May 2014

31st Annual Qur'anic competition in Iran

The 31st edition of the annual Qur'anic competition have begun on monday 26th May 2014,. which is one of the country’s most important Qur’anic event, International Qur’an Competition, in the capital city of Tehran.

Many reciters and memorizers from over 56 countries have signed up to participate in the upcoming Holy Qur’an competition in Tehran.

Some nine committees have been launched to hold the event. They will also manage various activities scheduled for this year’s competition dubbed “Qur’an and Islamic lifestyle”.

Hizbullah Celebrates Capture of Southern Lebanon from Israel Occupation

Hizbullah has began grand ceremony in remembrance of the capture of Southern Lebanon from the illegal state of Israel in 2000. The 14th in series, the annual occasion was attended by millions of people, where Secretary-General of the organization, Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah made a televised broadcast to the mammoth crowd at Bint Jubail. Iranian Foreign Affairs Minister, Dr. Muhammad Zarif, had since sent a congratulatory message to Sayyed Nasrallah over the great victory being remembered.

If you can fool others, we cannot be fooled! -Sheikh Zakzaky

On Saturday 25th Rajab 1435 (24/5/2014) the islamic movement in Nigeria organized a program to commemorate the martyrdom of Imam Musa kazim (AS) and to also mark the Shuhada annual Remembrance day, the program which is initiated in January 1992. The leader of the Islamic movement in Nigeria his eminence Sheikh Ibrahim Zakzaky (H) addressed the attendees; he touches so many aspects in his speech. Below is the summary of his speech.

1435 Shuhadah Remembrance Day and the martyrdom of Imam Kazim (AS)

These are some pictures taken during the annual martyrs remembrance day organized by the Shuhada foundation of the Islamic movement, on Saturday 25th Rajab 1435 (24/5/2014) at the ground behind Husainiya Baqiyatullah Zaria, the gathering was well attended, those in attendance include some of the martyr’s relatives. Actions in the event include award presentation to the winners in the essay competition titled “Lessons from the life of Imam Musa Kadhim (AS)”, winners in drama and elegy competitions respectively, Followed by Parades and pictures of the martyr’s displays.

1435 Shuhadah Remembrance Day in Zaria

These are some pictures taken during the annual martyrs remembrance day organized by the Shuhada foundation of the Islamic movement, on Saturday 25th Rajab 1435 (24/5/2014) at the ground behind Husainiya Baqiyatullah Zaria, the gathering was well attended, those in attendance include some of the martyr’s relatives. Actions in the event include award presentation to the winners in the essay competition titled “Lessons from the life of Imam Musa Kadhim (AS)”, winners in drama and elegy competitions respectively, Followed by Parades and pictures of the martyr’s displays.

Shiism: A Judicious Glance!

By Sheikh
Muhammad Turi
Let me carry on by
acknowledging a number of circumstantial oversights in the last edition especially where the word brevity was used in place of bravery. However, going by the content, the intended point was very clear.
I feel duty – bound to give this explanatory piece on
shiism just as I urge other brothers to do the same
because it is very clear that we are grossly
misrepresented by opposition which is to our great
disadvantage. Evidently, this is very necessary for
a number of reasons:

Yaum al-mabath to be marked by the Islamic Movement in Nigeria at Hussainiyya Baqiyatullah, Zaria

Islamic movement in Nigeria to commemorate yaumul-mab,ath, which is scheduled to take place on Monday 27th Rajab 1435 (26/5/2014) in the evening  at Hussainiyyah Baqiyyatullah, Zaria. Yaum al-Mab’ath, which is the day our Noble Prophet Muhammad (SAWA) was sent to humanity as the Seal of the Prophets of Allah.

Reasons for the failure of modern civilisation accelerate development of Islamic Civilisation – Prof. Dahiru Yahaya.

‘Injustice, abuse of women, secularism, usury and exploitations are practices that modern civilisation
is offering to society; and these practices are some
of the reasons that are leading the civilisation to
failure’.
At the same time, best way of life provided by Islam
such as justice for all, fairness, equality, respect for
women etc serves as forces that accelerate the
development of Islamic Civilisation. This statement
was made by Professor Dahiru Yahaya of Bayero
University Kano during a Maulid Lecture organized

