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  • 12:11, 15 March 2019 (diff | hist) . . (+7,811). . N Sura Nuh(Created page with "Sura Nuh is 71st sura of the Qur’an. It is a Makki sura located in juz’ 29. Naming this sura is because it contains the story of prophet Noah (a). This sura illustrates th...")
  • 18:15, 14 March 2019 (diff | hist) . . (+4,296). . N Supplication of Umm Dawud(Created page with "Umm Dawud or Istiftah supplication is a Ma’thura supplication and among Umm Dawud practices. Umm Dawud practices are recommended to be performed on Rajab 15th and Umm Dawud...")
  • 18:14, 13 March 2019 (diff | hist) . . (+3,188). . N Madyan (tribe)(Created page with "Madyan was an Arab tribe, for guiding whom prophet Shu’ayb was chosen by God. Also, prophet Moses (a) lived among them for several years. Some researchers attributed this tr...")
  • 16:17, 13 March 2019 (diff | hist) . . (+1,869). . N Qur'an 15:9(Created page with "Verse of Hifz [protection] is the verse 9 of sura al-Hijr which points to the protection of the Qur’an by God and its inalterability. Therefore, it has become famous as the...")
  • 19:26, 12 March 2019 (diff | hist) . . (+1,164). . N Madyan (city)(Created page with "Madyan was the living town of Madyan tribe, for guiding whom, prophet Shu’ayb was chosen. This city is considered to be a developed and green town, on the east coast of the...")
  • 22:01, 11 March 2019 (diff | hist) . . (+6,867). . N 1991 Uprising in Iraq(Created page with "Intifada Sha’baniyya of Iraq refers to the uprisings of the people of Iraq against the government of Saddam Hussein which began in Sha’ban 1411 AH/1991. The uprisings bega...")
  • 17:16, 10 March 2019 (diff | hist) . . (+2,020). . N Sab' Tiwal(Created page with "Tiwal or Sab’ Tiwal is a title for seven long suras at the beginning of the Qur’an, which are according to a hadith, named by the Prophet (a). These seven suras which are...")
  • 16:25, 10 March 2019 (diff | hist) . . (+5,478). . N Al-Sayyid Hasan al-Sadr(Created page with "Sayyid Hasan Sadr (1272 – 1354 AH) was a scholar in fiqh, usul and hadith and was among Shi’a authorities known as Muhaddith Kazimayni. He received permission for transmit...")
  • 16:40, 9 March 2019 (diff | hist) . . (+1,678). . N Tahiyyat prayer(Created page with "Tahiyyat prayer or prayer for Tahiyyat of the mosque is a recommended prayer for respecting the mosque. It is recommended to perform two rak’as of prayer for Tahiyyat [regar...")
  • 17:47, 4 March 2019 (diff | hist) . . (+1,805). . N Foundational elements of Hajj(Created page with "Foundational elements of hajj are a part of hajj rituals, intentional abandoning of them invalidates hajj. Alth0ugh, there are different views about some of them, fiqh scholar...")
  • 17:04, 4 March 2019 (diff | hist) . . (+9,501). . N Sura al-Hajj(Created page with "Sura al-Hajj is the 22nd of the Qur’an. It is a Madani sura located in juz’ 17. This sura is named due to mentioning some rulings and issues about hajj in verses 25 to 37...")
  • 16:22, 22 February 2019 (diff | hist) . . (+4,144). . N Sahw Prostration(Created page with "Sahw prostration [prostration of inadvertence] refers to two prostrations which are performed after the end of the prayer as a compensation for some mistakes during the prayer...")
  • 17:51, 19 February 2019 (diff | hist) . . (+2,179). . N Istibra’(Created page with "Istibra’ is a recommended act in fiqh, which men perform after discharge of urine or semen, so that the urethra is cleaned from remnants of najis substances. Therefore, if a...")
  • 18:30, 12 February 2019 (diff | hist) . . (+15). . m Sura al-Anbiya'
  • 18:29, 12 February 2019 (diff | hist) . . (+9,194). . N Sura al-Anbiya'(Created page with "Sura al-Anbiya’ is 21st sura of the Qur’an. It is a Makki sura located in juz’ 17. Naming of this sura as al-Anbiya’ is due to mentioning the names of 16 prophets in t...")
  • 20:36, 1 February 2019 (diff | hist) . . (+7,842). . N Sura Yunus(Created page with "Sura Yunus is the 10th sura of the Qur’an. It is a Makki sura located in juz’ 11. This sura was named Yunus because it explains the life of Prophet Yunus. Sura Yunus speak...")
  • 20:57, 30 January 2019 (diff | hist) . . (+6,672). . N Sura al-Jinn(Created page with "Sura al-Jinn is 72nd sura of the Qur’an. It is a Makki sura located in juz’ 29. Naming this sura “al-Jinn” is due to the existence of the word “al-Jinn” in the fir...")
  • 17:31, 28 January 2019 (diff | hist) . . (+9,162). . N Sura Luqman(Created page with "Sura Luqman is 31st sura of the Qur’an. It is a Makki sura located in juz’ 21. This sura is called Luqman because it mentions the name of Luqman and his pieces of advice t...")
