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  • Muhammad (Muhammad)

    بسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَٰنِ الرَّحِيمِ In the name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Merciful. الَّذِينَ كَفَرُوا وَصَدُّوا عَنْ سَبِيلِ اللَّهِ أَضَلَّ أَعْمَالَهُمْ {1} [Yusufali 47:1] Those who [...]

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  • 104 The Slanderer, Al-Humazah: Makki

    104 The Slanderer Al-Humazah: Makki ________________________________________ In the name of Allah, most benevolent, ever-merciful. WOE TO EVERY slanderer, back-biter, 2. Who amasses wealth and [...]

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  • Al-Ahqaf (The Dunes)

    بسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَٰنِ الرَّحِيمِ In the name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Merciful. حم {1} [Pickthal 46:1] Ha. Mim. تَنْزِيلُ الْكِتَابِ مِنَ اللَّهِ الْعَزِيزِ الْحَكِيمِ {2} [...]

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  • AL-GHĀSHIYAH The Enveloper الغاشية Meccan (surah 88 • 26 ayahs)

    AL-GHĀSHIYAH The Enveloper الغاشية Meccan (surah 88 • 26 ayahs) »The surah that opens with the edifying question regarding human awareness of the coming of a sure cataclysmic event it calls THE [...]

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  • Al-An’aam (The Cattle)

    بسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَٰنِ الرَّحِيمِ In the name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Merciful.   الْحَمْدُ لِلَّهِ الَّذِي خَلَقَ السَّمَاوَاتِ وَالْأَرْضَ وَجَعَلَ الظُّلُمَاتِ وَالنُّورَ ۖ [...]

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  • 17 The Children of Israel Bani Isra’il: Makki

    17 The Children of Israel Bani Isra’il: Makki ________________________________________ In the name of Allah, most benevolent, ever-merciful. GLORY TO HIM who took His votary to a wide and open [...]

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  • Al-Anfaal (The Spoils of the War)

    بسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَٰنِ الرَّحِيمِ In the name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Merciful. يَسْأَلُونَكَ عَنِ الْأَنْفَالِ ۖ قُلِ الْأَنْفَالُ لِلَّهِ وَالرَّسُولِ ۖ فَاتَّقُوا اللَّهَ [...]

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  • Al-Hajj (The Pilgrimage)

    بسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَٰنِ الرَّحِيمِ In the name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Merciful. يَا أَيُّهَا النَّاسُ اتَّقُوا رَبَّكُمْ ۚ إِنَّ زَلْزَلَةَ السَّاعَةِ شَيْءٌ عَظِيمٌ {1} [...]

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  • 93 Early Hours of Morning, Ad-Duha: Makki

    93 Early Hours of Morning Ad-Duha: Makki ________________________________________ In the name of Allah, most benevolent, ever-merciful. I CALL TO witness the early hours of morning, 2. And the [...]

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  • Tawassul

    “O you who believe! Fear Allah and seek an approach unto Him…” (Holy Qur’an 5:35) Over the last few centuries, the Muslims have been wracked by severe discord and [...]

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  • Saad (The Letter ‘Saad’)

    بسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَٰنِ الرَّحِيمِ In the name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Merciful. ص ۚ وَالْقُرْآنِ ذِي الذِّكْرِ {1} [Yusufali 38:1] Sad: By the Qur’an, Full of Admonition: (This is [...]

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  • AL-AʿLĀ The Most Exalted الأعلى Meccan (surah 87 • 19 ayahs)

    AL-AʿLĀ The Most Exalted الأعلى Meccan (surah 87 • 19 ayahs) »The surah that opens with the command to highly exalt God, the Divine One who is THE MOST EXALTED, far above all that is unworthy [...]

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  • At-Talaaq (Divorce)

    بسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَٰنِ الرَّحِيمِ In the name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Merciful. يَا أَيُّهَا النَّبِيُّ إِذَا طَلَّقْتُمُ النِّسَاءَ فَطَلِّقُوهُنَّ لِعِدَّتِهِنَّ وَأَحْصُوا الْعِدَّةَ [...]

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  • AL-FURQĀN The Criterion الفرقان Meccan (surah 25 • 77 ayahs)

    AL-FURQĀN The Criterion الفرقان Meccan (surah 25 • 77 ayahs) »The surah proclaiming the Quran that God bestowed upon Muhammad to be, in its finality and totality, THE CRITERION of everlasting [...]

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  • As-Saff (The Ranks)

    بسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَٰنِ الرَّحِيمِ In the name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Merciful. سَبَّحَ لِلَّهِ مَا فِي السَّمَاوَاتِ وَمَا فِي الْأَرْضِ ۖ وَهُوَ الْعَزِيزُ الْحَكِيمُ {1} [...]

