Congratulations to all Muslims on the anniversary of Maba'th, the start of the Prophethood of the last Prophet (Peace be upon him).
The threat Imam Musa Ibn Ja’far al-Kadhim (as) imposed on the caliphate system was that of a great leader with extensive knowledge; all those who were acquainted with him, knew him as a person with piety (taqwa), humbleness before God, and…
Acts which Invalidate Fast
74. Nine acts invalidate the fast:
A) Eating and drinking;
B) To have sex;
C) To masturbate;
Imam Kadhim (peace be upon him):
"In this world (one should) be like a resident in a house which is not his; verily, he is in expectation of leaving."
Tuhaf al-Uqul, p 398
As to Ramadan fast and that to be observed in a specific day, one should intend fasting the night before — the early night up to morning adhān and for non-specific fasts, e.g. qaḍā’ fasts and absolute nadhr from the early previous night…
Like all other worships, fasting should be accompanied by intention, i.e. one's refraining from eating, drinking, and all other fast invalidators should be motivated by obedience to Allah's order. Just such an aim is sufficient and there…
الامام الصادق عليه السلام:
القلب حرم الله، و لا تسکن حرم الله غیر الله.
جامع الاخبار، ص 518
Imam Sadiq (peace be upon him):
"The heart is Allah's shrine, so do not allow other than Allah to dwell in Allah's shrine."
TEHRAN, February 7 - “Hijabi Monologues” will be performed on the University of Texas campus for the first time on March 28.
We should make greater efforts . Lessons to be learned from the life of Siddiqat al-Taherah, Fatima Zahra (as), involve making great efforts, showing diligence, and leading a pure life;--just as that great personality, the manifestation of…