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Why did Hossein Ibn Ali not accept Yazid ibn Muawiya's as a caliph?

When we look into the personality of both people and what they stand for, we will understand why Hussain ibn Ali was not willing to pay allegiance to Yazid ibn Muawiyah. InshAllah, we will also ...
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How many women were with Imam Hussain? (At the battle of Karbala)

بسم الله الرحمن الرحیم About the attendance of the women in the day of Ashura (battle of Karbala) there are several women who consist of: حضرت زينب، ام كلثوم، فاطمه، صفيه و ام هاني (As the ...
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Why do Shia care about Hussain and not Hasan?

Your inference is totally wrong. We Shia care(respect) equally for all the members of the household of prophet "Labbaik-e-ya Hussain" is basically an expression in times of battle while facing the ...
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Who was the oldest martyr of Karbala?

Who is the name of the oldest martyr of Karbala (کربلا)? He is: Habib ibn Mazaaher / (حبیب بن مظاهر) More info. about him: ( References: www....
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Did Iranians fight in the Battle of Karabala? (As Imam Hussein's soldiers)?

Well here's a list of casualties in Husayn's army at the battle. As far as i can see there are a few man identified to be Persians or who have been settled down in Kufa etc. among them: Nasr ibn ...
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What is this common depiction of Ali ibn Abi Talib (ra), Hasan ibn Ali and Husayn ibn Ali in Shia islam based on?

These images were drawn by artists based on mental images and definitions that came from the faces of imams, and they do not have a document that shows that these images are authentic. In the general ...
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When and where did Hasan ibn Ali(RA) die?

Sunni and Shiite sources almost agree that the killer of Hassan Ibn Ali, Jada, the daughter of Ash'ath bin Qais Kennedy, was the Imam's wife. But the main motivator and indirect cause of the martyrdom ...
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Will only hassan and hussain be masters of youth in paradise?

Asalaam Alaikum this hadith clearly states who are the masters of youth in paradise, like you mentioned it dosen't negate others holding the same titile but there is no authentic evidence to prove ...
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Sadaqa in the name of Imam Hussain

All praise to Allah Subhan o Taala and blessings on Prophet Muhammad peace be upon him His family and Companions Narrated Ibn Abbas ra: That the mother of Saad bin Ubada the brother of Bani ...
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Why should we mourn for the killing (martyrdom) of Imam Al Hussein?

Only to add that the prophet was the first who cried for Imam Hussain in many occasions. Since He knew what will happen to Imam Hussain, he cried when he was born and in the second occasion when the ...
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