Martyrdom of Al-Imam Al-Hasan (AS)

The Second Imām (Hasan bin ‘Ali)Name: Hasan.Agnomen: Abu Muhammad.Title: Al-Mujtaba.Father: ‘Ali bin Abi Tālib.Mother: Fātimah, daughter of the Prophet.Birth: 15 Ramadhān, 3 years after hijrah in Medina.Death: 28 Safar 50 years after hijrah in Medina. Birth & Early LifeImam Hasan al-Mujtaba —upon whom be peace— was the second Imam. He and his brother Husayn were More

Program Muharram 1442 AH

Imam Al-Khoei Islamic Center New York Muharram Programs 1442/2020 Thursday, August 20th to Tuesday, September 1st.  Regulations and Procedures: All programs will be live streamed via al-khoei.org. In person programs will adhere to strict CDC and NYS health guidelines. Masks must always be worn, and attendees must practice social distancing. All attendees must enter and exit using More

The Grand Ayatollah Sistani expressed his deep regret over the painful incident in Beirut and called on world’s benefactors to show solidarity and help Lebanese people.

The Grand Ayatollah Sistani issued a statement following the horrific explosion in the Lebanese capital Beirut. The statement of the Supreme Religious Authority of World’s Shia Muslims reads: In the name of God, The Most Compassionate, The Most Merciful The Supreme Religious Authority in Najaf Ashraf expressed his deep sorrow and regret over the painful More

New York, July 19, 2020 – An online meeting was organized on Saturday, July 11, 2020 to discuss the future plans of the Shia Islamic centers located around the northeastern seaboard and what these centers are contemplating with respect to the upcoming months of Muharram and Safar.

New York, July 19, 2020 – An online meeting was organized on Saturday, July 11, 2020 to discuss the future plans of the Shia Islamic centers located around the northeastern seaboard and what these centers are contemplating with respect to the upcoming months of Muharram and Safar. Following are the highlights of the meeting: The More

In the Name of Allah, the Compassionate the Merciful The office of His Eminence Sayyid Ali al-Sistani (may he live long)

1- Many beneficial Hussein gatherings are broadcasted live on TV stations and on the internet, and religious and cultural centers and institutions should coordinate with good preachers and pioneers in this regard and must mobilize and urge the believers to listen to them and interact with them while they are in their places of residence More

The Infallibles: Imam Muhammad Al Taqi (as)

Imam Muhammad Al-Taqi (as)Name: Muhammad bin ‘Ali.Titles: At-Taqi, Al-Jawad.Kuniyya: Abu Ja’far.Father: Imam ‘Ali Ridha (as)Mother: Sabika (also known as Khaizarun).Birth: 10th Rajab 195 a.h. Madina.Death: 29th Dhulqa’da 220 a.h. Baghdad. Buried in Kadhmain.His Parents & BirthHe was the only son of Imam ‘Ali Ridha (as) The Prophet (S) had said:“My father be sacrificed on the More