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Monday, September 16, 2019

About his Ashura experience

By: Mr. Ali Al- Qadumi MANAMA, Bahrain: I was walking with Youssef Gaigi, a friend of mine, past a Pakistani in Dubai in late February 2005. I saw some guys hitting their chests and chanting...

Blogging Ashura

These are Shias observing Ashura in Pakistan a couple years ago. They are taking cover because they are under gunfire attack by their ‘fellow’ Muslims. Every year, scores of people are killed for observing...

Shiites rejoice in newfound freedom

Long Banned Ritual Marks a Public Revival By Mr. Anthony Shadid Washington Post Foreign Service Wednesday, April 16, 2003: Page A01 BAGHDAD, April 15 — Like the soulful drumbeat of a funeral procession, hundreds of Shiite Muslim men...

Corrected: Iraqi city draped in black as shi’ites mourn saint

By Mr. Sami Jumaili KARBALA, Iraq (Reuters) - The Iraqi holy city of Karbala was shrouded in black on Wednesday as hundreds of thousands of Shi’ite pilgrims converged to mourn the death of the Prophet...

Muslim wake up!

By Mr. Michael Muhammad Knight Michael Muhammad Knight is an American novelist, essayist, and journalist. His writings are popular among American Muslim youth. Within the American Muslim community, he has earned a reputation as an...

Antoine bara: You shi’a do not appreciate the value of Imam Hussain!

The writer caused a row by confirming that Prophet Jesus prophesied the appearance of Imam Hussain. He argues that “I am a Christian but call on humanity to follow the holiness of Imam Hussain...

Hussain – The sacrifice for mankind

Interview with Dr. Paul Joseph al-Hilw A Christian scholar Doctor Paul Joseph al-Hilw, is a Christian academic who specializes in the study of human societies and their traditions and customs, he is a Lebanese Maronite. He...

Karbala and the Imam Hussain in persian and indo-muslim literature

By Prof. Annemarie Schimmel Harvard University Professor Emerita of Indo-Muslim culture in the department of Near Eastern language and civilizations, died on Sunday, January 26, in a hospital in Bonn, Germany, at the age of 80....

All sacrifice some; some sacrifice all

By Dr. Syed Manzoor Rizvi   Success is synonymous with struggle and sacrifice. One cannot simply attain the goal of his or her life without struggle and sacrifice. And with these two traits, one can then...

History lessons from Karbala

By Dr. Hassan Abbas Dr. Hassan Abbas is a senior Advisor at the Asia Society and the editor of Watandost blog. He is based in Washington D.C. He is terrified orator and has written two...

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