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Friday 20th of October 2017
Family and Its System in Islam

Form of Democracy Acceptable to Islam

by : Ayatullah Muhammad Taqi Misbah YazdiThe second meaning of democracy has been accepted with certain conditions and qualifications. No legislative authority has the right to oppose the definite laws of Islam which is how we accept democracy. Meanwhile, concerning democracy as a method of solving differences, it must be said that as long as Islamic values are sufficient to solve differences, they shall take precedence, but in case of ...

The Hadith Transmitted by the Companions abou Mut'a

Adopted from the Book : "Temporary Marriage in Islamic Laws" by : "Sachiko Murata"3. The Hadith Transmitted by the CompanionsIn Sunni sources hadith have been transmitted from the Prophet showing that he banned mut'a during his lifetime. In most of the Sunni 'sound collections' (sihah), it is related from 'Ali that he said: 'Verily the Prophet of God banned the mut'a of temporary marriage and the eating of the meat of domesticated asses.'1 In ...

The Opinions of the Four Sunni Schools of Law about Mut'a

Adopted from the Book : "Temporary Marriage in Islamic Laws" by : "Sachiko Murata"The Opinions Of The Four Sunny Schools Of Law 1The general opinion of the four Sunni schools of law concerning the reason mut'a was permitted and then afterwards prohibited can be summarized as follows: At the beginning of Islam, the Muslims were in the minority and were often at war. Many of them were not able to marry and raise families, since they were ...

US offers $12mn reward for two Hezbollah senior officials

The United States has offered a $12 million bounty for information leading to the arrest of two senior officials from the Lebanese Hezbollah resistance ...

Bahraini security forces ransack homes In A’ali

In the immediate aftermath of the latest raids, activists posted images online showing the damage inflicted on private property. Meanwhile, armed men wearing ski masks were snapped manning their posts as police vehicles flooded the town’s narrow streets. There is no news yet of any arrests. Similar raids in recent days have resulted in a number of Bahrainis being detained. Young men are often taken into custody without arrest warrants ...

Ayatollah Makarem Shirazi: Iraqi Kurdistan secession doomed to fail

The main purpose of Iraqi Kurdistan secession is to create a base for the arrogant powers in the region, but the joint efforts of the neighboring countries including Iran, Iraq and Turkey will neutralize this plot; the security and stability of the region will not be ...

ABWA's statement in condemnation of new round of Muslim genocide in Myanmar

The Ahlulbayt World Assembly has issued a statement in condemnation of the new round of Muslim genocide in Myanmar.The full text of the statement is as follows:In the Name of Allah, the Demolisher of TyrantsIn the deadly passivity of Western governments and their affiliated global institutions, a new round of attacks against Muslims has been launched in Rohingya in the Rakhine state of Myanmar.Theinnocent Muslim community of Myanmar have been ...

Ayatollah Makarem calls Islamic nations to probe Myanmar Muslims plight

Ayatollah Nasser Makarem Shirazi, top Shia jurisprudent, started his weekly teaching session in the Grand Mosque of Qom referring to the oppression of Rohingya Muslims by Myanmar government and urged for all-out support of the Muslim nations for the impoverished nation. He expressed regret over the daily instances of crimes committed against Myanmar Muslims and said the brutality of behaviors towards the minority has stirred the reaction of ...

Bahraini activist hospitalized with food poisoning

A Bahraini human rights group says the health condition of prominent Bahraini human rights advocate Ebtisam al-Saegh, who has repeatedly gone on hunger strike in protest at the torture and ill-treatment she has endured in prison, has deteriorated following a mass food poisoning.According to a Twitter account attributed to Nabeel Rajab, the chairman of the Bahrain Center for Human Rights, the pro-democracy campaigner had to be hospitalized after ...

Islamophobic attack targets mosque in Netherlands

The far-right ‘Identitair Verzet’ movement hanged anti-Islam banners at the roof of Tevhid mosque which is under construction in Venlo city. Speaking to Anadolu Agency, Ahmet Dursun, head of Tevhid Mosque, condemned the incident and said there were many far-right extremists in their neighborhood, but they were not expecting such an attack. “We’ve held talks with mayor and some other officials. They are supporting us," ...

