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Why Shi’ah?

Why Shi’ah?

Why Shi’ah? And hold fast, all of you together, to the Rope of Allah and be not divided among yourselves (Qur’an 3:103) The term “Shi’ah” is an adjective used by Muslims who follow the Imams from the Family of the Prophet (Ahl al-Bayt). They use it not for reasons of sectarianism or for causing divisions [&hellip

Friday Edition – No 32

Friday Edition – No 32

Al-Mahdi (aj: A Living Reality The traditions urge the believers in the Mahdi to keep on waiting for him, and to continue looking forward for solace. The idea is to establish a close spiritual and intuitive link between the believers on the one hand, and the Mahdi and all that he stands for, on the [&hellip

Shaikh Hemedi Jalala

Shaikh Hemedi Jalala

Sheikh Hemedi Jalala Principal of Hawza Imam Jafar as-Sadiq (as) – Masjid Ghadeer – Kigogo Dsm.  Series of Lectures on Tabia Njema (Good Character)

Friday Edition – No 31

Friday Edition – No 31

Friday Edition Issue No: 31 E-mail: info@ihmsa.co.za Grounds for the Re-appearance of al-Mahdi (aj) The presence of oppression and tyranny is not a sufficient condition for the re-appearance of the Imam of the Age (aj). Rather, the presence of righteous people, fierce determination, strong belief, firm footing, and enlightened hearts, is also necessary. Muhammad (s): [&hellip

History of Jafari Jurisprudence

History of Jafari Jurisprudence

Historia ya Fiqh ya Jafari Kitabu kipya kwa sasa kinatolewa na duka la vitabu la Alitrah Muda mchache kitakuwa katika tovuti: www.alitrah.info

Quran & The Contemporary Exegesis

Quran & The Contemporary Exegesis

Quran na Tafsiri Mpya   Kwa sasa kinapatikana katika duka la vitabu la Al-Itrah Muda mchache kitakuwa kikiuzwa kupitia tovuti: www.alitrah.info

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The Locked Room!

The Locked Room!

It is written in the book “Adad ussin” that when Ayaz became a close confidante of Sultan Mahmud Ghaznavi, the powerful Muslim ruler, his detractors began to try to pull him down from this position. One day two of the ministers came to Sultan Mahmud Ghaznavi and said, “Ayaz has stolen a lot of ornaments [&hellip

Did the Prophet (s) Appoint a Successor?

Did the Prophet (s) Appoint a Successor?

O Messenger, Proclaim what has been sent down to you from your Lord; and if you don’t do it, you have not delivered His Message (at all); and Allah will protect you from the people (Qur’an: Chapter 5, Verse 67) Did the Prophet (s) Appoint a Successor?   The Shi’ah believe that the proclamation mentioned [&hellip