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Two British Islamic organizations join clean-up campaign at Riverside park

Two British Islamic organizations join clean-up campaign at Riverside park
Two British Muslim organizations have joined hands in a clean-up campaign in South Tyneside, northeast England, offering upstanding citizen role models for fellow citizens in order to create a more pleasant environment for people of all faiths. “It went really well. We had about 20 volunteers but we had a lot of words of encouragement from passers-by as well," Project Manager Abu Tayeb told The Chronicle on Sunday. “We have done ...

Meditation

Meditation
by : Sayyid KhomeiniOne of the disciplines of reciting the Qur'an is the presence of heart, to which we have already referred in this book, when we discussed the general disciplines of the acts of worship; so, there is no need to repeat it.Another one of its disciplines is meditation, by which we mean that the reciter of the noble ayahs should look for the destination and the objective. Now as the objective of the Qur'an, as the very luminous ...

ISIS bans private internet access in Syria’s Shaddadi to prevent media from reporting atrocities against civilians

ISIS bans private internet access in Syria’s Shaddadi to prevent media from reporting atrocities against civilians
The radical group of Daesh (ISIS) has banned  private internet access in the city of Shaddadi in Syria’s northeastern province of Hasakah, activists said on Saturday.The ISIS-affiliated Sharia Court issued a decision to close all private internet cafés across Shaddadi city. It also banned the residents from using any internet devices at home. The Sharia Court has vowed that anyone violates the decision “will be ...

Urdu translation of Quran gifted to Pakistani minister

Urdu translation of Quran gifted to Pakistani minister
Iran's cultural representative in Peshawar, Pakistan, gifted an Urdu translation of the Holy Quran to the Minister of Religious Affairs in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province.  According to the peshawar.icro.ir website, the Iranian official had a meeting with Habibul Rahman, the Pakistani minister on Friday, November 20. An invitation letter by the Secretary General of the World Assembly for the Proximity of Islamic Schools of Thought was ...

How can a Muslim Youth be Successful

How can a Muslim Youth be Successful
Abdul Adheem al-Muhtadi al-BahraniQuestion : What qualities do you think a good Muslim youth should have to be successful ?The answer : I think he or she should possess the following qualities :1. Sincerely believing in Allah and completely relying on Him.2. Being able to control and lead himself.3. Always looking for progress and success within what Allah has permitted.4. Driving fear away from inside him.5. Being magnanimous and patient.6. Not ...

Greek Orthodox Archbishop: We are united with Muslim brothers in face of Israeli attacks

Greek Orthodox Archbishop: We are united with Muslim brothers in face of Israeli attacks
Ahlul Bayt News Agency - Greek Orthodox Archbishop of Sebastia Atallah Hanna visited Wednesday morning the Jerusalemite youths who were injured over the past three days while trying to prevent Israeli settlers and forces’ break-ins into al-Aqsa mosque.During a press conference held shortly after his visit to Makassed Hospital, Archbishop Hanna denounced Israeli escalated attacks on al-Aqsa Mosque and sit-inners.He stressed the urgent need ...

Zaria Massacre: "Nigerian Army naked & raped IMN's women before shot them to death" say protesters

Zaria Massacre: "Nigerian Army naked & raped IMN's women before shot them to death" say protesters
Nigerian Women staged a fresh protest in Bauchi demanding the release of 'Sheikh Zakzaky'; IMN women stripped naked & raped before they shot to death / Photos AhlulBayt News Agency - Female Muslims of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria staged a fresh protest on Monday 15 February 2016, demanding the immediate and unconditional release of their leader Sheikh Zakzaky, his wife Malama Zeenatuddeen and hundreds of his followers who are illegally ...

ISIS a blot on Islam: Indian Muslim leader

ISIS a blot on Islam: Indian Muslim leader
Indian Muslim parliamentarian and President of the All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen Asaduddin Owaisi on Monday said that terror group ISIS is a blot on Islam and everybody needs to condemn its activities. The Lok Sabha member from Hyderabad said ISIS should not be linked with religion and the world should unite to fight it. Owaisi said Islamic scholars belonging to all schools of thought have given a fatwa against the ISIS. “We all ...

"Islamic Philosophy" from " Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy"

"Islamic Philosophy" from " Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy"
Islamic philosophy may be defined in a number of different ways, but the perspective taken here is that it represents the style of philosophy produced within the framework of Islamic culture. This description does not suggest that it is necessarily concerned with religious issues, nor even that it is exclusively produced by Muslims.1-The early years of Islamic philosophyIslamic philosophy is intimately connected with Greek philosophy, although ...

Shia and Sunni in Turkey unite for Muharram

Shia and Sunni in Turkey unite for Muharram
(Bayt Agency) - Islam does not accept injustice of one group over another said Fermani Altun, head of an Alevi foundation in Turkey. Speaking at a dinner in Ankara attended by politicians from the ruling Justice and Development (AK) Party, to celebrate the Islamic sacred month of Muharram, Altun added "we do not have an Shia-Sunni problem in Turkey'. Alevi Muslims in Turkey follow a mystical branch of Islam which finds its roots in the Shia ...

What causes jealousy?

