What is meant by this is whether the sacrifices of Imam al-Hussain (a) was a power struggle between two rival households, each seeking legitimacy and authority over the other. It is advanced by some, including Muslims, that Imam al-Hussain (a) sought leadership, and this was the...
The lecturer must make sure to exercise great caution in selecting the Quranic verses and relating authentic narratives from...
Shiite jurists and scholars are of the conviction that the hajj cannot be performed anywhere else but in Mecca. Arbaeen, described as the world’s largest annual pilgrimage, is a ritual that occurs 40 days after the day the third Shiite Imam Hussain bin Ali (A.S.)was slain by forces loyal to ...
The ceremony of Arba’een is a valuable treasure for us, for it has protected the grandeur of Islam and that of the Shiite school of thought. Therefore, it must be appreciated as magnificent as possible. In the Name of Allah the Beneficent the Merciful The procession and the ceremonies held ...
observes the teachings of Islam including those relating to prayer, hijab, self-reform, selflessness and...
The Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) says it has received information that the Nigerian army plans to attack processions scheduled for...
Ayatollah Makarem Shirazi stressed necessity of utmost respect for Sunni sanctities saying that respecting Sunni community will...
The death toll at last year’s Hajj, in Saudi Arabia, topped 2,177 individuals however; in Arbaeen had a remarkable fatality count of zero.
Iran’s cultural attaché admires Iraqis for hosting Arbaeen 2015 pilgrims. More than 26 million took part in the rite.
Ayatollah Sayyed Ali Sistani appreciated the efforts made by Tehran Municipality to help serve millions of pilgrims flocking to Karbala for Arbaeen.