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  • An-Naml (The Ant)

    بسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَٰنِ الرَّحِيمِ In the name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Merciful. طس ۚ تِلْكَ آيَاتُ الْقُرْآنِ وَكِتَابٍ مُبِينٍ {1} [Pooya/Ali Commentary 27:1] Refer to the commentary [...]

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  • Taa-Haa (Taa-Haa)

    بسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَٰنِ الرَّحِيمِ In the name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Merciful. طه {1} [Pooya/Ali Commentary 20:1] According to Imam Jafar bin Muhammad as Sadiq Ta Ha is one of the [...]

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  • 3 The Family of Imran Al-’Imran: Madani

    3 The Family of Imran Al-’Imran: Madani ________________________________________ In the name of Allah, most benevolent, ever-merciful. ALIF LAM MIM. 2. God: there is no god but He, the living, [...]

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  • The Famous Shi’ite Exegetists of the Holy Quran

    Hasan al-Amin Shi’ite Commentators and Exegetists From Among The Companions The foremost among them was Imam Ali bin Abi Talib(A.S.), Master of the Shi’ites and their Imam. He [...]

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  • 35 The Originator, Al-Fatir: Makki

    35 The Originator Al-Fatir: Makki ________________________________________ In the name of Allah, most benevolent, ever-merciful. ALL PRAISE BE to God, the originator of the heavens and the earth, [...]

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  • AL-FAJR The Dawn الفجر Meccan (surah 89 • 30 ayahs)

    AL-FAJR The Dawn الفجر Meccan (surah 89 • 30 ayahs) »The surah that opens with the oath of the Divine One swearing by THE DAWN, and other natural occurrences and sacred designations, as a means [...]

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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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  • 103 Time and Age, Al-’Asr: Makki

    103 Time and Age Al-’Asr: Makki ________________________________________ In the name of Allah, most benevolent, ever-merciful. TIME AND AGE are witness 2. Man is certainly loss, 3. Except those [...]

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  • The Central Theme of the Holy Quran

    Sheikh Muslim Bhanji Since the advent of Islam and the revelation of the Qur’an in the early years of the seventh century AD, the Muslim Holy Book has been the subject of many extensive [...]

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  • Science in The Holy Qur’an

    Author : Imam Reza Network From a Gaseous Mass to the Heavens and the Earth The Qur’an was revealed in the seventh century. Many statements pertaining to physical phenomena are dispersed [...]

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  • 74 The Enfolded, Al-Muddaththir: Makki

    74 The Enfolded Al-Muddaththir: Makki ________________________________________ In the name of Allah, most benevolent, ever-merciful. O YOU ENFOLDED in your mantle (of reform), 2. Arise and warn, [...]

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  • 113 The Rising Day, Al-Falaq: Makki

    113 The Rising Day Al-Falaq: Makki ________________________________________ In the name of Allah, most benevolent, ever-merciful. SAY: “I SEEK refuge with the Lord of rising day 2. From the evil [...]

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  • Hud (Hud)

    بسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَٰنِ الرَّحِيمِ In the name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Merciful. الر ۚ كِتَابٌ أُحْكِمَتْ آيَاتُهُ ثُمَّ فُصِّلَتْ مِنْ لَدُنْ حَكِيمٍ خَبِيرٍ {1} [Shakir 11:1] Alif Lam [...]

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  • Tafsir Surat ad-Duhaa (The Morning Hours)

    By: Nasir Makarim Shirazi in Tafsir Namuneh Translated from Farsi into English by: Fatima Zabeth Beenesh Surat A?-?uh^aa’ (The Morning Hours) – سورة الضحى This sura descended at Mecca [...]

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  • The Exegesis of the Holy Qur’an by Imam al-Baqir(A.S.)

    Among the sciences which Ima`m Abu` Ja’far (al-Baqir), peace be on him, presented during his lectures was the exegesis of the Holy Koran. Indeed he devoted a time of his times to it. He [...]

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  • AL-MUNĀFIQŪN The Hypocrites المنافقون Medinan (surah 63 • 11 ayahs)

    AL-MUNĀFIQŪN The Hypocrites المنافقون Medinan (surah 63 • 11 ayahs) »The surah that declares that God bears witness that the false profession of faith by THE HYPOCRITES is uttered only as a [...]

