November 2013

27th Day Ashura Mourning

On Saturday, 30th November, 2013 (27th Muharram,1435AH) Ashura mourning continued at Husainiyya Baqiyyatullah, Zaria.

Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky (H) spoke on Yazid's intention which was to kill Imam Ali Ibn Husain (AS) so as to vanish their existance (Ahlul Bayt) and keep others as hostages. He seek for advice from his people and majority of them told him to kill them only few told him to treat them well.

26th Day Ashura Mourning

On Friday 29th November, 2013 (26th Muharram, 1435AH) mourning the event of Ashura continued at Husainiyya Baqiyyatullah, Zaria.

Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky spoke on Imam Ali Ibn Husain (Imam Sajjad/ Zainul Abideen) (AS) addressed the crowd where he made all the people cried painfully and regreted what they did only those who fought the followers of Imam Husain (AS) intentionally and knew his personality.

Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky (H) led the Maghrib and Isha'i prayer, followed by the closing prayer.

25th Day Ashura Mourning

On Thursday 28th November, 2013 (25th Muharram, 1435AH) Ashura mourning continued at Husainiyya Baqiyyatullah, Zaria.

Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky (H) Spoke on how they travelled the family members of Imam Husain (AS) roughly to Sham. After reaching Yazid's palace, the family members of Imam Husain (AS) gave speech.

Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky (H) led the Maghrib and Isha'i prayer, Dua'ul Khumail followed by closing prayer. 

Angola bans Islam as mosquesclosed, demolished

According to a report published by the
Cairo Post : http://
thecairopost.youm7.com over 60
mosques have been demolished or
closed. Below is text of the report as
posted on the webiste.
CAIRO and LISBON: Over 60 mosques
have been closed or demolished in
predominantly Christian Angola over the
last two months, in a government
initiative ostensibly targeting mosques
built without authorization. International
media reports since Sunday claim Angola
has “banned” Islam, and the country’s

24th Day Ashura Mourning

On Wednesday, 2013 (24th Muharram, 1435AH) Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky (H) read the Tafsir of the holy Qur'an which usually take place every Wednesday by 4:30pm at Husainiyya Baqiyyatullah, Zaria.

Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky led the Maghrib and Isha'i prayer, Ziyaratu Ashura followed by the closing prayer.

23rd Day Ashura Mourning in Zaria

On Tuesday, 26th November, 2013 (23rd Muharram, 1435AH) mourning of Ashura event continued at Husainiyya Baqiyyatullah, Zaria.

Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky (H) continued from where he stopped yesterday when the family members of Imam Husain (AS) gave speech at Ibn Ziyyad palace. The conversion continued between the followers of Imam Husain (AS) and that of Ibn Ziyyad (LA).

22nd Day Ashura Morning

On Monday, 25th November, 2013 (22nd Muharram 1435AH) Sheikh Ibraheeem Zakzaky (H) read Nahjul Balagha lessons which usaually takes place every monday by 4:30pm at Husainiyya Baqiyyatullah, Zaria.

 Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky (H) led the Maghrib and Isha'i prayer, Ziyaratu Ashura followed by the closing prayer.

21st Day Ashura Mourning

On Sunday 24th November, 2013 (21st Muharram, 1435AH) Ashura mourning continued at Husainyya Baqiyyatullah, Zaria.

Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky (H) continued from where they took the family members of Imam Husain (AS) to kufa by Umar Ibn Sa'ad, Sayyida Zainab Bnt Ali (AS), Fatimatus Sugra Bnt Husain (AS), Ali Ibn Husain (AS) gave speech at the palace which made all the people present cried painfully.

Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky led the Maghrib and Isha'i prayer, Ziyaratu Ashura, followed by the closing prayer.

20th Day Ashura Mourning

On Saturday 23rd November, 2013 (20th Muharram, 1435AH), mourning Ashura event continued at Husainiyya Baqiyyatullah, Zaria.

 Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky (H) Spoke on how people denied the important of Ahlul Bayt (AS) even though they respect the Arabs and Quraysh because the Holy prophet came from them but neglected Banu Hashim, the tribe the Holy prophet came from.

 Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky (H) led the Maghrib and Isha'i prayer, Ziyaratu Ashura, Dua'ul Faraj, followed by the closing prayer. 

