By Sir Muhammad Zafrullah Khan Judge of the International Court of Justice Published by: Bait-ul-Zafar 86-71 Palo Alto Street Hollis, NY 11423 Phone: (718) 479-3345 Phone/Fax: (718) 479-3346 The Concept of Justice in Islam A broad definition of justice, of course, is to render to everyone his due. Islam, however, […]

Al-Azhar’s historic fatwa on Shias

October 14, 2016 SHAFAQNA IN COLLABORATION WITH THE WORLD SHIA FORUM – The following is the transcript of an interview which was conducted with al-Azhar’s most senior authority: Dr. Ahmad al-Tayyib with Al Neel Egyptian TV channel. In the interview Dr al-Tayyib rejects the notion of takfir in reference to Shia […]

The Day of ‘Ashura

Ninaras/Wikimedia Commons/Creative Commons 4.0 By Huda Islam Expert ‘Ashura is a religious observance marked every year by Muslims. The word ‘ashura literally means “10th,” as it is on the 10th day of Muharram, the first month of the Islamic year. ‘Ashura is an ancient observance that is now recognized for […]