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  • The Holy Qur’an Brings a Message of Guidance and Social Justice

    By: Sayyid Muhammad Husayn Jalali The Qur’an is a revelation sent by God (the All-Mighty) to Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him and his family). Muslims believe that the Qur’an is the last [...]

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  • Al-Tawba (The Repentance)

    Beta version. Kindly report any error in this text (specify the surah and aya numbers). Quran arabic text from Tanzil.info licensed under the Creative Commons BY-ND 3.0 Unported license. Request: [...]

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  • 99 The Earthquake, Al-Zilzal: Madani

    99 The Earthquake Al-Zilzal: Madani ________________________________________ In the name of Allah, most benevolent, ever-merciful. WHEN THE WORLD is shaken up by its cataclysm, 2. And the earth [...]

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  • Al-Jumu’a (Friday)

    بسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَٰنِ الرَّحِيمِ In the name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Merciful. يُسَبِّحُ لِلَّهِ مَا فِي السَّمَاوَاتِ وَمَا فِي الْأَرْضِ الْمَلِكِ الْقُدُّوسِ الْعَزِيزِ [...]

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  • How Does Prayers Keep a Person Away From Sin?

    By: Shaykh Nasir Makarim Shirazi & Ayatullah Ja’far Subhani Question: According to Qur’an’s point of view one of the effects of Prayers is that it keeps one away from sins and [...]

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  • Lady Fatima (S.A) Protests Against Abu Bakr Actions

    Fatimah (AS) felt grieved by Abu Bakr’s actions, and was so displeased with him that when she knew of his attempt to seize Fadak, she accompanied a group of women to the mosque. There she [...]

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Historical Books of Shi’ites in Kalam, Hadith and Rijal

    By: Rasul Ja ‘fariyan Kalami-Historical Books Part of the Shi‘ite kal?m? works have extended the discussion to history in proportion with its importance to the issue of Imamate. The [...]

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  • Which is Correct, “Wa ‘Itrati” {and My Progeny}, or “Wa Sunnati” {and My Tradition}?

    By: Sayyid Rida’ Husayni Nasab The hadith scholars {muhaddithun} have narrated hadith ath-thaqalayn {Tradition on the Two Weighty Things} in two ways and it has been recorded in the books [...]

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  • Imam Sajjad’s (A.S.) Letter

    Imam al-Sajjad (A.S.) in his advising letter to Muhammad Ibn Muslim al-Zuhri: May Allah keep the calamity far from me and you and have mercy on you and keep you away from the fire of Hell, [...]

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  • Hadeeth Al-Kisaa (Story of the Cloak)

    One day, my dear Father, The Holy Prophet of Allah (s), came to my house and said to me: Peace be upon you, O Fatima. I replied: And upon you be peace. He said: I feel some weakness in my body. I [...]

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  • The Ideal of Womanhood

    By: Seyyed Ali Shahbaz Her birth revolutionized the status and position of women after ages of oppression. It gave to the world a practical paradigm for the daughters of Eve to mould their lives [...]

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  • Points of wisdom from Bab Madina-tul Ilm

    By: Fatimah Seal of Messengers Prophet Muhammad b. Abdollah (s)’s seventh infallible descendant Al-Imam Musa b. Jafar Al-Kazem (s) narrated from his respected father from their respect worthy [...]

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  • Guidance from the Knowledge of Sayyida Fatimah Zahra (A.S.)

    The Holy Prophet (saww) has said, “Fatimah is part of me, whoever harms her, harms me”. He (saww) has also said, “Fatimah is part of me, whoever disappoints her, disappoints me”. In these [...]

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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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  • Imam Hussein (p) narration on what different species chant

    By: Ibtehal Mohammad Al-Varsh It is narrated in 64th volume of Bihar-ul Anvar by Allamah Majlisi from the book Al-Kharaij (by Sayed Hibatullah Rawandi) that someone asked the grandson of the holy [...]