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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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  • Al-‘ankaboot (The Spider)

    بسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَٰنِ الرَّحِيمِ In the name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Merciful. الم {1} [Pickthal 29:1] Alif. Lam. Mim. أَحَسِبَ النَّاسُ أَنْ يُتْرَكُوا أَنْ يَقُولُوا آمَنَّا وَهُمْ [...]

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  • Adh-Dhaariyat (The Winnowing Winds)

    بسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَٰنِ الرَّحِيمِ In the name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Merciful. وَالذَّارِيَاتِ ذَرْوًا {1} [Yusufali 51:1] By the (Winds) that scatter broadcast; فَالْحَامِلَاتِ [...]

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  • The Glorious Qur’an and the Holy Ahlul Bayt (A.S.) cannot be separated from each other

    Among the arguments put forward from the Ahl’ ul-Sunnah to justify the adallah (justice) of the sahaba is that they complied the Qur’an. To question their trustworthiness is to [...]

    The Glorious Qur’an and the Holy Ahlul Bayt (A.S.) cannot be separated from each other
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  • Tafsir Surah al-Mursalat (The Representatives)

    By: Nasir Makarim Shirazi in Tafsir Namuneh Translated from Farsi into English by: Fatima Zabeth Beenesh This sura was descended at Mecca and it had 50 ayaat The contents of Sura e Mursilat It is [...]

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  • Forty Traditions from Imam Mahdi (A.S.)

    1. “I am the Mahdi. I am the Qaem of the time” (Bihar V.52 p.2) 2. “I am the one who will fill it (the earth with justice as it would be full of tyranny”. (Bihar, V.52, [...]

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

    Compiled and Translated by: Syed Zainulabedin Razavi, Tehran, Iran Name: Ali Byname/title: Zayn al-abidin (the adornment of the worshippers), al-Sajjad (the oft-prostrating), al-Abid (the [...]

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  • Maxims of Imam Hussain (A.S) Regarding Enjoining Good and Forbidding Evil

    The following sayings are related to the pious Imam, the Prophet’s grandson, the martyr Abu Abdillah Al-Hussain bin Ali (peace be upon them). Imam Al-Hussain’s sermon Regarding [...]

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  • Those Who Prophesied Reappearance of The Imam (A.S) Of The Time

    The Life of Imam al-Mahdi By: Allama Baqir Sharif al-Qarashi Translation by: Sayyid Athar Husain S.H. Rizvi p. 255-278 Numerous traditions of the Prophet of Islam and the Infallible Imams (a.s) [...]

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  • A Note on Economic Ideas of Imam Ali (A.S.) with Special Reference to his Letter to Malik al-Ashtar

    Author: Prof. Dr. Sayed Afzal Peerzade Abstract An attempt is made to study economic ideas of Imam Ali (A.S.) (600-661 C.E.) with special reference to his letter to Malik al-Ashtar (d.658 C.E.). [...]

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  • Maxims of Imam Hassan (A.S)

    1 – Maxims by Imam Hassan peace be upon him when asked what piety is , Imam Hassan , peace be upon him replied : ” yearning for virtue and no longing for this world . ” 2 [...]

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  • Imam Ali’s priority in Belief in God

    Author : Al-shia.org Reports of his Priority in Belief in God and His Apostle and of his Being the First of all Responsible Men in (Faith) [Abu al-Jaysh al-Muzaffar b. Muhammad al-Balkhi informed [...]

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  • The Status of Imam Hussain (A.S)

    The status of Imam Hussein (Abu-Abdullah) (a.s.) is unparalleled, except by that of his father, mother, brother, and the Imams of his offspring, on all of them be the peace and blessings of [...]

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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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  • Attributes Of The Righteous [5]

    Text of Hadith; A mumin is a trust worthy person, he avoids evil, faith is his companion, he loves modesty, he is alert to possible danger and chances of him straying from the path are ever slim, [...]

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  • Debates of Imam Jafar al-Sadiq (A.S)

    By: Sheikh Taqi ad-Din Ibraim, son of Ali al-`Amili Be informed that it is mandatory on the backbiter to repent, regret and feel sorry for what he has done so he may get himself out of Alla-h [...]

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  • The Perfect Level of Faith [IMAN].

    Nafe reported from Ibn Amr that the Holy Prophet stated;” faith of a believer is not complete unless he possesses five qualities namely; [a] Reliance upon God [b] Committing all affairs to God [...]

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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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  • Attributes Of The Righteous [1]

    Text of Hadith; A mumin [faithful] reminds the negligent and the heedless; he educates the ignorant; he does not trouble anyone who vexed him; he avoids private matters. He does not rejoice at [...]

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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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  • The Minor and The Major Occultation

    The Life of Imam al-Mahdi By: Allama Baqir Sharif al-Qarashi Translation by: Sayyid Athar Husain S.H. Rizvi p. 168-182   I am certain that the readers would be eager to gain information on [...]

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  • Eid al Ghadir – Greatest Event of Islamic History

    By: Hojjet Sistani The formal declaration of Imamat of Imam Ali (A.S.) at Ghadir Khumm has been unanimously described by the learned historians and scholars of both sects. Here a brief account is [...]

