The basra shias have returned the favor by forcing the few sunnis living in basra to leave although the split between sunni and shia muslims is a defining feature of the mideast, there are also ethnic alliances that override the sectarian fault lines. Basra became like many places in the muslim world a centre for knowledge and commerce originally set up on the orders of the caliph as a military camp, the town had good fortunes but suffered from devastating military attacks including by the mongols who were at that time allied to the christians. Basra (arabic: البصرة al-baṣrah), is an iraqi city located on the shatt al-arab between kuwait and iran it had an estimated population of 25 million in 2012 basra is also iraq's main port, although it does not have deep water access, which is handled at the port of umm qasr. The battle of basra or the battle of the camel is one of the greatest tragedies in the history of islam it struck the death blow to the unity of the muslim umma, and islam never recovered from its trauma many muslim historians tell the story of the battle of basra but when doing so they try to soft-pedal some vital issues, and they try to obfuscate the reader.
In basra, two developments have coincided the first one relates to peaceful protests against corruption and that also denounced iranian interference in iraq’s internal affairs. Prime minister nuri al-maliki dropped his bid for a third term in office, enabling new prime minister haydar al-abadi, a shia muslim from baghdad, to win legislative approval of his new cabinet in september 2014. Basra: basra, city, capital of al-baṣrah muḥāfaẓah (governorate), southeastern iraq it is the principal port of iraq basra is situated on the western bank of the shaṭṭ al-ʿarab (the waterway formed by the union of the tigris and euphrates rivers) at its exit from lake al-ḥammār, 70 miles (110 km) by. Although historically basra was a multiethnic city, because of the political changes in iraq since 1958, muslim arabs form the majority: armenians, indians, and iranians are, for the most part, gone, as are the jews.
Ikhwan al-safa(اخوان الصفا) || the freemasons of basra | muslims secret society in urdu / hindi the philosophy of the group of arab philosophers of the fourth or fifth century ah (tenth. Basra (iraq) prayer times view online or download as pdf, word, excel or text. Basra ramadan timing 2018 - find (رمضان) fasting (roza) schedule calendar of iftar & sehri time browse ramazan time table, calendar and siyam timings of basra search today basra ramadan timing for iftar and sehri timetable and ramadhan (ramzan) calendar 2018. Tales of rabia al-adawiyya the great female muslim sufi saint from basra by muhammad vandestra thanks for sharing you submitted the following rating and review we'll publish them on our site once we've reviewed them 1 by on october 31, 2018 ok, close 0 0 write your review. Encyclopedia judaica: basra, iraq basra, port in southern iraq, on the shaṭṭ al-arab, that of ezra and also venerated by the muslims according to an early 13 th century letter by daniel b eleazar b nethanel ḥibat allah, head of the baghdad yeshivah, there was also a synagogue in the town named for ezra.
Al-ḥasan al-baṣrī, in full abū saʿīd ibn abī al-ḥasan yasār al-baṣrī, (born 642, medina, arabia [now in saudi arabia]—died 728, basra, iraq), deeply pious and ascetic muslim who was one of the most important relgious figures in early islām ḥasan was born nine years after the death of the prophet muḥammad. Halal certification in kuwait is one of the mandatory certification for all the food industries who uses animal meat this is one of the muslim tradition which has to be mandatory be followed in order to serve food to all the muslims. Iraqi shia muslims are showing a “new kindness” to christians, having persecuted them during iraq’s recent civil war, according to the archbishop of basra, writes abigail frymann rouch. Basra has been a great historical example of cultural coexistence and harmony among its various religious components however, it could now lose its rich religious diversity amid threats to its non-muslim minorities to preserve their religion and culture, christian communities in iraq have been isolating themselves.
During the 1991 gulf war, basra's shiites rose up against saddam's sunni muslim regime in baghdad government forces crushed the rebellion, slaughtering thousands across the south. That is why we have decided to invest all our efforts in helping the [christian] community,” said the chaldean archbishop of basra, alhava habib jajou he said the school will be open to all faiths to “improve relations with muslim families” teaching staff will be both muslim and christian. While iran has positioned itself as a champion of the broadly shi’a muslim arab resistance which stretches from iraq to lebanon via syria, the influential iraqi politician muqtada al-sadr has been busy leading an anti-iranian insurgency in basra that has seen his followers set fire to iran’s consulate in the southern iraqi city while sadarists also set fire to a hospital that treats veterans of the pro-iranian popular mobilisation forces of sadr’s domestic political rival hadi al-amiri. Smaller sects of islam exist in the country, such as the small shaykhist community concentrated in basra and karbala the muslim population of iraq is approximately shia 65% and sunni 35% iraqi kurds are mostly sunni, with about 2% being shi'a faili kurds.
Members of the iraqi security forces stand guard as protesters in the capital baghdad's tahrir square demonstrate against unemployment on july 14, 2018 - two demonstrators were killed in southern iraq, officials said, as protests against unemployment spread today from the port city of basra to other parts of the country including baghdad. The official language in iraq is arabic, which is understood almost universally, although 10-15% of the population also speaks kurdish (also used in official work) islam is by far the most common religion at 95% of the population non-muslims, mostly assyrian christians, make up 5% of the population. Basra's best 100% free muslim dating site meet thousands of single muslims in basra with mingle2's free muslim personal ads and chat rooms our network of muslim men and women in basra is the perfect place to make muslim friends or find a muslim boyfriend or girlfriend in basra.