  • 22:21, 24 January 2019 (diff | hist) . . (+7,771). . N Sura al-Shura(Created page with "Sura al-Shura is 42nd sura of the Qur’an. It is a Makki sura located in juz’ 25. The name of this sura is adopted from its verse 38, where it is mentioned as one of the at...")
  • 11:18, 22 January 2019 (diff | hist) . . (+8,429). . N Islah dhat al-bayn(Created page with "Islah dhat al-bayn is making reconciliation between people, turning bad relation between persons and groups to a good one and strengthening social and individual bonds. Islah...")
  • 10:58, 21 January 2019 (diff | hist) . . (+2,439). . N Al-Mawsu'at al-Kubra 'an Fatimat al-Zahra (book)(Created page with "Al-Mawsu’at al-Kubra ‘an Fatimat al-Zahra (a) is a collection of 25 volumes of books in Arabic about Lady Fatima al-Zahra (a) written by Isma’il Ansari Zanjani. He began...")
  • 18:23, 20 January 2019 (diff | hist) . . (+2,118). . N Bayt al-ahzan (book)(Created page with "Bayt al-ahzan fi masa’ib Sayyidat al-niswan (a) is a historical book in Arabic about the life of Lady Fatima al-Zahra (a). Shaykh ‘Abbas Qummi, a Shi’a scholar of 14th c...")
  • 12:36, 18 January 2019 (diff | hist) . . (+1,741). . N Muhasaba(Created page with "Muhasaba or muhasabat al-nafs is one’s observation of his actions and inspection of their good and bad ones. Muhasaba is after musharata and muraqaba. Scholars of ethics br...")
  • 09:52, 18 January 2019 (diff | hist) . . (+1,801). . N Musharata(Created page with "Musharata is setting out conditions by a person for himself to do good deeds and avoid bad deeds. According to the views of the teachers of ethics, musharata is the first step...")
  • 19:05, 10 January 2019 (diff | hist) . . (+7,324). . N Sura Saba'(Created page with "Sura Saba is 34th sura of the Qur’an. It is a Makki sura located in juz’ 22. This sura is named Saba’ because of mentioning the history of the people of Saba’ in this...")
  • 17:52, 3 January 2019 (diff | hist) . . (+778). . N Islamic Unity week(Created page with "The Week of Unity is a period of one week between Rabi’ al-Awwal 12th (anniversary of the noble Prophet’s (a) birthday according to Sunni hadiths) and Rabi’ al-Awwal 17t...")
  • 17:34, 3 January 2019 (diff | hist) . . (+6,424). . N Taqarrub(Created page with "Taqarrub [“seeking proximity”] means seeking closeness to God. Taqarrub is referred to in the Qur’an by different expressions such as “qurb” [“closeness”], “Ta...")
  • 18:27, 1 January 2019 (diff | hist) . . (+2,890). . N Holding the Qur'an on the Head(Created page with "Holing the Qur’an on the head is among the rituals Shi’a perform in the nights of Qadr. In this act, people hold the Qur’an on the head and ask God by the rights of the...")
  • 18:01, 31 December 2018 (diff | hist) . . (+2,809). . N Tahajjud(Created page with "Tahajjud means keeping vigil at night for performing night prayer, asking for forgiveness and reciting the Qru’an. According to the verse “And keep vigil for a part of the...")
  • 19:17, 30 December 2018 (diff | hist) . . (+1,986). . N Musnad al-Imam al-Shahid (book)(Created page with "Musnad al-Imam al-Shahid Abi ‘Abd Allah al-Husayn b. Ali (a) is a historical book in Arabic written by ‘Aziz Allah ‘Atarudi. The book is in three volumes and discusses t...")
  • 20:46, 29 December 2018 (diff | hist) . . (+3,314). . N Waqayi' al-ayyam (book)(Created page with "Waqayi’ al-ayyam is a book in Persian written by Mulla Ali Wa’ez Khiyabani. It was published in four volumes about the events and rituals of some hijri months. Most of the...")
  • 19:27, 29 December 2018 (diff | hist) . . (+2,734). . N Mir'at al-ahwal jahan nama (book)(Created page with "Mir’at al-ahwal jahan nama is a book in Persian in two volumes written by Aqa Ahmad Kermanshahi (d. 1235 AH). It is a comprehensive travel log of the author’s journey to d...")
  • 12:25, 29 December 2018 (diff | hist) . . (+1,869). . N Al-Ard wa al-turbat al-Husayniyya (book)(Created page with "Al-Ard wa al-turbat al-Husayniyya is a book in Arabic written by Muhammad Husayn Kashif al-Ghita’. First, it was supposed to be written as an article for an English encyclop...")
  • 21:11, 28 December 2018 (diff | hist) . . (+5,123). . N Islah Dhat al-Bayn Verse(Created page with "The verse Islah Dhat Bayt is verse 9 of sura al-Hujurat. This verse gives some instructions for protecting and correcting the Islamic society, guarding the soul, property and...")
