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Offsprings of Imams
Ali Akbar, the Hashmite Prince

Ali Akbar, the Hashmite Prince

The whole town of Medina was humming with activity. People from all parts of the town were looking into the street of the Hashimites where a caravan was getting ready for a journey. The elders of the town were talking to each other in hushed tones,

Offsprings of Imams
Birth Anniversary of Hazrat Ali Akbar: The Day of Youths

Birth Anniversary of Hazrat Ali Akbar: The Day of Youths

Heartiest congratulations to you all on a very auspicious day commemorated as Day of Youths. It is the day that is celebrated every year in the Islamic Republic of Iran as the Day of the Virtuous Youths, for it was on this day on the 11th of the month of Sha'ban that God had granted the Martyr of Karbala, Imam Husain (AS), with a meritorious son, who bore a striking resemblance to his grandfather, Prophet Mohammad (SAWA) in both appearance and, as he grew up, in excellence of character. If you are ready we have prepared a special feature for you in this regard as motivation for all virtuous youths, please stay with us.

Offsprings of Imams
Ali Akbar ibn Hussain (A.S)

Ali Akbar ibn Hussain (A.S)

Ali Akbar ibn Hussain was born on 11th of Shabaan 44 AH and he was the son of Imam Hussain ibn Ali and Umm-e-Laila. He was a handsome young man of eighteen. He was also a brave soldier. He had been taught fencing and archery by his half-uncle, Abbas ibn Ali.

Islamic Personalities
Ali Al-Akbar (p), Look-alike of the Prophet (p)

Ali Al-Akbar (p), Look-alike of the Prophet (p)

The Hashemite Prince Hazrat Ali Al-Akbar (p), son of Imam Al-Hussain (p) and Hazrat Umm-e-Layla (p), born on 11 Shaban, possessed so much remarkable resemblance to the holy prophet Hazrat Muhammad (p) that the Chief of Martyrs and Leader of the Youths of Paradise Al-Imam Al-Hussain (p) was often heard to say “Whenever I desire to see the holy prophet (p) I look at him.”

Debates and Replies
Human Rights in Islamic Perspectives

Human Rights in Islamic Perspectives

If we want to talk about human rights in the Islamic perspective, we have to talk first about human responsibilities, simply because human rights in Islam are derived from human responsibilities. In Islam, a human is the creature of God and human beings are defined in their relation to God.

Supplications and Ziyarat
The Invocation (Munajat) of Shabaniyah

The Invocation (Munajat) of Shabaniyah

It has been narrated by Ibn Khalawayh who commented on it, saying, “This is the prayer of Imam Ali Amir ul-Mu'mineen and the Holy Imams, his descendants, (PBUT) who used to recite it in the month of Shaban."

Fatima al-Zahra
Backlash of Saqifah Event

Backlash of Saqifah Event

The day after the Saqifah, ‘Umar Ibn al-Khattab, along with a group of individuals came to the house of the daughter of the Holy Prophet. In the house, there was ‘Ali Ibn Abi Talib, Fatima, and their two sons, Hasan and Husayn, who were still in a state of deep sorrow over the death of the Prophet.

Imam Ali
Imam Ali (A.S.), the Ka'ba of Faith

Imam Ali (A.S.), the Ka'ba of Faith

"Most surely the first House to be set up for mankind is the one at Bekka (Mecca), blessed and a guidance for all nations." (Holy Qur'an 3:96). This is how God Almighty describes the holy Ka'ba that the Father of the human race, Adam, was ordered to build in Mecca at the dawn of mankind's creation.

Supplications and Ziyarat
'Munajaat' (Invocation) of Imam Ali Bin Abi Talib (A.S.)

'Munajaat' (Invocation) of Imam Ali Bin Abi Talib (A.S.)

Now that we know what is to happen on the Day of Judgement, we should always seek the protection of Allah against the sorrows of that Day. Here is the translation of a famous Munajaat (Secret Invocation) of Hadhrat Ali (A), which will show us how to beseech our Lord for that protection:- O Allah! I seek Thy safety on 'the Day when neither wealth nor sons will avail, but only he (will prosper) that brings to Allah a good (or ubmissive) heart; (26:88-89) 101

Imam al-Mahdi
When is the Promised Mahdi Expected to Appear?

When is the Promised Mahdi Expected to Appear?

[A Discouse on Imam Mahdi (A.J.T.F)] Dr. Jalali: When is the promised Mahdi expected to appear?

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