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

What does Islam say about …

Today, Islam is coming under increasing spotlight from all the four corners of the globe and its views on matters such as Abortion, Terrorism, Parenthood and others are often points of interest. This short piece looks to surmise the Islamic view on the various topics by quoting verses from the …

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A Council for Muslim Student Societies in the UK

On Saturday 9th September 2006, representatives from university societies from across the United Kingdom convened in London to initiate the process of establishing the very first student based council for Shia Muslims. Such a council would assist university societies in furthering their goals and form a representative body for both …

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Event: Fatimiyya in Watford with Ayatollah Milani

On Saturday 1st July 2006, whilst Brazil were playing France in their World Cup showdown, believers in Watford congregated to the Al-Zahra Centre to attend a joint event with AIM in memory of the Honourable Fatima daughter of the Prophet Muhammed (pbuh). Around 80 brothers and sisters attended to hear …

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Discussion with Jon Snow: Muslims and the Western Media

Political journalist, Jon Snow attended a discussion on Tuesday 22nd June with a group of Muslims in regards to the media and the Muslim representation within it. It came at a critical time which has seen the shooting of an innocent Muslim by the British police in London.

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Ashura Awareness Campaign 2006

For the second year running, Ashura Awareness Campaign took place throughout the United Kingdom. Its impact was far reaching throughout universities, high streets and other public places. This year the project has expanded to the United States and Canada.

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AIM Mailing List Hacked

In His Name the Most High All Praise is due to Allah, Lord of the Worlds and may his bounties and blessings be upon the greatest of mankind – Muhammed (SAW) and upon his holy Progeny (AS). Allah (SWT) says: And most certainly Allah will know those who believe and …

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Al-Hujjah Football Championship 2005

On Sunday 17th July 2005, the AhlulBayt Islamic Mission (AIM) in association with the Youth Network Desk of the World Federation organised a charity football tournament for Iraq Relief. Different teams from the depth of Britain took part for a day of competitive football to lift the Al-Hujjah Trophy. The …

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Stall at the International Book Fair in London

Tarikhe Tarnsile Qur’an of New York, USA and the AhlulBayt Islamic Mission held a da’wah stall at the International Book Fair 2005 Olympia, Earl’s Court (13th – 15th March 2005). The impact made on the public was immense as 2000 Qur’ans and thousands of leaflets were given out for free. …

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Ashura Awareness Campaign 2005

The AhlulBayt Islamic Mission (AIM) conducted a large campaign across London and other UK Cities to bring awareness on the Epic of Karbala and the Master of all Martyrs Imam Hussain (AS), Grandson of the Prophet Muhammed (SAW). Propagation stalls were made at different universities and a leaflet was produced …

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Event: British Muslims – Rights & Responsibilities

AhlulBayt Islamic Mission (AIM) held a forum on Sunday 27th February 2005 in London on the topic of British Muslims: Rights & Responsibilities. The program discussed demographics, Muslim participation in politics, Islamophobia and struggle to be equal citizens. Hosted by Ghulam Abbas Lakha, the speakers included Iqbal Asaria, Mahmoud Abdulla, …

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Event: To be a Follower of Your Imam

AhlulBayt Islamic Mission (AIM) and Al-Zahra Youth held a joint event on Friday 4th February 2005 on the occasion of Eid Al-Ghadeer and Eid Al-Mubahela in the Watford Al-Zahra Centre. It was entitled “To be a Follower of Your Imam”, and had a collection of special guests who contributed in …

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Eid Bonanza: AhlulBayt Societies in London hold Eid Event

On Wednesday the 17th November 2004, the Student Affairs Board of the AhlulBayt Islamic Mission (AIM) coordinated an Eid event that was organised by a joint team of AhlulBayt Societies. Guests took part in a variety of activities and were treated to recitations by renowned recitors. The proceeds of the …

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Spiritual Lecture: Awakening the Slumbering Soul

AhlulBayt Islamic Mission (AIM) held a lecture in Ramadhan on the spiritual significance of mankind and how they are to attain proximity to the Creator. The lecture was given by Sheikh Mohammed Ali Shomali, who is the head of the Al-Zahra (Peace be upon her) Seminary, Islamic Institute for Women, …

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