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Why did the husband of Zainab bint Ali not join the caravan to Kufa / Karbala? [closed]

So from all I know, I can say, that he was a good man. Why was he not in Karbala with Imam Hussain (a.), although he was one of his followers before?
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Did god create the earth for the sake of the prophet and his family only?

I posted a question earlier and I got a reply that states a part of a Hadith: Why do Shia care about Hussain and not Hasan? Then the Lord, Almighty Allah said :"O My angels! O Residents of My ...
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Sunni viewpoint about “vasi” or “hojjat” in each era?

According to Shiism, in every era there must be one person to guide people and to help them obtain spiritual growth and fulfill their responsibilities towards their society. This person is not a ...
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Who is Part of Ahlul Bayt? (For Sunnis)

"Ahl" is a accusative masculine noun. In Arabic, it covers several meanings. It begins with Husband and wife. And if they have children, they become part of the "Ahl." "Bayt" is genitive masculine ...
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Who is Part of Ahlul Bayt? (For Shi'as)

"Ahl" is a accusative masculine noun. In Arabic, it covers several meanings. It begins with Husband and wife. And if they have children, they become part of the "Ahl." "Bayt" is genitive masculine ...
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Can Nahjul Balagha be attributed to Amir Al-Mo'menin Imam Ali?

Mainly, Is this book made by others and attributed by Imam Ali? Or Is the book all from Imam Ali's speeches or a part of it is from him and other parts are from others? Meanwhile, Are the oppositions ...
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According to Shi'a Islam, did Fatimah (daughter of prophet Muhammed) die naturally, or was she killed?

Someone asked me why Fatimah passed away in just 90 days or less after her father: how did she die...my friend said she died naturally but I said she died due to an accident behind the door? ...
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Hadeeth Saqalein (ثقلین)

Sahih Muslim Book 31, Number 5920: Yazid b. Hayyan reported, I went along with Husain b. Sabra and 'Umar b. Muslim to Zaid b. Arqam and, as we sat by his side, Husain said to him: Zaid. you ...
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Doing forms of worship not done by Prophet Mohammed and/or the Ahl al-Bayt

We know that the best example on how to get to paradise has already been set for us: Quran - 33:21 Indeed in the Messenger of Allah (Muhammad SAW) you have a good example to follow for him ...
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Abu-Bakrs, Omars, and 'Aishas in the offspring of Imam Ali

I heard that in the offspring of Imam Ali bin Abu-Talib (may Allah be pleased with him and honor his face), there were ones who were called: Abu-Bakr Omar 'Aisha Is this true? could you mention ...