Monthly Archives: February 2017

Meeting with Shaykh Myo Khaing Soe from Myanmar

The AIM branch in Qum had the honour of meeting Hajj Shaykh Jamal Hussein, who is also known as Shaykh Myo Khaing Soe in Burmese. He is from Myanmar situated in South-East Asia bordering Bangladesh, India, China, Laos and Thailand. The respected Shaykh has been studying in the holy city …

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#MyHijab: A link with the Divine

My name is Batool, and this is my story…  The hijab is something that I have been adhering and striving to perfect for more than about 10 years (since the age of 9). An attachment that has grown to become an integral part of my existence – the hijab is …

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Responsibility of Hijab for Man and Woman

Let us scrutinise the required important matters for both sexes in order to specify the difference in responsibility between them concerning this framework of Islamic hijab. Both man and woman are responsible according to the following verse of the Holy Qur’an: “Say to the believing men that they cast dawn …

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The Islamic Era of Stagnation and modern-day Pharisees.

Every new social, religious, political movement in history goes through various stages. And although the sequence and variation of these stages are unique for every movement, parallels and repetitions do occur, making it vital for us to study history and be mindful of the mistakes of the past. Being far …

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