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Yemen celebrates Eid al-Ghadeer - Tradition returns to Yemen

SHAFAQNA - On the occasion of the anniversary of Imam Ali, peace be upon him, an official and popular presence was held in the governorate of Taiz in the province of Taiz. It was represented by the supervisory council of Ansar Allah, a number…

Eid al-Ghadeer is the greatest and most important Eid to Allah

SHAFAQNA - All Muslims in the east and the west of the earth celebrate two eids; the first is the Eid al-Fitr after the end of Ramadan, and the second is Eid al-Adhha immediately after performing the hajj. Muslims, since the beginning until…

Ghadir Khumm and the Orientalists

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SHAFAQNA- 1. Introduction[31] The 18th of Dhu 'l-Hijja is celebrated in the Shi'a world as the 'idd of Ghadir Khumm in which Prophet Muhammad (s.a.w.) said about Imam 'Ali: "Whomsoever's master (mawla) I am, this 'Ali is also his master." This…

European Quran Competition Slated for Eid al-Ghadir

SHAFAQNA - The first edition of the Quran competition of Europe will be held in the Swedish capital of Stockholm on the occasion of Eid al-Ghadir. The Imam Ali (AS) Islamic Center of Stockholm will host the event on September 8-10. The…

Iranian Muslims commemorate Eid al-Ghadeer

SHAFAQNA - The auspicious occasion is annually marked with various ceremonies and rituals in different cities on the 18th of Dhu al-Hijjah on the Islamic calendar. On March 10, 632 CE, in the tenth year of Hijra, Prophet Mohammad (PBUH)…

An ethical discourse on the occasion of Eid al-Ghadir

SHAFAQNA - We are today celebrating the commemoration of the glorious event of Eid al-Ghadir. May Allah (SwT) make this a great day of celebration for all of the Shia, and grant us all the ability to follow in this school of thought which aims…

The events of Al Ghadeer

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SHAFAQNA - It was in 10 A.H. and the time for Hajj. The Hijazi deserts witnessed large crowds of Muslims who unitedly chanted the same slogans and proceeded towards the same holy end. That year the sight of tie Hajj pilgrimage was much more…

Eid Al Ghadeer - Islamic Center of England event

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SHAFAQNA - Eid al-Ghadeer is a festival celebrated by Shia Muslim. This festive day is celebrated on the 18th day of the Zil-Hajj month according to the Islamic calendar. This festival is celebrated to mark the appointment of Imam Ali ibn Abi…