Political thought and legacy of Khomeini
The Political thought and legacy of Grand Ayatollah Seyyed Ruhollah Mustafavi Khomeini refers to the impact of the religious and political ideas of that leader of the Iranian Revolution, one of the ma...
Political thought and legacy of Khomeini - Wikipedia
The 'Iraqi Rambo' Has Killed 1,500 ISIS Members And Is A Beast
Meet the ultimate tool in the fight against ISIS – the Iraqi Rambo. Abu Azrael – which roughly translates to ‘The Angel of Death’ – is purportedly the leader of a Shi’ite militia, the Imam Ali Brigade...
Shia Islam
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Shia Islam
The Shia (/ˈʃiːə/; Arabic: شيعة‎ Shīʿah), or the Shiites (/ˈʃiːaɪts/), represent the second largest denomination of Islam.Adherents of Shia Islam are called Shias or the Shi'a as a collectiv...
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Hokumat-e Islami : Velayat-e faqih (book by Khomeini)
Velayat-e faqih (Persian: ولایت فقیه‎, velāyat-e faqīh), also known as Islamic Government (Persian: حکومت اسلامی‎, Hokumat-i Eslami), is a book by the Iranian Shia Muslim cleric and revolu...
Hokumat-e Islami : Velayat-e faqih (book by Khomeini) - Wikipedia
The Battle of Karbala
The Battle of Karbala took place on Muharram 10, in the year 61 AH of the Islamic calendar (October 10, 680 AD) in Karbala, situated in present day Iraq. The battle was between a small group of suppor...
The Battle of Karbala - Wikipedia
The 'Iraqi Rambo' Has Killed 1,500 ISIS Members And Is A Beast
Meet the ultimate tool in the fight against ISIS – the Iraqi Rambo. Abu Azrael – which roughly translates to ‘The Angel of Death’ – is purportedly the leader of a Shi’ite militia, the Imam Ali Brigade...
The Twelve Imams
The Twelve Imams are the spiritual and political successors to the Islamic prophet Muhammad in the Twelver or Athnā‘ashariyyah branch of Shia Islam and in Alevi Islam.According to the theology of Twel...
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Shi'a clergy
In Shi'a Islam the guidance of clergymen and keeping such a structure holds a great importance. The clergy structure depends on the branch of Shi'ism is being referred to.
Usooli and Akhbari Shia ...
History of Shi'a Islam
Shī‘a Islam, also known as Shi‘ite Islam or Shi‘ism, is the second largest branch of Islam after Sunni Islam. Shias adhere to the teachings of Muhammad and the religious guidance of his family (who ar...
History of Shi'a Islam - Wikipedia
The verse of purification
The verse of purification is part of the 33rd verse of Surah al-Ahzab of Qur'an, which says:33:30 "O wives of the Prophet, whoever of you should commit a clear immorality - for her the punishment woul...
Buyid dynasty
The Buyid dynasty or the Buyids (Persian: آل بویه‎ Āl-e Buye), also known as Buwaihids, Bowayhids, Buyahids, or Buyyids, was a Shia dynasty which originated from Lahijan in Dailam.The Buyid dyna...
Buyid dynasty - Wikipedia
Ismah
‘Iṣmah or ‘Isma (Arabic: عِصْمَة‎; literally, "protection") is a concept in Islamic theology that is more prominently discussed in Shia theology. It is alternately translated as "impeccabil...
List of Ismaili imams
This is a list of the Imams recognized by the Ismaili Shia and their sub-branches. Imams are considered members of the Ahl al-Bayt, the family of Muhammad.
Ismailis share the following Imāms with ...
Hadith of the two weighty things
The Hadith al-Thaqalayn refers to a saying (hadith) about al-Thaqalayn, which translates to "the two weighty things." In this hadith Muhammad referred to the Qur'an and Ahl al-Bayt ('people of the hou...
