Shia Studies

How to grow and develop, according to Imam Ali...

SHAFAQNA- Translated by: Manal Samhat By His Eminence, the Religious Authority, Sayyed Muhammad Hussein Fadlullah (ra) Imam Ali (a.s.) has talked a...

What did Imam al-Ridha (a.s.) do when Eating?

SHAFAQNA – Imam al-Ridha (a.s.), whenever he attended a meal and wanted to eat, he asked others to place...

Our Opportunity to Obey the Prophet & Imam Ali

SHAFAQNA- we see that people get the opportunity to obey the present Imam even if he misses the time of...

The Prophet’s Love for Hasan and Husain

SHAFAQNA- The prophet’s grandsons, Hasan and Husain (may Allah be pleased with them both) were dearly loved by him. Imam...

AhleBait (as) are Noor (light)

SHAFAQNA-Allah (swt) says in Sura Al Asr: (1) وَالْعَصْرِ (2)  إِنَّ الْإِنْسَانَ لَفِي خُسْرٍ (3)  إِلَّا الَّذِينَ آمَنُوا وَعَمِلُوا الصَّالِحَاتِ وَتَوَاصَوْا بِالْحَقِّ...

The Second Imam, al-Hasan (as)

SHAFAQNA - Born in Madina 15th Ramadan 3rd year of Hijri. Elder son of ‘Ali and Fatima, grandson of...

The Fourth Infallible The Second Imam Al-Hasan Ibn Ali...

SHAFAQNA- Name: al-Hasan. Title: al-Mujtaba. Agnomen: Abu Muhammad. Father's name: Ali Amir al-Mu'minin. Mother's name: Fatimah (daughter of the Holy Prophet). Birth: In Medina on...

Ahlul Bayt Not A Tribal Concept

SHAFAQNA- Adopted from the Book : "Shi'ism; Imamate and Wilayat" by : "Sayyid Muhammad Rizvi" What I have stated above is...

Sermon of Lady Zaynab in the court of Yazid

SHAFAQNA- Now we propose to study the sermon of lady Zaynab which she delivered in the court of Yazid and...

Shia Islam: Shīʿa contributions to Islamic civilization / 33...

Shafqna: Shīʿa Islam: History and Doctrines / Ayatullāh Jaʿfar Subḥānī Shīʿa contributions to Islamic civilization The history of human civilization is such...

Pilgrimage to Karbala: Commemorating a Past Sacrifice and Preparing...

SHAFAQNA- Certain names bear a significance that far transcends the particular persons, places, or objects they denote. A prime example...

Allama Hilli – Part II

SHAFAQNA- Allama Hilli was among the foremost scholars to acquaint the people of Iran with Shi’ism. With his witty first...

Allama Hilli – Part I

SHAFAQNA- The king stared in utter shock, while the courtiers attempted to stifle their laughter. The man from the South...

Book; The Occultation of the Twelfth Imam (A Historical...

SHAFAQNA- Download the book here The Occultation of the Twelfth Imam (A Historical Background) AUTHOR(S): Jassim M. Hussain PUBLISHER(S): Muhammadi Trust of Great Britain and...
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The reformist message of Hussain – Sayed Fadhil Milani

SHAFAQNA - Weekly Friday sermon by Ayatollah Dr Sayed Fadhil Milani from al khoei Islamic centre in London, UK.

Who were the killers of Imam Husayn(a.s)?

SHAFAQNA- Source: Understanding Karbala, By: Allamah Sayyid Saeed Akhtar Rizvi Time and again objection is issued by the ignorant that killers...

Dialogue between Abdullah b. al-Abbas and Umar b. al-Khattab

SHAFAQNA - Abdullah b. al-Abbas (who is from the tribe of Bani Hashim and was the first cousin of Ali...

A Critical Analysis of Early Caliphate in Islam ...

SHAFAQNA - Somewhere along the line of Muslim history, a misconception arose that the caliphate was first instituted by shura...

A Critical Analysis of Early Caliphate in Islam –...

SHAFAQNA - After securing the caliphate, the Quraysh group turned its attention to seizing authority of the various regions. Thus,...

Events after the Death of Rasool Allah(S.A.W.W) till Karbala

SHAFAQNA - The Majority Of The Muslims Went Against The Ahādīth Relevant To Imāmate We have already explained the evidences proving...

The first Majlis of Imam Husain (A.S.) after Ashura

SHAFAQNA- After the martyrdom, the first Majlis of Imam Husain (A.S.) was recited in the market-place of Kufa by a...

The Household of Imam Husayn (A.S.) in Kufah

SHAFAQNA- By: Shaikh Muhammad Hadi al-Yusufi al-Gharawi ‘Umar bin Sa‘d remained that day and the next day.1 He ordered the...

Every day is Ashura and every land is Karbala

SHAFAQNA- By: Al-Tijani Al-Samawi If people would understand this meaning and observe it in every land they stay in and every...

Imam al-Husayn (A.S.), the reviver and the savior of...

SHAFAQNA- By: Baqir Shareef al-Qurashi Imam al-Husayn (a.s.) was the reviver of Islam and the savior of the nation after it...

Imam Husain’s (A.S.) Words with Ali Akbar (A.S.)

SHAFAQNA- Uqbah bin Sam'an says, that we went along with the Imam Husain (A.S.) on the way to Kufa and...

Imam Husain’s Discourse with Qasim ibn Hasan(A.S.)

SHAFAQNA- After Imam Hussayn (A.S.) delivered his sermon on the eve of Ashura, Then Qasim bin Hasan (A.S.) asked, "Am...

Loyalty and Repudiation on the Day of Ashura

SHAFAQNA- By: Ayatullah Shaykh Muhammad Mahdi al-Asifi, Najaf, Iraq Conflict of Loyalty The fight for people’s loyalty is not a new thing...
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PROSTRATION ON EARTH

SHAFAQNA - Shia Muslims are accused of worshipping stones and praying to the graves of the Ahlulbayt. This documentary looks...

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How to grow and develop, according to...

SHAFAQNA- Translated by: Manal Samhat By...