About Us

Taqwa Media LLC is a print and digital publishing, marketing and distribution company. Established in September 2012, Taqwa Media’s vision is to share the message of God-consciousness (taqwa) using state-of-the-art technology. Our company provides an opportunity for independent publishers and authors to disseminate their works through our growing distribution network. We also offer the opportunity for brick and mortar bookstores, online stores and religious organizations to purchase these books at wholesale prices. In addition, Taqwa Media customers can purchase books in print and digital format from several online retail websites.

President
Sajida Bandali

In 2000, Sajida graduated with a degree in Business Management from State University of New York (SUNY) Old Westbury. Over the last 12 years, she has worked in the publishing industry as a manager at Tahrike Tarsile Qur’an (TTQ). At TTQ, Sajida lead major initiatives, increased sales and revenue, managed budgets and trained personnel. With more than a decade of expertise in the publishing industry, Sajida brings valuable skills to publish, market and distribute for Taqwa Media.

Advisors

Taqwa Media’s team consists of ten ad-hoc advisors who are established scholars, academicians, businessmen and web developers. The advisors assist with Taqwa Media’s vision, mission, goals and strategy. The roles and responsibilities of the advisors include assisting with content review, determining the educational needs of the community and developing a global network of individuals to achieve Taqwa Media’s vision.

Below are the eight advisors listed in alphabetical order:

Shaykh Rizwan Arastu
Shaykh Muhammad Saeed Bahmanpour
Shaykh Saleem Bhimji
Shaykh Muhammad Al-Hilli
Shaykh Jehad Ismail
Br. Ali Ridha Jaffar
Dr. Rebecca Masterton
Br. Hasnain Merali
Sayyid Muhammad Rizvi
Br. Hasnain Yusufali

Featured Publications

  • Noor Kids Faith Over Fear

    Noor Kids Faith Over Fear

    Author: Amin Aaser and Sana Aaser

    In the first story, Alpine Alps Adventure! Amin goes on a ski trip and is pressured by Zain to take on a dangerous ski slope, called the Black Hole. Amin shows true courage by standing up to what he believes.
    In the second story, Spooky Spider, Shireen learns that putting your trust in Allah (SWT) is an important part of courage for a Muslim.

  • Owl & Cat Islam Is

    Owl & Cat Islam Is

    Author: Emma Apple

    Join Owl & Cat and learn, in a light hearted and humorous way, about the lives and beliefs of Muslims, who make up a quarter of all the people in the world!