What's New

  • Tame your Desire

  • The Skill of Positive Thinking - Birth of Sayeda Fatima (sa)

  • Changing Lifestyle

    Series of two lectures delivered by Sheikh Ghanbari at the shrine of Lady Masumah (s) on the topic "Changing Lifestyle".
  • The End of Negative Suffering

    This is lecture series on "The end of negative suffering" by Brother Khalil Jaffer. In this series, he talks about how to become alive and conscious in the real sense, how to connect again to Allah, and what is it that is disconnecting us from Him. It is because of this disconnection that causes all the negative suffering.
  • The Art of Yearning for God

    Lecture series by Br. Khalil Jaffer on how to love Allah (SWT), the signs of a lover of Allah (SWT) and preparing ourselves for the hereafter by breaking free from the shackles of materialism.
  • Four Aspects of Human Conduct - Ramadan 1435/2014

    Series of 10 lectures delivered in Ramadan by Sheikh Bahmanpour on the topic "Four Aspects of Human Conduct" at Islamic Center of England, London.
  • Muharram 1417 [Dr. Murtadha Alidina] [Stanmore, UK]

  • Muharram 1433/2011 - Freeing the Butterfly Within

    This series of Lectures by Br. Khalil Jaffer titled "Freeing the Butterfly Within" focuses on recognizing the difference between the two natures of man; Tabi'ah, the animalistic yet necessary natural instinct, and Fitra, the superior nature which is innate and divinely inspired by Allah (swt). These series explain the characteristics of the Fitra and Tabi'ah of Man, how they complement and oppose each other, the pain and suffering of becoming a 'butterfly'; how to recognize the Tabi'ah-oriented (worm) individual from the Fitra-oriented (butterfly) individual; governments and societies based on each nature and how to raise Fitra-oriented children.
  • Gems From Heaven: Rings & Stones [AhlulBayt TV]

    This documentary allows us to reach Allah and ponder upon one of his greatest creations - Stones. We travel to the holy city of Najaf to understand the wisdom behind this precious creation and to why the Ahlulbayt place much emphasis on certain stones on rings.
  • The Origin and the Return - Muharram 1436/2014

    Series of 12 Lectures on the topic of The Origin and the Return (al-Mabda' wa al-Ma'ād) by Brother Khalil Jaffer in the first Ashra of Muharram at Masumeen Islamic Center, Brampton, Ontario, Canada
  • Community Building in Islam, Part 6

    This article expands on the depth of our relationship with God, love for God’s creation, acting as a channel for God’s mercy in our daily lives in doing charitable work, being hospitable, and caring for the ill in the Islamic community. This series is based on a nine-session course conducted by the author on Community Building at the Islamic Centre of England in London in 2009.
  • Introducing Imam Husayn to Humanity: Spiritual Advice for Organizations

    In this lecture, Huj. Sh. Mohammad Ali Shomali praises the representatives of the WhoIsHussain global campaign for their efforts, and acknowledges this project as an exceptional one, due to the importance of reaching out and making Imam Husayn known and beneficial to humanity. He also gave gentle and thought-provoking ideas and reminders to the group regarding the importance of being far-sighted in our approaches, being genuine in our love for people, being sincere and disinterested in power and position, uniting the Ummah rather using our institutions to divide it, increasing in our humbleness when we witness success, and focusing on moving towards the truth and serving it rather than egotistically bringing it to our side. In this way, we uphold Imam Husayn’s principles, which is ever more needed as we approach the time of Imam Mahdi (aj).
  • Imam al-Jawad’s Spiritual Advice to One of His Companions

    This paper is a brief explanation of one narration by the ninth imam, Imam al-Jawad (a), wherein a man asks him for advice, and the Imam advises him to five things: to rely on patience, welcome poverty, abandon desires and whims, and to have God-wariness.
  • Fulfilling the Rights of a Fellow Believer [Sheikh Saleem Bhimji]

  • The Psychological Effects of Loving the Transient World

    The Psychological Effects of Loving the Transient World This is the translation of a lecture given by Ayatullah Makarem Shirazi Ali Imran An internet marketer by profession and founder of Iqra Online. Currently in the post-graduate stage of studies in a seminary in Qom. *** This is from a small booklet that I have titled The Touch Of Grace, a compilation of lectures followed by various questions and answers by one of my favourite scholars, Ayatullah Makarem Shirazi. The short booklet was compiled and edited by Syed Ajaz Mehdi Naqvi. Below is one of the sections where Ayatullah Makarem presents points on the psychological effects of loving temporary world – some Arabic portions were removed by me due to some formatting issues I was encountering. ***** عن ابن عباس قال: سمعت رسول الله (صلي الله عليه وآله و سلم) يقول: انه ما سكن حب الدنيا قلب عبد الا التاط فيها بثلاث: شغل لاينفد عناؤه و فقر لايدرك غناه و امل لا ينال منتهاه، الا ان الدنيا و الاخرة طالبتان و مطلوبتان،
  • Tolerance in the Teachings of the Great Prophet and in Liberalism: A Contrastive Analysis

    This paper addresses the issue of tolerance in Islam and the teachings of the holy Prophet (S) in this regard and the fundamental differences between the views of Islam and liberalism regarding tolerance will be contrastively analyzed.
  • The Phenomenon of Emotion in the Normative Conduct and Precedents of the Noble Prophet

    In this text the author examines the way the Noble Prophet used his emotions and feelings to perfect and strengthen his belief in God and acting all the time upon these beliefs.
  • Religion And The World

    Our daily life is undoubtedly related and filled with religious decisions. The view of the world from religion point of way when properly interpreted in a reasonable manner is effective in producing a balanced ethical refinement - that includes the blessings of self-respect, a noble outlook, prosperity, and good relations within society. When, however, it is misinterpreted, it becomes the cause of stupefaction and complete abandonment of the senses; the source of all kinds of misfortune, helplessness and individual and social misery.
  • The Morals and Ethics of the Quran

    The Holy Quran is the criterion of improving ethics and morals. Anything that is against the Holy Quran verses is not from Islam. This book presents verses of the Quran that describe or support moral and ethical aspects in Islam.
  • An Account of Islamic Ethics

    This text deals with the importance of the ethical training and education of the human being. As the writer says in the text, technical and scientific development without the ethical development is like building high rises on top of a volcano and is destined to fall miserably.