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Friday 25th of May 2018

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Tawalla and Tabarra

Tawalla and Tabarra
It is obligatory on us to cultivate the love of Allah (S.w.T.) and affection for those who love Allah (S.w.T.) (or whom Allah (S.w.T.) loves). At the head of this list are our fourteen Ma’sūmīn (a.s.), then come their Shias and those who love them, their righteous children and due to their relationships the Sadāts and Sayyids. Their love and affection is the recompense for the Messengership of the Holy Prophet (S) according to the Holy ...

The Major Forbidden Acts in Islam

The Major Forbidden Acts in Islam
  If we study the forbidden things in Islam deeply and in detail, wewill find that proscribing them is a step taken by Islam to protecthumanity from perverse conduct and keep it away from dangers andevils.Through these injunctions Islam protects man's psyche, body andsoul within the individual sphere, and it safeguards other humanrelations and community life, within society from the risks ofsubversion, perversion and decadence.Ideologically, ...

Bidding the Good and Forbidding the Evil

Bidding the Good and Forbidding the Evil
Commandments or Prohibitions in Islam Wilson: Both Christianity and Judaism preach the Ten Commandments which were revealed to Moses and recorded in the Old Testament. Does Islam have any commandments, and are they the same or similar? Chirri: The Ten Commandments are only a portion of the Qur'anic commandments. Islam commands its followers to avoid many things. Some of them are prohibited because they contradict some of the doctrines in which ...

Jihad and Shahadat

Jihad and Shahadat
In the name of God, the Compassionate, the Merciful. Praise be to God, the cherisher and sustainer of the worlds, creator of the heavens and the earth. May divine peace and greetings be bestowed upon all the righteous apostles, particularly upon the seal of the prophets, the one who raised the flags of truth and the true religion, and divine greetings upon his noble family and companions and upon the infallible imams, martyrs, and truthful ones. ...

Quranic, Rational and Historical Basis of Islamic Jihad

Quranic, Rational and Historical Basis of Islamic Jihad
  A- AbrogationOur discussions have been about Islamic jihad. Tonight, there are three issues that I wish to speak about, one of which has a Quranic basis, the other, reason as a basis, and the third, has both a Quranic basis and a historical one.The issue that has the Quranic basis is in connection with the Quranic verses about jihad. Before, we had said that some of the verses about jihad are unconditional while others are conditional. ...

Islamic Jihad and Human Rights

Islamic Jihad and Human Rights
There exists the question, however, of whether the things we are allowed to defend are only these, i.e. individual, group and national rights, or whether it is legitimate for us to defend other things as well. Do there exist things, the defense of which is necessary and obligatory, that do not pertain merely to the rights of the individual, tribe or nation but pertain literally to the rights of humanity as a whole? If somewhere a right of ...

Jihad and Defence in Islam

Jihad and Defence in Islam
  The question of Jihad occupies a special place in the Muslim law. In fact, a progressive and compact system cannot be complete without such provisions.Owing to its misinterpretation by ill-informed persons, the inclusion of the question of Jihad in Islamic teachings has given rise to much hostile propaganda and has provided a pretext to its opponents to say that Islam is a religion of sword and force. Even well-known writers have been ...

A Healthy Guide To Fasting

A Healthy Guide To Fasting
  First please note: Consult your health practitioner for confirmation that you are fit to fast, especially if you are taking prescription drugs, are diabetic, have heart & circulatory problems, epilepsy or you are breastfeeding or pregnant. The information provided is not intended as medical advice and I am not responsible for the decisions you make and the steps you take. It is my dearest wish that your fasting may be very special and ...

Benefits of Fasting

Benefits of Fasting
In Islam, the spiritual, social, economic, political and psychological benefits of fast are interrelated, each affecting the other. Rituals regulate the Muslims' social and individual life and bring them closer to their Creator. A combination of fast, prayers, and meditation may be the very best dose for any and all psychological, financial, and spiritual ills from which one may be suffering. They purify the soul, cleanse the intention, and ...

Pilgrimage - Hajj

Pilgrimage - Hajj
Hajj is a worship act.  It means to visit the holy house of Allah in Mecca at a certain period of time - in the month of Dhil-hajj and complete certain rituals according to the Islamic Laws. WHO HAS TO HAVE HAJJ One who has the following qualifications must necessarily visit the house of Allah and complete hajj rituals: 1.  MATURITY  That is being fifteen complete lunar years old in the case of a male and nine years in the case of ...

Khums

Khums
The Budget for Strengthening the Religion and Management of Muslims The Religion and Almighty God has made it obligatory on every Muslim to toil for the growth of religion and to acquaint other  people with the commands of God and life in the Hereafter, and  to take help in this path from one's life and one's wealth, which means to work hard for the spread of Islam and also to pay khums from one's income. What is Khums? How must it be paid? ...

The Friday Prayer

The Friday Prayer
The Salat in Islam is the greatest stimulus to faith and the high point in the life of a human being.A person who gives up reciting Salat has no faith in Islam and is far from humanity.While reciting Salat, we stand facing the Qiblah, ie, ka!bah which is the House of Allah in Makkah, and enter into discourse with our loving Creator.The Prophet (SA) has recommended that we should recite Salat in a mosque in Jarnah (congregation) with our fellow ...

