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Why we mourn imam Hussain

The short history of mankind is a repetitive one, filled with rise and fall of one tyrant after another. From the pharohs, the babylonians to the romans and all the way to the current empires. 445 more words


Poetry : Hymns of Karbala

Listen to the author recite Hymns of Karbala : https://muharramnyc.files.wordpress.com/2014/12/hymns-of-karbala-3.mp3

Hymns of Karbala

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Imam Hussain

With Tears And Prayers...

He sat a child down on his lap
And showed the ummah his love.
He recited ayah e qurbat
Revealed from the heavens above.

He announced aloud his perfection… 406 more words

Imam Hussain

Hindu Muslim Unity: Hindu brahmins participate in Shia Ashura

DELHI:  Indian Shiites commemorated Ashura, which for them is a day of mourning that honors the martyrdom of the Imam Husain, grandson of the Prophet Mohammad, who was supposedly killed at the 7th century Battle of Karbala. 230 more words

Communal Harmony

Talking death

Since the Islamic new year just started with the month of Moharram, FZ always has questions regarding the story of Karbala and Imam Hussain.

I try to give her small doses of the events of that time without overdosing her with too many tangents. 361 more words

Mommy Moments

Universality of Isalm

Series of lectures about the universality of Islam in relation to Imam Hussain sacrifice on the plain of Karbala on the day of Ashura, during the day of Muharram. 87 more words