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Monthly Archives: February 2009

The Divine Presence

If we are committed to Divine duty in all our choices, we should be extremely cautious in our ways, behaviour, tactics and strategies. You will acknowledge that this is an extremely difficult task that requires constant guidance from God and inspiration from our Divine school of thought. An individual holding …

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The Importance of Self Discipline

More than anything else, society for its survival and edification needs men of fortitude who are not deterred by difficulties and who combine in themselves this characteristic with knowledge and science and employ them in the path of reform. If scientific genius and political acumen are not accompanied with patience …

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Freedom According to Islam and Capitalism

When we start comparing freedom according to Islam with freedom according to the democratic capitalist system, basic differences appear to us between the freedom which has been lived by the capitalist society and advocated by capitalism, and the freedom whose banner Islam has borne and adopted by the society which …

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Event: Screams of Fatima

On Saturday 7th February 2009, AIM Youth hosted a theatrical performance by Light of Guidance entitled ‘Screams of Fatima’; a play on the life and death of Fatima [as], daughter of the Prophet of Islam. It took place in Watford Palace Theatre and was attended by a diverse audience.

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Discourse on Repentance – Part One

The first step on the path of affinity to God is repentance, which is the topic of my talk tonight. What does repentance means and what is its nature psychologically and what is its consequence spiritually? For many of us, it seems a simple matter but have we ever thought …

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The Problem of Origin of Life

How did life start in the beginning and through what means? Does every one of these innumerable species end in an individual living creature that is the source of its particular species? If that is the case, how did that first creature come into existence? Ordinarily, when theistic thinkers want …

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Event: Live in Honour

On Wednesday 21st January 2009, AIM held an event entitled ‘LIVE IN HONOUR’ with guest speakers Sheikh Hamza Sodagar from the Hawza Ilmiyya in Qum and Brother Toufic Machnouk from the Institute for Policy Reseach and Development. The event took place in Watford’s Al-Zahra Centre and was attended by both …

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