No revolution exists in the history of the world like the revolution of Imam Husayn (a.s), which shook the world, bestowed glory for truth and created dignity for human beings, as all its parts are effulgence and all its horizons, nobility and honor.
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Especially in recent years, the Arbaeen Walk has turned into a magnificent phenomenon. But due to certain reasons, it has not received the attention it deserves from the international mainstream media. In the following article, has introduced and shed some light on some of the dimensions of this historic event in the Islamic community […]
In the 10th year after Hijri (A.H.) or roughly 632 C.E., the Holy Prophet of Islam, Prophet Muhammad al-Mustafa (pbuh) performed the final pilgrimage (Hajj) of his lifetime to the sacred city of Mecca in the Arabian Peninsula. After completing the rites of Hajj, the Holy Prophet (pbuh), along with his family, companions, and […]
On 5th of the Islamic month of Shawwal in 60 AH, Muslim Ibn Aqeel Ibn Abi Taleb, the cousin and emissary of Holy Prophet Mohammad (SAWA) grandson, Imam Husain (AS), arrived in Kufa and was warmly welcomed by the people,
Full Name: Abu l-Hasan Ali b. Muhammad al-Samuri Companion of: Imam al-Hasan al-‘Askari (a.s) and Imam al-Mahdi (a.s) Teknonym: Abu l-Hasan Epithet: al-Samuri, al-Saymari Place(s) of Residence: Baghdad Death/Martyrdom: Sha’ban 15, 329/May 15, 941 Burial Place: Baghdad
Companion of: Imam al-‘Askari (a.s), Imam al-Mahdi (a.s) Teknonym: Abu l-Qasim Death/Martyrdom: 326/938 Burial Place: Baghdad Professors: Muhammad b. ‘Uthman Activities: The third special deputy of Imam al-Mahdi (a.s)
2. Muḥammad b. ʿUthmān b. Saʿīd al-ʿAmrī Full Name: Muhammad b. ‘Uthman b. Sa’id al-‘Amri Companion of: Imam al-Hasan al-‘Askari (a), Imam al-Mahdi (a) Teknonym: Abu Ja’far Well Known As: Samman, al-‘Askari Well-known Relatives: ‘Uthman b. Sa’id Place(s) of Residence: Baghdad
The Four Deputies or Al-Nuwwāb al-Arbaʿa (Arabic: النُواب الأربَعَة), were four representatives or special deputies of Imam al-Mahdi (a.s) during the Age of Minor Occultation and provided the means of communication between Shi’a and Imam (a.s): Uthman b. Sa’id, Muhammad b. Uthman, Husayn b. Ruh and Ali b. Muhammad al-Samuri.
Exceptional cases – In the following three cases, the prayers offered by a person will be valid, even if his body or dress be najis:
Conditions for dress worn during prayers – There are six conditions for the dress used in Prayer: * It should be clean. * It should be mubah (permissible for him to use). * It should not be made of the parts of a dead body. * It should not be made of the carcass, […]