A brief text on the significance of fasting in the month of Ramadan.
O, Believers! Fast is prescribed for you as it was for those before you so that you may ward off evil. (Fast) a certain number of days…(Holy Qur’an: Chapter 2, Verses 182-183) Read More
by Sister Diana Beatty
(This article contains the reversion story of Sister Diana Beatty, who was born into a Christian family and
discovered Shi’a Islam while in college in Colorado.)
In the Name of Allah, Most Compassionate, Most Merciful
I was raised in a moderately Christian home in Colorado. Religion was never much of an issue in my
house. My father was raised as a Mormon, and my mother was a Protestant. I can remember my parents
dropping my brother off at Sunday School, but instead of going to church while we were in religious
classes, they would go home.
Babulilm Shia Islamic Academy
The birth of Ali ibn Abi Talib (Part TWO)— 30 minutes read. Now that you are here grab a cup of tea and read remaining…Please do leave your comments.
The First Imam, ‘Ali (as) Ibn Abu Talib
It was Friday 13th of Rajab 30 Amulfeel Hazrat Fatima binte Asad, the wife of Hazrat Abu Talib entered the precincts Read More
The birth of Ali ibn Abi Talib (Part one)—9 minutes read
Ali was born on the 13th of Rajab of the 30th year of the Elephant (A.D. 600). His cousin, Muhammad, was now 30 years old. Ali‘s parents were Abu Talib ibn Abdul Muttalib, and Fatima, the daughter of Asad, both of the clan of Hashim. Read More
The first lesson to be learned by all students is about the importance of the Holy Qur’an. The Qur’an is the Book of Allah subhaanahu wa ta‘aalaa. Every word in the Qur’an has come from Allah. That is why we say that it is a Holy Book. Read More
In a world ruled by material needs here comes this book to remind us about the true principles of Islam, how they should be observed and how they affect our lives. The author does this using as an example the life of our Prophet (S) and the life of Imam Ali (as).