Monthly Archives: November 2012

Who is Hussain? by Mohammed Ali Zaini

Who is Hussain to me? Hussain is Muhammed (s), and Muhammed (s) is Hussain, that is why Muhammed (s) said “Hussain is from me and I am from Hussain”. Hussain did not bring forward a new message; he simply preserved … Continue reading

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“What Karbala Teaches Me: We Must Challenge Our Modern Yazids” by Dawud Walid

What Karbala teaches me is that justice is a principle that transcends labels as injustice and oppression can come from within and from without. Virtually every prophet (Peace be upon them) mentioned in the Qur’an faced social rejection from the … Continue reading

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Lift the veil from your heart to see the heart of purity – by Hussain Makke

Reading up on a few news stories, I came across this article written by the BBC titled ‘Unveiled Syrian Facebook post stirs women’s rights debate’ about a woman who has taken her hijab off (not veil, as can be seen … Continue reading

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Practical Steps to Self-Reform for beyond Muharram‏ by Eisa Ali

These blessed nights are a fantastic opportunity for us to try to improve our characters in order to become worthy of the exalted title of a ‘Shia’ of Aal Mohammad! Try some of these Practical steps for a successful positive … Continue reading

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Malcolm X: A time for martyrs – by Hussain Makke

“Verily the most honoured of you in the sight of Allah is (he who is) the most righteous of you.” (49:13) ——————————————————————————————————— To widen ones scope or broaden ones view on current affairs, history is probably your best bet to … Continue reading

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