• Hafiz A Hassan
  • Islamic Scholar
  • Phone 951.684.5466
  • Email imam@riversidemasjid.org
  • Website www.riversidemasjid.org
Hafiz Ahmad Hassan was born in Lahore, Pakistan on November 10th. He received his Islamic education at Ashrafiah Islamic University in Lahore, Pakistan. He memorized the entire 30 juz of the Qur’an at the age of 9 years.  He graduated from the Ashrafiah Islamic University of Lahore, Pakistan in 1985 with a Shahadatul Alamia (Masters Degree) in Islamic Studies. He received his diploma in Arabic Language from National Institute of Modern Language (NIML) in Islamabad, Pakistan.

He memorized the entire 30 juz of the Qur’an at the age of 9 years.

My Career

Hafiz Hassan taught Islamic Studies at the Ashrafiah Islamic University from 1985 till 1997. He began his career as the Imam of the Islamic Center of Riverside in 1998. From 1999 till present day, he began working as the Quran & Islamic Studies teacher for the WASC Accredited Islamic Academy of Riverside.
My Lectures & Travels

Hafiz Hassan has widely traveled and has lectured at universities, colleges and other academic and religious institutions all over Southern California.
He has given lectures on Seerah of the Prophet, Quranic Tafseer, Sunnah & Hadith, Fikh, and many more.

My Interfaith Program Involvement

Hafiz Hassan has been involved in the Interfaith relations of the Riverside Muslim Community since 1998, working closely with other religious leaders, clergy, city officials, and other community activist to ensure the Muslim voice is present in the public eye.

My Achievements

First Place – Lahore Regional Quran Memorization Competition – (Year)
First Place – Punjab State Quran Memorization Competition – (Year)
First Place – Pakistan National Quran Memorization Competition – (Year)

Third Place – International Quran Memorization Competion in Mecca, Saudi Arabia – (Year)