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Saturday 30th of July 2016
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Imam Ridha holy shrine hosts a group of American Muslims

 A group of American Muslims attended the Razavi Holy Shrine and visited the museums complex of Astan Quds Razavi. A group of twenty pilgrims visited treasuries of Qur’an and Exquisite Manuscripts including handwritten Qur’ans and those attributed to the Infallible Imams (PBUT, Master Farshchian museum, Muraqqahall, book covers and inscription tools, the Supreme Leader’s Donations treasury, etc. “It is the first time ...

ISIS Changing Manbij Public Places into Minefield

ISIS terrorists are planting a large number of bombs and landmines in Manbij's houses, shops, schools and other public places to detonate them while retreating from their positions, local sources said.  "ISIS forced us to leave our houses in Central Manbij and moved us toward the neighborhood of al-Kajli, and then planted a large number of bombs in our houses and shops," the sources said. "We were under the siege of ISIS terrorists in ...

International Day of Solidarity with People of Bahrain on Upcoming Friday

The Bahraini opposition announced that the upcoming Friday (July 29, 2016) shall be a day of solidarity with the people of Bahrain, calling on institutions, bodies, organizations, people, and elites in the Islamic world to urgently act in support of the Bahraini people.In a letter, the Bahraini opposition called for "the participation in this day through demonstrations or sit-ins or seminars or press conferences and all available means, to ...

Grand Ayatollah Sistani: "I use all means to preserve Ayatollah Qassim’s rights, He is in the hearts"

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65th No. of magazine "Message of thaqalayn" published for seventeen years

 The Sixty-fourth issue of the Journal of "message of Thaqalayn" in English was published.  To access to file of articles visit here. World Assembly of Ahl al-Bayt (AS) and its affiliated centers, has published more than 1,700 books and hundreds of journals in more than 55 languages and has distributed in the ...

Dakar Islamic Institute to host largest Quranic gathering

It will be attended by more than 3000 Quranic and cultural figures as well as the citizens. AhlulBayt News Agency - According to the Islamic Culture and Relations Organization, the National Union of Schools and Quranic Institutes of Senegal invited the Iranian Embassy and Cultural Center in the African country to attend the program titled "journée coranique” (Quranic Day). The national event will be held on July 30 under the ...

Report: Rise, Fall in Number of ISIS Terrorists in Iraq

- One of the backbones of ISIS' capability for cellular proliferation in its hotbeds Syria and Iraq is its manpower. At the same time, the easiest argument about its stable stay in its geography is based on the fact of its enjoying social reception among the people of the cities it is holding. Meanwhile, the international forces that join the terrorist group in Syria and Iraq with the aim of contribution to establishment of the Islamic caliphate ...

Rebel attack kills 3 people in Central Africa

 At least three people were killed in an attack by militia in the troubled Bambari region of the Central African Republic, informed sources said ...

ISIS beheads 23 Iraqi youths in Mosul

- Iraqi army officer said on Monday that ISIS beheaded 23 Iraqi youths, charging them of collaborating with Iraqi ...

Afghanistan explosion: ISIS admits attack on Hazara Shia protest in Kabul; 80 killed, 230 wounded

So-called Islamic State has said it was behind an attack on a protest march in the Afghan capital, Kabul, that killed 80 people and wounded 230. AhlulBayt News Agency - So-called Islamic State has said it was behind an attack on a protest march in the Afghan capital, Kabul, that killed 80 people and wounded 230.The IS-linked Amaq news agency said two fighters "detonated explosive belts at a gathering of Shia" in Kabul.The attack in Deh Mazang ...

Powerful explosion hit Shiite district of Diyala, eastern Iraq; 18 martyred

- At least 18 people have lost their lives and 23 others sustained injuries in a powerful explosion in a town in Iraq’s eastern province of Diyala near the border with Iran.Security sources, speaking on condition of anonymity, said the bomb attack took place in the Shiite town of al-Khalis, located roughly 15 kilometers (9 miles) northwest of the provincial capital city of Baqubah, on Monday morning.The head of the Provincial Council, Omar ...

