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The international community can no longer ignore the alarming rise in violence directed at Pakistan’s Shiite Muslim community that makes up over 30 percent of the national population and played …
Former British prime minister, Tony Blair's recent anti-democratic and anti-Islamic tirades that chime with current prime minister, David Cameron's toxic manoeuvring at home and in the Muslim world, could threaten …
It is indeed ironic that Malaysia despite its credentials as a progressive Muslim country has over the recent years sacrificed its independence by bowing to the dictates of the Wahhabi …
In the Name of God, the All-Merciful, the All-Compassionate. Salaam and heartiest congratulations to you all on the eve of the blessed birth anniversary of the Noblest ever lady the …
Monday, 31 March 2014 17:39

Pilgrimage during Nowrouz

Salaam friends and here is an interesting feature on the enthusiasm of the people of Iran for pilgrimage to the Islamic holy sites during the Nowrouz or New Year holidays.
By: Seyyed Ali Shahbaz – "In houses Allah has allowed to be exalted and wherein His Name is celebrated; He is glorified therein, morning and evening." (Holy Qur'an 24:36)
Wednesday, 12 March 2014 05:52

Islamophobia in the Centre of Africa

Today, the genocide of Muslims has turned into something normal all over the world. This criminal, inhuman, and brutal trend has been abetted by the silence of the so-called world …
Monday, 10 March 2014 05:23

Islam's Options for Health of Youths

The period of one’s youth is the most valuable years of human life. Youths are the huge assets of every country and the country's growth depends on its young generation. …
Gunned down in Karachi on Thursday, noted religious scholar, Allamah Taqi Hadi Naqavi, is just the latest addition to the long list of ulema who have martyred in Pakistan by …
In this article, you will read excerpts from an article chosen from the Islamic Awakening magazine and authored by Seyyed Jalal Miraqaee who is Deputy for International Affairs at the …
Monday, 10 February 2014 19:40

The Lady Who Enlightened Iran

By: Seyyed Ali Shahbaz -- "Peace on you, O daughter of Musa son of Ja'far! May Allah shower His mercy and blessings on you! Peace on you. May Allah grant …
Saturday, 08 February 2014 19:30

The “Penultimate” Imam

By: Seyyed Ali Shahbaz – "Worship is not the quantity of prayer and fast, it's how much you are cognizant of God." These words are indeed food for thought. They …
Monday, 27 January 2014 06:44

Leader's Viewpoint on Islamic Unity

Islam is the religion of universal brotherhood and solidarity and strongly dislikes violence and disunity.  As the Last and Greatest Messenger of God, Prophet Mohammad (SAWA) invited all humanity, whether …
Sunday, 19 January 2014 12:04

Birthday of the Best of Creation

By: Seyyed Ali Shahbaz – "I bear witness that you were (descended) through pure loins and chaste wombs." We are on the eve of one of the most auspicious days …
Wednesday, 15 January 2014 20:13

Formula of Islamic Unity

By: Seyyed Ali Shahbaz – "Hold fast, all together, to Allah's cord, and do not be divided." (Holy Qur'an 3:103) The commandment of God Almighty is clear. His Messenger also …
Raised in a Muslim family, I was brought up with the basic, fundamental principles and values that Islam infuses. I was taught to pray, fast, be kind-hearted, generous and to …
For the first time, German public schools are offering classes in Islam to primary school students using state-trained teachers and specially written textbooks, as officials try to better integrate the …
Tuesday, 07 January 2014 08:10

Media Overlook Rohingya Muslims’ Plight

Western- and even Muslim world- media are so much preoccupied with terrorism and bombings these days that they seem to have forgotten the troubles of Myanmar’s Rohingya Muslims. According to …
Tuesday, 31 December 2013 19:40

Criterions of Truth

By: Seyyed Ali Shahbaz – "Allah, there is no god except Him, is the Living One, the All-Sustainer; He has sent down to you the Book with the truth confirming …
Steeped in rich Mughal history, the tall dome of the centuries-old shrine in Palosai village still stands out.