Parents have been given the noble duty of guiding the future generation. It is their task to ensure that their children get a sound religious education. In this they are carrying on the work of the Prophets, who guided the people. The Holy Qur’an says: O you who believe! Save yourselves and your families from… Continue reading Raising Children – Lesson 3: Religious Training of children
The best deed of a great man is to forgive and forget. ~ Hazrat Ali (A.S) Source: Quote of the day ~ Jan 26, 2016
Be particularly mindful of the welfare of those in the army who in your opinion, are staunchly faithful to their God and the prophet and loyal to their chief, and who in the hour of passion can restrain themselves and listen coolly to sensible remonstrance, and who can succor the weak and smite the strong,… Continue reading The Richest Treasure – The Army
Every society is made up of blocks of family units. The stronger each block is, the stronger the structure of the society. Families are thus the building blocks upon which rests the fate of society. For the development of good families, the mother plays a vital role. Many women today have aspirations of progress in… Continue reading Raising Children – Lesson 2: The Role of the Mother
Ten lessons on the Islamic way of raising children.
The lessons are derived from Islamic sources originally written in Farsi on the subject.
Remember that the people are composed of different classes. The progress of one is dependent on the progress of every other, and none can afford to be independent of the other. We have the Army formed of the soldiers of God. We have our civil officers and their establishments, our judiciary, our revenue collectors and… Continue reading The Richest Treasure – The Different Classes of People
Never take counsel of a miser, for he will vitiate your magnanimity and frighten you of poverty. Do not take the advice of a coward either, for he will weaken your resolve. Do not take counsel of the greedy: for he will instill greed in you and turn you into a tyrant. Miserliness, cowardice and… Continue reading The Richest Treasure -The Counsellors