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God’s “Hand” is His Might

SHAFAQNA- There are other verses the superficial meaning of which gives the impression that God has limbs just as humans...

A few sayings of Imam Hassan

SHAFAQNA - When asked what piety is, Imam Hassan (A) replied, "yearning for virtue and not longing for this world." When asked what generosity is, Imam...

Apostasy is Equal to Treason

SHAFAQNA- Why does Islam not allow apostasy? Apostasy or irtidād in Islam is equal to treason. The Western world limits treason...

Importance of Marriage in Islam

SHAFAQNA-The Holy Quran says, And marry those among you who are single and those who are fit among your male slaves and...

Responsibilities of Husband and Rights of Wife

SHAFAQNA- Almighty Allah ordered the believers to "Consort with women in an honorable manner" (4:19) and He said: "And of His...

Belief in the Resurrection will change thought, method, morality,...

SHAFAQNA- Professor Ansarian said: the high position is resulted from the fact that one has purified himself of any thoughts...

Types of Hadith – [From Durus Tamhidiyah fi al-Qawaid...

SHAFAQNA- This post is a paraphrased (incomplete) translation, with my personal comments and notes, of the chapter regarding the Types...

A Liar, Not Different From A Dead Body

SHAFAQNA- In some sayings, they have considered liars as dead people. They say, “A liar is like a dead person....

Supplication (Dua) Guidance from the Quran and the Imams

SHAFAQNA- Supplication (Dua) is an important part of Muslims faith and beliefs. It is a higher form of worship that Allah...

Life of the Next World

SHAFAQNA- The principle of belief in the eternal life of the next world is one of the important points of...

Javed Ghamidi’s Not So Hidden ISIS and Al-Qaeda Theology...

    Javed Ghamidi, a famous Pakistani Muslim speaker, is currently going on a speaking tour across U.S Islamic centers under...

Investing for the Hereafter

SHAFAQNA- Zubaydah was the wife of Haroon al-Rasheed, the Abbasid Caliph and also a secret follower of Imam Musa ibn...

Ta’qibat al-Salat – Rituals Succeeding the Ritual Prayers

SHAFAQNA- AUTHORS(S): Afzal Sumar Ta’qibat al-Salat - Rituals Succeeding the Ritual Prayers Afzal Sumar Following a question from a gentleman about the sequence of...

What the World Means?

SHAFAQNA- Source: Ain-al-Hayat, By: Allama Muhammad Baqir Majlisi Any person with average intelligence knows that this transient world is not worth...

Diseases of the Soul: Envy (Hasad)

SHAFAQNA- A short article that discusses the sin of envy (hasad), its causes and effects, and presents a cure for...

Types Of Certainty

SHAFAQNA- Certainty has degrees. These degrees are referred to in the Qur’an as "certain knowledge”, to see with the “eye...

Islamic ‘Hijab’ For Men

SHAFAQNA- Compiled and Translated by Saleem Bhimji Along with the topic of Hijab for women, there is also another discussion which...
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RELATION BETWEEN OUR PERSONALITY AND GOD CONSCIOUSNESS

SHAFAQNA-RELATION BETWEEN OUR PERSONALITY AND GOD CONSCIOUSNESS

The prophets (a.s.) and the knowledge of the unseen...

SHAFAQNA - The Humanness of the Prophet (p.): The Holy Quran stated that the Prophet (p.) has emphasized to his people...

The Tragedy of Karbala

SHAFAQNA- Compiled by: Syed Muhammad Bokreta Algiers, Algeria Truly speaking I have never found myself in such a difficult and dilemmatic stance...

Why did Imam Hussain Purchase the Lands of Karbala?

SHAFAQNA - On the third day of Muharram, Imam Hussein (A.S.) settled in the lands of Karbala and Umar...

The Land of Karbala

SHAFAQNA- In this short life I sought virtues and love, So I asked those who knew and those from above,...

An Ideal Society

SHAFAQNA- By: Ayatullah Murtadha Mutahhari To hope for the appearance and revolution of the Mahdi is an inspiring Islamic social idea....

The Respect for Woman in Islam

SHAFAQNA- In the Islamic society the woman has an honored position and, beside her legal and civil rights, enjoys special...

Why Did They Choose Islam As Their Religion?

SHAFAQNA- By discarding the fog of psychological perversion and propaganda, subversive disinformation, man can unbiassedly examine social theories like capitalism,...

Eid-Ul-Adha, Festival of Sacrifice

SHAFAQNA- Eid ul-Adha or Festival of Sacrifice is in commemoration of the sacrifices of Abraham and his family. All the...

Divine Revelation, Human Reason and Science

SHAFAQNA- by Ayatullah `Abdullah Jawadi Amuli  Knowledge and Action  Man is a thinking creature whose action is guided by his thought. It...

IMPORTANCE OF HAJJ AND UMRAH IN HADITH

SHAFAQNA- Someone asked Imam Baqir (A.S.): "Why Hajj has been named "The Hajj of God's House"? "Imam said: It means that the...

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