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  • Arrogance of the Children of Isra’il

    In that book (Torah) we told the Children of Isra’il, “You are certain to become exceedingly arrogant and will establish tyrannical regimes on two occasions.” On the first, we [...]

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  • Al-Hijr (The Rock)

    بسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَٰنِ الرَّحِيمِ In the name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Merciful. الر ۚ تِلْكَ آيَاتُ الْكِتَابِ وَقُرْآنٍ مُبِينٍ {1} [Yusufali 15:1] A. L. R. These are the Ayats of [...]

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  • Fussilat (Explained in Detail)

    بسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَٰنِ الرَّحِيمِ In the name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Merciful. حم {1} [Shakir 41:1] Ha Mim! تَنْزِيلٌ مِنَ الرَّحْمَٰنِ الرَّحِيمِ {2} [Shakir 41:2] A revelation from [...]

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  • The Holy Qur’an: the Fountainhead of the Sciences

    By: Ibrahim B. Syed, PhD President Islamic Research Foundation International, Inc. 7102 W. Shefford Lane Louisville, KY 40242-6462, U.S.A. Introduction The Qur’an is a book of guidance; [...]

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  • 28 The History, Al-Qasas: Makki

    28 The History Al-Qasas: Makki ________________________________________ In the name of Allah, most benevolent, ever-merciful. TA SIN MIM. 2. These are the verses of the illuminating Book. 3. We [...]

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  • Al-Maaida (The Table)

    بسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَٰنِ الرَّحِيمِ In the name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Merciful. يَا أَيُّهَا الَّذِينَ آمَنُوا أَوْفُوا بِالْعُقُودِ ۚ أُحِلَّتْ لَكُمْ بَهِيمَةُ الْأَنْعَامِ إِلَّا مَا [...]

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  • Ma’ad (Resurrection) as in the Holy Qur’an

    By: Allamah Syed Muhammad Husain Tabataba’i The Holy Qur’an, through hundreds of Ayat reminds the people of the Ma’ad and negates any doubt regarding it. In many instances, the [...]

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  • QURAYSH Quraysh قريش Meccan (surah 106 • 4 ayahs)

    QURAYSH Quraysh قريش Meccan (surah 106 • 4 ayahs) »The surah that admonishes the first recipients of the Quran, the Meccan tribe of QURAYSH, to give thanks to the One God alone who had long [...]

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  • 75 The Resurrection, Al-Qiyamah: Makki

    75 The Resurrection Al-Qiyamah: Makki ________________________________________ In the name of Allah, most-benevolent, ever-merciful. I CALL TO WITNESS the Day of Resurrection, 2. And I call the [...]

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  • AL-NABAʾ The Tiding النبإ Meccan (surah 78 • 40 ayahs)

    AL-NABAʾ The Tiding النبإ Meccan (surah 78 • 40 ayahs) »The surah that mentions THE [GREAT] TIDING of the coming of the Day og Judgment, the truth of which people yet dispute. It takes its name [...]

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  • AL-ANFĀL The Spoils الأنفال Medinan (surah 8 • 75 ayahs)

    AL-ANFĀL The Spoils الأنفال Medinan (surah 8 • 75 ayahs) »The surah that answers the question that the believers put to the Prophet regarding how God and His Messenger would have them distribute [...]

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  • An Exposition of the Verse of Light (Ayat al-Nur)

    By: Sayyid Mujtaba Musavi Lari Allah is the light of the heavens and the earth; a likeness of His light is as a niche in which is a lamp, the lamp is in a glass, (and) the glass is as it were a [...]

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  • Tafsir Surah Al-Insan (The Man)

      By: Nasir Makarim Shirazi in Tafsir Namuneh Translated from Farsi into English by: Fatima Zabeth Beenesh Surat Al-‘Insa-n (The Man) سورة الانسان or سورة الدَّهْرِ This sura descended [...]

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  • 44 Smoke, Ad-Dukhan: Makki

    44 Smoke Ad-Dukhan: Makki ________________________________________ In the name of Allah, most benevolent, ever-merciful. HA MIM. 2. The perspicuous Book is witness 3. (That) We sent it down one [...]

