Featured

Photos: The Late Allamah Amini’s Trip to India

SHAFAQNA - 28 Rabi al-Thani is the anniversary of Allamah Sheikh Abdul Hossein Amini's decease, the Shia scholar, traditionist,...

Abbas: Palestinians to ‘slap back’ for Trump Beit-ul-Moqaddas move

SHAFAQNA- The Palestinian president railed at US President Donald Trump in a fiery, two-hour-long speech on Sunday, saying "shame on...

Erdogan: We will nip US-backed ‘terror army’ at Syria/Turkey...

SHAFAQNA- Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has warned the United States over its support for the creation of a 30,000-strong...

Israeli Torture of Palestinian Children

SHAFAQNA - This weekend Inminds, a British based human rights group, held a vigil in London to demand freedom for...

Muslim lifestyle economy

SHAFAQNA - With the worldwide Muslim consumer lifestyle market and halal economy set to reach $3.7 trillion by 2019, there’s...

Attendance of 380 foreign figures at Imam Reza shrine...

SHAFAQNA - In the first nine months of the current Iranian calendar, with the coordination and accompaniment of the enforcement...

The Purpose of Marriage

SHAFAQNA - Marriage is a natural necessity for every human being. It bears many good outcomes of which the most...

Salat Al-Jama’ah (Congregational Prayers)

SHAFAQNA-The Holy Prophet of Islam (saw) said: " The rows of my followers in the congregational (Jama'at) prayer on...

Islam and Democracy: An Obscure Relationship

SHAFAQNA - Introduction Democracy is determined by many different elements: culture, wealth, equalities, education, and some will say, religion. Religion as...

Muslim girl suffers vicious attack in Canada

SHAFAQNA - Toronto police are investigating an attack on an 11-year-old girl whose hijab headcovering was repeatedly cut on her...

When God Knocked At My Heart!

SHAFAQNA- I was born in Brazil in a place called Petronilla.   I didn’t understand why did people follow religion, because religion...

Mohamed Among Top Baby Names in U.S. City

SHAFAQNA- The St. Cloud Hospital in Minnesota’s announcement that ‘Mohamed’ came third in the city’s most popular baby names list...

Imam Hussein Shrine opens contemporary theater in Kerbela

SHAFAQNA- The Cultural House in the holy city of Kerbela has witnessed a play titled “Sejeem” in the remembrance of...

Islam and War: Sayyid Sistani on the Ethics of...

SHAFAQNA - In this interview, Sayyid Sulayman Ali Hassan Abidi discusses some of the main issues addressed in Sayyid Ali...

Response of Muslim Scholars to Modern Science

SHAFAQNA - There were four kinds of reactions in the Islamic world to modern science: (1) Some Muslim scholars rejected modern...

Myanmar Military Admits Part in Killings of Muslims Found...

SHAFAQNA - Soldiers in Myanmar’s military and villagers were behind the killing of 10 Rohingya Muslims whose bodies were...

Knowing Allah, His Greatness and His Grace

SHAFAQNA- The Holy Prophet said: "O' people! Verily, there is no prophet after me, nor any Ummah after you...

How ISIS Led Me to Study Islam and Realize...

SHAFAQNA- It has always been my dream to do a Master’s degree ever since I finished university. As with many...

The Expressly Stated Virtues of ‘Ali (as) and All...

SHAFAQNA - Quoting the Holy Prophet (S) Sunni and Shi'ah 'ulama' have related many ahadith on the virtues of 'Ali...

Beliefs

SHAFAQNA - If we use our commonsense and conscience, we realize that this world of existence with its wonderful order...

Greece makes shariah law optional for Muslims in family...

SHAFAQNA - The Greek Parliament yesterday made the practice of Islamic shariah law in family disputes optional for the country's...

Can a Non-Muslim Woman Wear a Hijab?

SHAFAQNA- By Liza FeatherstoneTwitter Dear Liza, 
 I’m a US woman of Scandinavian heritage who finds hijab beautiful. I love how they cover...

The Spread of Islam, From its beginning to the...

SHAFAQNA- The Spread of Islam, From its beginning to the 14th Century Sh. Mansour Leghaei ******** The present text presents in a short...

The Prophet’s Marriage

SHAFAQNA - The Messenger of Allah (S) married Lady Khadija at the age of twenty-five, while Khadija herself was...

The Law of Inheritance

SHAFAQNA - A fact which has been proven since old ages is that children's inheritance of their parents’ characteristics, and...

US: Muslims to become second-largest religious group

SHAFAQNA - Muslims are expected to become the second-largest religious group in the United States after Christians by 2040, according to...

Vice Chairman of Pakistan Shiite Ulema Council passes away

SHAFAQNA - Hujjat al-Islam Seyed Abdoljalil Naqvi, a renowned Shia leader and son-in-law of Allama Seyed Sajid Ali Naqvi, Member of...

Islamic center of Boston shelters homeless in winter

SHAFAQNA - The Islamic center of Boston, Wayland, Massachusetts has opened its doors to welcome homeless people suffering cold weather...

FEATURED

Last News

SHIA STUDIES

The Impact of Modern Science on Islamic...

SHAFAQNA - When we compare...

Transcendental Events

The Ethos Of Prophet Sheth