Imam Ali Ridha (A.S), our 8th Imam was born in Medina on 11th Dhul Qaida to Imam Musa Kadhim(A.S) and his mother Arwi. Imam Ridha (a.s) was famously known for his generosity and patience. He provided us with a lot of advice on how to take care of ourselves.
Details of various programs and events organised in Kathmandu, Nepal:
The World Federation carried out various programs and organised various events in Nepal during July, August and September 2019. Religious programs and activities to spread the message of the holy household of Prophet Muhammad (p.b.u.h).
The religious practices are as follows:
Muharram Special Programs from Islamic Centre Kathmandu, Nepal 2019
Various interfaith activities
Nurturing and Raising Children – in the eyes of Islam, a program with Nepali Hindu & Buddhist mothers on 4th Aug 2019.
Publishing the first Nepali book on Imam Husayn's biography from Islamic Centre for distributing in the seminar of Imam Husayn (as) recognition (after Arba'een).
Book release: Imam Husayn's Biography of Nepalese Elite by the daughter of the Resident Alim of our Islamic Center in Kathmandu.
Meeting with the editor of Artha Ra Rojgar Magazine Mr. Pharindra Dahal for Islam and Imam Husayn (as).
Meeting with Sunni Muslim professor Mr. Rahmatullah for seminar of Imam Husayn (as) recognition.
Eid ul Adha celebration with Hindu & Buddhist student’s in Islamic centre.
Meat Distribution on Eid ul Azha to Rohingya refugees in Kathmandu, Nepal from Islamic centre.
Shia Religious Programs
Jumah prayer (namaz-e-Jumah). Every Friday in Kathmandu City.
Picture of Jumah prayer in Kathmandu
Imam Reza birthday celebration on 13th July 2019/ 10th Zilqadah 1440
Testimony of Imam Mohammed Taqi (as) on 2nd Aug 2019
Hazrat Zahra and Imam Ali (as) marriage anniversary ceremony 3rd Aug 2019
Dua e Arafa on 12th Aug. 2019
Eid ul Adha
Eid e Ghadeer
Activity on Social Media
Activity in the first Nepali Shia site www.shiainnepal.com
Activity in the first Nepali Shia Account on Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/shia.nepal.1)
Pic of Facebook covers
Tableegh by Social Media – The resident alim presented lectures and addressed gatherings in different kind of occasions. In those events, he tried to focus his lectures mainly on the message of Ahlul-bait (as). Through social media example YouTube, WhatsApp and Twitter, he tried to spread the message to the world. They are active in the WhatsApp group in Nepal and youngsters ask questions on Islamic topics (real life problems, Ayat from the Holy Qur’an, Hadith and other topics). They also announce all program details via the Group.
The Az Zahra Association supported by The World Federation, and headed by Sister Zaveeni Jalill and her husband, aims to spread the message of the Ahlul Bayt (a) by implementing educational, social, welfare and charitable projects based on Islamic principles in economically depressed areas of Sri Lanka.
A delegation of The World Federation of KSIMC comprising of The World Federation Vice President Al-Hajj Munawer Rattansey, and supporter and donor Al-Hajj Muslim Khoja, visited the Shia community in Bosnia between 22 – 26 May 2013.