Prophecies of the Holy Prophet (s.a.w.a.) regarding the martyrdom of Imam Husain (a.s.)

Due to their ignorance, some people allege that lamentation for Imam Husain (a.s.) is an innovation (bidat) and is ‘haraam’. Some of them knowingly support the propaganda of those who harbor selfish motives against Azadari (mourning) although reason demands that one must not accept gullibly all that one hears. Rather, one should study the traditions deeply. Also the narrations and traditions … Continue reading Prophecies of the Holy Prophet (s.a.w.a.) regarding the martyrdom of Imam Husain (a.s.)

Islamic History at the Cross Roads

 Justice is the soul of every society. Any society or community will remain firmly established only if its foundations are laid on justice and equity. If justice is decimated, the subsequent death of the society becomes inevitable. In other words, justice is rendered dead in only that society where the responsible persons of the community, … Continue reading Islamic History at the Cross Roads

Supplication of Hazrat Syed Ush-Shohada (a.s.) on the plains of Arafah

Despite certain strengths and capabilities, man is still extremely weak. No matter how powerful he may be in comparison with others or may not consider any one greater than himself, yet for his own self he is a weakling. He can neither  word off any disease nor can he avoid difficulties. Even after his numerous achievements, he finds himself … Continue reading Supplication of Hazrat Syed Ush-Shohada (a.s.) on the plains of Arafah

The Young Martyrs of Bani Hashim

On the day of Aashoora, when all the helpers and friends of Imam Husain (a.s.) had laid their lives, none remained except the Bani Hashim, their young­sters and children included. This article will men­tion some such martyrs of Bani Hashim who were still in their childhood. Though Jihad was not obligatory on them, they, like … Continue reading The Young Martyrs of Bani Hashim

The Repentant Martyrs of Karbala

The incident of Karbala is the most painful saga of the world which inspires tears and sorrow from billions of people around the world. This expression of pain and sorrow is the instinctive reaction of human beings. This mourning, weeping and self-flagellation are the effect of the martyrdom of Imam Husain (a.s.). This should not … Continue reading The Repentant Martyrs of Karbala