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Friday 22nd of September 2017
Family and Its System in Islam

ABWA's statement in condemnation of new round of Muslim genocide in Myanmar

The Ahlulbayt World Assembly has issued a statement in condemnation of the new round of Muslim genocide in Myanmar.The full text of the statement is as follows:In the Name of Allah, the Demolisher of TyrantsIn the deadly passivity of Western governments and their affiliated global institutions, a new round of attacks against Muslims has been launched in Rohingya in the Rakhine state of Myanmar.Theinnocent Muslim community of Myanmar have been ...

Ayatollah Makarem calls Islamic nations to probe Myanmar Muslims plight

Ayatollah Nasser Makarem Shirazi, top Shia jurisprudent, started his weekly teaching session in the Grand Mosque of Qom referring to the oppression of Rohingya Muslims by Myanmar government and urged for all-out support of the Muslim nations for the impoverished nation. He expressed regret over the daily instances of crimes committed against Myanmar Muslims and said the brutality of behaviors towards the minority has stirred the reaction of ...

Bahraini activist hospitalized with food poisoning

A Bahraini human rights group says the health condition of prominent Bahraini human rights advocate Ebtisam al-Saegh, who has repeatedly gone on hunger strike in protest at the torture and ill-treatment she has endured in prison, has deteriorated following a mass food poisoning.According to a Twitter account attributed to Nabeel Rajab, the chairman of the Bahrain Center for Human Rights, the pro-democracy campaigner had to be hospitalized after ...

Islamophobic attack targets mosque in Netherlands

The far-right ‘Identitair Verzet’ movement hanged anti-Islam banners at the roof of Tevhid mosque which is under construction in Venlo city. Speaking to Anadolu Agency, Ahmet Dursun, head of Tevhid Mosque, condemned the incident and said there were many far-right extremists in their neighborhood, but they were not expecting such an attack. “We’ve held talks with mayor and some other officials. They are supporting us," ...

Bahrain’s religious scholars hail victory of Lebanon’s resistance movement

Earlier this week, Hezbollah’s Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah declared August 28 as the date of Lebanon’s “second liberation” following the complete withdrawal of ISIS terrorists from Lebanese territory. In 2006, the Lebanese resistance movement also liberated the country form Israeli occupation. “From the wounded land of Bahrain and from the middle of the bloody Persian Gulf , we send a greeting of pride to the ...

Spanish Muslim woman beaten in Madrid for wearing hijab

he 38-year-old woman suffered injuries after a group of "two or three young men" she did not know attacked her in front of the Usera metro station in the south of the Spanish capital. Staff members at the metro called emergency services and the victim was taken to hospital with cuts and bruises and anxiety symptoms following the attack, El Pais newspaper reports. According to reports, police in Madrid are treating the incident as an ...

Countering terrorist groups duty upon all humans

"Human all have a telling role to play in countering extremism," stressed hia Source of Emulation Grand Ayatollah Lotfollah Safi-Golpaygani urging Muslims and non-Muslims to stand united against extremist groups. Making his remarks in religious course held in holy Qom Seminary, the religious cleric demanded Muslims not to bow out of their responsibilities of sorting out the current setbacks encouraging them to collaborate for solving the ...

Poland not to accept ME migrants

Poland is open for migration. And last year for instance we issued 1,267,000 visas for Ukrainians. Half of these visas were work permit... We are also open for migration not only from Ukraine but also from Belarus and other countries. We do not want to participate in the mandatory process of relocation of migrants coming from the Middle East and Africa. We do not want to implement the decision of the European Union taken in September of 2015," ...

Khaled Nabi apostle in era betw Jesus Christ, Prophet Mohammed (s)

(AhlulBayt News Agency) - Khaled Nabi was an Apostle who lived in the era between Jesus Christ (a) and Prophet Mohammed (s), and like Prophet Mohammed (s) he was a descendant of Prophet Ismail (a). Allah says in the Holy Quran, And indeed We have raised in every people a messenger (saying): “Serve Allah and avoid all false deities.” So among them is he who Allah has guided, and among them is he upon whom the straying was ...

Grand Ayatollah Makarem lauds good Quranic work in Iran

Speaking in a meeting with activists in the field of Quran interpretation, the senior cleric said the great scope of Quranic activities in the country disproves the claims by the enemies of Ahl-ul-Bayt (AS) that Shia Muslims pay little attention to the Book of God.Referring to a sermon from Nahj-ol-Balagha that says "One who has the Quran has everything and one who does not have the Quran has nothing,” Ayatollah Makarem Shirazi said there ...

