Explaining the incident of Be’sat 

It is narrated from Imam Hasan al-Askari(a.s)  that when the Prophet(s.a.w.a) reached the age of 40 years, the Almighty Allah made him, absolutely humble and sincere and found him to be the most obedient to Him. So He created a light in his eyes and when He issued the command, the doors of the heavens…

Test for the Shiite

Muhammad bin al-Hasan bin Maymun said, ‘I wrote to my Master Imam Hasan al-Askari (a.s.) complaining of poverty, and then I said to myself: has Abu Abdullah (Imam as-Sadiq) (a.s.) not said, ”Poverty with us (the Ahlul Bayt) is better than wealth with our enemy, and being killed with us is better than living with…

The Status of Ahlulbayt(a.s.)

Imam Hasan Al-Askari (a.s.) said, “We have ascended to the peaks of truth by the feet of prophethood and guardianship, and lit the seven ways with the banners of magnanimity. We are lions of battles, sources of generosity. Sword and pen are among us now, and the banner of praise and knowledge later on. Our…

Greater Jihad

Imam Hasan al-Askari(a.s) says,”The strongest warrior for the faith among people is one who gives up the sins.”¹ Note We know that struggle against one’s rebellious and sensual desires that lead to sins is called the ‘greater jihad’ in Islam, being more important and valuable than struggle with enemies.This warfare is the means of purification…

Wise Sayings-Part2

”The sustenance that is guaranteed should not stop you from the act which is made obligatory on you.”¹  The greatest weakness of man is that becomes ignorant of his duties, which he should fulfill and spends all the time in struggling for his sustenance, which is guaranteed by God.   ”One who advised his brother…