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  • Imam Zayn al-Abidin’s Supplication for the Muslims Guarding the Frontiers

    Author : Imam Reza Network This is one of the great supplications, which display the highest moral traits of the Ima`m, peace be on him, and his great talents, which did not yield to any desire [...]

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  • Imam al-Baqir(A.S.) Urguing the Muslims to Strive Hard

    Ima`m al-Ba`qir, peace be on him, presented during his lectures and his behavior the most important economic research. The following are some of them: 1. The Necessity of Improving Livelihood [...]

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  • Short Sayings by Imam Ali (a)

    Author : Aim Islam 1- Piety, concealment of the good actions, steadfastness against disasters, and suppression of the misfortunes are within the treasures of Paradise.   2- The best friend [...]

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  • The Twelfth Imam Hazrat Mahdi (A.S)

    Roots of Religion p. 217-235 The Imam, the just Guide, Hazrat Mahdi (A.S.) was born half-way through the month of Sha’ban in the year 255 A.H. in the town of Samarra, and in 260 A.H., when [...]

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  • Hazrat-e-Fatima (S.A)

    The great lady, Hazart-e Fatemeh Zahra (S.A) was the dear daughter of the Prophet, Mohammad (S.W). Some Shiite scholars believed that she was born on 20th of Jamadi-ul-Sani, 5 th A.H. But the [...]

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  • Imam Ali ibn Abi Talib (A.S) and The Holy Quran

    Written By: Mulla Mujahidali Sheriff RECITATION OF THE HOLY QURAN AFTER BIRTH: Ibn Shahr Aashoob in his book Manaqib Aali Abi Talib has written that Hasan bin Mahboob has reported from Imam [...]

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  • Merits of the Fourteen Infallibles

    By: Maulana Sayyid Zafar Hasan Amrohi Just as man is created from four elements, the basics of ethical values are also four, wisdom, chastity, justice and valour. As if these are the four walls [...]

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  • The Noble Lineage

    THE LIFE OF FATIMA AZ-ZAHRA’ By: Allamah Baqir Shareef al-Qurashi P. 25 – 35 There is no lineage in the earth higher than the lineage of Fatima, the principal of the women of the [...]

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  • Glimpses into the Family Life of Hazrat Fatima (SA)

    Author : Aalulbayt Global Information Center Relationship with Children The Fundamental Role of a Mother in the Well-Being and Prosperity of a Generation: There is no doubt that to a very large [...]

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  • Hazrat Abbas (A.S) … In whose Face Bravery of Others Fades

    By: M. Hamzah Hejazi Abu’l Fadhl Al-Abbas (AS) is that great personality in the face of whom the bravery of other heroes of history fades. Hussain ibne Ali (AS) represented holy Prophet (SW) in [...]

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  • Muhammad al-Mahdi (Peace be Upon him)

      A Brief History of The Fourteen Infallibles, p. 159-166 Name: Muhammad. Title: al-Mahdi, al-Qa’im , al-Hujjah , al-Gha’ib , Sahibu’z-Zaman, Sahibu ‘l-Amr. Agnomen: [...]

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  • Imam Mohammad Baqir(a.s.)

    Author : ziaraat.com Birth and Imamate Imam Muhammad Baqir(a.s) was born in the 57th year of the Hijra, on Friday the first day of the month of Rajab, in the city of Madina. His honoured father [...]

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  • The Role of Imam Ali Zayn al-Abidin (A.S.) in Ashura

    The pain of the memories and sufferings, during and after the unimaginable events of Ashura, lived on with those who survived to tell the stories and narrate the happenings of those earth [...]

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  • A Brief History on The Life of Imam Ali (A.S)

    Introduction: All human beings experience ups and downs and face different problems in life, when individuals usually get weak and become unable to deal with problems themselves they try with the [...]

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  • Holy Prophet’s Salutations to Ahl al-Bayt (A.S)

    Abu al-Hamra, the retainer of the Holy Prophet (S.A.W.): When dawn broke, the Holy Prophet (S.A.W.) would pass by the house of Ali (A.S.) and Fatima (A.S.) and say: Greetings to you, O Ahl [...]

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  • Leader of The Youth of Paradise

    The fragrance of paradise could be felt in the air of Holy Medina this day in the year 3rd AH. It was a day of rejoicing. The Almighty’s Last Messenger to mankind had become grandfather for [...]

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  • Visitation to Lady Fatima Zahra (S.A)

    Fatima (a.s) The Gracious By: Abu Muhammad Ordoni P. 289 – 293 It is reported that Lady Fatima (A.S.) said: “My father said to me: ‘He who prays on your behalf, Allah, Exalted [...]

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  • Imam Hasan al-Askari (A.S.)

    Author : Imam Reza Network Imam Hassan al-Askari was born in Madina,on 8th day of the month of Rabi’ Thani, in the year 232 A.H. He was called ‘al-Askari’ in connection with the [...]

