Imam Tauqer Shah

Imam Hafiz Tauqer Shah is a Hafizul Qur’an. Earned a BA degree from University of Houston. Studied Islamic Sciences from Various Institutes. He completed his primary education along with memorization of Qur’an at a very young age. He traveled to New York, Canada and Pakistan to pursue Islamic Education at various Institutions and ultimately studying the five year Aaalim Course at Jamia Binoria, Pakistan. He has also earned his BA in Business Management from The University of Houston and currently working on his Masters Program.

A young and inspirational speaker, Imam Hafiz Tauqer Shah, brings a unique perspective and contemporary understanding to the classical teachings of Islam. Imam and Religious Advisor at one of the largest Islamic Community in the Greater Houston area, Maryam Islamic Center located in Sugar Land TX.

Current Activities:

Imam and Religious Head – at the Maryam Islamic Center, Sugar Land, Texas.
Khateeb and Speaker – with the Islamic Society of Greater Houston and Islamic Da’wah Center in Houston, TX
Activist in Inter-faith and Outreach – Member of the Fort Bend Inter-faith Community – An Interfaith Community of Christians, Jewish and Muslims.
Board member of Maryam Quran Academy – A full time Hifzul Qur’an program.
Trustee of Al-Qur’an Institute – which has published the translations of Quran in English and Spanish along with many Dawah materials. The institute distributes well over 10,000 copies every year all over the world.
Adviser to the City of Sugar Land, TX. Serves in the Advisory Team of Multi-Cultural issues to the City of Sugar Land TX as well as representing the Muslim Community at the City level.

Imam Tauqer Shah Features in the Houstonia Magazine alongside Pastors and Rabbis.
https://www.houstoniamag.com/articles/2016/3/1/city-religious-leaders-faith-march-2016

Standing firm against Extremism of any kind – Strong Statement by Imam Tauqer Shah.
http://www.sfchronicle.com/neighborhood/fortbend/news/article/Law-enforcement-Muslim-community-unite-in-Sugar-6692904.php

Imam Shah presents the Muslim fasting of Ramadan to the St. Johns United Church.
http://www.stjohnsunitedchurchofchrist.org/2015/06/happy-ramadan/

Imam Tauqer Shah Presents the Ramadhan Essentials at the Interfaith Event
http://voiceofasiaonline.com/community/grand-annual-interfaith-iftar-dinner-at-sugar-land/

Imam Shah talks about Fasting to the Hosuton Chronicle.
http://www.houstonchronicle.com/news/houston-texas/houston/article/With-Ramadan-s-approach-Muslim-adults-share-7964761.php

Imam Shah and the Muslim Community’s strong statement against Extremism and Radicalization.
http://india-herald.com/local-muslim-leaders-law-enforcement-p4758-1.htm

Imam Shah talks about Ramadhan to the Houston Chronicle
http://www.chron.com/life/houston-belief/article/Fulfilling-a-duty-to-God-becomes-a-family-affair-1675246.php