201_6423 Shaykh Abdul-Majied Moerat began the study of Arabic and Islamic studies at the age of 18 at the Dar Al Arqam Institute, Cape Town. He later furthered his studies in Arabic Literature at the University of Madina, Saudi Arabia. He also studied privately in Medina and furthered his studies for 2 years in the faculty of Shariah at the University of Madina. He currently co-owns and runs the De Perel Safe House for Substance Abuse & the Roggeland Country House in Paarl, South Africa.