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  • Under the Care of Imam Musa Kazim (A.S)

    The Life of Imam Ali Ibn Musa al-Rida By : Baqir Sharif al-Qarashi P. 123 – 156 Imam al-Rida, peace be on him, lived under the wing of his father, Imam Musa al-Kazim, peace be on him, for [...]

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  • Hazrat Zainab (S.A): The Lady of Knowledge and Virtue

    Author : Tebyan Flower Peace be upon you. Oh daughter of the Commander of the faithful (Pbuh)! Peace be upon you, Oh daughter of Fatimah, Two Worlds” Radiant Lady (SA). Peace be upon you. [...]

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  • The Love of Prophet (PBUH) for Lady Fatima (S.A)

    Fatima (A.S.) The Gracious By: Abu Muhammad Ordoni P. 175 – 181 It is difficult to define the extent of the Prophet’s love for Fatima (A.S.) for she occupied a special place in his [...]

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  • Lady Fatima Zahra (S.A) on The Last Day

    Fatima (S.A) The Gracious By: Abu Muhammad Ordoni P. 268 – 273 On the Day when the oppressed shall bite their hands (in fear); when the oppressors shall be gathered in humiliation and [...]

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  • Al-Hasan Ibn ‘Ali al-Mujtaba (A.S)

    A Brief History of The Fourteen Infallibles By: Ansariyan Publications P. 87 – 93 ( Peace be Upon him ) Name: al-Hasan. Title: al-Mujtaba. Agnomen: Abu Muhammad. Father’s name: [...]

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  • The Chapters and Titles in Fiqh

    Author : Imam Reza Network As mentioned earlier, the range of topics covered by Fiqh is very wide. It is therefore necessary to briefly acquaint oneself with the chapters and headings of these [...]

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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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  • Preparing for Ramadhan

    It is a good time to prepare for Ramadhan. This holy and blessed month in which only the wicked / damned Shaghi 1 will not be forgiven of his sins (as per hadith narrated from the prophet s.a.w). [...]

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  • Facts With Deep Meanings

    Author : Al Balagh Foundation Islam fixed stated times for prayer, and embellished them with a certain precise, accompanying rituals. It stipulates rules for the prayer’s correctness, [...]

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  • Bayt al-Mal and the Distribution of Zakat

    By: Mahmood Namazi The Bayt al-Ma-l (literally meaning the House for Money, is used as an equivalent for the Treasury House where public fund is kept) is an Islamic concept built upon three main [...]

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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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  • An Everlasting Peace Treaty

    By: Ayatullah Ja`far Subhani {And if two factions from amongst the believers begin fighting against one another, then restore peace between them both. However, if one party revolts against the [...]

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  • Ghadir Tradition

    Preface You may have heard the name of Ghadir. It is a territorybetween Mecca and Medina, near Johfeh, which is 200 km far from Mecca. It is a cross road, where the pilgrims of different parts [...]

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  • Lady Fatimah (S.A) in the Verse of Relationship

    The verse of relationship, from the Quran, says: “Say: `No reward do I ask of you for this except the love of those near of kin. ‘And if anyone earns any good, We shall give him an [...]

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  • Prophet Muhammed (PBUH) – Life History

    Written By: Maulana Ali Naqi Naqvi Name and Genealogy Amongst the progeny of Hazrat Ibrahim (AS) (Abraham) was Prophet Ishaq (AS) (Issac) whose descendants were Bani Israil (the tribe of Jews). [...]

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  • The Rights of the Holy Imams (A.S.)

    The Immaculate Imams of the Ahl ul-Bayt (a) preceded everyone else in the fields of virtue and perfection and won the loftiest honor of lineage and ranks. They were brought up in the houses of [...]

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  • A Brief History of the Prophet’s Life

    LINEAGE The oldest and noblest tribe in the whole of Arabia was Banu Hashim. They were the descendants of Ibrahim through his son Isma’il. The Arabs respected and loved them for their [...]

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  • History of The Shrine of Imam Ali Al-Naqi (A.S) & Imam Hasan Al-Askari (A.S)

    The modern city of Samarra is situated on the bank of the river Tigris some sixty miles from the city of Baghdad. The city is of outstanding importance because of its two shrines. The golden dome [...]

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  • The Immortal Disaster

    The Life of Muhammad (PBUH) By: Allama Baqir Sharif al-Qarashi Translation by: Abdullah al-Shahin p. 547-561   After appointing Imam Ali (a.s.) in Ghadeer Khum as the caliph over the nation [...]

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  • Fadl ibn Sahl, the Famous Vizier of al-Mamun

    Al-Mamoon granted Fadl ibn Sahl the nucleus of power and his complete personal confidence when he permitted him to fare with all government issues, vesting upon him the responsibility of all [...]

