Safar

Lessons for the Muslims in the Holy Prophet’s (s.a.w.a.) burial

Reading Time: 7 minutesSome Muslims have misconceptions about the Holy Prophet (s.a.w.a.) and his successor. While there are many incidents during the Noble Prophet’s (s.a.w.a.) lifetime that serve to dispel these misconceptions and have clarified the matter for the Muslims, we would like to draw attention to the Holy Prophet’s [...]

Imam Husain (a.s.)

Jafar al-Tayyar’s (a.s.) martyrdom and mourning over Imam Husain (a.s.)

Reading Time: 2 minutesCritics of mourning (azadari) level the following charges in support of their claims: Weeping over dead is bidah (innovation) and there is no evidence of mourning from the Prophet’s (s.a.w.a.) Sunnah Weeping is the cause of punishment for the person inside the grave. Food distributed to the [...]