Re- Northern Nigeria: An Iranian haven's future implications

By Ibrahim Usman: From all indication, a hand behind the curtain is aggressively impatient to fuel trouble in Nigeria. The series of syndicated write-ups being promoted through the international media (re-echoed by Nigerian media), by so-called research centers, have exposed sponsors of this calculated campaign of calumny. The subjects of these write-ups have always been Iran, Hizbullah and the Islamic Movement under the spiritual guidance of Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky.

RE: Northern Nigeria: An Iranian haven's future implications

By Dr A. Danladi: Few months ago, one Anayochukwu Agbo of the Tell magazine was commissioned to carry a malicious and defamatory script to tarnish the image of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria. Similar or almost the same mischievous articles were reechoed by other print media. This time around it is a combination of Konye Obaji Ori and Charles Idem of The African Reporter that have been given the dirty job. The same allegations of Iranian backing and arming the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) are carried, only that this time more carelessly and recklessly.

19th Day Ashura Mourning

On Friday 22nd November, 2013 (19th Muharram,1435AH ) mourning of Ashura event continued at Husainiyya Baqiyyatullah, Zaria. 

Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky (H) spoke on how Angels and Jins cried and cursed the people responsible for the dead of Imam Husain (AS) and his followers.

Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky (H) headed the Maghrib and Isha'i prayer, he made mentioned that on 19th Muharram was the day the family members and  of Imam Husain (AS) were taken to Sham from kufa. Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky (H) read Hadisul Kisa followed by the closing prayer. 

18th Day Ashura Mourning

On Thursday 21st November, 2013 (18th Muharram, 1435AH), mourning the event of Ashura continued at Husainiyya Baqiyyatullah, Zaria.

Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky (H) spoke on how the armies of Ibn Ziyad (LA) treated the dead bodies of the followers of  Imam Husain (AS) where they beheaded them so as to be rewarded by Yazid (LA).

Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky (H) headed the Maghrib and Isha'i prayer, Dua'ul Khumail followed by the closing prayer.

Ashura Mourning in Jalingo

Ashurah mourning gathering commenced in Jalingo on Monday 1st Muharram, 1435, In the first 10 days of the gathering the attendees where opportune to listing to lectures concerning the tragedy of Ashurah in the evening from different scholars, and after the magrib prayers watched this year’s Ashurah Mourning gathering whis is taking place at Hussainiyya Baqiyatullah, Zaria.

On 10th and 11th Muharram members of the Islamic movement also donates their blood free for the sake of Imam Hussain (a.s) the procession also took place on 11th Muharram.

17th Day Ashura Mourning

On Wednesday 20th November, 2013 (17th Muharram, 1435AH), Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky (H) read the tafsir of the holy Qur'an which normally takes place every wednesday by 4:30pm at Husainiyya Baqiyyatullah, Zaria.

Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky (H) led the Maghrib and Isha'i prayer, Ziyaratu Ashura followed by the closing prayer 

Muslims observe Ashura in Kashmir

Even as the government authorities imposed stringent restrictions in Kashmir's capital city Srinagar to prevent Shia Muslims from commemorating Ashura, mourning processions were held across Indian-Controlled Kashmir, the only Muslim state in India. The processions saw thousands of people, cutting across sects, marching together in unison and paying tribute to the martyrs of Karbala.

The mourners poured into the streets, reciting soul-stirring elegies and hymns and beating their chest in a spirit of devotion. 

15th Day Ashura Mourning

On Monday 18th November, 2013 (15th Muharram,1435AH), Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky (H) read Nahjul Balagha lesson which normally takes place by 4;30pm at Husainiyya Baqiyyatullah, Zaria.

Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky (H) led the Maghrib and Isha'i prayer, Ziyaratu Ashura, Dua'ul Faraj followed by the closing prayer.

14ty Day Ashura Mourning

On Sunday, 17th November, 2013 (14th Muharram, 1435AH), Ashuara Mourning continued at Husainiyya Baqiyyatullah, Zaria.

Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky (H) spoke on how the followers of Imam Husain (AS) fought till their last breath. He also spoke on how his remainig family members fought the enemies

Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky (H) headed the Maghrib and Isha’I prayer, Ziyaratu Ashura followed the closing prayer.

 

13th Day Ashura Mourning

On Saturday, 16th November, 2013 (13th Muharram, 1435AH), Ashuara Mourning continued at Husainiyya Baqiyyatullah, Zaria.

 Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky (H) continued from where He stopped yesterday, where he said the followers of Imam Husain (AS) fought fearlessly for the sake of Allah until they were all killed remaining only his family members.

 Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky (H) led the Maghrib and Isha’i prayer, Ziyaratu Ashura followed by the closing prayer.

12th Day Ashura Mourning

On Friday 15th November, 2013 (12th Muharram, 1435AH) was the 12th day of mourning the event of karbala at Husainiyya Baqiyyatullah, Zaria.

Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky (H) spoke on the courage showed by the followers of Imam Husain (AS) where he said even though they were very few in number compared to the followers of Yazid, they stood firmly and fought the followers of Umar Ibn Sa'ad (LA) for the sake of Allah (SWT).   

Ashura Procession In Jos, Plateau State Capital

Tens of thousand of mourners thronged Jos, Plateau state capital to commemorate the annual Ashura mourning ceremony in honour of the matyrdom of Imam Husain (a.s) at Karbala.
The procession started at around 9 a.m, from Jos central mosque and follows all the major street of Jos. The procession end 11:30am at Masallacin Juma'a in the closing speech Mallam Adamu TSoho Jos urged Muslims to adhere strictly to the school of Ahlul Bayt, which he says is the right school of taught.

10th Day Of Muharram 1435AH Mourning of Imam Hussain (AS) At Husainiyya Baqiyyatullah, Zaria (2nd Audio)

Download the Audio Version of Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky (H) 's Speech on the 10th Muharram at Husainiyya Baqiyyatullah, Zaria ( 2nd audio). Sheikh Zakzaky(H) has revealed the plans which are made to attack the Ashura Procession in Zaria. You can listen to all what Sheikh said by downloading the audio here.

11th Day Ashura Mourning

On Thursday 14th November, 2013 (11th Muharram, 1435AH), Ashura Mourning continued at Husainiyya Baqiyyatullah, Zaria.

Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky (H) Said if not Imam Husain (AS) who on earth can occupy the heart of people? He further said Imam Husain (AS) had only one soul which he gave to Allah/ sacrificed for the sake of Allah (SWT) and Allah (SWT) gave him the soul of many people. 

Ashura Procession 1435AH (Zaria)

On Thursday, 14th November,2013 (11th Muharram, 1435AH), members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria held Ashura procession. The Procession which was suppose to hold on the 10th of Muharram took place on 11th of Muharram for it to  rhyme with the Ashura Procession worldwide.

The Procession started from Gwargwaje with a large number of attendants from different part of the country. The Procession went through Kofan Kuyambana, Kasuwa, Babban Dodo and concluded at Kofan Doka while poeters gave slogans of full submission to Imam Husain (AS).

Ashura Mourning at Husainiyya Baqiyyatullah, Zaria

On 7th Muharram, 1435AH Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky (H) Spoke on how Imam Husain (AS) and his followers were denied water by the soldiers of Ibn Ziyad (LA), On 8th Muharram, more soldiers were sent to Umar Ibn Sa'ad, On 9th Muharram, the followers of Ibn Ziyad wanted to attack Imam Husain (AS) and his followers while Imam freed his followers and ask them to go but they refused.

Ashura Mourning - Symbolic display of the matyrdom of Imam Hussain (AS) at karbala, At Husainiyyah Baqiyyqtullah, Zaria (Pictures)

Today 10th Muharram 1435 (13 November, 2013), the Islamic Movement Production of the Islamic Movement In Nigeria made a symbolic display of what happen at Karbala. You can view more pictures here.

Academic Forum of Islamic Movement in Nigeria celebrate 5th year anniversary of Pastor Yohanna Buru’s church (Christ Evangelical and Intercessory Ministry) in pictures

Today 10/11/2013 Academic Forum of Islamic Movement in Nigeria celebrate 5th year anniversary of Pastor Yohanna Buru’s church (Christ Evangelical and Intercessory Ministry) that is located at Gbaghy Villa Sabon Tasha Kaduna state

Ayatullah Qasim Speaks On The Love of Imam Husain(AS) At The 4th Day Of Imam Hussain Mourning In Kaduna

Ayatullah Muhammad Qasim Muhammad attended the 4th Ashura Morning gathering in Kaduna on Friday the 5th of Muharram 1435AH. After a short introduction by Malam Mukhtar Sahabi, Ayatullah Muhammad Qasim Muhammad started by expressing gratitude to Allah(T)
for the opportunity granted to him to attend Mourning gathering in Kaduna. The Ayatullah was in Nigeria couple of days ago and attended the Ashura Mourning gathering in Zaria the previous days.
He spoke on three main Important points regarding the Love for Imam Husain as follows:
1. Speaking with tongue.

