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Ramadan-The Month of Fasting

What is Ramadan? Ramadan is the ninth month of the Islamic calendar, when Muslims fast during daylight hours. There are several reasons why Ramadan is considered important: The Qur’an was first revealed during this month The gates of Heaven are

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Safi Airways transports 10,000 Hajj pilgrims from Kabul

Safi Airways operated 48 flights to transport 10,000 Hajj pilgrims from Kabul to Mecca as part of its first phase of the Hajj operation. “Phase one went off well without a hitch. The operations were executed with Boeing 757 aircraft

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OIC supports establishment of an Islamic International University in Afghanistan

The Organization for Islamic Cooperation (OIC) has approved the proposal for the establishment of an Islamic International University in Afghanistan. The participants of the Summit called on the World Bank to support the project. “Establishment of the Islamic International University

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Millions are single in Afghanistan due to high wedding expenses

The Ministry of Women’s Affairs have launched a campaign aimed at the elimination of violence against women in Afghanistan. Presently, due to the high expenses of weddings, more than one million young people in Afghanistan are not married, said the

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Eid-ul-Adha

Eid-ul-Adha (‘festival of Sacrifice’), also known as the Greater Eid, is the second most important festival in the Muslim calendar. The festival remembers the prophet Ibrahim’s willingness to sacrifice his son when God ordered him to. The story of Ibrahim’s

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Hakim Naser Khusraw Balkhi

The great and well-known lsmaili Dai (Missionary) Hakim Nasir Khusraw was the celebrated medieval erudite poet, philosopher, traveler and Hujjat of Khurasan. Nasir Khusraw was one of the most important figures of eleventh century Iran, an era which has produced

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