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Family and Its System in Islam
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Islamic Conception of Knowledge

Islamic Conception of Knowledge
One of the distinctive features of Islam is its emphasis on knowledge. The Quran and the Islamic tradition (sunnah) invite Muslims to seek and acquire knowledge and wisdom and to hold men of knowledge in high esteem.In the Holy Quran the word al-Ilm, knowledge, and its derivatives are used more than 780 times. The first few verses that were revealed to our Holy Prophet (S.A.W) mention the importance of reading, pen, and teaching for human ...

Dangerous situation in Bahrain; When Bahrain Says You’re Not Bahraini Anymore

Dangerous situation in Bahrain; When Bahrain Says You’re Not Bahraini Anymore
Ahlul Bayt News Agency - I was asleep when I found out,” recalls former Bahraini citizen Taimoor Karimi. “My kids came in and woke me up. All they could say was, ‘Dad, we’ve got bad news. You’re on the list.’” His nationality had just been revoked. Karimi is one of 159 people made stateless by the Bahraini government since 2012. On three separate occasions, with no prior warning, the state has published ...

ISIS is seeking to recruit Rohingya Muslims fleeing Myanmar

ISIS is seeking to recruit Rohingya Muslims fleeing Myanmar
Experts warned of the possibility of ISIS to recruit fighters from Rohingya Muslims, who are fleeing from Myanmar in an expansive step for the organization in Asia. Nearly 100,000 of Rohingya Muslims have been fleeing from Myanmar region due to ethnic persecution over the past years, which raise fears that ISIS will go to the recruitment of these elements, especially if they were from asylum seekers in Malaysia and Indonesia. About 700 ...

Defence team unable to discuss defence plan with Sheikh Ali Salman - says Bahraini lawyer

Defence team unable to discuss defence plan with Sheikh Ali Salman - says Bahraini lawyer
Ahlul Bayt News Agency - Lawyer Abdullah Al-Shamlawi, Defence panel member of Bahraini opposition leader Sheikh Ali Salman, said that the defence team was unable to "discuss defence plan" with Sheikh Ali Salman, because the team was prevented "from giving him any paper without showing it to the prison's administration first which is against the law."Sheikh Salman's second appeals hearing is expected to be held tomorrow on Wednesday (October 14, ...

Bahrain: Sheikh Ali Salman - A Letter to My Beloved Daughter

Bahrain: Sheikh Ali Salman - A Letter to My Beloved Daughter
Ahlul Bayt News Agency - To the fruits of my heart, My dear son Mojtaba, My dear daughter Naba’, You are the joy of my heart and you know how much I love you, long to see you, and dream about the future I desire for you. Allow me, dear Mojtaba, to address your little sister in this letter, to answer a question that is keeping her innocent mind busy: “Why were you detained, dad?” Since she is still not aware, like you are, of ...

Hazrat Zainab: Lady of Knowledge and Virtue

Hazrat Zainab: Lady of Knowledge and Virtue
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. Oh righteous one, pleasing to Allah. We speak of Hazrat Zeinab (AS). She well conveyed the message of Karbala"s uprising and tragedy to the world and today it is a great honor for Muslims to follow this great lady as an example in their lives. Truly when an individual spends ...

Marriage

Marriage
Foreword:This is a compilation of knowledge and advice given by various great scholars and teachers, including one of the top students of Allameh Tabataba'ee (the author of ''Al-Mizan''), on the subject of marriage. These invaluable suggestions and recommendations were noted by my former roommate, a current Talabeh (religious student) named Yusef Toureh, from Turkey. He is amongst the best foreign Talabehs in Qom today. This priceless ...

Shia and Sunni in Turkey unite for Muharram

Shia and Sunni in Turkey unite for Muharram
(Bayt Agency) - Islam does not accept injustice of one group over another said Fermani Altun, head of an Alevi foundation in Turkey. Speaking at a dinner in Ankara attended by politicians from the ruling Justice and Development (AK) Party, to celebrate the Islamic sacred month of Muharram, Altun added "we do not have an Shia-Sunni problem in Turkey'. Alevi Muslims in Turkey follow a mystical branch of Islam which finds its roots in the Shia ...

THE DEVIL'S DECEPTION OF THE SALAFI-DEOBANDI PARTNERSHIP / Part II

THE DEVIL'S DECEPTION OF THE SALAFI-DEOBANDI PARTNERSHIP / Part II
Chapter Four: The Ahl’ul Sunnah wa’ al Jamaah fatwa on the Nasibi cultImam of the Ahl’ul Sunnah Shah Abdul Aziz’s fatwa that Nawasib are equal to dogs and pigsThe high-ranking Sunni scholar Shah Abdul Aziz Muhaddith Dehlavi writes in his famed anti-Shia book: Tuhfa Isna Ashriya, Page 6, By Shah Abdul AzizTuhfa Isna Ashriya, Page 6, By Shah Abdul Aziz“The Ulema of Ahl’ul Sunnah regard the enemies of Ali, ...

THE MUHAMMADAN INHERITANCE

THE MUHAMMADAN INHERITANCE
One of the great merits of the writings of Michel Chodkiewicz is that he has placed the Muhammadan dimension of Ibn ‘Arabi’s spirituality at the center of his concerns. Too often in earlier studies of al-Shaykh al-Akbar, scholars pretended that he had appeared in Islam almost in spite of the Koranic revelation and that his chief contribution was to formulate a philosophical system that had certain advantages over Western philosophy ...

