صادقی

Mosque

The Grand Ayatollah Sistani answered some questions regarding mosques. According to Shafaqna the question and answer are as follows: Question1 : Is it permissible for the people of Ahlul Kitãb and other non-Muslims to enter the mosques (masjid) and other Islamic places of worship [like husayniyya or imambargah which are not masjid]? And is it necessarily for us to enforce …

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Mourning for Imam Hussein

The Grand Ayatollah Sistani answered some questions regarding mourning. According to Shafaqna the question and answer are as follows: Question 1: Is mourning for Imam Hussain and other Infallibles (a.s.) recommended? Answer: Yes, it is recommended and God will reward those who sincerely revive their memories and commemorate their martyrdom? Question 2: I have a question about matam (Azadari) and …

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How Did Prophet Muhammad Treat Christians?

“This is a message from [Prophet] Muhammad ibn Abdullah, as a covenant to those who adopt Christianity, near and far, we are with them. Verily I, the servants, the helpers, and my followers defend them, because Christians are my citizens; and by Allah! I hold out against anything that displeases them. No compulsion [in religion] is to be on them…” …

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29th edition of the state’s Quran recitation competition in Nigeria

The competition is to feature 224 participants who will be contesting in six categories. The Executive Secretary of the state Islamic Education Bureau, Yakub Abbas Yakub, who disclosed this to the Nigerian Tribune, in Dutse, said the participants were drawn from the 27 local government areas of the state. Abbas Yakub explained that arrangements were in top gear for feeding, …

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Is it wrong to have doubts about the Imamate of some of the Imams?

Islamic beliefs are like a connected chain, such that if one part is missing, then the whole chain will be useless and have no benefit. In other words, believing in Allah has its entailments; belief in these entailments is what makes the difference and brings about Allah’s satisfaction. If you examine the story of Satan being expelled from heaven, you …

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The Tenth Imam, ‘Ali Ibn Muhammad (Al-Naqi, Al-Hadi) (as)

Name: Ali bin Muhammad (a.s.) Mother: Samana al-Maghribiya Kunniyat (Patronymic): Abu al-Hasan al Askari Laqab (Title): Al Hadi Birth: He was born at Madina in the 5th Rajab year 212 A.H. Martyrdom: He died at age 40 of poison in Iraq 3rd Rajab 254 Hijri at Samarrah (Sarmanra) in Iraq and is buried there.

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Men more likely to have nodded off while driving

Almost half of male drivers admit to having nodded off at the wheel, and 7 per cent of motorists have fallen fast asleep while driving, according to a study. The road safety charity Brake said that tiredness at the wheel was responsible for 300 deaths per year. Half of the 1,000 drivers surveyed admitted having driven after less than five …

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What is the best verse in the Quran?

What is the best Ayah in the Quran? Can we say the best Ayah or we should say that all ayāt are best depending on purpose? Concise answer Before dealing with the main question, we must say that the Quran itself is the best book and superior to all heavenly books. All of its verses (ayāt) are at the highest …

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Courts quietly confirm MMR Vaccine causes autism

After decades of passionate debate, parents probably missed the repeated admissions by drug companies and governments alike that vaccines do in fact cause autism. For concerned parents seeking the truth, it’s worth remembering that the exact same people who own the world’s drug companies also own America’s news outlets. Finding propaganda-free information has been difficult, until now. Dr. Andrew Wakefield …

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