The martyrdom of this unborn baby is indeed a tragedy that explains the numerous sufferings brought upon the Ahl al-Bayt (peace be upon them) after the martyrdom of the Holy Prophet (peace be upon him and his pure progeny) by his alleged companions.
History narrates the horrendous incident that took place after the [...]
As we commemorate the martyrdom anniversary of Imam Sajjad (peace be upon him) one cannot forget the difficult times enforced upon him.
In the plains of Karbala, he saw all his family members being martyred including his father, the Imam of his time, al-Husain (peace be upon him) yet due to illness wasn’t [...]
On the Auspicious Occasion of the day of ‘Arafah, Imam Sadiq (peace be upon him) Online Seminary Extends its Condolences on the Sad Event of the Martyrdom of Muslim ibn Aqil, the ambassador of Imam Husain (peace be upon him)
If one missed the blessings of the Night of Qadr then [...]
Imam Sadiq (peace be upon him) Online Seminary Offers Heartfelt Condolences on the Martyrdom Anniversary of Imam Baqir, the illuminator of Knowledge (peace be upon him)
Imam Baqir (peace be upon him) was born in Medina on the 1st of Rajab 57 AH. He was present and witnessed the tragedy [...]
At 25 years of age, Imam Jawad (peace be upon him) was the youngest martyred Imam. He was only four years old when his father, Imam Ridha (peace be upon him) under the enforced circumstances by Ma’mun had to leave his child and migrate to Khorasan.
To convince the Shias that he had [...]
According to a narration, the martyrdom of Imam Ali Ridha (peace be upon him) occurred on the 23rd of Dhul al-Qa’dah. While commemorating the martyrdom of this gracious Imam it befits to remember one of the incidents wherein the Imam shows the way and also warns his followers who are not cautious [...]
25th of the month of Shawwal 148 AH was a sad day for all seekers and lovers of knowledge. It was a day when the Abbasid caliph poisoned the possessor and the most revered one in knowledge i.e. Imam al-Sadiq (peace be upon him).
No one trained more scholars in the entire history [...]
The world was orphaned with the martyrdom of the leader of all the believers. The wretched of all human beings, Ibn Muljim, raised his sword upon the best person after the Holy Prophet (peace be upon him and his pure progeny). Even the enemy acknowledged that Justice was struck and was buried [...]
Imam Sadiq (peace be upon him) Online Seminary offers Heartfelt Condolences on the Martyrdom Anniversary of Imam Kadhim (peace be upon him)
O Allah, send blessings upon Musa, the son of Jafar (peace be upon them) the one who was accustomed to ordeals and endurance, and he was persecuted wrongfully, entombed unjustly, and [...]
Imam Sadiq Online Seminary offers Heartfelt Condolences on the Occasion of 15th of Rajab, the Demise Anniversary of Lady Zainab (peace be upon her)
Islam cannot be understood without the event of Ashura and Ashura cannot be understood without the stance of Lady Zainab (peace be upon her).
She was a lady with a [...]
Imam Sadiq (peace be upon him) Online Seminary offers Heartfelt Condolences on the Martyrdom Anniversary of Imam Ali ibn Muhammad al-Hadi (peace be upon him)
Ahmad Ibn Dawud says: I owed some Khums money as well some vows which I wanted to deliver to Imam Ali Naqi (also known as Imam Hadi, peace [...]
The days of Fatimiyah and the occultation of our Imam have a strange story! The heart doesn’t know whether to cry for the lady or to weep for the distance!
When the days of Fatimiyyah arrive the heart is afflicted. It seeks a consoler who can console it. The only thing that can [...]
Peace be upon you, O the oppressed one whose right was usurped
In mere 75 days from the martyrdom of the Holy Prophet, Medina witnessed many tragedies, from the nail of the door to the broken ribs of his daughter, Fatimah.
The oppression done to the Lady familiarized Medina with her cries during [...]
Imam Sadiq peace be upon him Online Seminary offers heartfelt condolences on the occasion of the Martyrdom Anniversary of Imam Hasan al-Askari peace be upon him.
Imam Hasan Askari peace be upon him, spent most of his time in Samarra, which was a garrison town. He was in constant house arrest and under [...]
The Imams (peace be upon them) as the successors of Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him & his progeny) are the protectors of the religious principles and teachings and so was Imam Reza (PBUH), who was called by the Prophet (PBUH&HP) as the knowledgeable. Ma’moon, the so-called caliph of that time, forcefully [...]
Imam Sadiq (peace be upon him) Seminary offers heartfelt condolences on the occasion of 28th of Safar, the Martyrdom Anniversary of the Holy Prophet, Muhammad (peace and blessings be upon him and his progeny.)
The 28th of Safar marks a sad day for the Islamic Ummah. It marks the martyrdom anniversary of the [...]