Tag: Ziyaarat

  • Imam Mahdi (a.t.f.s.) & Ziyaarat of Arbaeen

    Reading Time: 2 minutes The second among the four special deputies of His Eminence Imam Mahdi (may Allah hasten his noble reappearance), Muhammad Ibn Usmaan Ibn Saeed al-Amri (may Allah have mercy upon him) was asked: “Have you seen the master of this affair viz. Imam Mahdi (may Allah hasten his noble reappearance)?” He replied: “Yes, my last meeting […]

  • The Ehraam of Ziyaarah

    Reading Time: 2 minutes The great companion Muhammad Ibn Muslim (r.a.) narrates that I asked Imam Ja’far Sadiq (peace be upon him):   “When we set out to visit your father (viz. Imam Husain (peace be upon him)) are we in a state of Hajj?”   Imam (peace be upon him) replied, “Yes.”   I further asked, “Then does […]

  • Promise of Imam Reza (a.s.) to his Pilgrims

    Reading Time: 2 minutes A believer always strives to achieve proximity to Allah the Almighty through the medium of sincere and heartily inclination to each of the holy infallibles (peace be upon them) and provide the means through the visitations of the holy infallibles (peace be upon them) to achieve quick fulfilment of his supplications and desires. The best […]

  • Jabir Ibn Abdullah Ansaari – The First Visitor of Arbaeen

    Reading Time: 4 minutes A’amash relates from Atiyyah al-Kufi, who was a slave of Jabir Ibn Abdullah Ansaari (r.a.), that he says, “I accompanied Jabir Ibn Abdullah Ansaari for the pilgrimage to the grave of Imam Husain Ibn Ali Ibn Abi Talib (a.s). When we entered Karbala, Jabir went towards the river Euphrates, performed the ritual bath (Ghusl), wrapped […]

  • How often should a person go for Ziyaarat?

    Reading Time: 2 minutes In a lengthy tradition, Ibn Qulawayh quotes that Muhammad Ibn Abdillah Ibn Ja’far al-Himyari narrated from his father from Ali Ibn Muhammad Ibn Saalim from Muhammad Ibn Khaalid from Abdullah Ibn Hammaad al-Basri from Abdullah Ibn Abd al-Rahmaan al-Asamm from Safwaan al-Jammaal who narrates that he asked Imam Ja’far Sadiq (a.s.), “After a person returns […]

  • Sending someone for Ziyaarat – Sunnah of Imam

    Reading Time: 3 minutes The Ziyaarat of Imam Husain (a.s.) is such a great worship whose reward being mentioned in multitudes of traditions highlight the emphasis of this visitation by the Ahlul Bait (a.s.). The importance of this Ziyaarat is further highlighted by them not only encouraging their followers through their narrations but also visiting Karbala themselves. In fact […]

  • Whoever cannot go for Ziyaarat

    Reading Time: 2 minutes Often it so happens that a person is capable, has all the means and resources to perform Ziyaarat, and more importantly has also made an intention to visit the Chief of Martyrs (viz. Imam Husain (a.s.)) but, is unable to visit due to various reasons like being occupied with work, illness or any other reason. […]

  • Performing Ziyaarat in a state of fear

    Reading Time: 2 minutes Ibn Qulawayh quotes that my father (may Allah have mercy on him) narrated to me from Sa’d Ibn Abdillah from Moosa Ibn Umar from Hassaan al-Basri from Muawiyah Ibn Wahab who narrates that Imam Ja’far e Sadiq (a.s.) instructed me, “Do not forsake the visitation (Ziyaarat) of Imam Husain (a.s.) due to fear. The one […]

  • Reward of Spending for Ziyaarat

    Reading Time: 2 minutes Ibn Qulawayh narrates that Muhammad Ibn Abdillah Ibn Ja’far al-Himyari narrated to me from his father from Ali Ibn Muhammad Ibn Saalim from Muhammad Ibn Khaalid from Abdullah Ibn Hammaad al-Basri from Abdullah Ibn Abd al-Rahmaan al-Asamm from Mu’aadh from Abaan Ibn Taghlib who narrates that I heard Imam Sadiq (a.s.) say, “Whoever visits the […]

  • Why walk to Karbala?

    Reading Time: 2 minutes Ibn Qulawayh quotes that my father, may Allah have mercy on him, narrated to me from Husain Ibn Hasan Ibn Abaan from Muhammad Ibn Uramah from a person who narrated to him from Ali Ibn Maimoon al-Saaegh that Imam Ja’far Sadiq (a.s.) advised him, “O Ali! Perform the Ziyaarat of Imam Husain (a.s.) and never […]