The Road to Shaam

After the plunder and massacre at Karbala, the Ahle Bayt (a.s.) of the Prophet (s.a.) were subjected  to  harrowing tribulations by Yazid’s forces on their way to Shaam (Syria). Indeed these afflictions surpassed those meted out at Karbala in their intensity as well as their hostility. It left the members of Imam Hussain (a.s.)’s household … Continue reading The Road to Shaam

Janaab Zuhair Ibn Qain Al-Bajali (r.a)

The  single most  phenomenal  aspect of Karbala is undoubtedly the glorious personality of Imam Husain (a.s.). His station is unmatched  and  unparalleled.  Nevertheless, certain other figures have also contributed significantly in making this event monumental. Companions  of Imam Husain (a.s.) individually, with  their  steadfastness  and  fortitude,  as  well  as  collectively,  with  their martyrdom have displayed … Continue reading Janaab Zuhair Ibn Qain Al-Bajali (r.a)

Peace be upon Husain (a.s.)

Seize me, O Grief, for Husain(a.s.). Peace be upon Husain (a.s.) and upon Ali Ibn Husain and upon the Children of Husain (a.s.) and upon the companions of Husain(a.s). No sooner does one hear the name of Husain (a.s.) that emotions surge. Emotions like faith and action, sacrifice and morals, patience and steadfastness, self-sacrifice and … Continue reading Peace be upon Husain (a.s.)