Friday, November 11, 2016
...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.
Thursday, October 27, 2016
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
Sunday, August 28, 2016
Monday, August 22, 2016
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.