Moon Sighting


The first day of the month of Dhu-l-Hijjah has been confirmed to be Wednesday, August 23, 2017


A beautiful depiction of the amazing sights and sounds of the holy city of Karbala in the ten days of Muharram.


Save for the love of my relatives
Alexander Khaleeli elaborates on the role of the Prophet's Household as a shining example of how to overcome our differences, without trying to pretend they don't exist. . .


The Message of Ghadeer
Hajj season has concluded. People start heading back home. And suddenly, everyone is asked to stop. Those who are ahead are asked to return. Those who are behind are encouraged to catch up. The Prophet (peace be upon him and his progeny) has an announcement to make. The sun is scorching. Everyone is tired. But everyone is awaiting attentively the words of the Prophet. Then the words that resounded were. . .


Women's Liberation Through Islam
Today people think that women are liberated in the West and that the women's liberation movement began in the 20th century. Actually, the women's liberation movement was not begun by women but was revealed by God to a man in the seventh century by the name of Muhammad (peace be upon him), who is known as the last Prophet of Islam. The Qur'an, the Traditions of the Prophet (Hadith or Sunnah), Bibi Fatimah (as) and the teachings of the 12 Imams are the sources from which every Muslim woman derives her rights and duties. . .


Prayer Timming

  Prayer Timing
Wednesday September 20th, 2017
29 Dhu-l-Hijjah 1438
  Imsak: 5.40
  Fajr: 5.45
  Sunrise: 7.16
  Zuhr: 1.27
  Sunset: 7.37
  Maghrib: 7.52
     

Words of Wisdom


  29 Dhu-l-Hijjah 1438
 

The Prophet (SAWA) said, 'On the night that I was taken on my Night-Journey [to the heavens], I passed by a group of people scratching their own faces with their nails, so I asked, 'O Gabriel, who are these people?' so he replied, 'These are people who backbit about other people and disparaged their reputations.'  Tanbih al-Khawatir, v. 1, p. 115

Duas


  • Dua Iftitah
    Du' al-Iftitah was taught by the Twelfth Imam Imam Mehdi (as) to recite every night during the month Ramadhan. The Du'a is excellent for moulding man's attitude towards his Creator, as it discusses many aspects of the wretchedness of the human being, and the grace of Allah.
  • Dua Joshan Kabir
    This supplication has 100 sections and each section contains 10 names of Allah (swt). An effective supplication with numerous merits -highly recommended to be recited on these auspicious nights.
  • Imam Ali Library
    Ahlulbayt TV visit one of the most famous public libraries in Najaf, established in the holy shrine of Imam Ali (as). We learn how students and researchers benefit from the message of the Ahlulbayt in this librray in the holy shrine.
  • Modesty in all faiths
    A documentary exploring the way in which modesty is defined throughout history, culture and religious background, primarily Islam, Christianity and Judaism.

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