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  • Second Infallible Sayings

    * One who develops the trait of greediness and avarice invites degradation; one who keeps on advertising his poverty and ill-luck will always be humiliated; one who has no control over his tongue [...]

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  • Al-Tahira (The Viruous)

    Written By: Abu Muhammed Al-Ordoni As we have already mentioned, one of Fatima Zahra’s (A.S.) names was “At Taherah” (the virtuous or pure). This meaning is related to the [...]

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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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  • Attributes Of The Righteous [2]

    Text of Hadith; A mumin keeps away from the unlawful and forbidden things, he is free from doubt and he does not perpetrate them either, he is generous, he does not bother or inconvenience [...]

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  • Sayings of Imam Hasan (A.S)

    Compiled and Translated by: Syed Zainulabedin Razavi, Tehran, Iran Name: Hasan Title: Mujtaba ,Sibte Akbar Bye name: Abu Mohammad Father: Ali ibne Abi Taleb(A.S). Mother: Fatima binte Mohammad [...]

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  • Lady Fatimah (S.A)’s Intercession

    On the Day when the oppressed shall bite their hands (in fear); when the oppressors shall be gathered in humiliation and lowliness, remembering their disgraceful and shameful deeds: Then every [...]

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  • The Philosophy of Martyrdom of Imam Husayn (A.S)

    Written By: Rasul Jafariyan As a sacred religious movement and as a revolutionary political step the epic of Karbala is the most crucial religio- political uprising in the political culture of [...]

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  • Unity of the Muslims and the School of Ahl al-Bayt (A.S)

    Written By: Shaikh Muhammed Jawad Chirri Late Director of the Islamic Center of America As we come to the end of our discussion, we find that Sunnites and Shi’ites do not disagree on any [...]

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  • Lady Fatima (S.A), The Withering Rose

    Fatima (S.A) The Gracious By: Abu Muhammad Ordoni P. 245 – 256 It was a short life… As short as the lives of fragrant roses… A life that Lady Fatima (A.S.) endured and now it is [...]

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  • Who are the Prophet’s AhlulBayt !?

    The Holy Book tells us about the Words of Allah, the Great and Almighty, concerning them: ” Allah only desires to keep away uncleanness from you, O members of the House! and to purify you a [...]

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  • Brief Biography of Lady Fatimah Al-Zahra (S.A)

    Name: Fatima Al-Zahraa, daughter of the Prophet Muhammad (s.a.w.) and Lady Khadija (A.S.); wife of Imam Ali (A.S.); mother of Imam Hassan (A.S.), Hussein (A.S.); Zeinab and Um Kulthum. Birth: [...]

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  • Ar-Radhiah Al-Mardhiyah

    Written By: Abu Muhammed Al-Ordoni AR-RADHIAH (THE SATISFIED OR GRATIFIED ONE) Accepting what Allah ordains for one’s self, is considered an excellent degree of belief in Allah-Glory be to [...]

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  • Marriage of Lady Fatimah (S.A)

    Lady Fatimah (A), the best of all women, was the only daughter of the Holy Prophet (S). Whenever she came into his presence, the Holy Prophet (S) would stand up in respect, not because she was [...]

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  • Imam Ali (A.S) in the Face of Infidels (Djamal War)

    History of the Caliphs By: Rasūl Ja’farīan Translation by: Ali Ebrahimi p. 223-240 Only several months after Imām came to power in 36H., the first civil war happened in Djamādī al-Thānī of [...]

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  • Characteristics of Lady Fatima (S.A)

    THE LIFE OF FATIMA AZ-ZAHRA’ By: Allamah Baqir Shareef al-Qurashi P. 49 – 77 Fatima az-Zahra’ (a.s.) was different from all women in her high qualities and noble characteristics that [...]

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  • Moral Virtues of Lady Fatimah (S.A)

    AHL AL-BAYT THE CELESTIAL BEINGS ON THE EARTH Author: Allama Hussein Ansariyan Translator: Dr. Ali Akbar Aghili Ashtiani P. 190-196 Note: Some persons die leaving no traces. Others leave an [...]

