Doors of Knowledge of Ahl-ul-Bayt (A.S): part 1

  Imam al-Baqir (A.S): What is the concept of the noble Ayah "Say: Enough for a witness between me and you is Allah, and who has knowledge of the book" (13:43) is us [the Ahl al-Bayt]. Ali (A.S), next to the Holy Prophet (PBUH), is the first, the superior, and the best of us all.

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Lady Zainab: The Wise Woman of Bani Hashim

   There is not enough information about the childhood and the youth of Zainab (PBUH); however, after some decades she comes out, and the striking event of Karbala shows her to us. As Tabari mentions in his history, Hamid Ibn Muslim is one of the people who had witnessed Zainab (PBUH) in Karbala. He depicts this great lady as, “Just as a woman who shined like the sun, she came out from the tents. I asked, ‘who is she?’ They replied, ‘she is Zainab, the daughter of Fatimah, the daughter of prophet of Allah.

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What is the proper Hijab?

The issue of Hijab is not a new topic and it is as old as the Abrahamic religions of Judaism, Christianity and Islam. The Islamic view of Hijab is a more balanced one compared with the other religions but still lots of unfair accusations and doubts are distributed against the Islamic view of Hijab.

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Lady Fatima Zahra: The Exemplary Lady

Lady Fatimah (PBUH), daughter of the greatest religious and political man, considered family as a holy sanctuary. She gracefully embraced her role as a creature filled with love, compassion and energy, and devoted herself to supporting her husband and raising her children. 

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Ways of combating anxiety

 Anxiety is a condition which is accompanied with worries and fright. The signs of anxiety are evident in the physical conditions of a person and most of the initial pressures are exerted on the nervous system, digestion system and then the heart

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Considerations on: The Fast of ‘Ashura

 Some traditions are found in Sunni books to the effect that the Prophet (s.a.w.) on migrating to Medina found the Jews fasting on the 10th of Muharram. He asked them why, and was told: "It is an auspicious day; it is the day when God delivered the children of Israel from their enemy (i.e. Pharaoh); and, therefore, Moses fasted on that day." The Prophet (s.a.w.) said, "I am worthier of Moses than you are."

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