Imam Hussain’s Revolution for Humanity The revolution of Karbala has many aspects to be pondered upon. Imam Hussain (A.S) refused to pledge allegiance to the corrupt regime of Yazid and preferred a glorious death to humiliating life.
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Hojjat al-Islam wal-Muslimin Sharif Zahedi, new reborn cleric from Zahedan-Iran, who converted to Shiism for more than ten years at the Faculty of Qur’anic Sciences in Qom, explained the process of his story of conversion to the students as follows:
The 24th of Zil-Hajj marks the anniversary of the auspicious occasion of Eid-e-Mubahila. This is the day of victory of Muslims over Christians. The event of Mubahila occurred in the 10th of Hijrah.
On the 18th of Dhil Hajjah, upon the completion of his farewell hajj pilgrimage, with a throng of followers, the Holy Prophet (AS) made his way to Medina from Mecca. Along the way this Qur’anic verse was revealed to the Holy Prophet (AS): O Apostle! Communicate that which has been sent down to you […]
Eid-e Ghadir – Declaration at Ghadir e Khumm Eid-e-Ghadir is one of the most important days of rejoicing for Shia Muslims around the world as that was the day our beloved Prophet Muhammad (s.a.s.) declared Hazrat Ali’s vicegerency at Ghadir e Khumm on his return from his last pilgrimage which is known in history […]
The significance of Ghadir event lies in determining the best rule and regulation for governing society
One issue is about Ghadir itself. In some narrations, it has been said that Eid al-Ghadir is the eid of Allah the Great and that it enjoys a status which is higher than all other Eids. What is the reason for this? Well, in the Holy Quran there are ayahs which can only be […]
Every year the 15th of the month of Dhu al-Hijjah provides us the opportunity to glance at the service to humanity of the person born on this day. Before presenting you a special feature on his life and times, here is a beautiful passage from one of his moving supplications to God Almighty:
Sheikh Jumaa was born in Tanzania and went to study religion in Kenya, when he returned to Dar us Salaam, he had been indoctrinated with the Wahabbi worldview at the hands of Sheikh Abdullah Nasir.
Eid al-Aḍḥā (Arabic: عید الأضحی) is one of the greatest eids of Islam which is celebrated on Dhu l-Hijja 10. According to hadiths, this is the day on which, the divine command for prophet Ibrahim (a) to sacrifice his son, Isma’il (a), was issued.
Question: What is the meaning and significance of the Day of Arafat? Answer: The 9th day of Dhul-Hijjah (the Month of Hajj) is called the Day of Arafat. This day is the culminating event of the annual Islamic pilgrimage to Mecca, Saudi Arabia.