  • 20:22, 26 December 2018 (diff | hist) . . (+4,173). . N Hasan Ali Nijabat Shirazi(Created page with "Hasan’ali Nijabat Shirazi (1296 – 1368 Sh.) was a Shi’a mystic and faqih and among the students of Sayyid Ali Qadi Tabataba’i. He and Sayyid ‘Abd al-Husayn Dastgheyb...")
  • 11:14, 26 December 2018 (diff | hist) . . (+1,892). . N Sayyid Muhammad Quli Musawi Hindi(Created page with "Sayyid Muhammad Quli Musawi Hindi Neyshaburi known as ‘Allama Kanturi was a Shi’a scholar in hadiths, fiqh and theology and a historian in India. He was a Sayyid and his l...")
  • 09:30, 26 December 2018 (diff | hist) . . (+1,960). . N Muraqaba(Created page with "Muraqiba is the observation of human being over his actions, speeches and thoughts to avoid disobedience of divine orders. It is the second stage of the three stages of recomm...")
  • 18:47, 25 December 2018 (diff | hist) . . (+1,079). . N Zuhhad Thamaniya(Created page with "Zuhhad Thamaniya were eight famous ascetics in early Islam namely ‘Amir b. ‘Abd Qeys, Hurm b. Hayyan, Rabi’ b. Khuthaym, Uways Qarani, Abu Muslim Khulani, Masruq b. Ajda...")
  • 17:20, 25 December 2018 (diff | hist) . . (+5,917). . N Courage(Created page with "Shuja’a (courage) is among moral virtues meaning bravery and in ethics, it is considered the middle point between fearlessness and fearfulness. In verses and hadiths, courag...")
  • 18:39, 24 December 2018 (diff | hist) . . (+2,075). . N Al-Dujayl Massacre(Created page with "Dujayl massacre refers to the attack of Baath forces in 1402 AH to Dujayl, Iraq which led to the killing of 148 people. This attack was made by the order of Saddam Hussein in...")
  • 17:05, 24 December 2018 (diff | hist) . . (+1,966). . N Dujayl(Created page with "Dujayl is a city in Iraq with a majority of Shi’a citizens. Saddam Hussein killed some of the people of Dujayl in reaction to his unsuccessful assassination and was executed...")
  • 21:19, 23 December 2018 (diff | hist) . . (+1,997). . N Akhund Seminary (Najaf)(Created page with "The Seminary School of Akhund referred to three big, average and small schools in Najaf, which were built by Akhund Mulla Muhammad Kazim Khurasani during his religious authori...")
  • 19:19, 23 December 2018 (diff | hist) . . (+4,878). . N Chastity(Created page with "‘Iffat [“chastity”] is among moral virtues meaning chastity. It is a characteristic which protects the person from committing forbidden actions. In ethics, chastity is a...")
  • 21:32, 22 December 2018 (diff | hist) . . (+2,377). . N Prayer of Sunday in Dhu l-Qa'da(Created page with "Prayer of Sunday in Dhu al-Qi’da is four rak’as of prayer recommended to be performed on one of the Sundays of Dhu al-Qi’da. Many merits are mentioned in hadiths for it,...")
  • 19:30, 22 December 2018 (diff | hist) . . (+18,063). . N Palestine(Created page with "Palestine is a Muslim country where al-Aqsa Mosque is located. Palestine is a neighbor of Lebanon, Jordan, Syria and Egypt. The capital of Palestine is Jerusalem and the citie...")
  • 17:37, 20 December 2018 (diff | hist) . . (+3,423). . N Wara’(Created page with "Wara’ means piety. It is a spiritual state which protects the soul and keeps it away from slipping. Wara’ is a position higher than taqwa where a person avoids doubtful is...")
  • 21:58, 19 December 2018 (diff | hist) . . (+2,174). . N Ibsar al-'ayn fi ansar al-Husayn (book)(Created page with "Ibsar al-‘ayn fi ansar al-Husayn (a) is written by Shaykh Muhammad Samawi (d. 1370 AH) about the companions of Imam al-Husayn (a) in the event of Karbala and before that, in...")
  • 19:43, 19 December 2018 (diff | hist) . . (+5,675). . N Zuhd(Created page with "Zuhd [“Ascetism”] means lack of desire toward the world and is considered among moral virtues. Zuhd is a spiritual state which brings about attention toward the hereafter,...")
  • 17:59, 18 December 2018 (diff | hist) . . (+3,543). . N Maqtal-i jami'-i Sayyid al-Shuhada' (a) (book)(Created page with "Tarikh-e qiyam va maqtal-e jami’-e Sayyid al-Shuhada (a) [“History of the uprising and comprehensive maqtal of Sayyid al-Shuhada”] is a maqtal and historical book in Per...")
  • 19:28, 17 December 2018 (diff | hist) . . (+1,807). . N Bazaar of Damascus(Created page with "Bazaar of Sham or Hamidiyya Bazaar is a historical market in Damascus in which the captives of Karbala were passed through by the order of Yazid b. Mu’awiya. It is mentioned...")

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