All over history and in all societies there has always been the same relationship between the Prophets and the pompous people living in luxury. This relationship points to a norm of history. It...
Yes, in the next world only the culprits will be punished. But this worldly punishment is more extensive and affects the culprit and the innocent alike. Hence the two previous verses have nothing to...
As we have said the Qur'anic concept of the norms of history has been mentioned in a large number of its verses and the fact of their existence has been emphasized in many ways. In some verses the...
Shiism in the Course of History 2 Abu 'l-Wafa' al-Ghunaymi al-Taftazani, another Sunni scholar, says the following: "Numerous researchers of the past and the present, in both the East and the West,...
Shiism in the Course of History 1 Scholars and researchers have expressed different views concerning the birth of Shiism and its first appearance. Others too have attempted to evaluate it,...
The History of The Shia Islam (4) Shi'ism During the 2nd/8th Century During the latter part of the first third of the 2nd/8th century, following a series of revolutions and bloody wars throughout the...
History of Shia Islam Jurisprudence and Jurisprudents (1) The study of jurisprudence is one of the most extensive studies in Islam. Its history is older than all the other Islamic studies. It has...
What Book is The Nahjul Balagha? It is necessary, at the beginning, to provide our brothers and sisters with a brief introduction to the Nahj-ul-Balagha. As you know, the Nahj-ul-Balagha is a...