Yaqeen Institute for Islamic Research

The Lost Art of Contemplation: Spiritual Psychology Series

In this BTS video, Zohair Abdur-Rahman discusses his upcoming series on spiritual psychology and gives a quick look at the first article which addresses the lost art of contemplation.

Read the full publication, “The Lost Art of Contemplation: Spiritual Psychology Series” here.


Dr. Zohair Abdul-Rahman

Fellow | Dr. Zohair Abdul-Rahman M.D. M.Sc. was born and raised in Toronto, Canada. He studied the Islamic sciences under various local teachers, receiving ijazahs in ‘Aqeedah (theology) and Hadith. Currently, he works as a medical doctor in Brisbane, Australia, where he also serves as a volunteer Imam at a number of mosques, delivering khutbahs and lectures for adults and the youth. He has strong research interests in Islamic theology, Islamic spirituality, and mental health. Alongside his Islamic research, he has also published in medical journals and presented at psychiatric conferences.