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  • AL-ṬŪR The Mount الطور Meccan (surah 52 • 49 ayahs)

    AL-ṬŪR The Mount الطور Meccan (surah 52 • 49 ayahs) »The surah that opens with the oath of the Divine One swearing by THE MOUNT of Sinai, where the Torah was revealed to Moses. It takes its name [...]

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  • Al-Tawba (The Repentance)

    بَرَاءَةٌ مِنَ اللَّهِ وَرَسُولِهِ إِلَى الَّذِينَ عَاهَدْتُمْ مِنَ الْمُشْرِكِينَ {1} [Shakir 9:1] (This is a declaration of) immunity by Allah and His Messenger towards those of the idolaters [...]

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  • Fussilat (Explained in Detail)

    بسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَٰنِ الرَّحِيمِ In the name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Merciful. حم {1} [Pooya/Ali Commentary 41:1] Refer to the commentary of Baqarah: 1 .   تَنْزِيلٌ مِنَ [...]

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  • 52 The Mount, At-Tur: Makki

    52 The Mount At-Tur: Makki ________________________________________ In the name of Allah, most benevolent, ever-merciful. I CALL TO witness the Mount Sinai, 2. And the Scripture inscribed 3. On a [...]

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  • 96 The Embryo, Al-’Alaq: Makki

    96 The Embryo Al-’Alaq: Makki ________________________________________ In the name of Allah, most benevolent, ever-merciful. READ IN THE name of your Lord who created, 2. Created man from an [...]

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  • Al-Anbiyaa (The Prophets)

    بسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَٰنِ الرَّحِيمِ In the name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Merciful. اقْتَرَبَ لِلنَّاسِ حِسَابُهُمْ وَهُمْ فِي غَفْلَةٍ مُعْرِضُونَ {1} [Pickthal 21:1] Their reckoning [...]

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  • Prayer and Its Effects

    The Holy Prophet [s] said: “The one who takes prayer light is not of me. No, by Allah such a person will not reach the Haud, Pond of abundant.” Man La Yahduruhul Faqih, vol. 1, p. 206 [...]

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  • The Importance of Work in Islam

    Author : Imam Reza Network Work not- Just Pray An extremely anxious and perplexed man visited Hazrat Imam Jafar al-Sadiq (‘a), and begged him to pray that Allah would increase his sustenance and [...]

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  • Striving for Right Guidance

    A Speech Delivered by Dr. Muhammad al-Tijani al-Samawi Author of “Then I was Guided” Translated from the Arabic by YASIN T. AL-JIBOURI   In the Name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most [...]

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  • An Account on Arbaeen

    By: Khatar Nurrizadeh It has been narrated by the eleventh Imam Hazrat Hasan Askari (A.S) “There are five signs for a believer: A) Reciting 51 Rakats of Salat (Prayers) (seventeen Rakats of [...]

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  • First Infallible Sayings

    * The most honored among people who is pious, and the strongest among people who depends on Allah. * A man giving in alms one piece of silver in his lifetime is better for him than giving one [...]

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  • Sayings of Imam Husain (A.S.)

    Compiled and Translated by: Syed Zainulabedin Razavi, Tehran, Iran Name: Husain Title: Sayyed ush Shohada Byname: Aba Abdellah Father’s name: Ali ibne Abitaleb(A.S) Mother’s name: [...]

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  • Imam Ali’s Maxims of Warning, and Admonition

    So now, surely slyness and cheating will be in Hell. Fear God and be cautious of His power. God does not accept to surprise the servants with destructions before He warns them. From this cause, a [...]

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  • Contemplation (Tafakkur)

    By: An Exposition of Hadith by Imam Khomeini Muhammad ibn Ya’qub (al-Kulayni), from ‘Ali ibn Ibrahim, from his father, from al-Nawfali, from al-Sakuni, from Abu ‘Abd Allah (Imam al Sadiq) (A) [...]

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  • Wilayat in Ghadir

    Author : Al-shia.org Hadith no.29: The Prophet and the Wilayat of ‘Ali عَنْ أَبِي سَعِيدٍ قَالَ: لَمَّا كَانَ يَوْمُ غَدِيرِ خُمٍّ أَمَرَ رَسُولُ اللٌّهِمُنَادِيًا فَنَادى: أَلصَّلوٌةُ [...]

