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Qur’anic Reflections, Āyat 44:29

Qur’anic Reflections, Āyat 44:29

Do they not reflect upon the Qur’an, or are there locks on the hearts? (Q 47:24) For past Qur’anic Reflections click here Bismillāh, December 12, 2014/Safar 19, 1436 Qur’anic Reflections, Āyat 44:29 – Weeping of the Heaven and the Earth We convey our condolences to the Imam of Our Time, al-Mahdi al-Qā’im (af) and the mu’minīn [&hellip

Justice Dept. not stopping police violence

Justice Dept. not stopping police violence

Over the last several years a number of police departments with histories of using lethal force against oppressed peoples have been subjected to civil rights investigations and consent decrees with the Justice Department. Nonetheless, violence by the police against the people has continued and even worsened. The recent public slayings of Eric Garner, Michael Brown, [&hellip

Qur’anic Reflections, Āyat 10:44

Qur’anic Reflections, Āyat 10:44

Do they not reflect upon the Qur’an, or are there locks on the hearts? (Q 47:24) For past Qur’anic Reflections click here Bismillāh, November 28, 2014/Safar 5, 1436 Qur’anic Reflections, Āyat 10:44 – Injustice to the self إِنَّ اللَّهَ لَا يَظْلِمُ النَّاسَ شَيْئًا وَلَٰكِنَّ النَّاسَ أَنْفُسَهُمْ يَظْلِمُونَ Innallāha lā yazlimun-nāsa shay’an walākinnan-nāsa anfusahum yazlimūn Surely Allah does not [&hellip

Qur’anic Reflections, Āyat 39:42

Qur’anic Reflections, Āyat 39:42

Do they not reflect upon the Qur’an, or are there locks on the hearts? (Q 47:24) For past Qur’anic Reflections click here Bismillāh, November 14, 2014/Muharram 20, 1436 Qur’anic Reflections, Āyat 39:42 – Journey of the soul during sleep اللَّهُ يَتَوَفَّى الْأَنْفُسَ حِينَ مَوْتِهَا وَالَّتِي لَمْ تَمُتْ فِي مَنَامِهَا ۖ فَيُمْسِكُ الَّتِي قَضَىٰ عَلَيْهَا الْمَوْتَ وَيُرْسِلُ [&hellip

Importance and Purpose of Azadari – Part 02

Importance and Purpose of Azadari – Part 02

This is the second part of the article on the importance and purpose of Azadari. Click here to view the article   &nbsp

Qur’anic Reflections, Āyat 16:92

Qur’anic Reflections, Āyat 16:92

Do they not reflect upon the Qur’an, or are there locks on the hearts? (Q 47:24) For past Qur’anic Reflections click here Bismillāh, October 31, 2014/Muharram 6, 1436 Qur’anic Reflections, Āyat 16:92 وَلَا تَكُونُوا كَالَّتِي نَقَضَتْ غَزْلَهَا مِنْ بَعْدِ قُوَّةٍ أَنْكَاثًا Do not be like the one who unravels her yarn, disintegrating it into pieces after [&hellip

Importance and Purpose of Azadari

Importance and Purpose of Azadari

This is the first part of the article on the importance and purpose of Azadari Click here to view article

Qur’anic Reflections, Āyat 2:74

Qur’anic Reflections, Āyat 2:74

Do they not reflect upon the Qur’an, or are there locks on the hearts? (Q 47:24) For past Qur’anic Reflections click here Bismillāh, October 24, 2014/Dhul Hijjah 29, 1435 Qur’anic Reflections, Āyat 2:74 – Softening of the heart ثُمَّ قَسَتْ قُلُوبُكُمْ مِنْ بَعْدِ ذَٰلِكَ فَهِيَ كَالْحِجَارَةِ أَوْ أَشَدُّ قَسْوَةً ۚ Thumma qasat qulūbukum min ba‘di dhālika fahiya [&hellip

Qur’anic Reflections, Āyat 64:14

Qur’anic Reflections, Āyat 64:14

Do they not reflect upon the Qur’an, or are there locks on the hearts? (Q 47:24) For past Qur’anic Reflections click here وَإِنْ تَعْفُوا وَتَصْفَحُوا وَتَغْفِرُوا فَإِنَّ اللَّهَ غَفُورٌ رَحِيمٌ Wa-in ta‘fū wataSfaHū wataghfirū fainnallāha ghafūrur-raHīm And if you pardon, and forbear, and forgive, then surely Allah is Forgiving, Merciful. (Sūratut Taghābun, No. 64, Āyat 14) [&hellip

Celebrating Ghadeer and forgetting Wilayat is not fair

Celebrating Ghadeer and forgetting Wilayat is not fair

Introduction One of the biggest and prevalent of the several Eids is the Eid of Ghadeer. It is a very important day which is unfortunately only celebrated as a Jashn (function). Imam Baqir (AS) is reported to have said, “Whenever the day of Eid arrives, our sorrow gets rejuvenated.” The narrator having heard this asked [&hellip