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?

1

Arabic Book Library

shirazi lib

On a Glance

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...
Racial Equality

  “Almighty Allaah swt has said in the Holy Quran: The most honourable of you in the sight of Allaah swt is the most pious of you.[f51]... Read More...
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...
IMAGE
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...
IMAGE
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...
IMAGE
What are the Islamic views on Terrorism and War...

Terrorism is the systematic use of terror especially as a means of coercion. At present, there is no internationally agreed definition of terrorism.... Read More...
IMAGE
Trade Policy

As the topic of Trade has been explained, Free Trade is a system of trade policy that allows traders to act and transact without interference from... Read More...

Research Institute (Arabic)

markaz imamshirazi derasat

Quick Reads

Quick Reads

The Rights of Prisoners According to Islamic Teachings

Submit to DeliciousSubmit to DiggSubmit to FacebookSubmit to Google PlusSubmit to StumbleuponSubmit to TechnoratiSubmit to TwitterSubmit to LinkedIn

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.

click here for full text

IMAGE
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...

 

Main Office

U.S.A

7900 Backlick Rd
Springfield, VA 22150

 

1220 L. St N.W #100-270
Washington D.C 20005

pr@iswf.us

202.670 I.S.W.F ( 4793 )

     1393943096 facebook      1393943240 twitter

Scroll to top