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  • Ahlul Bayt (A.S)

    The Holy Prophet [s] said: “The likeness of my Ahlul-Bayt (progeny) amongst my Ummah (followers) is similar to Noah’s Ark. Those who embarked on it were rescued and those who rejected [...]

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  • The Muslim Ummah at the End of Time

    Written By:  Mulla Mujahidali Sheriff The following are narrations of the Holy Prophet (saww) in which the state of the Muslim Ummah (nation) has been predicted during the end of the time. [...]

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  • Prophetic Traditions to Follow The Ahl al Bayt (A.S)

    By: Muhammad Tijani Samawi 1. The Prophetic tradition of the two weighty things The messenger of Allah (saw) said, O People, I leave amongst you two things which if you follow, you will never go [...]

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  • Some Sermons and Wise Sayings of Imam Zain ul Abideen (A.S)

    The Life of Imam Zayn al-‘Abidin By: Bāqir Sharif al-Qarashi P. 303 – 332 Imām Zayn al-‘Ābidin, peace be on him, took great care of preaching to the people. Many sermons were narrated [...]

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  • Gluttony and Uncontrolled Sexual Lust

    The Prophet has stated; “Refrain from gluttony and over eating because it causes an individual to be hard-hearted; one becomes relaxed and lazy at performing his religious duties; one deafens [...]

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  • Hajj in Ahadith

    Allah, the Most High, has said: “Surely the first House which was appointed for mankind (as a place of worship) was that in Bakkah (Makkah), the blessed, and a source of guidance for the entire [...]

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  • Imam Ali (A.S)’s Last Will and Testament

    Written By: The Muhammadi Trust Imam Ali’s (AS) last will to his sons Imam Hasan (AS) and Imam Hussain (AS) following a fatal blow on his head during morning prayers by Ibn Muljim (A [...]

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  • The Sahifa of al-Rida (A.S)

    The Life of Imam Ali Ibn Musa al-Rida By : Baqir Sharif al-Qarashi P. 313 – 314 Among the works of Imam al-Rida, peace be on him, is this excellent dissertation called Sahifat al-Rida;a [...]

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  • Characteristics of Shiite

    282- Imam Sadiq (a.s) said: “Once a group of people started walking behind Ameer al-Momineen (a.s). He asked them who they were. They said that they were his followers. He asked them why [...]

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  • Forty Sayings of Masumeen (A.S) on The World and The Hereafter

    By: Abbas Shahid Baqir 1- The Endeared Prophet of Islam (P.B.U.H.) ((Ashshehab Fel-Hekame-Val-Adab, p. 7)) The world is the prison of the religious people and paradise of unbelievers. [...]

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  • The towering status of Eid ul Ghadir

    By: Faez Karimi Hadith no. 1: The ‘Eid of the Khilafat and Wilayat It has been narrated from Ziyad ibn Muhammad that he said, “I went to see Abi ‘Abdillah [Ja’far ibn Muhammad [...]

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  • A Biographical Profile of Imam Ali (A.S)

    This well-written profile of Imam Ali (a) has been copied from a book by Syed Muhammad Askari Jafari. While providing a glimpse into our glorious history, it provides an unbiased and fair [...]

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  • A Brief Biography of Lady Fatima Az-Zahra(S.A)

    Most historians agree Lady Fatima was born five years after Prophethood, on the 20th of Jumada-Al-Thani in Mekkah. Fatima was one of the four daughters of Prophet Muhammad (pbuh&hf) and his [...]

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  • Hazrat Abbas (A.S), The Standard Bearer of Hazrat Hossein (A.S)

    abbas — the standard bearer of hossein (a.s) The shifting sand dunes of Karbala were smeared with blood. Near one of wash dunes, on the bank of Alkoma, lay the prostrate figure of a youth [...]

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  • The Great Baby, Imam Muhammad Baqir (A.S)

    The Life of Imam Muhammad ibn ‘Ali al-Baqir By: Baqir Sharif al-Qarashi – P. 17 – 27 The members of the House (ahl al-Bayt), peace be on them, received the baby with much [...]

