AIM News

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

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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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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