Hasan Ibn Ali: The Chief of the Youth of Jannah

Hasan Ibn Ali: The Chief of the Youth of Jannah

By Dr. Farhat Fatima Imam Hasan Ibn Ali, also known as Hazrat Hasan Mujtaba (‘a) is bestowed with the honor of being among one of the fourteen infallibles by the grace of Allah (SwT). He is not only the eldest grandson of Prophet Muhammad (S) and Bibi Khadija (sa), He...
A Summary of Lady Zaynab’s Sermon in the Court of Yazid

A Summary of Lady Zaynab’s Sermon in the Court of Yazid

By Deeba Rizvi All praise is due to Allah, the Lord of the worlds This article summarizes the thought provoking Sermon delivered by Lady Zaynab on reaching Shaam (today known as Syria) after the bloodshed that occurred in Karbala with the Household of Prophet...
Is There an “Islamic Hijab” for Men?

Is There an “Islamic Hijab” for Men?

By Daniel Amir Mundrawala Along with the topic of “Hijab” for women, there is also another discussion which is hardly ever mentioned and that is about the “Hijab” for men. Although the term Hijab is used for the clothing of a Muslim man it is not the same style...
Husayn, The Ark Of Survival

Husayn, The Ark Of Survival

By Ruqaya Aghaie ***** “Indeed, Husayn is the beacon of guidance and the ark of salvation.” -Prophet Muhammad (S)[1] ***** Imam Husayn (as) is a love regenerating, does not concern within a day or a month, nor a year, yet it will remain a heated candle in his...
Three Poems about Ashura’

Three Poems about Ashura’

By Ruqaya Aghaie ***** Seek Patience Patience, seek patience o’ death Lengthen the time of her final breath Approach not o moment of last sight Hussain of Fatima will remain with no light Shattered the clouds when carried his silenced scream ‘Oh, beloved...