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  • Miracles of Al-Imam Al-Mehdi (AS)

    By: Zara Husseini Although there are a plenty number of the miracles of Imam-e-Zaman but we point out two of them as under: 1) Shiekh Tusi has narrated it from a man named Rashiq, who was the [...]

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  • The Twelve Imams (A.S.) according to the School of the Caliphate

    By: Allama Sayyid Murtada al-‘Askari Al-Juwayni [32] reports that Abdullah ibn Abbas remarked that the Messenger of Allah (s.a.w.s.) said, “I am the chief of the Prophets and Ali ibn [...]

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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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  • Mubahilah – An Extremely Imperative Event of History

    By: Syeda Hajra In the early days of Islam, Najran was a large center of people who had changed from idol worship to Christianity. The Holy Prophet (s.a.w) had sent letters to the heads of [...]

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  • Role of Hadrat Abbas (A.S) in The Historical Epic of Ashura

    By: Javad Mohaddesi, Qum, Iran Symbol of bravery and fidelity Neither bravery without fidelity is worthy, nor fidelity without bravery is working. The path of truth calls for the strong, [...]

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  • Holy City of Qum: Past and Present

    By: Rasul Ja’fariyan A provincial capital since June 1996, Qum is a city 140 kilometers to the south of Tehran on the verge of the kavir, the vast desert of central Iran. Centuries before [...]

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  • “Al-Ghadir”and its Relevance to Islamic Unity

    Author : Aalulbayt Global Information Center The distinguished book entitled “al-Ghadir” has raised a huge wave in the world of Islam. Islamic thinkers shed light on the book in [...]

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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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  • Gentleness in the Noble Life of Prophet Muhammed (PBUH)

    Written By: Mulla Mujahidali Sheriff It is by Allah’s mercy that you are gentle to them, had you been harsh and hardhearted, surely they would have dispersed from around you. Therefore, [...]

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  • Karbala Revitalized the True Islamic Spirit

    By: Syed Kazim Reza Events leading to the martyrdom of Imam Hussain and his family have great significance in the history of Islam. As one poet wrote on these events: Islam is revived after every [...]

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  • Role of Religious Deviation in Leading to Karbala

    Written by Rasul Ja’farian The Islamic community in the year the event of Karbala- took place, had greatly differed from that in the last year of Prophet’s life. The trend of deviation had [...]

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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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  • Eid Al-Adhha Sermon

    Author : Al Mujtaba Network Once again we have all been blessed by Allah (SWT) to witness and celebrate this great day of Eid al-Adh-ha. Eid al-Adh-ha basically means, ‘the festival of [...]

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  • The Reappearance of The Great Reformer of The World – A Fundamental Religious Belief

    The Life of Imam al-Mahdi By: Allama Baqir Sharif al-Qarashi Translation by: Sayyid Athar Husain S.H. Rizvi p. 279-285 The belief that at the end of the time a universal reformer will arise and [...]

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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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  • A Glimpse at the Life of the Holy Prophet of Islam (S.A.W.)

    By: Maulana Ali Naqi Naqvi Name and Genealogy Amongst the progeny of Hazrat Ibrahim (AS) (Abraham) was Prophet Ishaq (AS) (Issac) whose descendants were Bani Israil (the tribe of Jews). In this [...]

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  • A Unique Leader in the History of Mankind

    Written By: Dr. S.A. Shahrokhi The history of mankind has witnessed many leaders over the ages. Many of these leaders achieved leadership through might or inheritance and some were chosen as [...]

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  • Prophet Hud (A.S)

    A long time ago, a great tribe lived in the South of Arabia. They were called Ad. They were very clever and could do many things. They used the mountains for their homes. They carved out great [...]

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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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  • Fair Exposition of The Difference Between The Truth and Aberration

    By: Muhsin Fayz Kashani (d. 1091.1680) Praise be to Allah Who has saved us by our clutching the rope of the two weighty things which He has extended for us into the abyss of error, and [...]

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  • How to Live by The Shari’ah?

    By: Sayyid Muhammad Rizvi The Muslims during the days of the Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) lived by the shari’ah by following the Qur’an and the sunnah. Sunnah means the example of the Prophet. Was not [...]

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  • Nearness to Allah

    Author : Imam Reza Network Recitation of the Holy Quran Desired by the Holy Prophet (s) Ibn e Masood was one of the scribes of the revealed Verses of the Holy Quran. He wrote down a verse as soon [...]

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  • Reasons Why People Gravitate Towards Atheism

    By: Martyr Ayatullah Murtuza Mutahhari Incidentally, there are other people who have been able to recognize the things which pain this generation and have been able to misuse these youth and [...]

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  • Signs: Last Days

    Below you will find the excerpt from Day of Judgement by Moulana Sayyid Saeed Athtar Rizvi, 1978. (Moulana’s source is Bihar-ul-Anwar, Vol. III). The hadith is a conversation between Holy [...]

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  • When is the Promised Mahdi Expected to Appear?

