AIM News

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

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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Why Does Allah Subject People To Tests?

Question: Allah says in the Holy Qur’an: Who created death and life that He may try you — which of you is best in deeds…1 Now the question is that testing is required by one who is not aware of something and one who is not aware of the result. While …

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Short stories from the life of Imam Hassan Al-Askari (as)

Imam Hassan Askari (as) and fear of Allah (SWT) in His childhood: The Ahlul Bayt (as) who carries the most wisdom and knowledge of the seen and unseen are they who most fear Allah (SWT) and pass their every second in life reflecting and pondering about the most important subjects. …

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The Signs of a Person With Character

عَنِ الصَّادِقِ: ثَلاَثَةٌ تَدُلُّ عَلـى كَرْمِ الْـمَرْءِ: حُسْنُ الْخُلْقِ وَ كَظْمُ الْغَيْظِ وَ غَضُّ الْبَصَرِ [Imam Ja’far b. Muhammad] as-Sadiq (as) has said: “There are three things which show the character of a person: good etiquette; swallowing one’s anger and lowering the eyes [to that which one is not permitted …

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