Our Imam

Mufti Nazim Taj Mahal

(Mufti) Nazim Mangera

(Mufti) Nazim Mangera grew up in Toronto, Canada. At the tender young age of 13, Mufti Nazim went from Toronto, Canada, to England to complete the traditional memorization of the Quran and the Islamic scholar course. He excelled in his studies which lasted for nearly 11 years. In his final year of studies, out of a class of 56 students, he was tied for first place.

Since graduation, Mufti Nazim has worked as a teacher of Islamic Studies and Arabic as well as an Imam at prestigious institutions in cities like Toronto, Chicago and Dallas. Mufti Nazim initiated and spearheaded a Quranic school in Texas in 2005: http://www.tanzeelacademy.org/

He is a well known speaker in community gatherings, interfaith events, universities, colleges and Masajid where he has spoken on a wide range of interesting topics.  Considering that Mufti Nazim has visited nearly 15 countries for an extended period of time, he has garnered invaluable experience on how to deal with people of various countries.  Also, considering that Mufti Nazim has ministered in major North American cities, he has gained extensive experience and practical skills on how to deal with and talk to people of different backgrounds, cultures, genders, age groups and beliefs.

Mufti Nazim has 3 Masters Degrees: a Masters in Arabic, a Masters in Islamic Studies and a Masters in Islamic Jurisprudence (Mufti). In 2013, Mufti Nazim also completed the Islamic Judge course in reference to judicial separations.

(Mufti) Nazim has also authored this wonderful book for Muslims as well as non-Muslims: http://www.inspirational100.org/

Currently, Mufti Nazim is pursuing his doctorate in Islamic Studies.  Mufti Nazim is quadrilingual and can converse fluently in four different languages. His four brothers are all Huffaz of the Quran and scholars of Islam as well Alhamdulillah.  Mufti Nazim has three children and is happily married to a female Islamic scholar.  Mufti Nazim is our Imam since December 2015 at MCC and we welcome him to our diverse MCC congregation.

Mufti Nazim’s Office Hours: Asr till Isha- Tuesday till Thursday, Friday after Jumuah, Saturday by appointment and Sunday from 11:30 AM till Zuhr. If you would like to set up a meeting with Mufti Nazim at these timings or at any other time, please email Mufti Nazim at: mccnazim@gmail.com