Love of the World

Love of the World
Muhammad ibn Ya’qub (al-Kulayni) from Muhammad ibn Yahya, from Ahmad ibn Muhammad, from Ibn Mahbub, from ‘Abd Allah ibn Sinan and ‘Abd al-Aziz al-Abdi from ‘Abd Allah ibn Abi Ya’fur, who report Abu Abd Allah (Imam al-Sadiq) (A) to have said, “One who passes his evenings and mornings in such a way that the world be his biggest concern, God ordains poverty between his two eyes and causes his affairs to become ...

Iran’s International Quran Contest shows Iran’s stance on cultural and political affairs: Hojjatoleslam Taghavi

Iran’s International Quran Contest shows Iran’s stance on cultural and political affairs: Hojjatoleslam Taghavi
Ahlul Bayt News Agency - Head of the Policy Council of Friday Prayers' Leaders Hojjatoleslam Seyyed Reza Taghavi has said the launch of International Quran competition in Iran reveals Islamic Republic’s position on political and cultural matters. Hojjatoleslam Taghavi, in an interview with the news staff at the International Quran Competition, said that the competition indicates Iran’s endeavor on spreading the Quranic culture in the ...

Greed is the Enemy of the Soul

Greed is the Enemy of the Soul
Greed is the excess fondness of money and fortune. It is one of the bad manners that draw to various evils and sins.Amir ul-Mu'minin (A.S) said: “Know with certainty that you cannot achieve your desire and cannot exceed your destined life. You are on the track of those before you. Therefore, be humble in seeking and moderate in earning because often seeking leads to deprivation. Every seeker of livelihood does not get it, nor is everyone ...

Ayatollah Makarem Shirazi describes ISIS as 'the most brutal group in history'

Ayatollah Makarem Shirazi describes ISIS as 'the most brutal group in history'
Ayatollah Makarem-Shirazi explained that Western governments are supporting and strengthening ISIL, the most brutal group in history, as a means to achieve their evil goals. During the 19th part of his nightly Ramadan lecture series on the subject of Du’a Makarim al-Akhlaq (Imam as-Sajjad’s “Supplication on Noble Moral Traits”) being broadcast on Iranian television, Grand Ayatollah Naser Makarem-Shirazi said that in ...

Muslim population in UK exceeds 3 million

Muslim population in UK exceeds 3 million
England is now home to more than 3 million Muslims for the first time ever. In some parts of London, nearly half the population is now Muslims, according to detailed analysis by the Office for National Statistics (ONS). Based on recent trends, they will be the majority in those areas within a decade. Half of the Muslims in England and Wales were born outside the abroad and more are under the age of 10 than in any other age group, indicating ...

How does the Holy Qur'an present God

How does the Holy Qur'an present God
When we wish to assess the scientific personality and knowledge of a scholar, we examine his works and subject them to close study. Similarly, in order to measure the talent, creativity and ability of an artist to invent original images, we undertake the study of his artistic production. In the same way, we can also perceive the attributes and characteristics of the pure essence of the Creator from the qualities and orderliness that pervade all ...

Muslims impact the homeless in Detroit, Michigan

Muslims impact the homeless in Detroit, Michigan
Ahlul Bayt News Agency - DETROIT — "This is godsend," said Francois, a homeless Detroit native who was waiting in line for a warm plate of food on a Sunday afternoon. "Without these people coming out here, we would probably starve. I really appreciate what these guys are doing for us."For several months, Francois and dozens of other homeless people being sheltered at the Neighborhood Service Organization (NSO) at 3430 Third Street have ...

My Hajj Experiences - Salma Yusufali

My Hajj Experiences - Salma Yusufali
My Hajj Experiences - Salma Yusufali In the name of Allah, the Beneficient, the MercifulThe following essay was written in Rabi-ul-Awwal, 1413 (September, 1992) by a 16-year old, and won the North American Contest for writing about the beautiful experience of al-Hajj (the Pilgrimage).I can't believe I'm actually here! Even though people had described it to me and had told me what to expect, it is all completely different from what I had ...

Yemeni army advances in al-Sawda / Son of Bahrain's king injured by Ansarullah's missile attacks

Yemeni army advances in al-Sawda / Son of Bahrain's king injured by Ansarullah's missile attacks
Ahlul Bayt News Agency -ABNA- Yemen's Ansarullah Movement has announced on its official website that yesterday Yemeni forces could successfully cleaned up regions of Taiz from the Saudi mercenaries. According to the report Saudi-led coalition forces were attacked and forced to retreat from their military base in the region of 'al-Sawda' during an operation by Yemeni Popular Committees. Yemeni army and Popular Committees also on Monday evening ...

ISIS Selling 10,000-Year-Old Antiques in Syria

ISIS Selling 10,000-Year-Old Antiques in Syria
Militants fighting for the ISIS in Syria are making millions of pounds selling ancient statues and mosaics to wealthy Westerners using a complex system of smugglers and middle men. Looted from ancient buildings in ISIS strongholds, such as the group's de facto capital city Raqqa, the antiquities are up to 10,000-years-old and can exchange hands for more than $1 million each. The most expensive items are covertly smuggled overseas - usually on ...