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  • Examples of Jurisprudence of the Imam of The Time

    The Life of Imam al-Mahdi By: Allama Baqir Sharif al-Qarashi Translation by: Sayyid Athar Husain S.H. Rizvi p. 148-167   1. Queries of Muhammad bin Abdullah bin Ja’far Muhammad bin Abdullah [...]

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  • The Holy Shrines at Kadhmayn

    Author : Imam Reza Network Anyone approaching Baghdad from the north or the west will be impressed by the sight of the four golden minarets at Kadhmayn, the Shrine of the Two Imams, Imam Musa [...]

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  •  The Major Occultation

    The Major Occultation

    The Life of Imam al-Mahdi By: Allama Baqir Sharif al-Qarashi Translation by: Sayyid Athar Husain S.H. Rizvi p. 205-215 The major occultation began after the death of Ali bin Muhammad Samari in [...]

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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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  • Lady Fatima’s (S.A) Magnificence in Prophet’s (PBUH) Words

    Prophet (PBUH) praised Fatimah (AS) frequently. He said: Her father is sacrificed for her a lot and sometimes bended and kissed her hand. He bid farewell to her as the last person before going to [...]

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  • Comparison Between the Conditions of Imam Hasan (A.S) Imam Husayn (A.S)

    Many people think that the Hashimite pride, which always resulted from honorable attitudes, was more appropriate for the attitude of al Husayn, peace be on him, than the attitude of al-Hasan, [...]

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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 Birth of Imam Ali, Ameer – al – Mu’mineen (A.S)

    Twenty-three years before the Hijra, on the thirteenth of Rajab, a miraculous birth took place. Fatima-bint-Asad, the wife of Abu Talib, was Divinely Guided with sudden labor pains to the Holy [...]

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  • The Birthday of Hadrat Fatima Zahra(A.S.)

      Hadrat Khadija’s(S.A.) excellent and noble characteristics are fantastic example for mankind to follow. She is the lady who gave birth to Fatima Zahra(S.A.) and brought her up with [...]

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  • Al-Imam Hasan (A.S) and Al-Imam Husayn (A.S)

    Written By: Allamah Tabatabai These two honourable Imams (AS) are brothers and the sons of `Ali (AS) and Fatimah (AS). According to the ahadith the Holy Prophet (SA) had deep affections towards [...]

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  • We Cry for Hussain (A.S) So did the Prophet of Islam (PBUH)

    Written By: Yasser al-Madani Every year, Muslims around the world commemorate the tragedy of Karbala. They attend mourning meetings and processions in which the story of Karbala is retold, [...]

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  • Prophet Muhammed (PBUH) Biography

    Birth Muhammad (PBUH) (Blessings and Peace be upon him) was born in Makkah, Arabia, on Monday, 12 Rabi’ Al-Awwal (2 August C.E). His mother, Aminah was the daughter of Wahb bin Abd Al-Manaf [...]

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  • Imam al-Hadi’s Answers to Yahya bin Aktham’s Questions

    Author : Imam Reza Network Musa bin Mohammed bin Ali Ar-Reza related: I met Yahya bin Aktham in a public meeting and he asked me a number of questions. I then came to my brother Ali bin Mohammed [...]

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  • The Tragedy of Karbala – Part I

    Author : Hussein Alawi Introduction The Commemoration of Imam Hussains ( as ) has been observed by the followers of Ahl al Bayt ( members of the House of the Prophet ( saw ) ) for centuries; yet [...]

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  • Wonderful Short Maxims of Imam Hasan al-Askari (A.S.)

    Compiled by: Baqir Shareef al-Qurashi The following are some of the wonderful maxims transmitted from Imam Abu Muhammad al-Askari (a.s.). He said, 1. “If fate is inevitable, then for what [...]

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  • A Glance At “Transcendental Events”

    The previous paragraphs spoke of Lady Khadijas excellent and noble characteristics, which should be a fantastic example for mankind to follow. She is the lady who gave birth to Fatima Zahra and [...]

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  • The Consistent and the Compassionate One

    Imam Hassan Al- Mujtaba (AS), the second Infallible Imam of the Prophet’s Household, was born on Tuesday, 15th Ramadan 3 AH at Medina. His father’s name is Imam Ali ibn Abu Talib, and [...]

