Using rich material drawn mainly from medieval Islamic biographical dictionaries, Nurit Tsafrir offers a thorough examination of the first century and a half of the school’s existence, the period during which it took shape...
This book is nicely divided into many sections starting with the Book of Purification and ending with the Book of Zakah. Each book is further subdivided into chapters which explain a specific topic in...
Al-hikmah institute of Al-Mustafa International University organizes a summer program which provide a format for introducing and discussing Shi‘a history, thoughts, beliefs, demography, Shi‘a governments, education system, branches and denominations, as well as ideological roots of Islamic revolution in...
For 25 years, millions of Iranians were held hostage by the United States. That’s right: from August 19, 1953 to February 1, 1979—9,037 days in all—over 17 million Iranians were essentially hostages of the ṭaghut (evil, corrupt and deviant) government of the United States. That these hostages managed to free themselves from U.S. oppression due to the victory of the Islamic Revolution in Iran is indeed a miracle...
Halal Commission at Muslim World League (MWL) has established the biggest Halal Center in the World (with its headquarters in Holy Makkah). The Center will be an international reference to whatever concerns Halal, whether meat, food, medicines or other thing...
Grand Ayatollah Sayyid Ali Khamenei issued a message to participants attending the 52nd conference of the Islamic Union Association for Iranian Students in Europe. ..
The characters and thinkers on the African continent are working on this continent to spread the religion of the Ahlul-Bayt (P.B.U.T) and seek to spread Shiite denomination through the setting up of institutions and associations...
More than 1,800 Pakistani Muslim clerics have issued an Islamic verdict, or fatwa, forbidding suicide bombings, a book due to be unveiled by the government on Tuesday says....
South Africa has realized the need to appeal to the Muslim traveler, with Cape Town making it possible for such an individual to enjoy a visit while still observing the cultural and religious practices...
The Islamic College invited abstracts to be submitted for its fourth conference specializing in the growing field of Shi‘i studies. This conference will provide a broad platform for scholars in Shi‘i studies to present their latest research...