Imam Ali b. al-Husayn al-Sajjad (a.s) is the fourth Imam. His father was Imam al-Husayn b. Ali (a.s) and his mother was a noble Persian known as Shahrbanu. Imam Ali b. al-Husayn al-Sajjad (a.s) was born on the 5th of Shaban in the year 38 A.H. Imam al-Sajjad (a.s) is referred to in ...
At the event of Ghadir, is it sensible that "mawla" means “friend” and “helper”? Supposing it to be true, did Muslims fulfill the obligation of help and friendship after the demise of the holy Prophet?
The holy shrine of Imam Ali (AS) in Najaf, Iraq, hosted about four million pilgrims during the Sunday night and on Monday on the anniversary martyrdom of the first Shia Imam. The pilgrims gathered in the holy city to mourn the martyrdom of Imam Ali ibn Abi Talib (AS), who ...
Born in Madina on 7th Safar 128 Hijri (10.11.745AD). Martyrdom in Baghdad Iraq 25th Rajab 183 Hijri (4.9.799 AD) Period of Imamate was 35 years. Imam Musa Ibn Ja’far (745-799) was born during the struggle between the Ummayads and the Abbasids. He was only four years old when Abul Abbas ...
This article gives an account of the Commander of the faithful, peace be on him, the first of the Imams of the believers...
Imam Jawad was born in Medina on 10th Rajab 195 A.H (Lunar year) 811 A.D., His name was ‘Muhammad’, Patronymic ‘Abu Jafar’ and his well-known appellatives were ‘Taqi and Jawad’. The Ninth Immaculate Holy Imam Name: Muhammad bin Ali. Titles: At-Taqi, Al-Jawad. Patronymic: Abu Ja’fer. Father:Imam Ali Reza(A.S.) Mother: Sabika ...
Ayatollah Safi: “Those who bent on to tarnish the holy image of Islam have no conception of its teachings,”
Millions of devoted Muslims from 60 countries have converged on the Iraqi holy city of Karbala to hold mourning rituals marking Arbaeen.
1335 years ago, on Ashura; the tenth day of the new Islamic year, in the early hours of the afternoon, on a sand-dune at Karbala, south of the current Iraqi capital, a convoy of men, women, and children was savagely massacred and 110 were killed by an army of over 30,000. ...
Ashura, the 10th day of the lunar month of Muharram, marks the martyrdom anniversary of Imam Hussain (AS), the grandson of Prophet Muhammad (PBUH&HF). One of the philosophy of Imam Hussain uprising is to Commanding Good and Forbidding Evil – a must for every Muslim, during the Abbasid caliph Yazid ...