By Prof. Abdulaziz Abdul HussainSachedina University of Virginia Prof. Abdulaziz Sachedina is the Frances Myers Ball (Chair) Professor of Religious study at the University of Virginia, teaching mainly subjects associated with Islam. He has been a professor for 33 years, beginning...
By Mr. Abdullah Yusuf Ali Renowned English Translator and Commentator of the Holy Quran.A respected Sunni scholarAbdullah Yusuf Ali: CBE, FRSL was an India Islamic scholar who translated the Qur’an into English. His translation of the Qur’an is one of the...
By Mr. A.A. Haidari The, calamity of Karbala’ is unique in the annals of the world’s calamities. No other tragic event in human history has soared so high and penetrated so deep as that which the burning sun of Arabia...
By Dr. Syed Haider Hussain Shamsi  Hussain bin Ali, the third of the Apostolic Imams was born in Medina on Shaban 3, 4 AH. The birth of his second grandson to his beloved daughter Fatima-Zahra made the Prophet very happy...
  What you are about to read is a story of a great man whose uprising has no like in the annals of history. A revolution with goals most sublime, a victory most profound and at its core a pronouncement...
By Prof. S. E. Hussain Battles and wars, revolutions and counter-revolutions are nothing but the actions and inter-actions of social, religious and political orders of the time. The Battle of Karbala is no exception to this. In this short article,...
By Dr. Abbas Hamdani, Professor Emeritus, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. Born in Surat, India. He did his BA and LLB from Bombay University and PhD from London in 1950 in Arabic & Islamic Studies.He taught in Karachi University 1951-62; in Cairo University...
By Mr. S.M.R. Shabbar This small article is an effort to explain what happened on that 10th Day of the month of Muharram 1335 year ago, so that even today,a large number of the Muslim community throughout the world spends...
 By  Sayyid Muhammad Rizvi  H.I.S.M.Rizvi is worthy son of worthy father Allama S. Saeed Akhtar Rizvi. He is with Shia Ishna Ashari Jamaat of Toronto. He is a prolific writer. The supreme sacrifice by Husain bin Ali, his family and companions...
By Mr. Muhammad Salahuddin The conflict between right (truth) and wrong (falsehood) dates back to the creation of Adam. Iblis (Satan) committed the first crime of disobedience and revolt among God’s creatures by refusing to prostrate before Adam, and also...