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Why Husayn (a.s.) Is Not Forgotten?

Why Husayn (a.s.) Is Not Forgotten?

The importance of the history of life of Imam Hussain (a.s.) which has been converted to one of most sensational epics of human history is not only because of arousing most powerful waves of sensations of millions of people around itself every year and creates a ceremony which is more sensational than other ceremonies, but its importance is mostly because that: It has no “motive” other than pure religious and ... Read More »

What non-Muslims Say about Imam Husain

What non-Muslims Say about Imam Husain

Charles Dickens “If Husain fought to quench his worldly desires, then I do not understand why his sisters, wives and children accompanied him. It stands to reason therefore that he sacrificed purely for Islam.” Dr. Rajendra Prasad The sacrifice of Imam Husain is not limited to one country, or nation, but it is the hereditary state of the brotherhood of all mankind. Dr. Radha Krishnan Though Imam Husain gave his ... Read More »

Ahead of Ashura Majalis, Nigeria Quds Day Martyrs receive blessing of Imam Hussain’s flag from Karbala + Pics

Ahead of Ashura Majalis, Nigeria Quds Day Martyrs receive blessing of Imam Hussain’s flag from Karbala + Pics

Leader of the Shiite Islamic Movement in Nigeria, His Eminence Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky has visited Quds Day martyrs at Jannatu Darur Rahmah prior ahead of the first Muharram Majlis and the hoisting of the black flag from Karbala on the dome of Hussainiyyah Baqiyyatullah, Zaria. During the visit, Sheikh Zakzaky covered the martyrs with the black flag brought from the tomb of Imam Hussain (AS) in Karbala for blessing and ... Read More »

Political impact of Ashura- The revival of promotion of good and prevention of evil

Political impact of Ashura- The revival of promotion of good and prevention of evil

According to the most authorized quotations, the first martyr of the family of the Prophet was Ali Akbar, and the last one was Abolfazl Al-Abbas. He martyred when there were no companions for him. He was alone with the master of the martyrs. He came and said: my dear brother! Let me to go to the battle field, I am not satisfied with this life. Abolfazl sent his three brothers ... Read More »

Main Purpose of Imam Hussein’s Uprising by Himself

Main Purpose of Imam Hussein’s Uprising by Himself

The holy and glorious uprising of Imam Hussein (AS)was rooted inthe substantialdeviations of Islamic society. These digressionshappened after Sqyfhand stemmed from the deviation of Islamic government from its mainstream.After the death of Imam Ali (AS),Sufyan and Umayyad dynasty- an anti-Islamic sectarian-took the helm of affairs entirely.According to the historical document, the leaders of these sectarian did not believe in Islam and its principlesand they considered the rising power of Islam ... Read More »

Ashura Movement and its goals

Ashura Movement and its goals

Following the issue of Imam Hussein’s (AS) knowledge of the fate and movement and some suspicions that one of the authors made in analyzing his movement and his knowledge about the fate of martyrdom and following the questions that were proposed by some clerics with Seyed Mohammad HosseinTabatabai, he wrote many thesis about Imam’s knowledge and published then. As Ayat- Allah Reza Ostadi said in his collection, “twenty articles”, this ... Read More »

The Significance and Role of Lamentation in muharram

The Significance and Role of Lamentation in muharram

The Significance and Role of Lamentation in Reviving Islam and the Ideology of the Master of Maryrs We must all know that, that which unites Muslims is the political dimension of lamentation for the Infallible Imams (a.s.) especially lamentation for the Lord of the Oppressed and the Master of Martyrs, His Holiness Abi Abdullah Imam Hosein (a.s.). It preserves the “nationality” of the Muslims particularly the 12-Imamate Shiites. * * ... Read More »