In a number of countries and territories, Safeer TV is now available on Jadoo TV.
Posted on Tue, 2015-03-31 11:24
The Umoja games were established in 2012 after recognising that our Shia community were in need for a platform where members can compete, foster brotherhood, and build goodwill across borders and generations. Umoja games take place annually circulating throughout the North American continent with hundreds of participants of all ages. Due to the success of the games several new brackets were introduced to accommodate younger participants, and a women's tournament was debuted. Umoja games plan to develop and increase in participation for all tournament brackets for the year 2015. Find out more about the games and how to participate at www.umojagames.org.
To mark the death anniversary of our founder, Marhum Mulla Asgherali M M Jaffer, The Khoja Heritage Project of WF took the opportunity to speak to his son, Shaykh Abbas Jaffer, to find out more about what Marhum Mulla Asghar was like at home with his family and how he divided his time between his job as an optician, his community work and his family.
Every year during Arba’een, men, women and children of all ages take part in the 80km walk from Najaf to Karbala (N2K). This is done by millions of people to commemorate and remember what the members of the Ahlulbayt (as) had to endure so many years ago. The walk typically lasts for anything between one to four days and is described by many as a ‘once in a lifetime experience’.