Exegesis of Ziyarat e Nahiya

Let us take the discussion on the exegesis of Ziyarat-e-Nahiya forward and try to understand the succeeding phrases. Peace be on the one whose jugular vein was severed. Wateen refers to jugular vein, Ibn Manzoor, the author of Lisaan al Arab writes: “Wateen is the vein of the heart, which when cut will result in … Continue reading Exegesis of Ziyarat e Nahiya

The killing of Imam Husain (peace be on him), in reality, is akin to killing Holy Prophet (peace be on him and his progeny)

What does history say? Events of previous years are acquired from the scrolls of history. What occurred, which conditions, which personalities, where and during which age, what behavior was promoted and the kind of revolutions that took place can all be found in the books of history in a way as if each event is … Continue reading The killing of Imam Husain (peace be on him), in reality, is akin to killing Holy Prophet (peace be on him and his progeny)

The Rituals of Imam Husain’s (peace be on him) mourning and the Religious Authority (Marjaiyyat)

A group of Shias enquired from Grand Ayatullah His Holiness Syed Ali al-Husaini al-Sistani (may Allah grant him a long life) regarding Azaadari (mourning rituals) of Imam Husain (peace be upon him). Their question and the reply of the Grand Marja of our time are mentioned hereunder. We pray to Allah, the Most High, the … Continue reading The Rituals of Imam Husain’s (peace be on him) mourning and the Religious Authority (Marjaiyyat)

Satisfaction and Patience

Series of Prophets (peace be upon them) In this world of land and water, the creation of Allah, who brought along with them the certificate of nobility from their Creator and inhabited this world, are called humans. For their test, guidance and to establish justice, a series of Prophets (peace be upon them) was sent … Continue reading Satisfaction and Patience