Imam Husain and His Martyrdom (4) Call to Surrender or Die Presently messengers came from Kufa, and Imam Husain was asked to surrender. Imam Husain offered to take one of three alternatives. He...
Imam Hussain and His Martyrdom (3) Snare of Riches Meanwhile Persia came within the Muslim orbit. When Medain was captured in the year 16 of the Hijra, and the battle of Jalula broke the Persian...
Imam Hussain and His Martyrdom (2) Abundant water & tragedy of thirst From the most ancient times this tract of the lower Euphrates has been a garden. It was a cradle of early civilization, a...
Imam Hussein and His Martyrdom 1 Introduction: The month of Muharram, the first month of the Islamic calendar, brings with it the memory of the sacrifice of Imam Hussain [a], the grandson of Prophet...
The Excellences of the Imam Hussain in Sunni Hadith (4) Divine wisdom in creation can be best discerned, according to the Qur'an, in the order of nature, and in the human individual and his society....
The Excellences of the Imam Hussain in Sunni Hadith (3) Imam Hassan and Imam Hussain Islamic tradition has preserved numerous anecdotes depicting the tender care and love which the Prophet showed...
The Excellences of the Imam Husayn in Sunni Hadith (2) This version of the tradition provides the meaning of the kisa' and the basis of its significance. The mantle is a symbol of divine mercy and...
The Excellences of the Imam Husayn in Sunni Hadith (1) HUMAN history may be seen as a record of the eternal struggle between right and wrong, virtue and vice, good and evil, and righteousness and...
Who Was Hazrat Sakinah (A.S)? (2) Winds of Revolution When Muawiah died in the middle of Rajab of year 60(Hijra), and his son Yazied took power, and ordered his walis to ask for the people's pledge...
Who Was Hazrat Sakinah (A.S)? (1)  Sakinah was the youngest daughter of Imam Hussein. She was a vivacious child, full of love and happiness. Everyone loved Sakinah. She was also a very religious girl...
Key Concepts in Islamic Sprituality (3) Humbleness Another key concept in Islamic spirituality is ultimate humbleness or spiritual poverty. This means to strengthen our understanding of the need for...
Relationship with Children The Fundamental Role of a Mother in the Well-Being and Prosperity of a Generation: There is no doubt that to a very large extent, the future of a child depends greatly on...

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