Imam Sadiq (peace be upon him) International Institute is pleased to announce the launch of its online Shop where you can buy all the available courses in video and audio format along with other reading material.
Considering the great demand for these courses and the limitations in sending course DVDs to different [...]
According to most historians, on the eighth of Rabi 'al-Thani in the year 232 AH, the world was honored with the birth of Imam_Hassan_Askari (peace be upon him), the eleventh Imam of the Shiites. His father, Imam_Hadi (peace be upon him), nicknamed him Aba Muhammad. It is stated that he was very [...]
Imam Sadiq (peace be upon him) Online Seminary proudly announces the inauguration of its Arabic section on the blessed occasion of the birth anniversary of the Holy Prophet (peace be upon him and his holy progeny) and Imam Sadiq (peace be upon him)
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?The birth of Imam Sadiq (peace be upon him) is a blessed occasion not only for the Shias, who are known as Ja’farī but for the whole of Islam. The Imam was able to continue the legacy of imparting knowledge to the students of Islam, the foundation of which was laid down [...]
As we commemorate the martyrdom anniversary of Imam Sajjad (peace be upon him) one cannot forget the difficult times enforced upon him.
In the plains of Karbala, he saw all his family members being martyred including his father, the Imam of his time, al-Husain (peace be upon him) yet due to illness wasn’t [...]
Words cannot describe the events that befell on the 10th of Muharram 61 AH. The skies wept blood and the storms turned red. The grandson of the Prophet of Islam, the 3rd Imam was martyred in the most horrendous ways possible. Imam Ridha (peace be upon him) says to Rayyan, ‘If you [...]
Some of the etiquettes mentioned in the Hadith hereof are from Imam Ridha (peace be upon him) to Rayyan, famously known as Ibn-Shabib.
- 1st of Muharram is the day on which Zakariya prayed to his Lord to grant him a pure progeny and God fulfilled his prayer. Therefore, just as God [...]
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When Imam Hadi (peace be upon him) was 8 years old, the caliph, the one who had martyred his father, called upon Al-Junaydi to teach the child about Islam. Al-Junydi was a supporter of the caliphate and an enemy of the Ahl al-Bayt (peace be [...]
Undoubtedly, the day of Ghadir is the day when the religion of Allah was perfected. The role of the prophet in delivering the religion of Allah was accomplished and thereafter the role of the Imams, to spread and protect it, began.
Under the scorching sun, in the valley of Ghadir, the [...]
In the Name of Allah, the Beneficient, the Merciful
? Imam Sadiq (peace be upon him) Online Seminary takes pride in announcing that by the grace of Allah and the blessings of the Imam of our time (may Allah hasten his reappearance), it has been able to quench the thirst of thousands [...]
On the Auspicious Occasion of the day of ‘Arafah, Imam Sadiq (peace be upon him) Online Seminary Extends its Condolences on the Sad Event of the Martyrdom of Muslim ibn Aqil, the ambassador of Imam Husain (peace be upon him)
If one missed the blessings of the Night of Qadr then [...]
Imam Sadiq (peace be upon him) Online Seminary Offers Heartfelt Condolences on the Martyrdom Anniversary of Imam Baqir, the illuminator of Knowledge (peace be upon him)
Imam Baqir (peace be upon him) was born in Medina on the 1st of Rajab 57 AH. He was present and witnessed the tragedy [...]
Marriage is one of the most important institutions in Islam. It completes a major part of our faith. Children born out of a marriage built upon the principles of Islam bear fruits that are a source of peace and honor in both worlds.
One such marriage that will never be repeated was between [...]
At 25 years of age, Imam Jawad (peace be upon him) was the youngest martyred Imam. He was only four years old when his father, Imam Ridha (peace be upon him) under the enforced circumstances by Ma’mun had to leave his child and migrate to Khorasan.
To convince the Shias that he had [...]
According to a narration, the martyrdom of Imam Ali Ridha (peace be upon him) occurred on the 23rd of Dhul al-Qa’dah. While commemorating the martyrdom of this gracious Imam it befits to remember one of the incidents wherein the Imam shows the way and also warns his followers who are not cautious [...]
11th of Dhu al-Qa’dah marks the birth anniversary of an Imam who was pivotal in distinguishing right from wrong. Islam has pillars that need to be adhered to accomplish the goal of creation. If people reject them, then they can strive but their struggle will only take them away from the righteous [...]