Category Archives: Community Blog

Etiquettes of Ziyarah by Zahra Kazmi

Recently, I was asked to provide some personal tips and advice to a few people preparing to embark on their first ziyarah to Iraq for Arbaeen. Alhamdolilah the feedback I received was very positive and I remember, it wasn’t so … Continue reading

Posted in Community Blog | Leave a comment

Procrastination and Education – By Zaineb Almuhtaram

In the name of Allah, the most Beneficent, most Merciful “Recite in the name of your Lord who created; [He] created the human being from blood clot. Read in the name of thy Lord who taught by the pen. [He] taught … Continue reading

Posted in Community Blog | Leave a comment

Keep on treading your path – by Haidar al-Haidari

People will always try to influence you with their own ideas and understandings of how things ‘really are’, how things ‘aught to be’ and – of course – how you ‘should be’ living your life. Not only through their words; … Continue reading

Posted in Community Blog | 2 Comments

The Love of the Ahlulbayt (AS) by Zahra Kazmi

Among all the beautiful blessings of Allah (swt), blessings which are countless rather beyond our imagination .one blessing for which we can never thank almighty. To be honest we don’t realize it the way it needs to be realized! And … Continue reading

Posted in Community Blog | Leave a comment

The Position of the Prayer in Islam by Syrag Khaledi

Prayer has a great standing, elevated above the other actions of worship; indeed, it has a great position in Islam, a pillar of the religion, without which the religion itself cannot be established,  Allah said, “Indeed prayer has been prescribed … Continue reading

Posted in Community Blog | 1 Comment

“The Mothers of the Martyrs” by Athar Ibrahim

~ Dedicated to the mother of Yousef Zayni, may Allah rest his soul and grant her patience, and to the most patient person I know, my mother.  I am the mother of Ali Al-Akbar.  The Prince of Bani Hashem, our … Continue reading

Posted in Community Blog | Leave a comment

Revolution in the Heart by Nouri Sardar

In every heart, Hussain has a revolution * * * I speak to you of a love greater than love He falls a dreamer’s falling star from above And he perches upon the heart like a dove His wings like … Continue reading

Posted in Community Blog, Poetry | Leave a comment