Talks between the world's leading foreign ministers on Iran's nuclear programme

Talks between the world's leading foreign ministers on Iran's nuclear programme are to stretch into an unscheduled third day after they ended on Friday with major "unresolved" issues remaining.

US Secretary of State John Kerry, who cut short a Middle East tour to attend the talks in Geneva, Switzerland, struck a note of caution after a five-hour meeting drew to a close last night.

"There is not an agreement at this point," Mr Kerry told reporters. "There are still some very important issues on the table that are unresolved."

The 4th day Ashura sitting in Kaduna.

Today 08/11/2013, Ashura commemoration in progress at Kaduna with demonstration of Martyrdom of Baby Aliyu Asghar (The son of imam Husain As) and condolence visit by Sayyid Muhammad Qasim Muhammady from Iran. The program started by 4:00pm with Drammers on how Aliyu Asghar was killed at Karbala, poems, Dua’un Nudba and a sermon by Mr Muhammady.

5th Day Ashura Mourning

On Friday 8th November, 2013 (5th Muharram, 1435AH), the mourning of the event of Ashura continues at Hussainiyya Baqiyyatullah, Zaria.

On today’s speech, Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky (H) said a day like today (5th Muharram) was the day when Abdullah Ibn Hussain (AS) was martyred at karbala. The day is celebrated worldwide were nursing mothers dress their children in green to mourn the death of Abdullah Ibn Hussain (AS).

Ashura mourning Gathering Enter the 3rd Day in Kano

Ashura gatherings continues in kano state of Nigeria, the mourning is organised by the members of the islamic movement in Nigeria Kano state chapter, the mourning excercise commenced on Tuesday at Markaz and was later transfered to Fagge Jummu'at mosque, following the large turn out of people which makes it impossible for the innitial place(Markaz) to contain them. Here are some pictures of the gathering at Fagge Jummu'at Mosque.

Sermon of Hadrat Zainab (A.S.) in Shaam

 

Presenting this sermon of Bint-e-Ali on the occasion of Arba’in when Hadrat Zainab Bint-e-Ali (A.S.) along with other holy ladies and children of Ahl-ol Beit (A.S.) came to Karbala …

All praise is due to Allah, Lord of the Worlds. Allah's blessing be upon His Messenger Muhammad and his entire progeny. True are the words of Allah, who says, "Then the end of those who committed evil was that they disbelieved in Allah's signs and they were ridiculing them." (30:10)

3rd Day Ashura Mourning

On Wednesday 6th November,2013 (3rd Muharram, 1435AH) Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky (H) read the tafsir of the holy Qur'an which usually takes place every Wednesday by 4:30pm at Hussainiyya Baqiyyatullah, Zaria. 

After the Maghrib and Isha'i prayer led by Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky (H) He mentioned that 3rd day of Muharram was the day Umar bn Sa'ad went to karbala with thousands of fighters and met Hur who also went with thousands of fighters too.

Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky (H) recite Ziyaratul Ashura and Closing prayer.

 

2nd day Ashura mourning

On Tuesday 5th November, 2013 (1435AH) was the second day of mourning the Ashura event at Hussainiyya Baqiyyatullah, Zaria.

Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky (H) in his speech, compared between the jahiliyya period and the event of karbala were he said: during war in jahiliyyah, women and children are not killed but at karbala, women, children and infant were killed.
Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky headed the Maghrib and Isha'i prayer, ziyaratul Ashura, Dua'ul Tawassul followed by the closing prayer.   

Day of Ashura Commemoration in Zaria, Nigeria.

Today Monday 4th November 2013 (01/01/1435H) marked the First day of commemoration of the martyrdom of Imam Hussein A.S. (Ashura), at Hussainiyya Baqiyyatullah Zaria, Nigeria.

The leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria Sheikh Ibrahim Yaqoub Zakzaky (H) speaks on the grace of Allah about the new year of the Islamic calendar 1435.

In his speech Sheikh Zakzaky (H) shed light on both type of calendars, Gregorian (Miladiyya) and Islamic (Hijriyya) calendar.  He added that one should not forget to perform the prayer upon the first day of the year and recite some of the prayers in Mufatihul Jinan and make insight about it.