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  • The General Life-Style of the Holy Ahlul Bayt (A.S.)

    The other members of the Ahl al-Bayt (AS) are the perfect examples of the education and training of the Holy Prophet (SA). Their characters and life-style resemble the character of the Holy [...]

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  • Character of Imam Mudjtaba (A.S)

    History of the Caliphs By: Rasūl Ja’farīan Translation by: Ali Ebrahimi p. 333-335 Imām Hasan was born on Ramadān 15, 3 A.H. He looked like his forefather, Allāh’s Apostle.[1] After his [...]

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  • Islamic Belief, Doctrine And Practices

    THE LIFE OF PROPHET The Pre-Islamic World Before the advent of Islam, people all over the world were sadly impoverished in thought, opinions, and individual and social attitudes. Although such [...]

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  • The Impact of Karbala on Vigilance of Muslims

    By: Mansour Leghaei Imam Husain (a.s.): “Indeed, I did not revolt (against the tyrannical regime of Bani-Omayya) joyfully, arrogantly, to be an oppressor or a corrupted one, rather, I revolted [...]

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  • Early Converts to Islam and Their Persecution

    Author : Sayed Ali Asgher Razwy Though Abu Lahab frequently succeeded in dispersing the crowds that gathered to hear the Apostle’s homilies, word nevertheless spread in Makkah about them. [...]

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  • Golden Medical Dissertation of Imam Ali Reza (A.S)

    The Life of Imam Ali Ibn Musa al-Rida By : Baqir Sharif al-Qarashi P. 277 – 313 The sciences of Imam al-Rida, peace be on him, were not confined to the precepts of Islamic law; rather they [...]

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  • Shi’ite Books on the History of the Prophets

    By: Rasul Ja’fariyan Accounts of the divine Prophets were carried out as part of Islamic historiography by various scholars in books entitled al-Mubtada’ which means the beginning or the [...]

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  • Decline of the Marwanid

    By: Rasul Ja’fariyan Harith Ibn Surayj in Khurasan Khurasan was the major troubled spot for the Umayyads since it was not only far from the capital but also it had its own problems such as [...]

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  • Uthman’s Caliphte

    By: Ahmad Namaee While ‘Uthman was a successful merchant, before his election in 23/644 he had, at no time displayed any qualities of public leadership. Among the six members of the [...]

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  • The World Before Islam

    The Roots of Religion p. 117 – 120 The chaotic situation of the world prior to Islam is clearly reflected in the accurate mirror of history. The outline of decline, oppression, bloodshed, [...]

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  • What is Ashura?

    In the Islamic calendar, 10th day of the month of Muharram is the day of ‘Ashoora, a day of mourning for all feeling Muslims. It is the day on which, in the year of 61 Hijri (680 AD), in a [...]

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  • The Discourses of Imam al-Jawad (A.S.)

    The following narrations are related to Imam Abu Ja’far Mohammed bin Ali Al-Jawad (peace be upon him). Imam Al-Jawad’s Answer about a Muhrim That Kills a game When the Abbasid caliph Al-Ma’mun [...]

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  • Laws of History in The Holy Qur’an

    Now time has come that we should know the different ways in which the laws of history are mentioned in the Qur’an. In other words, we should see how the laws which, from the viewpoint of [...]

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  • Hazrat Is’haq (A.S) and Hazrat Yaqub (A.S)

    Translated by Fatima Zabeth Beenesh from the Farsi book “Tarikh i-Anbiya az Adam ta Khatam” by Husain Imadzadeh There are ten ayaat present in the Holy Quran about Prophet Is’haq a.s. [...]

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  • Are we true to Imam Hussain [as]?

    Author : Batool Haydar “If Husayn was one of us, we would have put up a flag and a minaret for him in every part of the earth and called the people to Christianity!” – Antoine Bara.   It [...]

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  • A Glimpse of the Character Traits of the Holy Prophet Muhammad (S.A.W.)