    Dr. Jalali: When is the promised Mahdi expected to appear? Mr. Hoshyar: No time has been fixed for his appearance (zuhur). As a matter of fact, the Imams have regarded those who fix the time of [...]

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  • The Dhikr of Allah in All States

    By: Shaykh Nasir Makarim Shirazi Of the things which all people are responsible for enacting, however not all are able to, is to remember Allah (SwT) in all states. The remembering of Allah (SwT) [...]

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  • The Last and Final Messenger of God

      By: Sayyid Muhammad Rizvi Muhammad bin `Abdulla-h is the last and final messenger of God. The message he brought from God is known as “al-Isla-m,” and the scripture he was given by God is [...]

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  • Prophet Yaqub (A.S) & Prophet Yusuf (A.S)

    Yaqub was also known as Israil. Israil’s children could see that Yusuf was their father’s favourite. This made them very jealous. They became so jealous, some of them actually wanted [...]

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  • The Only Path to Salvation

    By: Abbas Pasandide Introduction Many theories of salvage have been introduced to free humanity from its currant dark chaotic status. From a Quranic point of view, “reform” is considered the path [...]

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  • Barzakh is in The Veil of This World

    By : Sayyid Abdul Husain Dastghaib Some may think as to where such a vat world (realm) of Barzakh is at all situated? Our brain (intelligence) is unable to comprehend it. We will only say that [...]

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  • Some Signs of Day of Resurrection

    By:Sayyid Saeed Akhtar Rizvi   Exact Timing: a Hidden Secret of Allah The coming of the Day of Reckoning is a certainty, as Allah has said in the Qur’an:- “This is because verily [...]

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  • The Attributes of Imam Ali (A.S.)

    Out of the persons who have narrated the attributes of Imam Ali son of Abu Talib the author of Zakhairal-Uqba writes thus: “His stature was moderate and slightly short. His skin was of [...]

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  • Guarding the Tongue

    The other offences of the tongue, in addition to them being types of oppression (which itself, according to reason and religion, is forbidden), have also been prohibited in Islamic sources under [...]

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  • Self-Judgment And Self-Control

    Ethical Role-Models By: Sayyid Mahdi as-Sadr P. 174 – 179 Self-judgment is to call oneself to account every day regarding the good deeds and wrongdoings. If the scale of acts of obedience [...]

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  • Philosophical Theology

    Knowing God In this section the main emphasis is on the Eminent Greek Philosophers i.e. ‘Plato’ and ‘Aristotle’. However, it is appropriate first to briefly look into 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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  • A Glance at Love in the Transcendent Philosophy

    By: Majid Sadiqi Hasan Abadi   Introduction Praise be to God, His prophets and His friends. The author would like to open the discussion with some of Ibn ‘Arabi’s words on love: Love can [...]

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  • Physical and Mental Necessities

    Ethical Role-Models By: Sayyid Mahdi as-Sadr P. 320 – 323 Human being is the composition of two elements: body and spirit. These two elements are correlated and interacting. Man’s happiness [...]

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  • Rights of Teacher and Students

    Ethical Role-Models By: Sayyid Mahdi as-Sadr P. 227 – 230 Faithful teachers who enjoy good traits occupy a high position in the society because of the appreciative efforts they exert for [...]

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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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  • Islamic Faith and Human Perfection

    Author : al-shia.org What is that faith which is spoken of in Islam and referred to throughout the Qur’an, as an axis around which all questions revolve? It refers to faith in God in the [...]

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  • A Healthy Society Under The Grace of Ethics

    By:Ayatullah al-Uzma Naser Makarem Shirazi Without ethic, the plan of a healthy society is defeated We know that man has a social life, and undoubtedly, “society” is the most [...]

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  • Matrimonial Rights

    Ethical Role-Models By: Sayyid Mahdi as-Sadr P. 242 – 286 Merits of Marriage Marriage is the holy legal tie between man and woman through which they share the same life and reciprocate [...]

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  • The Bodleian Tribute to Islamic Sciences

    By : Charis Waddy   [In 1981 Oxford University’s Bodleian Library mounted a display of 50 choice works to tell one of the great stories in the history of ideas: the flowering of [...]

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  • The Marvels of The Eyes and Tongue

    Author : Imam Reza Network Usually the eyes are compared with the camera with has delicate lenses that take pictures of various scenes. The pictures reflect like a movie in the eye channel and [...]

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  • Obscenity, Revilement and Defamation

    Ethical Role-Models By: Sayyid Mahdi as-Sadr P. 157 – 159 Obscenity is the expression that is offensively and grossly indecent, such as the shameless and improper words used by the ignorant [...]

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  • Philosophical Theology

    Knowing God In this section the main emphasis is on the Eminent Greek Philosophers i.e. ‘Plato’ and ‘Aristotle’. However, it is appropriate first to briefly look into the [...]