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  •  Some Short Maxims

    Some Short Maxims

    The Life of Muhammad (PBUH) By: Allama Baqir Sharif al-Qarashi Translation by: Abdullah al-Shahin p. 397-437 A good collection of short maxims has been transmitted from the Prophet (a.s.) that [...]

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  • Grief of Lady Zahra (S.A)

    All praise belongs to the Almighty [swt], the Master of the Universe. After the Prophet’s death, events continued to occur. When studying the era following the Prophet’s death, [...]

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  • Imamate of Imam Zain ul Abideen (A.S)

    The Life of Imam Zayn al-‘Abidin By: Bāqir Sharif al-Qarashi P. 81 – 101 The Imāmate is an important element in forming the civilizational and political thought in Islam. It is an [...]

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  • Lady Fatimah (S.A) in Surat Al-Insaan (76)

    Allah the Exalted has said: “Verily the Good shall drink of a Cup (of wine) mixed with Kafur. A fountain where the Devotees of God do drink, making it flow in unstinted abundance. They [...]

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  •  Waiting and Responsibility

    Waiting and Responsibility

    Awaiting’ (Intezar) is the result of two conditions. Firstly, he is not satisfied with the present circumstances and secondly, he expects the improvement in his circumstances. If either of [...]

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  • Imam Hasan (A.S), A Brief Look into His Life

    Kitab al-Irshad (The Book of Guidance) By: Sheikh al Mufid Translated by I.K.A Howard Published by Tahrike Tarsile Quran Pages 279 – 289 Contributed by Br. Ali Abbas, [email protected] [...]

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  • Imam Ali Naqi (A.S)

    Name: Ali bin Muhammad (a.s.) Mother: Samana al-Maghribiya Kunniyat (Patronymic): Abu al-Hasan al Askari Laqab (Title): Al Hadi Birth: He was born at Madina in the year 212 A.H. Martyrdom: He [...]

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  • Lady Khadija (S.A), The Loyal Wife of Prophet

    Author : coiradio.com Qusayy, then, is the ancestor of all clans belonging to Quraysh. According to some historians, Quraysh’s real name was Fahr, and he was son of Malik son of Madar son [...]

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  • Doors of Knowledge of Ahl al-Bayt (A.S.)

    By: Ayatullah Muhammadi Rayshahri The Knowledge of the Book Abu Said al-Khudri: I asked the Messenger of Allah (S.A.W.) about the noble Ayah, “And such as have knowledge of the Book” [...]

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  • Martyrdom of Hadrat Abbas (A.S)

    Author : Imam Reza Network As he saw the children and harem cry out of thirst, al-Abbas declared his readiness to fetch water by force. He therefore took thirty horsemen and twenty warriors and [...]

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  • Islam did not rise except through Ali’s sword and Khadija’s wealth

    Written By: Yasin.T.al Jibouri INTRODUCTION: “Islam did not rise except through Ali’s sword and Khadija’s wealth,” a saying goes. Khadija al-Kubra daughter of Khuwaylid [...]

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  • Scientific and Intellectual Heritage of Lady Fatima (S.A)

    THE LIFE OF FATIMA AZ-ZAHRA’ By: Allamah Baqir Shareef al-Qurashi P. 149 – 158 Fatima, the principal of the women of the worlds, (a.s.) was one of the most knowledgeable, faithful, [...]

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  • Imam Husayn (A.S) and Compromise

    History of the Caliphs By: Rasūl Ja’farīan Translation by: Ali Ebrahimi p. 326-327 We discussed earlier that a group of historians and tradionists have done their utmost to introduce the [...]

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  • Morality of Imam `Ali ibn Musa al-Rida (A.S)

    AHL AL-BAYT THE CELESTIAL BEINGS ON THE EARTH Author: Allama Hussein Ansariyan Translator: Dr. Ali Akbar Aghili Ashtiani P. 222-225 Ibrahim ibn `Abbas has reported: I never saw Imam al-Rida say [...]

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  • Imam Mahdi (A.J.)

    By:Sayyid Sa’eed Akhtar Rizvi Now that we have come to the prophecies about the advent of Imam Mahdi (a.j.) and Prophet Jesus, son ‘of Mary (a.s.), it is advisable to describe these [...]

