How We Begin
Hira was established as a sole proprietorship in November 2010 and was started at an office in Jurong but moved to Blk 807 Yishun Ring Road #01-4201 S(760807) in May 2011 in a center which has offices and three classrooms which can fit 15 students each.
Hira was set up by Ustaz Rasman Bin Saridin and Ustaz Ismail Abdullah
Individual Behind Hira
The missionaries behind Hira are two special human beings who had ever fallen into the trap of drugs and crime. The founders, Ustaz Rasman Saridin, 45, and Ustaz Ismail Abdullah, 55 had been in and out of drug rehabilitation centers and prisons. Their bitter experience is a lesson for them to return to the straight path until they are called ustaz or accredited religious teachers They are the main teaching staff at Hira and lead the organization which is still in the early stages with energy and dedication.
Ustaz Rasman Saridin, 45, is one of the founder of Hira Society, had been in and out of drug rehabilitation centers and prisons. His bitter experience is a lesson for him to return to the straight path and strengthen his Islamic studies. He graduated with a Degree in Islamic Education Universitas Muhammadiyah Malang 2000-2005 and also with a Master in Islamic Education Universitas Muhammadiyah Malang 2011-2013. He is the main leader and mentor in Hira Society.
Through in depth religious studies and guidance from Allah, he decides to guide ex drug addicts and their families to build them into righteous individuals who understand their moral obligations and relationship with other human beings and society, and gently lead them back to the straight path.
To make them useful and easily blend into the society, he organizes a variety of classes for this purpose, such as information technology and life skill courses.
He also conduct spiritual, educational and recreational tours regularly to the Middle East and Asia.