AIM News

AIM is a Shia Islamic organisation empowering people through educational and recreational activities.

AIM Condemns Sectarian Rhetoric at Muharram Programmes

The Ahlulbayt Islamic Mission (AIM) condemns recent comments made from certain Muharram pulpits promoting sectarianism against Sunni theology and law whilst also attempting to push the Shia Muslim community away from the cause of Palestine. AIM would like to take this opportunity to remind everyone that this is not the …

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Eid Al-Ghadeer 2014 Celebrations

The AhlulBayt Islamic Mission (AIM), Islamic Centre of England, AhlulBayt Societies, and Bani Hashim Foundation organised an Eid Al-Ghadeer celebration featuring comedy, poetry, and talks. On Sunday 12th October 2014, a celebratory programme was organised at the Islamic Centre of England in London to mark the auspicious occasion of Eid …

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Statement: AIM rejects defamatory allegations

In His Name, the Most High It has been brought to our attention that an article is circulating on the internet alleging that AIM is looking to recruit Shia Muslims to fight against ISIS in Iraq and Syria. AIM categorically rejects any such absurd allegations and considers these pronounciations to …

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Camp Wilayah ends with new hope for the future

Camp Wilayah 2014 finishes with a huge success, new friendships, a desire to come back again and a pledge to better ourselves and the society around us. Over the Summer, AIM held two camps, one for brothers and another for sisters from Sunday 3rd until Saturday 9th August 2014. Young …

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A United Eid Message to the Community

With the closing of Ramadan, a humble yet very welcome initiative was brought to the community whereby a group of London-based Shia Muslim organisations issued a joint Eid Greeting Card to the community, celebrating the auspicious occasion of Eid Al-Fitr. Inspired by meetings that took place between AIM, Al-Zahra Youth, …

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Statement on Beginning of Eid Al-Fitr in UK

In His Name the Most High, The first of Shawwal, Eid Al-Fitr, has been confirmed in the UK for Tuesday 29th July 2014 for the followers of Ayatollah Khamenei, Imam Khomeini and Ayatollah Khoei. The first of Shawwal for the followers of Ayatollah Sistani is Tuesday 29th July 2014 in …

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Course on Imam Mahdi (atf) finishes in London

On Tuesday 24th June 2014, AIM wrapped up it’s 8-hour structured course entitled ‘Imam Mahdi (atf): His Existence, Occultation and Return’ in London. More than 40 students attended the course and benefitted from an array of different subjects related to the theme of the awaited saviour in what was an …

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Death and Resurrection course in Watford finished

AIM re-ran the Death & Resurrection course in Watford’s Al-Zahra Centre with the help of the local youth committee over the week beginning Monday 9th June until Thursday 12th June 2014. Taught by Shaykh Amin Rastani, this was an 8 hour course exploring the various topics related to the belief …

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AIM hosts Imam Khomeini Conference 2014

London commemorated the death anniversary of the late leader of the Islamic Revolution, Imam Ruhullah Khomeini, by holding the 5th annual Imam Khomeini Conference on Sunday 8th June 2014. Ahlulbayt Islamic mission (AIM), an Islamic grassroots organisation based in the UK, co-hosted the event with the Islamic Centre of England; …

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AIM course on death conducted by Shaykh Amin Rastani

This week AIM has been running an 8-hour structured course entitled ‘Death and Resurrection: Understanding life beyond the grave’ in London. More than 50 students attended the course and benefitted from an array of different subjects related to the topic of death according to Islam. Teaching the course is Shaykh …

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How Can One Defeat Laziness?

Question: Most youth suffer from idleness, which is the source of corruption, melancholy, and boredom. What is the way to get out of this impasse? The answer: The case, in its first point, is connected with the economic state of countries and this is not in our hands. As for …

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Victory of Grief over Happiness

  It is natural and normal for humans to experience different emotions at different heights and degree across our lives depending on the circumstances and experiences faced. There is no person who never tasted sadness and grief in one’s life due to any mishap or misfortune such as loss of …

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