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  • ILL Temper

    Ethical Role-Models By: Sayyid Mahdi as-Sadr P. 25 – 27 Ill-temper is a mental aberrance that causes depression and truculence. It is the opposite of moral conduct. Often the repercussions [...]

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  • Characteristics of the Shia

    By: Shaykh Nasir Makarim Shirazi The main area of discussion of volume 65 of the compilation of traditions entitled Bihar al-Anwar is in regards to elucidating on the characteristics of the Shia [...]

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  • Shia Muslims Cultural and Educational Institutions

    Author : Imam Reza Network United Muslim Women of Canada A great need to unite the Muslim sisters, led to the formation of the United Muslim Women of Canada, in October of 1995. The UMWC, a [...]

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  • The Origins of the Shi’as

    BY :Allamah Shaykh Muhammad Husayn al-Kashif al-Ghita Shi’ism is not a new religion. It begins with the beginning of Islam. The embodiment of the code of religion, that is, the seal of the [...]

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  • The Doctrine of Islam

    By: Martyr Ayatullah Murtadha Mutahhari Belief in God and the Hereafter The relation of this world to the hereafter is similar to the relation between the body and the spirit, or the relation of [...]

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  • Government in Islam

    The meaning of government The government means to take control of a society by someone who has the authority to manage the affairs of the people. The need of government In case that whether human [...]

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  • The Advantages of Religion

    By: Allamah Syed Muhammad Husain Tabataba’i It was revealed that religion has a profound effect in reforming the individual and the society. It is also the only means of obtaining bliss and [...]

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  • Method in Mufid’s Kalam and in Christian Theology

    By: Martin McDermott I. Al-Mufid’s Notion of Kala’m II. Al-Mufid’s Kala’m in Practice III. Comparison with Theology Notes I do not think I can tell you anything new about [...]

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  • What does Islam say about Jesus?

    Author : Imam Reza Network In the Qur’an, stories about the life and teachings of Jesus Christ (called ‘Isa in Arabic) are abundant. The Qur’an recalls his miraculous birth, his [...]

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  • The Islam Part-II

    In some sense, every historian and philosopher of history since Hegel is his child. His system of thought, capable of elaboration in any direction has given rise to all sorts of interpretations, [...]

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  • Debate with the Christians

    A very important and historical event occurred on the 9th year of Al-Hijrah, when The Messenger of Allah, Mohammad A-Mustafa(pbuh&hf) sent a letter of invitation to the leaders of the Najran [...]

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  • The Religion of Human Rights and Other Religions

    By: Dr. S. Bahmanpour The concept I am trying to address in this paper is a dilemma faced by most people who are faithful to God and at the same time want to make sure that the basic rights of [...]

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  • Islamic Faith and Human Perfection

    What is that faith which is spoken of in Islam and referred to throughout the Qur’an, as an axis around which all questions revolve? It refers to faith in God in the first place. In the [...]

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  • Need of Religion

    By: Allamah Sayyid Sa’eed Akhtar Rizvi What is Religion? The Arabic word “Deen” دين which is translated as “Religion” in English is used for several meanings: (a) “Islam; Belief in unity of [...]

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  • Islam, Humanity and Human Values

    By: Ayatullah Sayyid Musa Sadr Defining Humanity A definition of humanity seems easy to think of yet difficult to propose, and there have been disputes about it among different schools of [...]

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  • Shi’ahs and The Holy Qur’an

    Author : Imam Reza Network Shi`ahs believe that “The Qur`an is the Divine wahi revealed by Allah Almighty to His greatest Prophet (S.A.W.) in order to explain everything. It is His eternal [...]

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  • Are Other Religions Right?

    By: Shaykh Nasir Makarim Shirazi & Ayatullah Ja’far Subhani   Question: Since Islam had canceled all other religious, in some verses of Qur’an why does it considers all the people [...]

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  • The Religion of Islam

    By: Allamah Syed Muhammad Husain Tabataba’i The holy religion of Islam is the last divine religion, and for this reason it is the most perfect of them all. With the advent of this religion, [...]

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  • The Bible Proves ”The Only Religion is Islam’

      As we look around us we find the world and admire the universe and we come to know that there is a Creator and also there is a power which controls this system systematically and the [...]

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  • Why Shi’ah?

    The term “Shi’ah” is an adjective used by Muslims who follow the Imams from the Family of the Prophet (Ahl al-Bayt). They use it not for reasons of sectarianism or for causing [...]

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  • Contemporary Problems of Christian Theology in Islamic Thought

    By: Dr. Muhammad Legenhausen Theology begins with the question of God. This is true for all the major theistic theological traditions: Jewish, Christian and Muslim. Typically, the theologian [...]

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  • Foreign Policy of an Islamic State

    By : Ayatullah Ibrahim Amini Introduction Before entering into discussion on the subject, I would like, to refer to two points. The first relates to our conviction that Islam is concerned with [...]