Time to put fear aside, decry Islamophobia in US: American scholar

American Muslims have been “terrified” of taking part in protests since the 9/11 attacks, says an American scholar. Kevin Barrett, a founding member of the Scientific Panel for the Investigation of 9/11, hailed a rally against Islamophobia at a mall in downtown Washington, DC, during an interview with Press TV on Sunday, stating that Muslims should be “proactive” in the US community. “Muslims need to stop being ...

Bahrain Uprising Shakes the foundation of Al Khalifah Regime

Developing the popular uprising in Bahrain will shake the very foundation of Al Khalifah regime," Ayatollah Faqihi said. Addressing the recent events in Bahrain, Ayatollah Mohsen Faqihi said, "The current situation in Bahrain has led the Al Khalifah regime to crackdown its Shia majority and to suppress them in an inhumane way," he said in an interview with Hawzah News Agency. "Bahraini Regime must stop confronting eminent religious scholars ...

Press Statement: We Demand the Release of Sheikh Zakzaky for Proper Medication

This week, close relations of Sheikh Ibrahim Yaqoub Zakzaky visited him where the Department of State Services (DSS) claimed he was being held in "protective custody" since the 14th day of December 2016. From the report of the close relations, the health of our leader has deteriorated further. His left eye is in dire need of specialized medical attention. The Doctor assigned to the Sheikh has reportedly given up on getting it back to its normal ...

Sheikh Isa Qassim can boost national reconciliation in Bahrain: Senior Cleric

Sheikh Isa Qassim can play a constructive role in national reconciliation inside Bahrain, senior Iranian cleric Ayatollah Mehdi Hadavi Tehrani said.  The cleric urged the Bahrain government to use Sheikh Isa Qassim popularity as a tool to boost national unity in the Persian Gulf country. If Bahrain crisis is not managed well, it will become the epicenter of longstanding crisis in the region, he added. Hadavi criticized stripping nationality ...

Hezbollah offers deep condolences to recent Afghan martyrs' families; World silence cheer these crimes

Hezbollah firmly denounced on Sunday ISIL heinous crime which led to the martyrdom of scores of innocent civilians and injured hundreds of others.In a statement, Hezbollah said that "this substantive crime is a continuation of the diabolical cycle of murder and criminality which indiscriminately hits everywhere and aims at retaliating, shedding the innocent blood, tarnishing the image of Islam and the Muslims, splitting the Umma, and serving the ...

Ayatollah Makarem Shirazi: Seminary students be cognizant of Islamic principles

Top cleric hailed attempts made by the religious seminary clerics and students in introducing the real Islam to the World. Ayatollah Naser Makarem Shirazi urged religious instructors, thinkers and seminary students to take the cognizance of Islamic principles and teachings in their own daily lives.He beckoned to the elevated role of clerics in solving various setbacks stressing all resourceful seminary thinkers and students can find ways for ...

Can the Muslim man and woman be guardians for a disbelieving child? The Grand Ayatollah Makarem’s answer

The Grand Ayatollah Makarem Shirazi answered a question about the guardianship of disbelieving (Kafir) child by Muslims.

Question: Can the Muslim man and woman be guardians for a disbelieving child who is Najes (impure)?

The Grand Ayatollah Makarem: If the guardianship and education of the child are given to them, in Taharat (cleanliness) that child follows them.

 

Ayatollah Sobhani: Illegitimate boy-girl relationships, decrease interest in marriage

Increasing illegitimate relationships between young boys and girls cause distress in society; moreover, such relationships harm the women and girls emotionally. In a message to the closing ceremony for 'Hijab and Chastity Conference' held in City of Mashhad, Ayatollah Sobhani pointing at the fact that Women's creation and chastity are interwoven, added," At the time when Angel Gabriel (PBUH) spoke to Holy Mary (PBUH), he said to her, " he said, ...

Religious sciences’ summer educational courses underway at Imam Hussein shrine

A series of summer educational courses have been held for students of different levels at the holy shrine of Imam Hussein (A) in Karbala, Iraq. According to the Astan (custodianship) of the holy shrine, “Imam Mahdi (may God hasten his glad advent); the Guide to the Right Path” is the motto of the courses, supervised by Sheikh Ahmad Safi, director of Imam Hussain (A) School. Islamic jurisprudence, Islamic beliefs, Nabawi Seerah and ...