• Imam Musa al-Kadhim and Christian scholar

    Imam Kazim (as) was not only superior to all the scholars and scientists of his time in knowledge, but he was also famous for his moral virtues and high humane characteristics. These superiorities became so well known that almost all scholars who familiarized themselves with Imam Kadhim’s (as) glorious life have praised him highly.

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  • Imam Musa al-Kadhim in various prisons

    AhlulBayt News Agency (ABNA): Haroon wrote a letter to Isa Ibn-e Ja’far to kill Imam. Having received Haroon’s letter, Ja’far summoned some of his close friends and reliable ones, read the letter to them and sought for their advice. “Do not kill Imam and ask Haroon to exempt you from this duty”, said they to him.

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  • Analysis: Does Al-Kadhimi have chance for a second term?

    Influenced by post-election conditions, the Iraqi political atmosphere has been revolving around government formation, with the debate going nowhere and clouds of difference shadowing the negotiations of the political groups on the coalition government structure.

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  • Legal & political aspects of U.S. decision to freeze Afghanistan’s assets

    Having stated that the U.S. demand to receive compensation from Afghanistan is an illegal and unreasonable measure, a university professor of international law said:” when a country freezes and blocks the assets of another country like blackmailers and thieves through its domestic legal rulings and national laws, it acts against the international norms and standards, thus it hinders the development of international relations”.

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  • Interview;

    California professor: Trump’s defeat in 2024 election can lead to armed civil unrest

    A professor of politics at the University of California predicts that if Donald Trump runs for the 2024 presidential election and loses the race it can ignite a civil war between the Coasts and Central America. “Don't hold me to this, but if Trump runs and loses in 2024, there may well be civil unrest, with guns, and the possibility of some kind of civil war between the Coasts and what I like to call ‘Central America’...

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  • Analysis;

    Iraqi Shiites’ "national stability" coalition: goals, nature

    Iraq has been in a state of political disunity and crisis, especially inside the Shiite and the Kurdish circles, since the October 2021 election, with the prime minister and president posts being the main sticking points. The situation is so complicated that it can well be called a political impasse.

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  • How to ponder on the philosophy of Islamic Laws?

    From the aspect of contemplating on their secrets all the Islamic laws are not the same, but they can be divided into four different types. It is correct for every Muslim to discuss about the philosophy of Islamic laws as we come to know from the logic of Qur’an and through the style of the Islamic laws.

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    No deal with Kurdistan Democratic Party: Barzani nominates new figure for Iraq Presidency

    After Iraqi Federal Court banned former foreign and finance minister Hoshyar Zebari from running for president on February 13, Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) named a new candidate, Rebar Ahmad Khaled, for the president post in Baghdad. Naming this infamous figure for such an important post and his slim chance of success in rivalry against experienced candidates prompts speculations about picking him by the party leader Masoud Barzani.

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  • Iʻtikaf, The Spiritual Retreat

    The period of I’tikaf is the best time to force one’s self to sit and think and reflect on the self and the world around; the period of the I’tikaf is the best time to forget the worries of the transient world and to return to the soul and the Creator of the soul.

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  • Lady Zaynab: A timeless role model for humanity

    what practical lessons do we as a community take from Lady Zaynab (a.s) immense contribution to humanity? How well do we appreciate the monumental impact she made on the establishment of our faith and the implications that may have on our lives today?

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  • Analysis: How significant for federal court in Iraq to ban Zebari?

    Amid escalating tensions and a political crisis in Iraq, rulings issued by the Iraqi Federal Court in recent days have complicated the future of politics and governance in the country. As the country is facing legal vacuum because of the parliament failure to hold its sessions on February 7 and 8, the Federal Court in important decisions on Sunday extended Barham Salih presidency until a new president is elected and banned Hoshyar Zebari, a veteran Kurdish politician, from running for presidency.

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  • The Role of Sayyida Zaynab Bint Ali

    The ruin and confusion brought about by the atrocious army was so great that Zeinab, the daughter of Ali (a.s.), had great difficulty in gathering the orphaned children, whom she had to appease and to appease and console till late midnight. Ali ibnul Hussein (a.s.) says, ""My aunt Zeinab always performed her prayers standing. But on that night, intense grief and the extra-ordinary effort of gathering, guarding and consoling the children and women had made her so tired that she performed her night prayers sitting, for she could stand only with great effort.

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  • Lady Zaynab, The Sage of Bani Hashim

    Daughter of the Holy Prophet's (peace be upon him and his household) daughter. Sister of the King of Martyrs. She is a true role model for any woman today of any religion. She showed the world the definition of womanhood. Her bravery and courage stands alone in a field of millions. She was tied up and taken as a prisoner. She had her scarf ripped off her head, she had her house burned to the ground. She was Janab-e-Zainab.

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  • Personality of Sayyida Zaynab, Daughter of Imam Ali (PBUT)

    Personality of Sayyida Zaynab, Daughter of Imam Ali (PBUT). Lady Zeinab contained all elements of nobility and virtue that Almighty Allah bestowed upon he grandfather, her father, her mother, and her two brothers. She inherited their peculiarities and copied their high moral standards.

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  • Sermon of Sayyida Zaynab at Yazid Court in Damascus

    The sermon of Lady Zaynab (a) in Damascus or the sermon of Lady Zaynab (a) in Yazid's gathering is a sermon delivered by lady Zaynab (a) after the Event of 'Ashura when the caravan of the captives of Karbala was taken to the gathering of Yazid b. Mu'awiya in Damascus. This sermon as well as the remarks of Imam al-Sajjad (a) greatly affected the audiences and changed the gathering in favor of Ahl al-Bayt (a).

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  • Sayyida Zaynab: An Evident Exemplar

    Lady Zaynab: An Evident Exemplar. According to the view of Islam, the woman is given the high status she desires. In fact, one of the advantages of Islam, which has turned it into the best way of living for mankind, is its view on the true status of women.

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  • Lady Zainab: The Unschooled Scholar

    "Praise be to Allah who has honored us with His Messenger, and purified us from impurity. The one who is disgraced is certainly the libertine, and the one who lies is the lewd; and we are not such people. Praise be to Allah."

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