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  • Grief and Sorrow of Hadrat Fatima (S.A) after Holy Prophet (PBUH)

    On the day, when the Holy Prophet (s.a.w.a.) expired, there was not a single minor or major who was not overtaken by grief. Everybody was sobbing and weeping. Friends, relatives and kinsmen all [...]

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  • Najasat and Taharat Rules

    By: Sayyid Muhammad Rizvi A. SOME IMPORTANT TERMS “Najasat” (pl. najasaat) means uncleanliness, impurity. In Islamic laws, the najasat if of two types: inherent and acquired. To [...]

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  • Preliminaries of Prayer

    Author : Muhsin Qara’ati   To embark on the constructive form of worship, i.e. prayer, we shall cite a set of physical and spiritual preliminaries in terms of cleanliness and purity of body [...]

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  • Prayer and Its Effects

    The Holy Prophet [s] said: “The one who takes prayer light is not of me. No, by Allah such a person will not reach the Haud, Pond of abundant.” Man La Yahduruhul Faqih, vol. 1, p. 206 [...]

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  • ‘Smaller’ And ‘Greater Sins’

    By: Shaykh Nasir Makarim Shirazi& Ayatullah Ja’far Subhani   Question: How can we differentiate between ‘Smaller’ and ‘Greater sins’? Answer: Actually the [...]

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  • Jihad in Islam: Defense or Agression

    Ayatullah Shaheed (Martyr) Murtaza Mutahhari A- Christianity’s Protest Against Islam Previously we said that one of the points that, in its own view, the world of Christianity considers to [...]

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  • Ijtihad, Taqleed, & Marja’a

    An Individuals faith in the principles of religion, endeavors to find accurate instructions from the text of the Quran and also from the statements and practices of the Prophet (Book & [...]

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  • Rules Related to Covering

    Author : Rafed Network “O children of Adam! We have indeed sent down to you clothing to cover your shame, and (clothing) for beauty and clothing that guards (against evil), that is the best. This [...]

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  • Wuzu in the Holy Qur’an and The Hadith

    By: Ayatollah Sayyid Muhammad Reza Mudarrisi Yazdi One of the rules on whose necessity and conditions for performing the five daily (obligatory) prayers all the Muslims have consensus is the [...]

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  • The Value of Duties and Obligations

    By: Allamah Syed Muhammad Husain Tabataba’i All these innumerable means of living, that are now available to man and that we endeavor to acquire and use them day and night, were not [...]

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  • Intention (Niyyah): The first Essential Element of Prayer

    By: Hojjat al-Islam Muhsin Qara’ati The first essential element {rukn} of prayer is the intention {niyyah}. Intention means that we have to know what we are doing, what we are reciting, and for [...]

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  • Forty Ahadith Regarding The Importance of Zakat

    Author : Imam Reza Network Hadith Number 1:Zakat, A Bridge of Islam رُوِيَ عَنِ النَّبِي أَنَّهُ قَالَ: أَلزَّكَاةُ قَنْطَرَةُ الإِسْلاَمِ، فَمَنْ أَدَّاهَا جَازَ الْقَنْطَرَةَ وَمَنْ مَنَعَهَا [...]

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  • Omitting Prayer Intentionally is a Greater Sin

    The greater sin is to omit prayer intentionally. The traditions of Imam Taqi (a.s.), Imam Riďa (a.s.) Imam Mūsa Kadhim (a.s.) and Imam Ja’far as-Sadiq (a.s.) (mentioned in Abdul Azīm’s [...]

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  • Hijab and Family Life

    By: Mohammad Ali Shomali Allah (swt) has created human beings to act as His vicegerents on earth and, like all other forms of living beings, human beings cannot be complete unless they are in a [...]

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  • The Jehad; The Holy War

    By: Sayyid Mujtaba Musavi Lari   Islam’s aim, in its wars, battles and national uprisings against polytheism and materialism, has not been conquest, expansionism, imperialism or the [...]

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  • Questions about Jihad in Islam

    Ayatullah Shaheed (Martyr) Murtaza Mutahhari «And Fight those who have not faith in God, nor in the Hereafter, and (who) forbid not what God and His Prophet have forbidden and (who ) are not [...]

