Aashura – The Untold Truths

The word Aashura reminds a person of the sacrifices of Imam Husain (a.s.) and his companions. It inculcates the spirit of sacrifice in a person for the sake of Allah. Probably, this is the principal reason why the Ahle Bait (a.s.) have tried to keep the memories of the sacrifice of Imam Husain (a.s.) alive … Continue reading Aashura – The Untold Truths

Exegesis of Ziyarat-e-Naahiyah

(Continued from the previous issue Almuntazar Muharram issue) “Peace be upon the one who settled at Karbala” The holy and blessed land of Karbala needs no introduction. Allamah Majlisi (a.r.) has devoted an entire chapter in his magnum opus “Behaarul Anwaar” (vol. 101, p. 106) to Karbala and named it  “The chapter on the excellence … Continue reading Exegesis of Ziyarat-e-Naahiyah

A Gasping Heart Gives Out A Cry

The mind boggling pace at which changes and alterations in the modern era are taking place universally is something the world has not witnessed from the inception of mankind. By ‘present era’ we mean the last decade of this century. The technological advances in the field of science and its increasing list of inventions have … Continue reading A Gasping Heart Gives Out A Cry