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Video: The Greatness of Muhammad

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SHAFAQNA- The Greatness of Muhammad - Sayed Jaafar Al-Hakeem:   Read more from Shafaqna: Video : Celebration at The Muslim Convention: The Holy Prophet Mohammed (PBUH) 'The Muslim Convention' to be held in Manchester, UK

Muslims and Christians Celebrate Christmas Together

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SHAFAQNA | by Nasibeh Yazdani : It’s Christmas time, commemoration of the birth of Jesus Christ (PBUH) which is a major religious celebration for Christians around the world, but many people don't know Muslims also have a deep love and respect…

Video: Only one had ascended (Mohammed) - Ali Fadhil

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SHAFAQNA- Only one had ascended (Mohammed) - Ali Fadhil   Read more from Shafaqna: Photos: Suppression of the protests against settlements in Ramallah Video: Rain surprises pilgrims in Mecca Imam Reza's (A.S.) Prayer for…

Ayatollah Khamenei call on heads of the Islamic countries to follow the rule of Islam rather than the arrogant powers

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SHAFAQNA- Ayatollah Khamenei invited heads of the Islamic countries to follow the rule of Islam rather than the arrogant powers, saying the rule of the U.S. and the tyrannical system will not serve them. On the occasion of the birth anniversary…

Photos: Celebration of Prophet Muhammad's birth anniversary in England

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SHAFAQNA- Taghrib News: Celebration of Prophet Muhammad's birth anniversary in England. Read more from Shafaqna: Muslims around the world celebrate Prophet Muhammad’s birth anniversary The holy prophet (S.A) lifestyle according…

Video: Celebration of Prophet Muhammad's birth anniversary in Jerusalem

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SHAFAQNA- Palestaniains in Jerusalem mark Mawlid al-Nabawi, the birth anniversary of Prophet Muhammad.     Read more from Shafaqna: Muslims around the world celebrate Prophet Muhammad’s birth anniversary The…

The holy prophet (S.A) lifestyle according to Imam Husayn (A.S)

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SHAFAQNA- The Messenger of Allah (S.A) never sat down or stood up except with remembrance (of Allãh); he did not reserve any seat for himself; when he reached a group, he sat down where he had arrived, and he ordered (others) to do the same. In…

Video: Yemenis mark Prophet Muhammad’s birth anniversary despite Saudi war

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SHAFAQNA- Press Tv: People in Yemen have taken to the streets of the capital Sana’a and different cities of the country to celebrate the birth anniversary of Prophet Muhammad. During the event, people reaffirmed their unflinching support…

November 25th: Nabi Fest – Family Festival in Thornhill, Canada

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SHAFAQNA - Celebration of Prophet Muhammad’s (PBUH) birthday with fun carnival games, movies and more will be held in Thornhill, Ontario, Canada On Sunday, November 25th  , Rabi Al Awwal 17. Cooking Competition also will be held at the…

Death Anniversary of Prophet Muhammad in holy shrine of Imam Ali

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SHAFAQNA- Millions of pilgrims from inside and outside Iraq are gathering in the holy shrine of Imam Ali (PBUH) to mark Death Anniversary of Prophet Muhammad.     …

Video: What the world needs to know about Prophet Muhammad

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SHAFAQNA- What the world needs to know about Prophet Muhammad (saw) in 2 min.  

The history of ancient Islamic holiday becoming uniquely Caribbean

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SHAFAQNA- The Conversation: In order to admire the vibrant floats with beautifully bedecked models of mausoleums, a throng of Trinidadians line up along the streets of St. James and Cedros . Their destination is the waters of the Caribbean,…

Can Muslims Celebrate Halloween?

