Amirul Momineen

The Flag Bearer of Karbala

 “Tomorrow I will hand the flag to the one who likes God and His Prophet and whom God and His Prophet like him; the one who never retreats.”(1) This sentence was like a sign, in the war of Khaibar, for

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Unique In Piety

As Zainab (PBUH) grew up, many of the noblemen and great men of Arabia asked for her hand in marriage. They thought that due to their wealth and high social position they would be successful in marrying Zainab (PBUH). For example, Ash’ath Ibn-Qeis, who was one of the wealthiest

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Obedience Prerequisite to Prosperity

History has witnessed to itself many women. In each era, thousands of women with different types and manners have come into existence. However, some of them have stood out among the others, and some others have somehow ended up in

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A Victorious Army

Most of the uprisings are comprised of two components: combat and message. Combat refers to the struggle and sacrifice made in the way of a holy goal, whereas the message component deals with announcing the purpose of the uprising

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Ali and his Attitude to Adversaries

When we review history, we can see how kings and governors and those in power reacted to those in disagreement with them. They not only prevented others to express their opposing views, but also suppressed as many as they

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The Last Moments

It is a sad time; the Messenger of Allah (PBUH&HP) is not feeling well; his relatives are standing near his bed. Fatimah (PBUH) is present there and witnesses how her father is spending the last moments of his life. She cries, laments, and reads

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Eyes Anxious about the Nation

As he was pouring water on the holy and afflicted body of Prophet Muhammad (PBUH&HP), he whispered: “May my father and my mother shed their lives for you, O Messenger of Allah! With your death, the process of

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Conquering Hearts

Most of people might think that propagating a school of thought and a civilization is only achievable via war, blood shedding and hard quarrels. Does the history know anyone who has governed hearts instead of governing by sword?

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