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Readying for the month of Ramadan

Mihrab Platform Readying for the month of Ramadan The main axes of the subject: 1- The month is the month of Allah (The Exalted) 2- Standard manners when receiving the noble month Purpose: We will explain the level of the significance of the tasks that the obligated person carries out ...

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Lessons from the Nahjul Balagah

Lesson One Prophethood (nubuwwah) Questions and Answers Lesson one Prophethood (nubuwwah) Prophethood is among the subjects which have been dealt with in the Nahj-ul-Balagha and a discussion about which can help us understand one of the basic principles of Islam. In fact, it is not only a subject which can ...

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A Study in the Philosophy of Islamic Rites

A Study in the Philosophy of Islamic Rites دراسة في فلسفة الشعائر الإسلامية Short article A Study in the Philosophy of Islamic Rites Ayatullah Muhammad Baqir al-Sadr Translated by Yasin T. Al-Jibouri Rites enjoy an important role in Islam. Their injunctions represent an important part of jurisprudence and a worshipping ...

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Light Within Me

An Introduction to Irfan Shaheed Murtada Mutahhari This short introduction to irfan is a part of the author’s book Ashnai ba ulum e Islami (An Introduction to the Islamic Sciences) written in seven parts, 1) logic, 2) philosophy, 3) kalam, 4) irfan, 5) fiqh, 6) usul al fiqh, 7) hikmat ...

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Our Philosophy – Ayatullah Muhammad Baqir as-Sadr

Our Philosophy by  Ayatullah Muhammad Baqir as-Sadr Translation, Introduction and Notes by Shams C. Inati Published by: Muhammadi Trust of Great Britain and Northern Ireland  Reproduced with permission by the Ahlul Bayt Digital Islamic Library Project team The Nature of This Work Our Philosophy is a collection of our basic ...

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The good exhortation, seizing opportunities

Year Eighteen Issue No. 941 – 04/Rajab/1432 AH Corresponding to June 06, 2011 AD Contents: * Mihrab Platform: The good exhortation, seizing opportunities involving Imam al Hadi and al Mutawakkil Mihrab Platform The good exhortation, seizing opportunities involving Imam al Hadi and al Mutawakkil The main axes of the subject: ...

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Quran from the Point of View of Non-Muslims

Quran is a book which guides human beings in several dimensions of life and nobody can deny its several special characteristics and everybody may use it according to his capacity, here we want to talk about different viewpoints of non-Muslim scholars about Quran which show that the divine trainings of ...

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Has the Qur’an been altered?

The popular and well-known opinion amongst the Shiite and Sunnite scholars is that no alteration has taken place in the Qur’an, and the Qur”an that is in our hands today is the very same Qur’an that had been revealed to the Holy Prophet (peace be upon him and his holy ...

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The Great Challenge

The Great Challenge to Produce One Chapter like the Chapters of the Holy Quran God has said in the Quran: And if you are in doubt about what We have revealed (the Quran) to Our worshiper (Muhammad ), then produce a chapter like it, and call your witnesses (supporters and ...

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The Relationship between the Qur’an and Modern Science

Modern scientific theory today finds itself quite close to the Qur’an. There are at least two reasons behind this observation. The first is the lack of inconsistencies between the Qur’an and observable natural phenomena. Science has not been able to produce theories or experiments that fundamentally contradict the Qur’an. Had ...

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