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SHAFAQNA- Salam Islam: While we are waiting for Christmas to come, it seems impossible to ignore Halloween in the meantime. It is full of fun and excitement which is why it is so popular among many people around the world. But, have you ever…

Paintings about Muharram in the World's Museums

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SHAFAQNA:  The current paintings from different museums, display the important month of Muharram, and also its 10th day known as "Ashura Day" which is remembered by Muslims (Shia) community, as the day on which Hussein Ibn Ali was martyred…

Dutch politician Wilders cancels anti-Islam cartoon contest

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SHAFAQNA- Far-right Dutch politician Geert Wilders canceled plans to hold Prophet Muhammad cartoon contest amid mass protests against it. According to The Muslim Post, in a written statement Thursday night, Wilders, an outspoken anti-Islam…

Photos: A Qur’an Stand belonging to 14th Century

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SHAFAQNA - Islamic Arts : This Qur'an stand was made by Hasan [ibn] Zain ibn Sulaiman al‑Isfahani for endowment to a madrasa, or theological college, in the year 1360.  The surface of  this stand has been covered by Three layers of…

The story of Madinah's Mosque of the Two Qiblas

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SHAFAQNA - My Salaam : The historical Islamic sites of Al-Madinah are frequented by visitors to the Saudi Arabian city because it reminds them the prophet’s teachings and the spreading of Islam to all parts of the world. Among Madinah’s…

This is Lahore: Hindu Temples and Islamic Mosques

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SHAFAQNA - MVSLIM | by Hassam Munir : The distant history of Lahore, now Pakistan’s second-largest city, is very obscure. Some say that it was founded by and named after Lava (or Loh), the son of Rama and Sita in the ancient Hindu epic…

Ten facts about Islam and Russia

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SHAFAQNA - My Salaam | by Tharik Hussain : There are a record-breaking seven Muslim-majority nations taking part in this year’s World Cup in Russia, meaning that millions of Muslim football fans have flooded the huge Eurasian country, turning…

Rise of violence against shia muslims in South Africa: some withdraw from the Cape Accord

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SHAFAQNA - In South Africa, Shia Muslims face violence by their religious identity. Earlier this month, the Cape Accord – a document meant to encourage peace and unity and eradicate extremism – was signed in Cape Town by several Islamic…

Denmark swings right on immigration and Muslims feel besieged

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SHAFAQNA - The Guardian  :  After a burqa ban, hardline rhetoric has entered the mainstream. In one coastal town, attitudes seem increasingly polarised  “It’s a lovely place,” says Jens Kramer, as he gazes across the harbour from…

A Religious and Political Journey

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SHAFAQNA-The sixth year of migration was terminating with all its bitter and sweet events when suddenly the Prophet dreamt a pleasant dream that the Muslims were performing ceremonies of Haj in Masjidul Haram. He related this dream to his companions…

The Advice the Prophet (S) gave to Abu Dharr

SHAFAQNA - The Advice the Prophet (S) gave to Abu Dharr From Makarim al Akhlaq: Chapter Twelve Section Five, Page 458 Compiled by Sheikh al Jaleel Radiyu al Deen Abu Nasr al Hasan bin al Fadl al Tabrasi, one among the great scholars of the…

Inviting The Rulers And Kings To Islam

SHAFAQNA - The Holy Prophet (S) settled in Madinah. Gradually, a great number of the Muslims of Makkah, who were under the torture by the unbelievers, relinquished their homes and belongings and migrated to Madinah. Ansar also kept their…

The Prophet's Marriage

SHAFAQNA - The Messenger of Allah (S) married Lady Khadija at the age of twenty-five, while Khadija herself was forty years old. Yet some historians allege that she was twenty-five, and still others claim that she was twenty-eight years old. It…

Debates of Prophet Muhammad (S) with scholars

SHAFAQNA - Imam Ja'far al-Sadiq (as) says that his father Imam Baqir (as) reported to him, and he was reported by Imam Ali Ibn al-Husain Zayn al-Abedin (as), who reported from his grandfather, Imam Ali (as) that once, in the city of Medina,…

Mohammed, a Prophet by birth

SHAFAQNA - Shia Muslims believe Mohammed is Prophet and Messenger of God like any other Muslim believes, but still there is great difference between this belief of Shia and other Muslims. Shia believe Prophet Mohammed was a Prophet even…