Monthly Archives: January 2015

Serving Hussein ibn Ali

Every year, millions of people from around the world commemorate the tragedy of the martyrdom of the grandson of Islam’s last prophet, Hussein ibn Ali. Dedicated pilgrims flock to the holy sites of Iraq, Karbala in particular, in massive numbers to offer their condolenses and visit the beloved martyr at …

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Justice, Peace and Prophet Muhammad

Introduction  I begin with the Islamic greeting, as-salãmu ‘alaykum, which is a greeting of peace for all of you, for my sisters and brothers in faith as well as for my sisters and brothers in humanity. These words of courtesy expressed for non-Muslims as “sisters and brothers in humanity” are …

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AIM runs Marriage course with Shaykh Usama Abdulghani

AIM had the privilege of having Shaykh Usama Abdulghani visiting the UK to run a 4 day course entitled ‘A Guide to a Successful Marriage’. The course ran from Monday 12th  to Thursday 15th January 2015 and consisted of 8 hours of classes in which an array of different areas concerning …

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The best of creation

Peace be upon you Oh Messenger of Allah and your Pure Progeny Peace be upon you Oh Messenger of Allah and your Pure Progeny The final Messenger, the Chosen One Sent from the heavens, as a mercy to all of creation Unique in every aspect, the purest soul to be …

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Sunan An-Nabi

 “Excellent adab is the ornament of the intellect.”1    – The Noble Prophet (S) “I would hate for a man to pass away from this world while still not having adopted any of the attributes of the Noble Prophet (S).”2   – Imam Ja’far as-Sadiq (as): It is clearly evident that a compilation of …

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Karbala’s Lesson of Hijab

After the tragedy of Karbala, Imam Zainul Abideen (peace be upon him) was often asked what the most difficult and painful experience of Karbala was. One would assume that after witnessing more than 70 friends and family members being martyred, his uncle Abbas’s both arms being severed, his father’s head …

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