Quran & Etrat

The role of statesman in society

SHAFAQNA - Imam Ali (AS) said: The statesman is like a large river which small rivers flow from it;...

The day when every person will be resurrected with...

SHAFAQNA - It is narrated from Imam Reza (AS) who said: If a human being likes a stone and...

Confessing to uniqueness of God by respecting others

SHAFAQNA - Prophet Ibrahim (AS) liked guests a lot, and he always used to eat with his guests. There...

Book on Life of Prominent Qaris to Be Unveiled...

SHAFAQNA- A book featuring the life and achievements of 31 renowned Qaris of the Muslim world will be unveiled in...

Charity will add to wealth

SHAFAQNA - In Ayah 18 of Surah Al-Hadid, Allah (SWT) said: “indeed for those men and women who give...

A Great Lesson to Reflect Upon: Commentary of the...

Commentary of the Quran (Chapter 2:89-90) By: Mohammad Sobhanie A Great Lesson to Reflect Upon بِسْمِ اللَّـهِ الرَّحْمَـٰنِ الرَّحِيمِ وَلَمَّا جَاءَهُمْ كِتَابٌ مِّنْ...

The citizenship rights for non-Muslims living under Islamic rule

SHAFAQNA - At the time of Imam Ali (AS) a blind man was begging. Imam Ali (AS) asked him...

Imam Hasan (as), a brief look into his Life

SHAFAQNA- (This is) an account of the Imam after the Commander of the faithful, peace be on him, the date...

Instructions of the Prophet of Islam (PBUH) to officials...

SHAFAQNA - The Prophet of Islam (PBUH) appointed Moaz ibn Jabal as the governor of Yemen and in his...

How do corrupt people dominate societies?

SHAFAQNA - In his will, Imam Ali (AS) mentioned: For God's sake, for God's sake, about fighting in the...

Miracles of Quran

SHAFAQNA- The function of mountains The Quran draws attention to a very important geological function of mountains. “We placed firmly embedded mountains...

Visually-Impaired Man Teaching Quran for 25 Years

SHAFAQNA- He has been teaching the Quran to the visually-impaired using braille copies of the Holy Book for 25 years,...

The connection between religion and position

SHAFAQNA - It is narrated from Imam Ali (AS) who said: The person who utilizes his position and power...

The most compassionate advocate of Islamic unity

SHAFAQNA - Imam Ali (AS) wrote to Abu Mosa Ash’ari: Know that in the Islamic Ummah, there is no...

One important factor for survival of the Islamic nation

SHAFAQNA - It is narrated from Imam Baqer (AS) who said: The survival of Islam and Muslims is that...

There is no discrimination in Islam whatsoever

SHAFAQNA - Two poor women came to Imam Ali (AS) and asked to be helped. Imam Ali (AS) said:...

Best of characteristics according to Imam Askari (AS)

SHAFAQNA - It is narrated from Imam Hassan Askari (AS) who said: There are two characteristics which nothing is...

The generosity of Imam Hassan Askari (AS)

SHAFAQNA - It is narrated form Abu Hashim who said: I was in a very bad financial situation and...

Birthday Anniversary of Imam Hasan al-Askari(A.S.): The Reviver of...

SHAFAQNA- Imam Hasan al-Askari(A.S.) the eleventh infallible and holy Imam of the Shi'ites in the world was born in the...

The way prophets thanked God

SHAFAQNA - It is narrated in the Divine Narration that Allah (SWT) revealed to Prophet Dawood (AS): O’ Dawood,...

New York’s Mosque Darul Quran Offers Daily Evening Quran...

SHAFAQNA- Masjid Darul Quran is located in Bayshore on the south shore of the Long Island in Suffolk, New York...

Beware of your thoughts and intentions

SHAFAQNA - In Ayah 284 of Surah Al-Baqarah, Allah (SWT) said: “Whatever is in your minds/hearts, or whatever you...

Cherry-Picking” the Divine Book: Commentary of the Quran (Chapter...

Commentary of the Quran (Chapter 2:85-86) By: Mohammad Sobhanie “Cherry-Picking” the Divine Book بِسْمِ اللَّـهِ الرَّحْمَـٰنِ الرَّحِيمِ وَإِذْ أَخَذْنَا مِيثَاقَكُمْ لَا تَسْفِكُونَ دِمَاءَكُمْ...

Quran Competition Held in Japan

SHAFAQNA- Titled ‘All Japan Quran Competition’, it was the 17th edition of the annual contest, held at the Arabic-Islamic Institute...

Minnesota Students Sweep Nat’l Quran Competition in US

SHAFAQNA- When it comes to memorizing Islam’s Holy Book, Ahmed Mohamed, 15, of Minneapolis, Minnesota, proved himself to be one...

Six practical recommendations of Imam Sadeq (AS) to Muslims

SHAFAQNA - It is narrated from Imam Sadeq (AS) who said to one of his close companions: I recommend...

Int’l Quran Contest for Visually-Impaired: Members of Policy-Making Council...

SHAFAQNA- Members of the policy-making council of the second international Quran competition for the visually-impaired were selected. They have been appointed...

Ukrainians Compete in Memorization of Quran

SHAFAQNA- The World Association of Quran Memorization organized the contest in cooperation with a Ukrainian Muslim institute. 55 Quran memorizers competed...

The effects of genuine repentance according to the holy...

SHAFAQNA - Some of the important effects of genuine repenting according to the holy Quran are outlined below. 1. The...

Sheikh Mustafa Ismail, One of Greatest Egyptian Qaris Ever

SHAFAQNA- Yesterday, December 26, was the 38th anniversary of his demise. He was born on June 17, 1905 in Mitghazal Village...

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