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  • The Basis of Individual and Social Ethics

    In his life, both personal and social, man is in need of a number of non-material objectives. Every social system requires a number of objectives which are common between individuals, without [...]

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  • Islam’s Position Towards Freedom and Social Assurance

    By: Ayatullah Muhammad Baqir as-Sadr We have come to know, from the above con­tents, that freedom is the central point in the capital­ist thinking, and the concept of “insurance” [...]

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  • The Assumption of Form by Our Deeds

    By:Sayyid Mujtaba Musavi Lari In the past it was believed by specialists in the empirical sciences that an insurmountable barrier existed between matter and energy. Further scientific research [...]

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  • Sayings of Imam Hussain (A.S)

    Imam Husain’s Admonition I advise you to adhere to God-fearing, warn you against the difficult days, and show you the signs of Allah. The feared (death) is about to come with its frightful [...]

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

    AHL AL-BAYT THE CELESTIAL BEINGS ON THE EARTH Author: Allama Hussein Ansariyan Translator: Dr. Ali Akbar Aghili Ashtiani P. 204-210 A relative of Imam Zayn al-`Abidin was standing beside him, [...]

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  • Islamic Belief, Doctrine and Practices

    BY JIBRAIL BRILL The word Islam means peace and total submission to the will and law of God. A Muslim therefore is a person of peace to others and at peace with oneself and the environment. A [...]

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  • Imam Ali (A.S)’s Last Moments and Wills to Sons

    I advise you to fear Allah, do not go after this vicious world though it may try to entice you, do not seek it though it may seek you and do not grieve over and pine for things which this world [...]

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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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  • Had I But Known

    Anfal, a rich young girl, sat waiting impatiently at the doctor’s clinic to get the results of a medical test. She was in a hurry to attend a party and feared she might be late for her [...]

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  • Tawbah (Repentance)

    An Exposition of Hadith by Imam Khomeini With a continuous chain of transmission reaching the pioneering leader, a proof of the sect and a chief of the ummah, Muhammad ibn Ya’qub al-Kulayni (R) [...]

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  • The Levels of Certainty

    By:Shaykh Nasir Makarim Shirazi Anas b. Malik has narrated that the Messenger of Allah (S) said, “Surely the weakness in certainty is due to people trading the (seeking of the) pleasure of the [...]

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  • Shaking Hands with a Non-Mahram Woman

    By : The Scholar Murtuda Mutahhari Another issue is shaking hands. Of course, all of these issues arise only when there is no lust or fear of deviation present; otherwise they are clearly not [...]

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  • The Resurrection of Man in Both His Dimensions

    By: Ayatullah Sayyid Mujtaba Musavi Lari Now let us see what the nature of life will be in the hereafter. Will resurrection be exclusively corporeal, so that man is restored to life in the [...]

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  • Morality of Imam Husayn (A.S)

    AHL AL-BAYT THE CELESTIAL BEINGS ON THE EARTH Author: Allama Hussein Ansariyan Translator: Dr. Ali Akbar Aghili Ashtiani P. 200-203 Imam Husayn (a.s) is reported as saying: I am sure that Allah’s [...]

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  • Optimism, Trust and Peace of Mind

    By: Ayatullah Sayyid Mujtaba Musavi Lari Man needs stability more than any other thing in his unstable life. Those who engage themselves struggling to achieve goals without being equipped with [...]

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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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  • The Classification of Sciences

    An Exposition of Hadith by Imam Khomeini With my chain of transmission reaching up to the best and the earliest of traditionists, Muhammad ibn Ya’qub al-Kulayni (R) from Muhammad ibn al-Hasan and [...]

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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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  • Morality of Imam Muhammad Baqir (A.S)

    AHL AL-BAYT THE CELESTIAL BEINGS ON THE EARTH Author: Allama Hussein Ansariyan Translator: Dr. Ali Akbar Aghili Ashtiani P. 211-214 Muhammad ibn Munkadir reports: I never thought `Ali ibn [...]

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  • The Role of Reason in Ijtihad

    Author : Rafed Network In the previous discussion, “The Principle of Ijtihad in Islam”, two trends in Islamic thought were referred to. One of them related to the subject of the [...]

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  • Imam Sajjad’s Book on Asceticism

    Author: Sheikh Al Mufid And with the first chain of narration from Ali b. Mahzyar, from al-Hasan b. Mahboob, from Malik b.Atiyya, from Abu Hamza al-Thumali, who said: “I had not heard of [...]

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  • The Seekers of Knowledge

    By: An Exposition of  Hadith by Imam Khomeini With my chain of transmission reaching up to the proof of the sect and its authority, Muhammad ibn Ya’qub al-Kulayni (R) from ‘Ali ibn Ibrahim, who [...]

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  • Interaction With a True Believer is Pleasant

    By: Shaykh Nasir Makarim Shirazi In our previous discussions, we had narrated a tradition from the Noble Prophet (S) which he spoke to ‘Ali (as) in which he listed the characteristics of a [...]

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