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Azadari - Beyond Rituals and Culture

Every year at the beginning of the Islamic year, some sort of debate fuels up on social media about the traditions, practices, history and largely anything to do with Muharram ul Haram. 549 more words


Uniqueness of Maula Abbas (as) in Karbala

Hazrat Abbas (a.s.) was unique in the tribulations and sufferings forced on him. Yet, he (a.s.) endured all these for Allah’s pleasure and obedience of the Imam of the time with complete recognition and absolute faith. 1,179 more words


Imam Mahdi (a.t.f.s.) mourns for Imam Husain (a.s.)

We find in Behaarul Anwaar v. 101 (New Edition) Kitaabul Mazaar a Ziyarat named Ziyarat-e-Naahiya attributed to the sacred personality of Imam-e-Zamana (a.t.f.s.). In this Ziyarat Imam-e-Zamana (a.t.f.s.), through various statements, intensely laments over his ancestor who was oppressed in a state of being far from his motherland. 409 more words


Karbala — The longest running demonstration against oppression and terrorism – Part II

In the first part of the blog post I tried to highlight some of the events which surrounded the Tragedy of Karbala. And now as promised I am presenting the second part, in which I will discuss the reason behind public mourning in moharram, big Juloos or processions, Azadaari, Maatam and related rituals and their importance. 1,491 more words

Imam Hussain

Alama Nasir Abbas Multan (Taharat e AhleBait)

Alama Nasir Abbas Multan (Taharat e AhleBait)

Alama Nasir Abbas Multan (Taharat e AhleBait)


Rewards and merits of crying for Imam Husain (a.s.)

Marhoom-e-Darbandi (r.a.) reports a tradition from Muntakhab about Imam Sadiq (a.s.) –

‘On sighting the moon of Moharram ul-Haraam, there would be an increase in the grief and sorrow of Imam Sadiq (a.s.).  277 more words



Imam Sadiq (as)
ne sawaal kiya, “Kya tum mein se kisi ne Ullu (Owl / Ghuwad) ko din ke waqt dekha hai?” 89 more words