Untold truths on the birth of Imam Ali (AS) - By Sheikh Zakzaky

During the birthday commemoration of Ammerul
Mu’mineen, Ali Bin Abi talib (AS) at the
Hussainiyyah Baqiyyatullah, Zaria, Nigeria,
Leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, His
Eminence Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky (H), read
out and discussed the rarely discussed traditions
regarding the miraculous and unprecedented
birth of Imam Ali Bin Talib (AS). Below is an
excerpt.
His Miraculous Birth
Imam Ali (AS) was born on Friday, 13 th Rajab, 23-25
before Hijrah, when the Holy Prophet was 28 -30

Winner emerges at Wahda Forum zonal quiz competition

Fudiyyah has
emerged winner at
this year’s Wahda
Forum zonal quiz
completion that is
expected to
compete with two
other runners up in Zaria in the month of Sha’aban.
The annual event is marked as part of the Nisf
Sha’aban Maulud celebration to mark birthday of the
Imam of the Age (AF), which also coincides with that
of Leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria, His
Eminence Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky (H).
Fudiyyah School came first with marks, which
Fudiyyah came second with mark and Fudiiyah took

Islamic Movement in Nigeria Commemorates Shaheed Musa Sadiq

The Islamic Movement  in Nigeria organized  Special prayers commemorating  the martyrdom of  Shaheed  Mallam Musa Sadiq  in Suleja, Niger state, on Sunday 27-4-2014/26-6-1435 who was killed last year.

  Prayers were held at  Fudiyya Islamic School followed by  a Peaceful procession to township Cemetry where the Shahid was laid to rest.

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Wahdah Forum to conduct quiz for Fudiyyah schools in Zamfara State

Wahda Forum under the Islamic Movement in Nigeria is to conduct this year’s quiz for Fudiyyah schools in Zamfara zone on Saturday, 16th Rajab, 1435 AH.

The Forum annually organizes quiz for Fudiyyah schools in different zones to commemorate the Nisf Sha’aban Maulud. The last event took place in Jos zone.

Imam Ali Ibn Abi Talib (AS): The most Oppressed Companion of the Noble Prophet (S)

By Sheikh Muhammad Mahmud Turi
In the name of Allah who states “… and your Lord creates and chooses whom He pleases, to choose is not theirs” Qur’an: 28:68.
May His everlasting peace and blessings be upon His noble servant our master Muhammad (S) and his immaculate progeny.

THE CONSPIRACY OF TERRORISM: A PLAN FOR FOREIGN DOMINATION OF NIGERIA

Nigeria, a country blessed with enviable resources and
potentials for growth and development is now crumbling into chaos
right before the eyes of its citizens.
This is virtually the most unfortunate time of our history, when
politicians are compromising peace, unity, integrity and morality
without caring about the devastating consequences of their actions to
pursue their political ambitions. If we consider the factors that gave
rise to human societies in the past, it grows clear that man seek

Fudiyya science college laboratory opening +Pictures

Shaikh Muhammad Mahmoud Turi on Sunday 12th Rajab 1435 (11/5/2014)
commissioned the opening of Fudiyyah Science College, Kano first
science laboratory.
The school general science laboratory was designed and equipped from
the scarce resources gotten from donations and levies on teachers
unjust absenteeism and student late comers. Shaikh Muhammad Mahmoud Turi
happened to have donated over eighty percent of the donations.
Earlier, Shaikh Turi was a guest in a two session debate by some

The Life of the Commander of the Faithful Ali Ibn Abu Talib (A.S)

The Life of the Commander of the Faithful Ali Ibn Abu Talib (as)

(This part gives) an account of the Commander of the faithful, peace be on him, the first of the Imams of the believers, of the rulers (wulat) of the Muslims and of God's (appointed) successors in religion after the Apostle of God, the truthful one and the trusted one, Muhammad Ibn Abd Allah, the seal of the Prophets, blessings on him and his pure family.

Ali (a.s), The Magnificent

The life of Hazrat Ali stands out as a beacon, radiating its light into the darkness of this world. A world torn asunder by strife, struggle and wan, a world in which the value of human life is regarded as next to nothing.

One-day Work-Shop Held in Kaduna

The foundation of Boosting Education and Morals of Islamic Movement in Nigeria, organize one-day work shop at Zango Road Tudun Wada kaduna, the program comprises of deferent categories of event which includes; Drama, Islamic poems and Lectures on vital topics. These are some picture taken during the event.   

ISMA to embark on intensive campaign on environmental sanitation

Islamic Movement Medical Association (ISMA) Katsina State branch is to embark on an intensive awareness campaign on environmental sanitation, commemoration of month of Rajab and birthday of Ameerul Mu’meneen, Imam Ali (AS) Sunday May 11, 2014.