    By: Sayyid Abu’l-Fadl Mujtahid Zanjani Childhood Muhammad’s father, ‘Abdullah, died at a young age away from his birthplace and kinsfolk, without knowing that his wife was expecting and that he [...]

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  • Anecdotes from the Life of the Holy Prophet of Islam(S.A.W.)

    Author : Imam Reza Network Nasiba The Hero of Uhud Battle The deep scar on the shoulder of Nasiba, daughter of Kaab, spoke of a major wound in the past. Whenever the women, especially of the [...]

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  • How Did The World Begin?

    Author : Imam Reza Network Man is a thoughtful creature who lives a midst this spacious world. He contemplates everything around him and tries to understand its essence. He asks himself: How did [...]

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  • The Awaited Imam Mahdi (A.S) and Dissensions

    All Islamic groups agree on a man who appears at the end of time to fill the world with justice and equity and establish the government of righteousness over all parts of the earth as a testimony [...]

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  • Allah’s Help Is The Best

    Author : Imam Reza Network One of the companions of the Holy Prophet (s) found his financial conditions in a critical state and sat wondering how he could improve them. His wife suggested he [...]

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  • Summing up Islamic Monotheism

    Author : Al-shia.org What is the viewpoint of Islam concerning human perfection? When a school of thought wishes to build up a following, it must provide guidance and strengthen the resolution of [...]

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  • The Day of Judgement

    By: Sayyid Saeed Akhtar Rizvi   First and Second Trumpets The Sound of the Trumpet (Sur, in Arabic) will be the first stage ot the Day of Judgement. Allah has mentioned it in many Ayats of [...]

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  • About Allah

    Author : Aalulbayt Global Information Center INTRODUCTION There is no difference of opinion amongst Muslims that the ‘Religion’ of God is Islam; that the only way to know Islam is through the [...]

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  • Imam al-Baqir(A.S.) Explains The Ima`mate

    The Ima`mate is a breath of Allah’s spirit. It is a favor of His favors. He has bestowed it on man to lead him to belief and good and to guide him to the right path. The Shi’ites [...]

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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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  • The Glorious Event of Eid ul Ghadir

    By: Shaykh Nasir Makarim Shirazi We are on the heels of the commemoration of the glorious event of ‘Eidul Ghadir. May Allah (SwT) make this a graet day of celebration for all of the Shia, [...]

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  • The Logic for Imamah

    A government organization established in a country to handle public affairs cannot operate by itself. Unless a group of competent and experienced individuals endeavour to maintain and run it, it [...]

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  • The Future in the Quranic View

    Dr. Sayyed Hasan Eftekharzadeh The Future, from the Quranic View As you may know, Islam, like all other religions, portrays an optimistic picture of the future. This portrayal has been done in [...]

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  • Imam Hasan (A.S.), the Second Holy Imam

    1. Birth & Early Life Imam Hasan al-Mujtaba —upon whom be peace— was the second Imam. He and his brother Husayn were the two sons of Amir al-mu’minin ‘Al? and Lady F?timah, the daughter of [...]

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  • Our Hussain (a.s), Mourning him and his Karbala

    Author : Al-shia.org It is accepted to the Islamic nation, due to the finality of the Prophethood and its particular concerns, that the holy prophet (s.a.w) had the knowledge about the wars, [...]

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  • What Non-Muslims Say About ‘Imam Ali (A.S)

    “Thus God makes clear his signs to you so that you may understand ” (Qur’an 2:242) The First Successor of Prophet Muhammad (Peace and Blessings be Upon Them Both) There are a lot of [...]

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  • Imam Ali (A.S.), the Ka’ba of Faith

    By: Seyyed Ali Shahbaz “Most surely the first House to be set up for mankind is the one at Bekka (Mecca), blessed and a guidance for all nations.” (Holy Qur’an 3:96). This is [...]

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  • Radical Self-Love

    By: Ayatullah Sayyid Mujtaba Musavi Lari Coveting material things is a basic human nature. It is an instinct that was implemented in man on the day he was born. It is the motive which allows him [...]

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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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  • Some Suggestions for Parents and Children

    The directives concerning education in Islam are many and the ways for reformation well defined. Here we will mention some of the most important ones and concentrate on the following directives [...]