The Prophets and Proof of Revelation and Prophecy

Many modern scholars who have investigated the problem of revelation and prophecy have tried to explain revelation, prophecy and questions connected with them by using the principles of social psychology. They say that the prophets of God were men of a pure nature and strong will who had great love for humanity. In order to enable mankind to advance spiritually and materially and in order to reform decadent societies, they devised laws and ...

Over 600,000 displaced Syrians returned home in 2017, majority to Aleppo: UN

Findings by the International Organization for Migration (IOM) and partners indicate that 84 per cent of the people returning had been displaced within Syria, and the rest returned from Turkey, Lebanon, Jordan and Iraq. Refugees returning from Turkey and Jordan reportedly returned mainly to Aleppo and Al Hasakeh Governorates.An estimated 27 per cent of the returnees stated that they did so to protect their assets or properties and 25 per cent ...

Riyadh to offer desirable services to Iranian Hajj pilgrims

Saudi Arabian deputy Hajj Minister Abdolrahman Bijavi in a meeting on Sunday with Iran’s consular delegation in Medina, reaffirmed his country’s adherence to offering suitable services to the ‘Guests of the Compassionate’.He further said, 'My colleagues and I are ready round the clock to hear views of Hajj headquarters and solve pilgrims’ possible problems.'During the meeting, both sides were unanimous about ...

Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah: Israel not able to wage new war on Lebanon

Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah made the remarks in a speech on the anniversary of Israel's defeat in the 33-day military onslaught against Lebanon back in the summer of 2006. During his speech, Nasrallah noted that the main reason behind the victory of Hezbollah fighters in the war with Israel was their patience, steadfastness, valor and faith. Stressing the rise in Hezbollah’s power since the war in 2006, Nasrallah noted that the resistance ...

What is Revelation?

What is certain is that there have been relations between prophets and the Creator of the universe, that they have received the facts from the original source of creation, and that these relations have had to do with their purified selves and, fortified spirits.It is obvious that if these relations with the divine source were taken away from the prophets, they would have no such supreme position. All the honour and value of the prophets lie in ...

Is Revelation a Kind of Hysteria?

Some western writers who are no doubt prejudiced have been dubious about the descent of revelation upon our Holy Prophet 75 and have considered it a sort of disease called hysteria. Fortunately, this false accusation is so vain and baseless that it calls for no arguments to prove its falsehood. It is well-known that hysteria has certain moods and indispositions, none of which has been observed in the Holy Prophet of Islam. As John Davenport has ...

Another Testimony to Islam's Universality

In 6 A.H., the Holy Prophet of Islam dispatched several representatives to rulers and kings of different parts of the world, each with a letter in which he invited them to become Muslims and submit to God's faith. All these letters had the same purport, that is, the invitation to monotheism and Islamic fraternity.Since the Holy Prophet's mission was divine, in obedience to God's command, consistent with human nature, and meant to lead people to ...

Four Pakistani soldiers martyred in operation in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

The incident comes as Operation Khyber-4, launched under Operation Raddul Fasaad (RuF) by the Pakistan Army in the Rajgal Valley area of Khyber Agency, gains momentum.Incidents of terrorism in Pakistan have shown a drop over the three-year period from 2014-2017, the ISPR had announced earlier.Since the launch of Operation RuF, the army has launched 46 major operations in the country and over 9,000 IBOs.About 1,760 joint checkposts have been ...

Iran to begin arrangements for Arbaeen pilgrimage

The registration of visa applicants planning to visit Iraq for Arbaeen will begin by the end of the current Iranian month, which falls on August 22, Mohsen Nezafati, an official at Iran's Hajj and Pilgrimage Organization told Tasnim.He also noted that all Iranian pilgrims will have to submit an application through a designated website.If Iranian and Iraqi officials agree on all conditions, pilgrims will begin to obtain visas as early as ...

Families of Martyrs of Resistance Movement attend in Imam Reza Holy Shrine

About sixty members of the martyrs’ families of the Muslim world resistance, from Yemen, Iraq, Lebanon, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Nigeria, Syria, Bahrain and Iran were hosted by Astan Quds Razavi to visit the Holy Shrine.Families of martyrs Tavassoli, Kazemi, Sajadi and Khavari, from Afghanistan Fatemi brigade, martyr Nawroz Ali Darwish from Pakistan, martyr Suri from Bahrain, martyr Ali Khalil Alian also known as Abu Hussein Sajid from ...