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  • Does Prayer have a Role in Acceptance of All Deeds?

    By: Shaykh Nasir Makarim Shirazi & Ayatullah Ja’far Subhani Question: I have seen an objection against Muslims in books that the Islamic scholars have written in the books of [...]

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  • Objectives and Bebefits of The Hajj

    “And proclaim among people the Pilgrimage; they will come to you on foot and on every lean camel coming from every remote path. That they may witness advantages for them and mention the name of [...]

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  • Islamic View on Artificial Insemination

    By: Ayatullah al-Uzma Shaykh Nasir Makarim Shirazi& Ayatullah Ja’far Subhani Question: What is the Islamic view on Artificial Insemination? (Artificial Insemination means the insertion [...]

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  • Haidh (Menstruation or Period)

    Haidh is a type of blood that is discharged from the womb of a woman every month. In order to better understand haidh let us follow the eight simple steps below: Verification If the blood seen is [...]

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  • The Great Shi’ite Fuqaha (Jurisprudents)

    Author : Imam Reza Network To understand any system thoroughly, it is imperative to get acquainted with its scholars, particularly those who have made significant contribution to its development. [...]

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  • Imam Reza(A.S.) and Regency to Caliphate

    Author : Imam Reza Network We are in front of an important historical event which busied the public opinion and stunned all political circles. The event is that al-Ma’mun appointed Imam [...]

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  • Imam Hussein (A.S)’s Revolution, Reasons & Motives

    All those who are familiar with Imam Husseins life do certainly realize that his role in serving Islam had started very early in his life. He has contributed to the rising Islamic movement when [...]

    Imam Hussein (A.S)’s Revolution, Reasons & Motives
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  • The Splendor of the Holy Prophet of Islam(S.A.W.)

    Author : Imam Reza Network Previous Prophets mentioned some of the characteristics of the Holy Prophet of Islam in their heavenly books, giving their followers the glad tidings of his future [...]

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  • Caliphate after The Holy Prophet (PBUH)

    History of the Caliphs By: Rasūl Ja’farīan Translation by: Ali Ebrahimi p. 21-23   Abū Bakr, son of Abū Quhāfa, was the first caliph after the Prophet’s demise. There are different [...]

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  • Birth of The Prophet Muhammad (PBUH)

    The Message By: Ayatullah Ja’far Subhani P. 119 – 125 YEAR, MONTH AND DATE OF BIRTH OF THE PROPHET OF ISLAM WHICH OF THE TWO VERSIONS IS CORRECT? CEREMONY OF GIVING A NAME TO THE [...]

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  • Life and Teachings of Holy Prophet (PBUH)

    Written By: Kenneth Moakan Arabia is a land of unparalleled charm and beauty, with its trackless deserts of sand dunes and mirages in the dazzling rays of a tropical sun. Its starry sky has [...]

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  • Sayyid Abd al-Azim al-Hasani, One of the Greatest Defenders of Ahlul Bayt (A.S.)

    By : Ayatullah Jafar Subhani I used to visit the grave of our master ‘Abd al-’Azim al-Hasani occasionally and whenever good fortune permitted me, for he was one of the descendants of the eldest [...]

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  • Muslim Bin Aqeel: Principle, Loyalty and Sacrifice

    Author : Aimislam.com Whenever mention is made of Muslim ibn Aqeel (a), one is immediately reminded of loyalty, courage and sacrifice. Integrity, valour and steadfastness still shine upon the [...]

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  • Shi‘a Ideology’s Practicality

    By: Sayyid Lutfullah Safi al-Gulpaygani QUESTION: Keeping in view the fact that aside from the short five-year period of Amir al-Mu’minin (peace be upon him), the administration of society was [...]

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  • Hadrat Muhammad (S.A.W.), the Radiance that Shone Forth in the Darkness

    Author : Imam Reza Network The World before Islam The chaotic situation of the world prior to Islam is clearly reflected in the accurate mirror of history. The outline of decline, oppression, [...]

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  • Hamran bin Ayun

    He was called al-Shayba`ni. He was given the kunya of Abu` al-Hasan. It was said that he was given the kunya of Abu` Hamza. He belonged to the next generation. He was among the companions of [...]

