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Why is Laylatul Qadr interpreted to hazrat Fatima?

There are some hadiths which interpreted Laylatul Qadr to hazrat Fatima like the following. Why is it interpreted to hazrat Fatima? قال الصادق (علیه السلام):’’ انا انزلناه في لـيلة القـدر’’، الليلة فاطـمه و القـدر الله فمن عرف فاطمه حق معرفتها فقد ادرک ليلة القدر و أنما سميت فاطمه لأن الخلق فطموا عن معرفتها…. بحار الانوار جلد43 Imam Jafar Sadiq said in interpretation …

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Traditions on al-Mahdi a.s

Out of the controversial narrations we can refer to the various traditions cited in the books widely known among the Sunnis, dealing with al-Mahdi the Awaited, stating that he will reappear at the end of time to fill the world with justice as it was filled with oppression. Ahl al-Sunnah take him to be Muhammad ibn Abd Allah, and in …

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What is the Difference between Islam and Iman?

via 180 Questions Enquiries About Islam | par Ayatullah  Nasir Makarim Shirazi: In verse 14 of Suratul Hujurat, we read: قَالَتِ الأََعْرَابُ آمَنَّا قُلْ لَمْ تُؤْمِنُوا وَ لٌكِنْ قُولُوا أَسْلَمْنَا وَ لَمَّا يَدْخُلِ الإِِيْمَانُ فِي قُلُوبِكُمْ “The dwellers of the desert say: We believe. Say: You do not believe but say, We submit; and faith has not yet entered into …

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Islam in View of Imam Ali (AS)

Have you realized what Islam is? it is indeed a religion founded on truth. It is such a fountain-head of learning that several streams of wisdom and knowledge flow from it. It is such a lamp that several lamps will be lit from it. It is a lofty beacon of light Illuminating the path of Allah. It is such a …

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Will of Imam Ali written for his son Imam Hassan

Commandment 31 From the father who is (shortly) to die, who acknowledges the hardships of times, who has turned away from life, who has submitted himself to the (calamities of) time, who realizes the evils of the world, who is living in the abodes of the dead and is due to depart from them any day… to the son who …

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Aspects of the Life of Imam Hussein a.s

The third infallible Imam is Husayn ibn Ali (peace and blessings be with them), grandson of the Last Messenger of Allah, The Holy Prophet Muhammad (peace be with him and his progeny). His mother is The Holy Lady Fatima al-Zahra (peace be with her), the daughter of the Prophet Muhammad. His elder brother was Imam Hasan al-Mujtaba (peace be with …

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Fifth Infallible Sayings

*Â O Allah what did he finds who lost you, and what did he loose who found you. * On his way to Karbala, Imam Hussain(A.S.) said: This world has changed, snubbed, and its good has turned tail. Nothing has remained from it except a thing that is as scanty as the leftover of a cup and a mean life …

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Birthday of Hazrat Ali Akbar (AS)

Salaam and heartiest congratulations to you all on a very special day. It is the day that pertains to the youth and inspires in them the feeling of virtue, moral values, and pursuit of lofty goals, such as defending the honour and dignity of faith and the nation, as well as breaking of new grounds in education, science and technology. …

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HAZRAT ALI AKBAR (A.S)

After Abbas (pbuh), came the turn of Ali Akbar (pbuh), to go to the battlefield. The battle drums of the enemies were now getting louder and louder. It is reported that this eighteen (18) year old son was so very much loved by one and all in the camp that the account of his taking leave of his aunts, sisters, …

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Imam Al-Mahdi (A.S.)

Title: Al-Mehdi, Saheb-ul-Asr and Al-Hujjat Kunyat: Abul Qasim Born at Samarra, on Friday, the 15th Shaban 255 A.H. Father’s name: Imam Hasan-al-Askari Mother’s name: Nargis Khatoon He is still living and will appear before the end of the end. 1st Heavenly concealment: 8th Rabi-ul-Awwal 260 A.H. Final Heavenly concealment: 10th Shawwal, 328 A.H. (939 A.D.) There existed a good deal …

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