Shia view of the Sahaba
The term aṣ-ṣaḥābah (Arabic: الصحابة‎ meaning "the companions", from the verb صَحِبَ meaning "accompany", "keep company with", "associate with") refers to the companions, disciples, scribes...
Shia days of remembrance
Following page lists various days of celebration/mourning/remembrance of Shi'a Muslims.
Following is list of days of celebration/mourning/remembrance as observed by Shi'a Twelver Muslims:
Criticism of Twelver Shi'ism
Criticism of Twelver Shia Islam dates from the initial rift between the primary factions of Islam, the Sunni and Shia. Further, Shia commentators and authorities, such as Musa al-Musawi and Ali Sharia...
Shi'a-Sunni relations
Sunni and Shia Islam are the two major denominations of Islam. The demographic breakdown between the two denominations is difficult to assess and varies by source, but a good approximation is that 85–...
Shi'a-Sunni relations - Wikipedia
Ja'fari jurisprudence
Jaʿfarī school of thought, Ja`farite School, Jaʿfarī jurisprudence or Jaʿfarī Fiqh is the school of jurisprudence of most Shi'a Muslims, derived from the name of Jaʿfar as-Ṣādiq, the 6th Shi'a Imam. ...
Ja'fari jurisprudence - Wikipedia
Twelvers
Twelver Shi'a Islam or Imamiyyah (Arabic: اثنا عشرية‎, Athnā‘ashariyyah or Ithnā‘ashariyyah; Persian: شیعه دوازده‌امامی‎, [ʃiːʔe-je dævɑzdæh emɑmiː]) is the largest branch of Shi'a Isl...
Twelvers - Wikipedia
Eid al-Ghadeer
Eid al-Ghadeer, observed by Shia Muslims on the 18th of Dhu al-Hijjah in the Islamic calendar, is a celebration of the appointment of Ali ibn Abi Talib by the Islamic prophet Muhammad as his successor...
Eid al-Ghadeer - Wikipedia
Shia view of Abu Bakr

Abu Bakr is reported to have been an acquaintance of the Prophet Muhammad before the Prophet announced his Prophethood. Beyond this not much is known about Abu Bakr's early life except that he wa...
Hussein ibn Ali
al-Ḥusayn ibn ‘Alī ibn Abī Ṭālib (Arabic: الحسين بن علي بن أبي طالب‎‎; 11 January 626 CE – 10 October 680 CE) (3rd / 4th Sha'aban 4 AH – 10th Muharram 61 AH), sometimes spelled Hussei...
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Umar at Fatimah's house
Umar at Fatimah's house (in Arabic حرق الدار, means the burnt house) refers to the controversial event where Umar came to the house of Fatimah, the daughter of the Islamic prophet Muhammad, in order t...
Hadith of the pond of Khumm
The Hadith of the pond of Khumm (Arabic: غدير خم‎) is an account of a speech given by Muhammad on 18th of Dhu al-Hijjah of 10 AH in the Islamic calendar (March 16, 632 AD) at Ghadir Khumm, w...
Hadith of the pond of Khumm - Wikipedia
Imamah (Shi'a doctrine)
Imāmah (Arabic: إمامة‎) is the Shia Islam doctrine of religious, spiritual and political leadership of the Ummah. The Shīa believe that the A'immah ("Imāms") are the true Caliphs or rightful...
Imamah (Shi'a doctrine) - Wikipedia
Social occultation
Social occultation occurs when a particular set of cultural values and beliefs combine with the operation of personal and mass media communication functions leads to lacunae, or blind spots.Intentiona...
List of countries by Muslim population
Muslims constitute the world's second largest religious group. According to a 2010 study and released January 2011, Islam has 1.57 billion adherents, making up over 23% of the world population. Most M...
Zaidiyyah
Zaidiyya or Zaidism (Arabic: الزيدية az-zaydiyya, adjective form Zaidi or Zaydi) is an early sect which emerged out of Shi'a Islam named after Zayd ibn ʻAlī, the grandson of Husayn ibn ʻAlī. Followers...