• Aspects of Imam al-Hadi personality

    The qualities of Imam al-Hadi (a.s.) were like the qualities of his fathers who were distinguished by them over all people. All elements of honor and dignity met together in him. He possessed all virtues and excellences. It sufficed for him that he was one of the infallible Imams of the Ahlul Bayt (a.s.) whom Allah had purified and kept uncleanness away from them. Here we shall talk in brief about some attributes of his honorable personality...

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  • Knowledge and Sciences of Imam Ali Al-Hadi

    Allah had dilated the chest of Imam al-Hadi (a.s.) for receiving knowledge and expanded his heart for sciences. Secrets of facts and intricacies of things were uncovered for him without any request or effort. People spoke about the vast knowledge he had, with none equal to him in his amazing, scientific treasures, covering all sciences of Hadith, jurisprudence, philosophy, theology, and other branches of knowledge.

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  • Knowledge and Generosity of Imam Hadi

    The Tenth Holy Imam, Ali Al-Hadi (AS) was the first son of Imam Muhammad Al-Jawad (AS) and Sayyidah Samana (SA). His father named him after his grandfather, Imam Rida (AS) and his great ancestor Imam Ali (AS).

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  • Supplications by Imam al-Hadi

    Many supplications were transmitted from Imam al-Hadi (a.s.) that he recited in the qunut of his prayers showing the extent of his devotedness and submissiveness to Allah. Here are some of them.

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  • Imam Hadi's weapons 'Prayers'

    During the rule of Motawkel, Imam Hadi had to face hardship. He was always under the control of the spies of the rulers. Nevertheless he discharged his duties as the Imam of Muslims.

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  • Vain attempt to assassinate Imam al-Hadi

    Al-Mutawakkil was unable to bear Imam al-Hadi (a.s.) any more. It bothered him that people talked about the virtues, vast knowledge, piety, and asceticism of Imam al-Hadi (a.s.) and that the Shia believed in his imamate and believed that he was worthier of the caliphate than him (al-Mutawakkil). Therefore, he tried to assassinate the imam and get rid of him but however he failed to achieve his aim.

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  • Martyrdom Anniversary of 10th Shia Imam 'Ali al-Naqi al-Hadi'

    Imam al-Hadi (a.s.) was a pure branch from the tree of prophethood, and a shiny bough from the tree of Imamate. By him and his fathers Allah has consolidated Islam and exalted monotheism. Before talking about the aspects of his great personality, we will discuss his pure origin, birth, upbringing and martyrdom.

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  • Debate of Imam al-Baqir with Christian scholar

    AhlulBayt News Agency (ABNA) - The Fifth Shi'ite infallible Imam, Imam al-Baqir's (a) debate with a Syrian Christian scholar is a set of questions and replies between Imam al-Baqir (a) and a Syrian Christian scholar. The Christian scholar asked different questions, all of which were answered by the Imam (a).

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  • Auspicious Birthday Anniversary of Imam Muhammad Baqir

    The Fifth Infallible Imam of the Shi'ite Muslims 'Imam Muhammad Baqir', the initiator of sciences and the heir of the knowledge of the Prophets was born on the first day of the month of Rajab in the year 57 Hijrah in the holy city of Medina. On this happy and auspicious occasion we extend our heartiest and joyous greetings to all the followers and lovers of holy Ahlul Bayt (PBUT).

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  • Lady Fatimah: The Manifestation of Kawthar

    Surah Kawthar is one of the shortest chapters in the Holy Qur’an, yet it is one of the richest ones too. It carries a fountain of knowledge for those who seek to extract its deeper meaning and wisdom. The interpreters of the Qur’an in the different schools of thought in Islam ...

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  • Sayyida Fatimah's Knowledge

    Fatima (A.S.) acquired her divine knowledge from the clear spring of Prophethood and received the excellence of truth from the house of revelation. So her attentive heart was embellished with wisdom and her brilliant reason together with her brightness realized to the fullest extent the real meaning of every fact.

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  • Without Fatima Zahra (A.S.) there is no Islam

    “that before she was conceived the Arch-Angel Gabriel came down from the heavens with a plate containing a cluster of dates and a bunch of grapes ordering me to eat them. After I ate them I was ordered to go to Khadija and thus Fatima was conceived from the fruits of paradise.”

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  • The Names of Hadrat Fatima Zahra (A.S.)

    Naming newborn children is considered a principle divine rule. Allah Almighty named Adam and Eve the first day He created them; He also taught Adam all names. Man, too, has followed this rule and practiced it ever since. Naming is an essential rule for civilized people.

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  • Brief history of Sayyida Fatimah al-Zahra's life

    Fatima, the only daughter of the Holy Prophet of Islam, was born in Mecca on 20th jumada th-thaniyah 8 B.H. The good and noble lady Khadijah and the Apostle Of Allah bestowed all their natural love, care and devotion on their lovable and only child Fatima, who in her turn was extremely fond of her parents.

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  • The luminous Birth of Lady Fatimah

    It was in the fifth year, or the end of the fourth year of Hegira, that the Archangel Gabriel, appeared before our Prophet [Peace be upon Him!] and announced to him: "O Mohammad! God has sent thee His Greetings, and He orders thee to keep thyself away from Lady Khadijeh for forty days!"

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  • Glimpses Into Family-Life of Lady Fatimah al-Zahra

    There is no doubt that to a very large extent, the future of a child depends greatly on the mental and psychological influence that he is exposed to, through people closest to him in his childhood. And naturally since a mother is the closest to a child during his growing years, her role in his upbringing is of the utmost importance.

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  • Thirteenth of Jumada II: Death anniversary of Lady Um al-Baneen

    The House of prophecy, message and revelation has embraced unique figures who were brought up and learned from this blessed House, such as the venerable Lady Fatima Bint Huzam known by Oum al-Baneen, the mother of al-Abbas and his brothers (peace be upon them) which commemorate her death anniversary these days.

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  • Demise Anniversary of Ummul Baneen Wife of Imam Ali / Biography

    Hadrat Fatima bint-e-Hazm bin Khalid (also known as Umm-ul-Baneen) was the wife of Imam Ali (a.s.) and mother of Hadrat Abbas (a.s.). On the sad occasion of the death anniversary of Lady Umm Al-Baneen, we extend condolences to Prophet Mohammad (pbuh&hh), Imam Mahdi (a.s.), the family of the prophet (pbut) and to all the believers.

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