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  • The Voices In Our Heads By Dr. Nabi Raza Abidi

    Posted on April 30, 2017 Under
    Grim Reaper

    Voices in Our Heads: Our greatest enemy is not the physical voices we hear from without, but the dark foreign ones within. By Dr. Nabi Raza Abidi We all know about those...

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  • Why Despair in God’s Mercy is a Great Sin. By Dr. Nabi Raza Abidi

    Posted on April 11, 2017 Under
    God's mercy

    Despair in God’s mercy (yās) is when we believe that God will never forgive us for our sins. Here we will explain why this is wrong according to Islam. By Dr. Nabi Raza...

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  • When Comfort Ruins Our Spiritual Growth By Dr. Nabi Raza Abidi

    Posted on April 3, 2017 Under
    hedonism

    Spiritual growth and inner peace is the result of our patience born out of suffering and not pleasure. By Dr. Nabi Raza Abidi   Comfort and leisure are important...

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  • We Follow the Religion of Our Friends By Dr. Nabi Raza Abidi

    Posted on March 27, 2017 Under
    religion of our friends

    Who we take as our most intimate friends will determine our relationship with God because we follow the religion of our friends. By Dr. Nabi Raza Abidi Our greatest...

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  • Where Do we Perceive God From? By Nabi Raza Abidi

    Posted on March 21, 2017 Under
    mind God

    Where do we perceive God from? We perceive Him, just like beauty, through our hearts and not just our industrial minds. We have two types of minds, one is the industrial,...

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  • On Developing the Spiritual Mind by Dr. Nabi Raza Abidi

    Posted on March 16, 2017 Under
    spiritual heart

    The scientific mind is not enough to grasp religious truths, to really grow spiritually one must develop the spiritual mind that is in our hearts. By Dr. Nabi Raza...

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  • Places Aren’t What Make Us Holy by Dr. Nabi Raza Abidi

    Posted on February 20, 2017 Under
    heart holy

    Our actions and inward states are what makes us holy not the places we dwell in. When things go wrong, it is inward that we must first look in, not outward. The places we...

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  • On Dealing with Despair and Seeking Validation from Others by Dr. Nabi Raza Abidi

    Posted on February 5, 2017 Under
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    Seeking validation from others is one of the primary causes of our social downfall and the cause of much of our despair. Only God can give us our true sense of worth. I have...

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  • The Islamic Clerical Robe and Hijab by Moulana Nabi Raza Abidi

    Posted on January 29, 2017 Under
    Hijab-e14857556465421

    Our Islamic dress code inspires more people than it offends A sight that perhaps stands out in Shia Muslim centers are the clerics that work within them. The SABA Islamic...

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  • CBS Covering SABA Center’s Interfaith Event

    Posted on January 21, 2017 Under
    News
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    SAN JOSE (CBS SF) — Religious leaders gathered in mutual support and prayer in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Monday in San Jose. Leaders from the Muslim Community...

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  • Sister’s Salary Workshop!

    Posted on January 21, 2017 Under
    SABA Events
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    sistersalary

    Sister's Salary Workshop! The SABA Youth Group is proud to announce the hosting of our first professional development event of the new year: AAUW's Start Smart Workshop!...

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  • Youth Program : Confronting Misconceptions about Shia

    Posted on January 19, 2017 Under
    SABA Announcements
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    friday night youth program

    We would like to invite everyone to join us this Friday for another FNP! In this week's program, we will be confronting common misconceptions about Shia Islam, as well as...

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