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Imām al-Riḍā ▧:

May Allāh ◣ shower mercy upon an obedient who has revived our cause.  The Imām was asked “how could one revive your cause”?  He replied: by learning about our knowledge, and making it known to [other] people.  People would indeed follow us if they knew about the virtue of our words.

 Book No. 25, v.1, p.180

Imām al-Ḥusayn ▧:

Verily, the love of us, Ahl al- Bayt, sheds sins off an individual, just as a strong wind sheds leaves off the tree.

Book No. 3, v. 27, p. 77, h. 9, c. 4.

Imām al-Bāqir ▧:

A believer can escalate to highest degree of belief with prudent study of our narration.

Book No. 3, v. 1, p. 106, h. 2, c. 3.

Ḥaḍrat Fāṭimah Zahrā ▨:

We, Ahl al-Bayt, are the intermediaries in His Creation, we are His favourites, and the descending point of divinities, and we are His final Proof of His unseen world, and we are inheritors of His prophets.

The Fatimiyyeh Sahifah, p.174

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Imām as-Sajjād (a.s.),

the 6th infallible,

the 4th Apostolic imām

 

Kunya : Abū Muḥammad

Name : ʿAli (a.s.)

Titles of Honour :

1. as-Sajjād, meaning a person who practices the act of sajdah[I] very frequently.

2. Zayn ul- ʿĀbidīn , meaning the beauty of all worshippers.

3. Sayyid us-Sājidīn, meaning the Master of those who practice the act of sajdah.


Father s name :   Imām Ḥusayn (a.s.).

Mother s name : Shahr bānū khātūn (daughter of Yazd Gird, king of Irān).

Date of birth : 5thSha ʿbān (or 15 Jumādā (I)), 38 A.H. (659 A.D.)

The blessed place of birth : The holy city of Medina, al-Ḥijāz.

Lifetime : 57 H. years.

Duration of imamate : 35 H. years.

Date of martyrdom : 12th (or 25th) of Muḥarram of 95 A.H. (713 A.D.)

Murderer : Ḥishām ibn ʿAbdul Mālik , poisoned by Walid.

The place of burial : The blessed Baqi ʿ cemetery in the holy city of Medina, al-Ḥijāz.

Number of children : 11 sons, 4 daughters.



[I]   - The English  word prostrate is insufficient to give the true meaning of  sajdah .  Sajdah is the most beautiful worshi p ping posture.  This is when a person folds down placing 7 points of his body, including the most highly valued fore head, all the way down to the ground to worship his Compassionate   Lord  (Rabb ) .   There is no better way to reflect the greatness of Allāh  than worshipping Him in this position of sajdah .

 

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