• 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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  • Happy Birth Anniversary of Imam Mohammad Baqir;

    An introduction to the infallible Imam Baqir

    AhlulBayt News Agency (ABNA) - Sheikh Mufid writes about Imam, "he had access to and acquaintance with all the branches of knowledge and intuitive learning. He led his life busy in the obedience of God. He was strong and balanced at the station of piety and rigidly honored his word, promises, and commitments. ..."

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  • The Tasbih (Rosary) of Lady Fatimah al-Zahra

    It is quoted from Imam Ali (AS), saying: “Fatima (SA), the apple of the Prophet’s (peace be upon him and his household) eyes was in my house. She ground with the mill so much that her hands formed calluses, and drew water from the well with the bucket so much that the rope marked her chest, and swept the house so much that her clothes became dusty.

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  • The Prophet's Love for Lady Fatimah

    It is difficult to define the extent of the Prophet's love for Fatima (A) for she occupied a special place in his heart like no other person did. The Prophet's love for Fatima was mixed with respect and exaltation; and in addition to being motivated by the father/daughter relationship, this love was granted to her for the special talents and noble traits Fatima enjoyed.

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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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  • Lady Fatimah in the Verse of Mubahala

    This event is famous and is known to all Muslims. Islamic scholars are united on the fact that it was revealed in regard to the Christian delegation who came from Najran to dispute the issue of Isa Ibn Maryam (A.S.) with the Prophet (peace be upon him and his household).

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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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  • 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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  • Sayyida Fatimah al-Zahra's Birth

    The clear disagreement on Fatima's birth date is surprising. Some scholars state that she was born five years after revelation; while others say that she was born two or three years before that; and still others claim that she was born five years before revelation.

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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.

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  • Dimensions of Lady Fatimah's Character in Details

    Another characteristic of Lady Fatima is her generosity and giving. The stories of her granting her wedding gown to a needy person on the night of her wedding and giving food to those who needed it for three consecutive nights...

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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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  • Historic Fadak Sermon of Lady Fatimah by Ayatollah Safi Golpaygani

    Sayyidah Zahra heaved a sorrowful sigh from her scorched and aggrieved heart such that all of those present were affected by it and began to weep. The gathering was converted into a mourning ceremony and everyone was deeply touched. Sayyidah Zahra then remained silent for a moment until the weeping of those present calmed down, and then she began her speech.

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  • Lady Fatima al-Zahra in Words of Infallibles

    This article introduces some of the facets of Lady Fatima al-Zahra’s status and personality by relying on the words of the Prophet, the Imams, and Lady Fatima herself. Some of her merits include her being a leader of all women who was infallible, an angel in the form of a human, and an intercessor on the Day of Judgment.

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  • Fatima, Daughter of Muhammad by South African Catholic Priest

    The only child of Muhammad to survive him, Fatima was from early times taken up by Shi’a Islam, for whose adherents she is the virgin mother, the heavenly intercessor with untold power before God’s throne, and the grieving mother of al-Husayn, the Shi’a’s most important martyr.

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  • Martyrdom anniversary of Lady Fatima al-Zahra

    The people gathered waiting for the funeral to start, but Abu Dhar went out to them and said: Go away, the funeral of the daughter of the Messenger of Allah is delayed. So, people went away thinking that the funeral will take the next day. (It was narrated that her death happened after 'Asr prayer or in early hours of night).

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  • Marriage of Lady Zaynab

    Marriage of Lady Zaynab. The marriage of Zainab did not diminish her strong attachment to her family. Together this young couple had five children, of whom four were sons, Ali, Aun, Muhammad, and Abbas, and one daughter, Umm Kulthum.

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  • The Blessed Newborn "Lady Zaynab"

    The Blessed Newborn "Lady Zaynab". Imam 'Ali (a.s.) hurried to take his newborn, kissed her frequently, and held the Shariite ceremonies of newborns. The Imam (a.s.) recited azan3 in his newborn's right ear and iqamah4 in the left. Hence, the first voice that penetrated the newborn's hearing was her father's, shouting:

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  • Personality of Sayyida Zaynab, Daughter of Imam Ali (PBUT)

    Personality of Sayyida Zaynab, Daughter of Imam Ali (PBUT). Lady Zeinab contained all elements of nobility and virtue that Almighty Allah bestowed upon he grandfather, her father, her mother, and her two brothers. She inherited their peculiarities and copied their high moral standards.

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  • Lady Zeinab: An Evident Exemplar

    Lady Zaynab: An Evident Exemplar. According to the view of Islam, the woman is given the high status she desires. In fact, one of the advantages of Islam, which has turned it into the best way of living for mankind, is its view on the true status of women.

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