Darul Hadis Latifiah
|Darul Hadis Latifiah|
|1 Cornwall Avenue
Bethnal Green, London, E2 0HW
|Religious affiliation(s)||Sunni Islam|
|Founder||Abdul Latif Chowdhury|
|Age||11 to 19|
|Former name||Madrasah-e-Darul Qirat Majidiah|
Madrasah-e-Darul Qirat Majidiah was established in 1978 by parents and community leaders under the guidance of Abdul Latif Chowdhury (Fultali Saheb). Classes were originally held at a rented property in New Road, London, E1. Through private donations local community leaders raised funds to buy the property. Since 1981, the present building at 1 Cornwall Avenue, London, E2 0HW (previously 46-48 Cannon Street Road, London, E1 0BH) were purchased.
The madrasa delivered Bengali and Qur'anic classes, on average to students; in excess of 200 and aged between 5 and 16. The classes were weekdays from 5 pm to 7 pm, and weekends from 10 am to 1 pm.
In 1998, the institution was renamed Darul Hadis Latifiah, and established as a secondary school and college, where students receive a full secondary education in line with the National Curriculum as well as being educated in Islamic Studies, Bengali and Urdu.
- "History". Latifiah Girls School. Retrieved 30 April 2013.
- Official website
- Darul Hadis Latifiah. BBC News - 2007 2008 2009 2010
- Darul Hadis Latifiah. Department for Education. Secondary School (GCSE and equivalent) Achievement and Attainment Tables - 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
- Darul Hadis Latifiah. Foxtons