All of being is an act of mercy from God. Mercy is internalized through outward practice, and by doing so we become in the image of God.
In one telling hadith, Imam al-Sadiq (as) predicted a crisis of succession after the death of a king named Abdullah in the Hijaz. The turmoil would eventually lead to the end of the kingdom and the beginning of Imam al-Mahdi’s reappearance.
There is a growing divide between two opposing extremes within Shias. One side is a growing niche within a larger tradition of folk-rural based version of Shia Islam that is rooted in ancient Interfaith traditions. The other is based on a [...]
So it turns out that “Ayatullah” Putin and “His Wikileaks” were right – once Again. The corrupt corporatist sellout elites of the DNC agreed to be the money laundering end for Hillary’s campaign when they kicked back 99.5% of the funds [...]
There is no difference between establishment Democrats and Republicans in sucking up to Saudi despots. Before watching Thomas Friedman sucking up to the palace coup of Ibne Salman, make sure you have a puke bucket ready. [...]
Sayfullo Saipov first became radicalized in the U.S by Wahhabism which happens to be the ideology which his Saudi friends spread throughout the world.
Javed Ghamidi's Not So Hidden ISIS and Al-Qaeda Theology of Hate and Intolerance.
Too much focus on political change has caused us to ignore our primary duty of changing ourselves first.
BBC Urdu has been caught red handed mistranslating and lying about Iranian FM’s claims on Iraqi paramilitary groups fighting ISIS. By Ali Abbas Taj The BBC has long been known as a mouthpiece and propaganda for the British government’s [...]
True humility is more than just being humble before God, it is being humble before His creatures. By Rayhan al-Safawi It is quite easy to be humble before God. Saddam Hussein would occasionally pray and express his weakness before God. Other [...]
Backbiting (ghībah) is a sin because it puffs up our pride and sows discord in the Muslim community By Rayhan al-Safawi As Muslims, we must resist speaking against one another. This is the philosophy of the prohibition backbiting (ghībah). [...]
The House Of Saud has failed in its role as Guardians of the Shrines, it is time to give our holy cities of Mecca and Medina back to the Ummah as a whole.
How Dishonest “Social Justice Warriors” work to curb the religious freedoms of Bohra Shias in Pakistan
Pakistan’s Bohra Shias are concentrated in Pakistan’s largest metropolis, Karachi but they face an overwhelming threat by terrorist groups in the country.