Friday, November 11, 2016

Ziyarat of Imam Husain (as)

Imam Sadiq (a.s.) said:
"One who desires to be served at tables of light on Judgment Day should perform the Ziyarat of Imam Husain (a.s.)."
 
Ref: Kamiluz Ziyaraat, Chapter 50, Page 135, Hadeeth No. 2


Martyrdom of Sayyeda Sakina (sa)

...the head of Imam Husain (a.s.) was bought and kept in Sayyedah Sakina’s (a.s.) lap. The girl asked, “What is this?” and they answered, “It is the head of your father.” Hearing this, the child was alarmed and started yelling, she took to ill and died in Damascus.
- Nafasul Mahmoom, by Sheikh Abbas Qummi (a.r.) -
 
 

Thursday, October 27, 2016

Imam Sajjad (a.s.) - Helping Poors and Needy

Imam Ali bin Husain as-Sajjad (a.s.) would cover his face and go out in the city of Madinah to meet the needs of the poor and the needy himself. Whenever he met a needy person on the way who would express his need to him, he (a.s.) would welcome him with these words:
“Welcome, O, the one who carries my provisions towards the hereafter.”

Behaar al-Anwaar, v. 46, p. 98, C. 5, H. 86

 

Monday, August 22, 2016

Imam Mahdi - Ziyarat ale yaseen

O My master! Certainly wretched is he who opposes you and certainly happy is he who obeys you.
Ref: Ziyarate Ale Yaseen


Imam Reza (a.s.) - The Leader

I (Dawud al-Raqqi) said to Abu Ibrahim (Musa), peace be on him:
“May I be your ransom, I have grown old. So take my hand and save me from hell-fire. Who is our leader (sahib) after you?”
“This is your leader after me,”
he (Imam Musa), peace be on him said and pointed to his son,
Abu al-Hasan (Imam Reza), peace be on him.
Ref: Kitab al-Irshaad, v.2, page no. 248 / Kashf al-Ghumma, v.2, page no. 270 / B. Anwaar, v.49, page no. 23
 

Ziyarat of this son of mine – Imam Reza (a.s.)

Imam Kazim (a.s.) said:
One who performs the Ziyarat of this son of mine – Imam Reza (a.s.) , will be rewarded with Paradise.
- Kamiluz Ziaraat, Ch. 101, Tr.10 -