maqasid al Shariah, Islamic Strategic Management, Japanese Management and Wisdom of Islamic Principles
Part 2 Practical perspective: UK Masjid Management – Outdated ? Modernising Masjid Management, Waqf, Charity Trust, Masjid Fund Accounting, Shari’ah Issues and Non-Compliance Risks, Charity Reporting and Accounting, Internal Financial Control, Financial Statements of Masjid – Illustrations, Masjid Constitution, SWOT Analysis, Challenges for Muslim Communities living in the UK
Part 3 Spiritual Perspective: Existence of the Creator, Principles of Islam, Major Aspects of Islam, The Khutnah of Hajj-ul-Wida.
The Author: M Bashir Khatri is an accountancy graduate from Thames Valley University. He has done post graduate studies with Durham University Business School and was awarded Master of Business Administration (MBA) in 2008. Later he gained Masters Diploma in Islamic Finance (MDIF) and Certified Islamic Accounting Professional (CIPA) with AIMS UK. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Financial Accountants, a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Management and a Fellow of the Federation of Tax Advisors.