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  • Marriages of Holy Prophet (PBUH)

    We believe that all prophets and Imams (descendents of holy prophet) are infallible in all stage of immunity which is: immaculacy of ignorance, committing sin, doing wrongs by mistake or [...]

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  • Poets visit Imam Reza(A.S.)

    Author : Imam Reza Network A group of the eminent Arab poets in that time visited Ima`m al-Rida`, peace be on him, blessed him, and congratulated him on his undertaking regency. Among them was [...]

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  • Al-Silsilatul Al-Dhahabiyya (The Golden Chain)

    Written By: Mulla Mujahidali Ma’mun, the cruel and cunning Abbasid caliph in the year 201 A.H./817 forcefully exiled Imam Ridha (a.s) from Medina to Marw. (The city where Mamun’s seat [...]

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  • Martyrdom of Imam Zayn al-Abidin(A.S.)

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  • Self-Purification; The Main Goal of Divine Messengers

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  • The Autonomy of The Spirit as a Proof of Resurrection

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  • Islamic Faith and Human Perfection

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  • Talebearing

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  • Good Wording

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  • The Bodleian Tribute to Islamic Sciences

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  • Rights of Neighborthood

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  • Do we have the right to ask about the Logic behind Islamic Laws?

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  • Rights of Scholars

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  • The Various Levels of Perfection in Iman

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  • Honesty, The Most Manifest Sign of Personality

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  • Backbiting

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  • Spiritual Philosophy and Scientific Truths

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  • Characteristics of Shiite

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  • Hazrat Muhammad (PBUH) in the Mirror of Islam

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  • The Concept of Religion Part II

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  • Shi‘ism During Caliphate of Imam Ali (A.S)

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  • Christian Zionist Messianism: How It Views Islam and Muslims

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  • Shia Muslims Cultural and Educational Institutions

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  • The Study of The Creed and Sciences of The Shi’ah

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  • The Islam Part-IV

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  • The world in the Islam sight

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  • A Personal Story of Reverting to Islam

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  • The Islam Part-I

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  • The Islam Part-III

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  • Islam is an Institution of Social Justice

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  • Afterlife: Comparison of Muslim and Christian Doctrines

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  • The Advantages of Religion

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  • Why do the Shi‘ah during the ziyarah seek blessings?

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  • Method in Mufid’s Kalam and in Christian Theology

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  • Law and The Difference in Outlook and Origin

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  • Society and Tradition

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  • Natural Therapeutics of Medicine in Islam

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  • Imam Khomeini, Ethics and Politics (4)

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  • Can Science Dispense with Religion?

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  • Islamic Medicine: 1000 Years Ahead of its Times

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  • Imam Khomeini, Ethics and Politics (2)

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  • Socialism and Communism

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  • Jabir Ibn Haiyan: the Father of Chemistry

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  • How Fossils Overturned Evolution: Millions of Proofs that Refute Darwinism

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  • Islam’s Ideal Form of Democracy

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  • The Basis of Individual and Social Ethics

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  • Eighteen Reasons Why a Muslim Fasts

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  • Lessons From The Lives of Masoomeen (A.S)

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  • Imam Ali’s Internal and External Policy

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  • Love of Ahlul Bait leads to Paradise

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  • Shi‘a Ideology’s Practicality

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  • Attributes Of The Righteous [2]

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  • The Reality of Death

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  • Imam Hasan (A.S)’s Teachings

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  • The Question of Inheritance

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  • Some Suggestions for Parents and Children

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  • Belief in The Unseen

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  • Toward Peace

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  • Islam, Humanity and Human Values

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  • Hazrat-e-Fatima (S.A)

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  • Honesty, The Most Manifest Sign of Personality

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  • Jihad in Islam: Defense or Agression

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  • Traits of Nobility

    Author : Imam Reza Network Mistaken Concept of a Ruler One day a nomadic Arab entered Medina. He went straight to the mosque to meet the Holy Prophet (s) and demand gold, silver and other forms [...]

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  • Benefits of Remembering Ones Origin

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  • Good and Evil

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  • Duties of a True Muslim

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