Islamic Features

The Epic of Imam Husain (Part 44)

In this, the forty-fourth episode of our series, we look at the first encounter in Damascus between the tyrannical self-styled caliph, Yazid, and the caravan of the noble captives of the Household of Prophet Mohammad (SAWA), following the arrival of the severed heads of the Martyrs of Karbala in the …

Frankfurt Book Fair – An opportunity for Islamophobia

This year’s book fair in the German city of Frankfurt that winded up on October 19, and in which the Islamic Republic of Iran did not participate because of the unwarranted presence of sentenced apostate Salman Rushdie, was another example of a cultural and academic even in Europe being turned …

The message of happy Eid al-Adha

Congratulations everybody on the auspicious day of Eid al-Adha or the Feast of Sacrifice that is also known as Eid-e Qorban, when the Hajj pilgrims in Mecca and Muslims throughout the world who have the means, slaughter a sheep as thanksgiving to God Almighty for having saved the life of …

Thoughts for Eid al-Fitr

Happy Eid al-Fitr to you all and may Allah accept your fasting and prayers of the blessed month of Ramadhan that ended yesterday! Today is indeed a day of celebration. It is a day of festivity, which starts with the special prayer in the morning that is attended by a …

Israel detained 1,200 Palestinian children since October 1

The Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) says Zionist regime’s forces have arrested some 2,400 Palestinians, half of them children, since the beginning of October.

Birthday of Imam Mohammad Baqer (AS)

In the Name of God, the All-Merciful, the All-Compassionate Salaam friends, and today on the 3rd of Safar, which according to an account is the birthday of the 5th Infallible Heir of Prophet Mohammad (blessings of God upon him and his progeny).

Importance of the Battle of Karbala

The Epic of Karbala, undoubtedly, remains the world’s most important event that has jolted human conscience, not necessarily of Muslims, and made conscientious people in every era and geographical place to strive against injustice, oppression, and illogical demands. Imam Husain (PuH), without the least doubt, staged the greatest struggle for …

US and reactionary regimes helpless in the face of Iran's influence

Leader of the Islamic Revolution, Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei, made it clear that the US and its client regimes in the region are incapable of doing anything, despite their secret sessions on the growing influence and clout of the Islamic Republic of Iran in the region and beyond.