Imam Ali (AS) the possessor of divine knowledge

SHAFAQNA - The Prophet (PBUH) and Imam Ali (AS) were the possessos of divine knowledge. They received the divine knowledge direct from God and that is why whatever they say always dominate other sayings by other people. And for the same reason…

Levels of belief

SHAFAQNA - The Prophet of Islam (PBUH) was told: Prophet Jesus (AS) could walk on the water and the Prophet (PBUH) replied: If his level of belief was higher he could have walked in the air as well. This narration has been mentioned in “Mesbahul…

The recommendations of Imam Ali (AS) to his eldest son

SHAFAQNA - In some part of his will, Imam Ali (AS) recommended to his eldest son Imam Hassan (AS): O' my child, I recommend that you be pious and fear God, always be under God's command and keep alive your heart by remembering the Almighty and…

The unparalleled position of the Prophet of Islam (PBUH) according to Quran

SHAFAQNA -According to Ayahs 8, 9 and 10 of Surah Al-Najm: “Then he came closer and closer until his distance became (as close as) the length of two bows or even closer. Then God revealed to his servant the revelations.” Therefore, the prophet…

Appreciation

SHAFAQNA - Some people's ingratitude must not prevent you from doing good deeds because there are people who praise you without benefiting from you and this appreciation is more useful than ingratitude of those who do not appreciate your deeds…

A clear account for the hereafter

SHAFAQNA -A believer must keep a clear account of this world for the sake of hereafter and the eternal life. It is narrated from Imam Hadi (AS) who said: Imagine the time when you are leaving this world in front of you family, neither doctors…

The worst characteristics

SHAFAQNA - Imam Hadi (AS) said: Ignorance and lack of generosity are the worst characteristics and many people escape from this truth and do not have suitable behaviour towards their ignorance and deficiencies. That is why when they face calamities,…

The real meaning of wealth and poverty according to Imam Hadi (AS)

SHAFAQNA - It is narrated from Imam Hadi (AS) who said: The real wealth is that you reduce you desires and be satisfied with what is enough for you; poverty is when the soul is insatiable and in the state of severe hopelessness [1]. [1] Mizanul…

30th Quran and Etrat Students Festival to be held in Qom

SHAFAQNA -  The 30th edition of the national Quran and Etrat festival for university students will be organized in the holy city of Qom. This is according to Ali Asghar Shu’a’I, deputy of Quran and Etrat Office of the University of Quranic…

A little collection of quotes from Imam Al-Hadi (pbuh)

SHAFAQNA-Imam Ali Naqi Al-Hadi (A.S.), the tenth infallible descendant of holy Prophet Muhammad (PBUH), brightened the world with his appearance on Rajab 5. He inherited his knowledge, righteousness and piety from his forefathers. Imam (A.S.)…

Love of God is irreplaceable

SHAFAQNA - Allah (SWT) says in the holy Quran: Those who believe, love God more than anything else. In a divine narration, the Almighty says: I will never gather my love and love of the world in one heart. This means that each heart has capacity…

Believer’s independence

SHAFAQNA - It is narrated from Imam Jawad (AS) who said: Believer's wealth is his/her independence from people \[1]. \[1] Beharul Anwaar, Vol 75, page 109

Treasures of paradise

SHAFAQNA - Imam Ali (AS) said: Four ethical virtues are treasures of paradise and will take human being to prosperity in paradise, they are: Doing good deeds, hiding good deeds, be patient in calamities and hide difficulties (meaning, do not…

The supreme observer

SHAFAQNA - Imam Sadeq (AS) told Ishaq ibn Ammar: O’ Eshaq, fear God as if the Almighty can see you; then if you cannot see God, truly God can see you. If you doubt that God can see you, know that you have become a disbeliever and if you are…