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  • Muslims in the West

    The Holy Qur’an calls on women to cover their heads from men other than their father, husband, sons, uncles, and nephews, in order to avoid the risk of untoward glances and exploitation that [...]

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  • Golden quotes of Imam Hassan Al-Mujtaba (A.S)

    Written By: Asiya Syed –A blessing is trial, if gratitude is shown for it, it becomes a blessing, and if you show ingratitude for it then it becomes a wrath. –One who lacks [...]

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  • Slander; A Society Polluted with Sins

    By: Ayatullah Sayyid Mujtaba Musavi Lari There is no doubt that at the present time societies suffer from various types of spiritual deviations and psychological corruption, and have failed to [...]

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  • The Principles of General Health in Islam

    Author : Aalulbayt Global Information Center   Islam has adopted positively the principles of the general health to concentrate in the legislative fields. All of the precepts and laws of [...]

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  • The Greatest Master of Sciences

    The sixth holy Imam, Ja’ffar Ibn Muhammad Al-Sadiq (as) was born in Madinah on 17th Rabi’ al Awwal 83 Hijrah (702 AD). He was martyred in Madinah by poisoning on 15th/25th Shawwal, 148 Hijrah [...]

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  • The Islamic Opinion about Education

    By: Abdul Adheem al-Muhtadi al-Bahrani Question: Western and eastern scholars have written many books and detailed studies on education, and Islamic scholars have also written much on this [...]

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  • Five Life Giving Lessons and Refraining from Doubtful Things

    By: Ayatullah al-Uzma Shaykh Nasir Makarim Shirazi The Messenger of Allah (S) has said, “O’ mankind! Do not convey wisdom to those people who are not worthy (of receiving such teachings), [...]

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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 Ideal Leadership

    Written By: Ahmed H Sheriff NEED OF LEADERSHIP Man is a social animal. He is divinely endowed with gregarious nature to meet socially, to plan and do tasks in groups, to delight in company, to [...]

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  • Types of Responsibilities

    By: Murtuza Mutahhari In the speech that I had given in this same venue under the topic of “Amr bil Ma?ru-f wa Nahi- ?Anil Munkar” (commanding to that which is right and forbidding from that [...]

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  • Hazrat Muhammad (PBUH) in the Mirror of Islam

    Written By: Allamah Tabatabai Translated from the Persian By: William Chittick and Dr. Seyyed Hossein Nasr Free Islamic Literatures, Inc, Houston In the Name of God, Most Merciful and [...]

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  • Islam keeps the concept of the scales of justice in the forefront

    By: Sayyid Muhammad Husayn Jalali As humans, we should always be aware of the scales of justice. If you ask a dictator why he is oppressing people or doing a certain “evil” action, he will always [...]

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  • Four Islamic Commandments and the Transient Life of This World

    By: Shaykh Nasir Makarim Shirazi It has been narrated from Abi Ayyub al-Ansari who said: “I heard the Messenger of Allah (S) say: “Cover yourselves with the clothing of obedience (to Allah) and [...]

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  • Islam and Manners

    By: Aisha Mutuku, Dar-Es-Salaam, Tanzania Islam has outlined good manners in a precise way. It combats vice and moral corruption by every means. Islam has taken care of educating the [...]

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  • The Wonders of Creation

    By: Ayatullah Dastghaib Shirazi In the Name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Merciful Glory be to Him Who created pairs of all things, of what the earth grows, and of their kind and of what they do [...]

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  • Islam; The Freedom of Thought and Belief

    By Shahid Murtada Mutahhari This is a rather free translation of two lectures delivered by Martyr Mutahhari at the Husayniyyeh Irshad, Tehran, in the fall of 1969. They form part of a [...]

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  • Islam and Democracy: An Obscure Relationship

    By: Fatima Al-Samak Democracy is determined by many different elements: culture, wealth, equalities, education, and some will say, religion. Religion as a determinant of democratic development [...]

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  • Meditation

    By : Sayyid Khomeini One of the disciplines of reciting the Qur’an is the presence of heart, to which we have already referred in this book, when we discussed the general disciplines of the [...]

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