The World Federation is an NGO in Special Consultative Status with the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) of the United Nations
The World Federation
exists to achieve the
pleasure of Allah SWT by
developing spiritual and
The World Federation
enables its member institutions
to promote the
values and practices of the
Islamic Shia Ithna Asheri
Faith for the spiritual and
material well being of
humanity at large
In Lebanon, refugee families from Syria cannot find work. In South Africa, revert Muslims cannot afford halal food. In Kenya, farmers survive on one meal a day. In Bangladesh, families continue to live in Geneva camps with no running water. In India, seniors are abandoned and forced to provide for themselves. These are few of many pressures facing the Muslim Ummah today.
Ramadhan Relief 1434: The World Federation launches Ramadhan Relief Fund for 2013 – Together, Let’s Give Hope
The World Federation is pleased to launch its annual Ramadhan Relief Fund which aims to ease the plight of thousands people who struggle daily in so many different ways. Our hope is to make others feel loved and cherished through our support this month so that they too can benefit from the countless blessings the month of Ramadhan has to offer.
The World Federation’s latest book on Salah: a winner has been chosen!
In February 2013, Islamic Education department of The World Federation launched a competition asking for Madrasah students to suggest a name for its forthcoming book on Salah aimed at Madrasah students in their final classes. Mashallah we received an overwhelming response with a total of 134 separate entries from across the world. The entries were of a very impressive level and we would like to congratulate community Madaris and students for being so creative, imaginative and impressive in their entries.
The World Federation India Office successfully organises Girls’ Residential Youth Course
The World Federation India Office held a Residential Youth Course for girls aged 10 to 15 years on 4th and 5th June 2013. This course aimed to promote Islamic guidance and support, address social topics, work on personality development and gaming activities. The course was held at Khoja Sanatorium, at India’s famous Hill Station, Khandala.
ASG of Islamic Education visits Poland
The Assistant Secretary General of Islamic Education of The World Federation, Sayyid Aliraza Naqvi visited the Polish city of Lublin from 23-25 May 2013. During his visit, he met with the local Shi’a community and delivered a lecture during the celebration of the Wiladat of Imam Ali (as).
External Tableegh: The World Federation visits Bosnia
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.
MCE trains more madrasah assessors
The World Federation initiative ‘Madrasah Centre of Excellence’ undertook a second round of MCE Assessor training in Birmingham, UK between 26th-28th April 2013 at the prestigious Aston Business School and Conference Centre. Potential assessors were invited from Jamaats across Europe, and Alhamdulillah a strong and enthusiastic group of 30 individuals were trained successfully.
Syrian Refugee Appeal 2013
As the current crisis in Syria continues to escalate, the figures provided by the UN in February 2013 stated that during the last two years, over 80,000 people have been killed and more than 860,000 individuals have been displaced from their homes. Out of these 860,000 people, 97% are in the neighbouring countries of Iraq, Jordon, Lebanon and Turkey.The World Federation is already supporting a number of families currently in Lebanon who have been displaced as a result of the current situation in Syria.
Celebrating the Wiladat of 12th Imam (AS)
25 June 2013 - 25 June 2013
15 Sha'baan 1434 - 15 Sha'baan 1434
The highlight of the month of Shabaan – rather of the entire year - is the birth anniversary of the saviour of all of humanity.
Commemorating the Wafat of Bibi Khadija (as)
20 July 2013 - 20 July 2013
10 Ramadhan 1434 - 10 Ramadhan 1434
Celebrating the Wiladat of 2nd Imam (AS)
25 July 2013 - 25 July 2013
15 Ramadhan 1434 - 15 Ramadhan 1434
Born into the family of Nubuwwat and Imaamate, although he was the first grand-child of the Prophet Muhammad, the Quran actually refers to him as the ‘son’ of the Prophet!
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