Moon Sighting

The first day of the month of Rajab has been confirmed to be Wednesday, March 29, 2017

The Shia of Al-Baqir
Imam Muhammad al-Baqir (peace be upon him) was born on the first day of Rajab, in the year 57 AH. As Shias, we take great pride in the religious and academic contributions of our Imams, in particular Imam al-Baqir, who laid the foundation for Shia jurisprudence in the holy city of Medina and served. . .

Lonely, but never alone
Loneliness and isolation can affect our mental and physical wellbeing. Batool Haydar suggests three ways to face and overcome this growing social problem. . .

Respect for Others
The reason people from other groups were friendly back to me -- was that I treated everyone with respect. I never gossiped about the popular crowd, never teased or taunted the nerds. . .

Prayer Timming

  Prayer Timing
Wednesday March 29th, 2017
1 Rajab 1438
  Imsak: 5.36
  Fajr: 5.41
  Sunrise: 7.15
  Zuhr: 1.38
  Sunset: 8.05
  Maghrib: 8.20

Words of Wisdom

  1 Rajab 1438

He who is greedy is disgraced; he who discloses his hardship will always be humiliated; he who has no control over his tongue will often have to face discomfort.  Imam Ali (a.s.)


  • Dua Iftitah
    Du' al-Iftitah was taught by the Twelfth Imam Imam Mehdi (as) to recite every night during the month Ramadhan. The Du'a is excellent for moulding man's attitude towards his Creator, as it discusses many aspects of the wretchedness of the human being, and the grace of Allah.
  • Dua Joshan Kabir
    This supplication has 100 sections and each section contains 10 names of Allah (swt). An effective supplication with numerous merits -highly recommended to be recited on these auspicious nights.
  • Imam Ali Library
    Ahlulbayt TV visit one of the most famous public libraries in Najaf, established in the holy shrine of Imam Ali (as). We learn how students and researchers benefit from the message of the Ahlulbayt in this librray in the holy shrine.
  • Modesty in all faiths
    A documentary exploring the way in which modesty is defined throughout history, culture and religious background, primarily Islam, Christianity and Judaism.