What causes jealousy?
Muslim scholar, Ghazali mentioned seven causes for jealousy: Enmity and hostility (towards others); excessive self-satisfaction; vanity; expressing amazement at whatever others have; fearful of losing own possessions; craving for high offices and positions; and having an evil soul. Ghazali also referred to this point that jealousy is basically rooted in the heart and therefore is a characteristic of the heart. Sometimes this characteristic shows ...

The Philosophy of Maintenance in Islam

The Philosophy of Maintenance in Islam
ISLAM, more than 1400 years back introduced laws which showed to be far advanced when compared with the societies 14 centuries ago, and some of these laws concern the Rights of the Family. Annual statistics reveal the difficulties arising from thousands of births of children born every year without anybody to look after them, thousands of unmarried women becoming pregnant, and thousands of teenagers and adolescents committing suicide. In ...

Bahrain Continues to Strip Shiite Dissidents of Citizenship

Bahrain Continues to Strip Shiite Dissidents of Citizenship
Bahrain's level of freedom continued to deteriorate according to the index of political rights and civil liberties that Freedom House uses to determine the freedom status of countries across the world. For the seventh consecutive year, Freedom House has classified Bahrain as "Not Free".This came in the annual report entitled "Freedom in the World" issued by Freedom House on Wednesday (January 27, 2016).The organization said that Bahrain "with ...

Grand Iranian Clerics Condemn Execution of Saudi Shia Figure, Sheikh Nimr

Grand Iranian Clerics Condemn Execution of Saudi Shia Figure, Sheikh Nimr
Following the execution of prominent Saudi Shia cleric, Sheikh al-Nimr, Grand Iranian Shia clerics condemned Al Saud and send a strong message against the issue:Grand Ayatollah Noori Hamedani: Al Saud insulted all Shia and Sunni Muslims in Syria, Iraq, Iran, Lebanon and in other places by executing of Sheikh al-Nimr.Grand Ayatollah Sobhani: Martyrdom of Sheikh Nimr, Saudi Shiite leader, has wounded the hearts with a feel of deep sorrow. Sheikh ...

Yemeni army advances in al-Sawda / Son of Bahrain's king injured by Ansarullah's missile attacks

Yemeni army advances in al-Sawda / Son of Bahrain's king injured by Ansarullah's missile attacks
Ahlul Bayt News Agency -ABNA- Yemen's Ansarullah Movement has announced on its official website that yesterday Yemeni forces could successfully cleaned up regions of Taiz from the Saudi mercenaries. According to the report Saudi-led coalition forces were attacked and forced to retreat from their military base in the region of 'al-Sawda' during an operation by Yemeni Popular Committees. Yemeni army and Popular Committees also on Monday evening ...

Top Bahraini Sunni opposition leader released after 4 years

Top Bahraini Sunni opposition leader released after 4 years
The Bahraini regime released a top Bahraini Sunni opposition leader from prison after more than four years in custody.The WAAD (National Democratic Action Society) secular group confirmed on its official Twitter account that Ibrahim Sharif was released Friday.Bahrain has been rocked by unrest since security forces brutally crushed pro-democracy protests in 2011 demanding reforms, a constitutional monarchy and an elected prime minister.Sharif was ...

The Neoplatonist Roots of Sufi Philosophy

The Neoplatonist Roots of Sufi Philosophy
Neoplatonism strongly influenced the development of Sufism. Neoplatonism, as developed by Plotinus conceives God to be the source and goal of everything. Islam qua institution is closed to all critical and philosophical thought, but Sufism enjoys a more liberal and critical approach. It is probable that the translations of Plotinus have provided the necessary philosophical ground for Sufism. An examination of both Sufism and Neoplatonism reveals ...

Glasgow Cinema Cancels Screening of Iranian Film “Muhammad (PBUH)”

Glasgow Cinema Cancels Screening of Iranian Film “Muhammad (PBUH)”
A movie theater in Glasgow, Scotland, which planned to screen the Iranian film “Muhammad (PBUH), the Messenger of God”, cancelled its decision under pressures by certain Arab countries. RT Arabic reported that the screening was called off due to unknown letters of threat by those opposing the movie. The letters were reportedly sent from such countries as Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, and Nigeria. Sources said that the letters did not ...

Stop the Killing! Stop Saudi Arabia’s campaign of violence!

Stop the Killing! Stop Saudi Arabia’s campaign of violence!
In the terrible  day in February, without his parents ever being informed, Ali Mohammed al-Nimr was taken to a juvenile prison – there he was tortured for months and asked to confess to crimes he never committed: all of it to implications Shiekh Nimr.  For the next four month Ali Mohammad al-Nimr was held incommunicado, without any access to legal counsel or contact with the outside. For he attended a peaceful rally in the Shia ...

Teaching your Child about Islam

Teaching your Child about Islam
 “Then set your face upright for religion in the right state - the nature made by Allah in which He has made men; there is no altering of Allah’s creation; that is the right religion, but most people do not know” (Qur’an 30:30)Children are born in a state of fitra (purity) and then their parents teach them to be believers or unbelievers. Every living creature is born with a righteous nature. It is our obligation and ...