History 0 Comments

Lady Khadija, the Esteemed Wife of the Prophet (s)

Lady Khadija al-Kubra (as) is the daughter of Khuwaylid, belonging to the clan of Banu Hashim of the tribe of Banu Asad. She was a distant cousin of her husband,

Community Affairs 0 Comments

Ramadan: A Social Equalizer

The world is full of miseries and pains. One of the greatest pains is the feeling of hunger. There are millions on the global level who suffer starvation and who

Religion 0 Comments

Ramadan: The Spring of Souls is Here

“O you who believe! Fasting is prescribed for you, as it was prescribed for those before you, so that you may guard (against evil).” Holy Qu’ran, 2:183 The blessed month

Religion 0 Comments

Your Ramadan Revelation – Through Fasting

It was a bright sunny Friday, Jummah prayer was over. As I was walking out of the mosque, I bumped into one of the familiar brothers of the congregation. We

Religion 0 Comments

Hardened Hearts

Spiritually speaking, a hardened heart is one which shows no signs of softness for accepting good or listening to guidance. It is a state of the soul when one has

Religion 0 Comments

Remembering Imam al-Mahdi, the Imam of our Time

Every year, a special day comes to meet us–it comes bearing gifts, promises, and chances for new beginnings. We meet this day in return with wide open arms, gleeful at

History 0 Comments

Ornament of the Worshippers

While sitting amongst a group of companions, Imam Zain ul-Abideen (as) remarked that a believer possesses five characteristics. A companion named Tawus ibn al-Yaman asked the Imam to mention them,

Religion 0 Comments

Abbas – Champion of Chivalry

It is very rare in history that a human being is created for the sake of another person and for the purpose of serving the cause of another human being.

Religion 0 Comments

Unwise Conduct in Islam

Sectarian violence has been on the rise in the past few decades across the Muslim world. There has been an increased effort to create sectarian divisions and instigate mischief between

History 2 Comments

The Enduring Patience of Imam al-Kadhim (as)

Imam Musa al-Kadhim (as) is reported to have said, “Have patience in obeying and in not disobeying God, because this world is only a short period of time; you don’t