Bahrain’s religious scholars hail victory of Lebanon’s resistance movement

Earlier this week, Hezbollah’s Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah declared August 28 as the date of Lebanon’s “second liberation” following the complete withdrawal of ISIS terrorists from Lebanese territory. In 2006, the Lebanese resistance movement also liberated the country form Israeli occupation. “From the wounded land of Bahrain and from the middle of the bloody Persian Gulf , we send a greeting of pride to the ...

Spanish Muslim woman beaten in Madrid for wearing hijab

he 38-year-old woman suffered injuries after a group of "two or three young men" she did not know attacked her in front of the Usera metro station in the south of the Spanish capital. Staff members at the metro called emergency services and the victim was taken to hospital with cuts and bruises and anxiety symptoms following the attack, El Pais newspaper reports. According to reports, police in Madrid are treating the incident as an ...

Countering terrorist groups duty upon all humans

"Human all have a telling role to play in countering extremism," stressed hia Source of Emulation Grand Ayatollah Lotfollah Safi-Golpaygani urging Muslims and non-Muslims to stand united against extremist groups. Making his remarks in religious course held in holy Qom Seminary, the religious cleric demanded Muslims not to bow out of their responsibilities of sorting out the current setbacks encouraging them to collaborate for solving the ...

Poland not to accept ME migrants

Poland is open for migration. And last year for instance we issued 1,267,000 visas for Ukrainians. Half of these visas were work permit... We are also open for migration not only from Ukraine but also from Belarus and other countries. We do not want to participate in the mandatory process of relocation of migrants coming from the Middle East and Africa. We do not want to implement the decision of the European Union taken in September of 2015," ...

Khaled Nabi apostle in era betw Jesus Christ, Prophet Mohammed (s)

(AhlulBayt News Agency) - Khaled Nabi was an Apostle who lived in the era between Jesus Christ (a) and Prophet Mohammed (s), and like Prophet Mohammed (s) he was a descendant of Prophet Ismail (a). Allah says in the Holy Quran, And indeed We have raised in every people a messenger (saying): “Serve Allah and avoid all false deities.” So among them is he who Allah has guided, and among them is he upon whom the straying was ...

Grand Ayatollah Makarem lauds good Quranic work in Iran

Speaking in a meeting with activists in the field of Quran interpretation, the senior cleric said the great scope of Quranic activities in the country disproves the claims by the enemies of Ahl-ul-Bayt (AS) that Shia Muslims pay little attention to the Book of God.Referring to a sermon from Nahj-ol-Balagha that says "One who has the Quran has everything and one who does not have the Quran has nothing,” Ayatollah Makarem Shirazi said there ...

The Prophets and Proof of Revelation and Prophecy

Many modern scholars who have investigated the problem of revelation and prophecy have tried to explain revelation, prophecy and questions connected with them by using the principles of social psychology. They say that the prophets of God were men of a pure nature and strong will who had great love for humanity. In order to enable mankind to advance spiritually and materially and in order to reform decadent societies, they devised laws and ...

Over 600,000 displaced Syrians returned home in 2017, majority to Aleppo: UN

Findings by the International Organization for Migration (IOM) and partners indicate that 84 per cent of the people returning had been displaced within Syria, and the rest returned from Turkey, Lebanon, Jordan and Iraq. Refugees returning from Turkey and Jordan reportedly returned mainly to Aleppo and Al Hasakeh Governorates.An estimated 27 per cent of the returnees stated that they did so to protect their assets or properties and 25 per cent ...

Riyadh to offer desirable services to Iranian Hajj pilgrims

Saudi Arabian deputy Hajj Minister Abdolrahman Bijavi in a meeting on Sunday with Iran’s consular delegation in Medina, reaffirmed his country’s adherence to offering suitable services to the ‘Guests of the Compassionate’.He further said, 'My colleagues and I are ready round the clock to hear views of Hajj headquarters and solve pilgrims’ possible problems.'During the meeting, both sides were unanimous about ...

Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah: Israel not able to wage new war on Lebanon

Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah made the remarks in a speech on the anniversary of Israel's defeat in the 33-day military onslaught against Lebanon back in the summer of 2006. During his speech, Nasrallah noted that the main reason behind the victory of Hezbollah fighters in the war with Israel was their patience, steadfastness, valor and faith. Stressing the rise in Hezbollah’s power since the war in 2006, Nasrallah noted that the resistance ...