Zakat

Zakat
The Budget to Meet Public Requirements The religion of Islam, in order for the common needs to be met, has foreseen a budget that is called zakat.Zakat is one of the financial obligations, and acts of worship in Islam.The Holy Prophet of Islam told us, "God, in reality, has placed the amount of the needs of the poor in the wealth of the rich, and if they paid it.the needs of the common people would be removed.If amongst the people you find ...

RELIGIOUS EDICTS KHUMS

RELIGIOUS EDICTS KHUMS
NOTE! These religious edicts (Fatawa) are based on the views of  Grand Ayatullah Al-Khoei.  The views of Grand Ayatullahs: A1-Sayyid Al-Gulpaygani, AI-Sayyid Al-Seestani  and AI-Sayyid Al-Rouhani are mentioned only where they differ from those of  Ayatullah AI-Khoei . KHUMS Al-Sayyid AI-Khoei: Khums is due on the land bought from a Muslim by people of the book (thummi).  It makes no difference whether it was an empty or cultivated ...

Salat (Prayers)

Salat (Prayers)
Prayer is one of the most important acts in the Branches of Islam (Furooa-a-Deen).  It is way to worship Allah showing love and devotion to Him.  It keeps the soul and mind free from any pollution such as paganism.  Prayer is also a cleansing agent for our hearts and soul.  It brings spiritual happiness and prevents our souls from becoming depressed, dull, or sad.  When making prayer a habit, it discourages carelessness and helps to ...

Prayer

Prayer
Prayer is one of the most important acts in the Branches of Islam (Furooa-a-Deen). It is way to worship Allah showing love and devotion to Him. It keeps the soul and mind free from any pollution such as paganism. Prayer is also a cleansing agent for our hearts and soul. It brings spiritual happiness and prevents our souls from becoming depressed, dull, or sad. When making prayer a habit, it discourages carelessness and helps to progress oneself ...

Zakat – Islamic Law

Zakat – Islamic Law
It is obligatory to pay Zakat on the following things: Barley Raisins Silver Cow As an obligatory precaution, upon the wealth in business On the basis of obligatory precaution, Zakat should be paid on Sult, which is a soft, grain like wheat with the property of barley and on ‘alas, which is like wheat, and is the food of the people of San’a (Yemen). If a person remains the owner of cow, sheep, camel, gold and silver for 11 months, ...

A Meeting with the Ulama of Najaf

A Meeting with the Ulama of Najaf
My friend took me to a mosque next to the mausoleum, where the floors were covered by carpets, and around its Mihrab there were some Qur'anic verses, engraved in beautiful calligraphy. I noticed a few turbaned youngsters sitting near the Mihrab studying, and each one of them had a book in his hand.I was impressed by the scene, since I had never seen Shaykhs aged between thirteen and sixteen, and what made them look so cute was their costumes. My ...

5 Islamic Philosophers Every Muslim Must Read

5 Islamic Philosophers Every Muslim Must Read
Islamic intellectual culture suffers from a philosophy deficit. While there are a few philosophical thinkers in the Muslim World today none of them enjoys the rock star status that many pedestrian preachers and YouTube stalwarts enjoy. What this tells us is that people are beginning to value knowledge but are unable to distinguish between preaching and thinking.What we need today are critical thinkers who force Muslims to think and not feel-good ...

Why Don’t I find Joy in Saying My Prayers?

Why Don’t I find Joy in Saying My Prayers?
How to Feel the Joy of Worship? It has been a while that I did not like to say my prayers. I find a lot of excuses in order not to say my prayers. For example, I tell myself that I will say my prayers after I watch a movie. But after that, I study or I find other things to do, just because I do not want to say my prayers. I do not know why this has happened to me. Why can't I enjoy saying my prayers? I used let go of everything just to say my ...

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انتخاب کوفه به عنوان مقر حکومت امام علی (ع)

داستانى عجيب از برزخ مردگان‏

حکایت خدمت به پدر و مادر

فلسفه نماز چیست و ما چرا نماز می خوانیم؟ (پاسخ ...

سِرِّ نديدن مرده خود در خواب‏

چگونه بفهميم كه خداوند ما را دوست دارد و از ...

رضايت و خشنودي خدا در چیست و چگونه خداوند از ...

سرانجام كسي كه نماز نخواند چه مي شود و مجازات ...

طلبه ای که به لوستر های حرم امیر المومنین ...

شاه کلید آیت الله نخودکی برای یک جوان!

پر بازدید ترین مطالب ماه

فضیلت ماه مبارک رمضان

حاجت خود را جز نزد سه نفر نگو!!

عظمت آية الكرسی (1)  

ماه رمضان، ماه توبه‏

مرگ و عالم آخرت

با این کلید، ثروتمند شوید!!

ذکری برای رهایی از سختی ها و بلاها

منظور از ولایت فقیه چیست ؟

آيا فكر گناه كردن هم گناه محسوب مي گردد، عواقب ...

رفع گرفتاری با توسل به امام رضا (ع)

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راه ترک خودارضایی ( استمنا ) چیست؟

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مطالب ناب استاد انصاریان در «سروش»، «ایتا»، ...

اعلام برنامه سخنرانی استاد انصاریان در ماه ...

چند روايت عجيب در مورد پدر و مادر

استاد انصاریان در گفتگو با خبرگزاری مهر: جزای ...

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