What is the Root of The Fast of Ashura Day? Some traditions are found in Sunni books to the effect that the Prophet (s.a.w.) on migrating to Medina found the Jews fasting on the 10th of Muharram. He...
Lady Zeinab An Eloquent Lady After the tragedy of Karbala, Lady Zainab (PBUH) and the other captives were brought to the palace of Ibn Ziyad. There, Lady Zainab disguised herself among the other...
The Reasons of Imam Hussayn Revolution Imam Hussein (A.S.) did not possess the necessary force that would enable him to win; he did not even rely on those who wrote to him from Kaufa. For he declared...
Karbala and the Imam Husayn in Persian and Indo-Muslim literature (3) The suwari theme was lovingly elaborated by Sangi, that is the Talpur prince 'Abdu'l-Husayn, to whom Sindhi owes some very fine...
Karbala and the Imam Husayn in Persian and Indo-Muslim literature (2) The Turkish tradition and that in the regional languages of the Indian subcontinent are very similar. Let us have a look at the...
Karbala and the Imam Husayn in Persian and Indo-Muslim literature (1) I still remember the deep impression which the first Persian poem I ever read in connection with the tragic events of Karbala'...
Is it true that Imam Hussein’s assassin was killed on the ninth of Rabi’ul Awwal and his head was sent to Imam Sajjad (a.s.)? One of several subjects that have been associated with this day is the...
The Immortal Sayyeda Zeinab (PBUH) Historically, female leaders have been overshadowed in the mainstream Muslim world. In fact, Islam would not have survived all that time if it was not for the...
Who Was Actually IMAM HUSSEIN (PBUH) ? In the Glorious Quran: "Should anyone argue with you concerning him, after the knowledge that has come to you, say, ‘Come! Let us call our sons and your sons,...
Imam Husseinˈs Purposes to Revolt Against Yazid Imam Hussein (PBUH) was a man of faith and action. During nights, he worshipped Allah in privacy while during the day he worked hard and guided the...