Shirazi Foundation Inc

Shirazi Foundation Inc

 

 Non-Political & Non-profit Organization

 202.670 I.S.W.F

Honoring Sayed Mohammad Shirazi

Honoring Sayed Mohammad Shirazi

Is Islam Republican or Democrat?

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Arabic Book Library

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On a Glance

The Shirazi Foundation

In Short The Shirazi foundation offices facilitates a learning environment for all levels of education, and serve as a link amongst scholars,... Read More...
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Is Islamic Tax System, Democratic or Republican?

As it is an essential part of any growing economy, the tax topic remains one of few topics where the Democratic party and the Republican party have... Read More...
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Abortion Laws, and the Islamic View

Abortion is the termination of a pregnancy by the removal or expulsion from the uterus of a fetus or embryo, resulting in or caused by its death. An... Read More...
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The Family

In this book the author highlights the problems he sees primarily in Islamic societies and particularly in the west today from the phenomenon of... Read More...
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Islamic Beliefs for All

In this book the author discusses the five fundamental principles of Islam. These principles are Tawheed (the indivisible oneness of God), Divine... Read More...
Optimisms about future

  “I am optimistic about the future. However, it is regrettable that Shia Muslims are struggling to approximate and apprehend each other.... Read More...
Cleanliness

  “ Almighty Allah has said in the Holy Quran: Verily Allah loves those who repent and He loves those who purify themselves.”  ... Read More...

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Quick Reads

Quick Reads

The Rights of Prisoners According to Islamic Teachings

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prisonerIn general, Islam considers imprisonment as a case of last resort in many circumstances, however, according to Islamic teachings there are only a few offences that would lead to imprisonment, for the value that is attached to freedom of the individual. Under non-Islamic system, of course the offender should be reprimanded, but any chastisement prescribed by Islamic teachings may only be implemented if all the criteria and the preconditions prescribed are also met. If the criteria may not be met, then the prescribed punishment may not be executed. In that condition the judge would consider a lesser means of admonishment.

In this book the author addresses such issues as the fundamental nature of freedom, the rights of prisoner, and the harmful effects of imprisonment on the individual concerned as well as those on society, and the kind of offences that would lead to imprisonment under an Islamic system. The author also cites a few cases to demonstrate the attitude the Islamic ruler should take towards offence; to try to find reasons to waive the punishments in any particular case. The author then addresses the issue of torture in general, and mental and physical ill treatment that is carried out under the guise of interrogation and extracting confession from a detainee or a suspect.

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Who is Sayyid Sadiq Shirazi?

  The Eminent Marje'   Ayatollah al-UdhmaSayyidSadiqHussainiShirazi   The noble hadith states,   "Whoever amongst the Fuqaha' (scholars of Islamic sciences) guards himself against evil, protects (and upholds) his religion, counters his base desires, and obeys the commands of his... Read More...

 

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