A statement by the organizing committee said, the event is scheduled for Sunday (May 11, 2014) in Katsina will offer practical services in environmental sanitation and hygiene.

Wammako atrocities remembered in Sokoto

Members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria under the leadership of His Eminence Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky in Sokoto zone have on Monday 6th Rajab 1435 (5th May, 2014), begun remembrance events marking the atrocities perpetrated by the government of Sokoto state under Alu Magatakarda Wammako seven years ago.

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Islamic Movement in Nigeria to commemorate Imam Ali (AS)’s birthday

The Islamic Movement in Nigeria under the guardianship of His Eminence, Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky, will on Monday next week, 13 Rajab 1435 (12th May, 2014), commemorate the birthday of Ameerul Mu’meneen Ali Bin Abu Talib (AS) at the Hussainiyyah Baqiyyatullah, Zaria.

Revered Leader of the Movement made the announcement at the end of the weekly Nahjul Balagha study session on Monday.

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Special Prayers Was Held at Potiskum for Three (3) Brothers killed by Police.

Muslims in Potiskum held prayers for 3 Brothers of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria killed by the Nigerian Police in Potiskum 2 years ago.

 After the prayers led by Mallam Mustafa Lawal Nasidi the group paid homage to the laying ground of the three matryrs. Special prayers were also recited at the graveyard.http://www.islamicmovement.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article...

Education committee held a day seminar in Kano +Pictures

Educational committee of the Islamic movement in Nigeria,
held a one day seminar on Sunday 4th May, 2014 at markaz Islamiy,
Kano.
The theme of the seminar was “Towards better moral ethics and
intellectual development of the society; the role of stake holders.”
The sub-themes include;
“The responsibilities of the school Principal or Headmaster in running
the affairs of the school”.
“The contribution of teachers in imparting knowledge and inculcating
good morals”

Leadership Qualities Are Not Imam Ali’s Prerogatives

This topic will address Sheikh Turi’s IMAM ALI’S UNDISPUTABLE LEADERSHIP QUALITIES, which was published in LEADERSHIP FRIDAY of November 15, 2013. The contents of that piece were similar with what Sheikh Turi tried to prove in the fifth and last subtopic of his article (Did The Prophet (S) Really Certify His Successor Before Demise?) to which I have been responding under different headings for quite some time now. Other than the fifth subtopic (EXTRAORDINARY VIRTUES OF IMAM ALI), I have written rebuttals of two to three articles on each subtopic of that piece by the Sheikh.

Sayyidah Zahrah (AS) Maulud Khatma in Kano (More Pictures)

Other activities at the event include gifts presentation to the needy, the gifts includes food items, bed and lots more, award were also given to the wining units and zones. At the end of the occasion malama Maimunah Abdullah along side with Malama Ummulkhair cut the cake to mark the birthday of Sayyidah Zahrah (AS). Below are other pictures taken during the Sayyidah Zahrah (AS) Maulud Khatma held in Kano. 

Marking The International Women’s Day: Sayyidah Fatima Al – Zahrah: The Greatest Model For Womenfolk!

By Sheikh Muhammad Turi
In the name of Allah who states “To thee have We granted the abundance. Therefore to thy Lord turn in prayer and sacrifice. For he who hateth thee, he will be cut off (from hope). Kauthar 1-3

May the everlasting peace and blessings of Allah be upon His chosen servant, our master Muhammad (s) and his blessed progeny.

Sayyidah Zahrah (AS) Maulud Khatma in Kano +Pictures

On Saturday 4th Rajab 1435 (3/5/2014) the annual Sayyidah Zahrah (AS)’s maulud khatama held in Kano, the maulud which took place at the premises of the well known Emirate’s Jumma’at mosque, the program was chaired by Sister Nusaibah Muhammad after the opening prayer Malama Hakeemah Muhammad recited some verses from the holy Qur’an, followed by the recitation of Sayyidah Zahrah (AS)’s Ziyarat by Malama Balaraba Yahya. Malama Maimunah Abdullahi introduces the guest speakers to the podium.

The Significance of The Four Sacred Months: Dhul Qi'dah, Dhul Hijjah, Muharram and Rajab of Rajab as Months to Exerts Ourselves in Worship.

Allah (swt) says in the Qur’an:

“Indeed, the number of months with Allah is twelve [lunar] months in the register of Allah [from] the day He created the heavens and the earth; of these, four are sacred” (Qur’an,&nbsp

These four sacred months were mentioned by the Prophet ﷺ (peace be upon him) during his farewell pilgrimage: