Khums is a compulsory religious obligation for Shia Muslims. It refers to paying a religious tax of one-fifth (20%) on, most commonly, your earnings after deducting your expenses. You can find out more about what’s eligible from our quick Khums Guide.
Winner Competition Announcement!!
The competition for a chance to win an all paid for trip for Madinah and Bab is now closed. We ran this competition for almost 20 days and we saw some amazing entries through our Facebook and Instagram pages. Through thoughtful consideration we selected the following winners:
For the Madinah Course - RidaFatema Bhimani and the for the For Bab Course - Zehrabanu Mazaher. it was a pleasure selecting you and we look forward to welcoming you on the trip.
Please respond to your DM's on Instagram so we can work on the paperwork :)
The Madinah & Bab youth summer course is officially back for the 17th year running! If you have a son or daughter aged between 14- 24 and want to steer them towards an amazing opportunity for spiritual and educational development, then let them experience a trip of a lifetime through our Madinah & Bab short summer course in Iran! Apply here.
Madinah (18-24 yrs) and Bab (14-17 yrs) caters for separate boys and girls camps. The short course will take place during 25th July and 15th August. Click here to learn more about the course.
We are giving away two all expense ground package and tickets (including visa), one for each group: Madinah (18-24 yrs) and Bab (14-17 yrs).
The competition will end on the 20th May.
To participate in the competition for Madinah and Bab - just follow the simple steps below:
Madinah Participants: (18-24 yrs)
Search for our page @wfksimc on Facebook or Instagram
- Like the competition same post
- Tag a Friend on our post AND tell your friend what you think you’d enjoy the most about going on this trip. (Max 3-4 lines)
- Share our competition post
Bab Participants: (14-17 yrs)
If you do not have a social media account, please submit a 2-minute video about what you would enjoy and benefit the most out of from attending. Please provide good examples. Send the video to firstname.lastname@example.org
You can enter this competition as many times as you like, we will notify the winner through the way they entered. (either Facebook, Instragram or email).
Through leaving a portion of your inheritance and supporting beneficial work, you can obtain consequential good deeds, so even after death, you’ll continue to receive the fruits of the seeds you’ve planted.
As I sat in the Haram of Bibi Masuma (AS) listening to the moving and heart rending confessions to the Holy Lady (AS), given by brother Amin, I couldn’t stop thinking how lucky I was to be amongst the chosen few to shed a tear out of love of Sayyida Masuma (AS).