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Sayeda Fatimah Al-Zahra s.a & the Holy Quran

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SHAFAQNA-HER VIEWS ABOUT THE HOLY QURAN: When Fadak, the property which the Holy Prophet (saww) had gifted to his one and only daughter Fatimah (a.s.) was snatched away from her, she (a.s.) felt grieved by this action. Accompanied by some…

Why is Laylatul Qadr interpreted to hazrat Fatima?

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SHAFAQNA- There are some hadiths which interpreted Laylatul Qadr to hazrat Fatima like the following. Why is it interpreted to hazrat Fatima? قال الصادق (علیه السلام):’’ انا انزلناه في لـيلة القـدر’’،…

Mistress of the Ladies of the Worlds

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SHAFAQNA-"Bi Ismillahy Ar-Rahman Ar-Rahim - In the name of God the Beneficent the Merciful Inna 'atai'nakal Kawthar - Verily We have given thee (O' Our Apostle Muhammad!) The Kawthar (Abundance) Fa sally li Rabbuka wa inhar - So pray thou…

Ar-Radhiah Al-Mardhiyah

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SHAFAQNA-Accepting what Allah ordains for one’s self, is considered an excellent degree of belief in Allah-Glory be to Him. Throughout her difficult life, Lady Fatima Zahra (A.S.) was delighted with whatever Allah Almighty ordained for…

Al-Batool

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SHAFAQNA- Allah, the Exalted, created His creatures and implemented in them certain laws and habits. He also subjected these creatures to laws and habits. For instance, a law that rules fire is incendiary; while plants require certain spans…

Fatima (s.a), the Daughter of Prophet Muhammad (s.a)

SHAFAQNA-Fatima (s.a), the Daughter of Prophet Muhammad (s.a)

Ayat. Javadi Amoli explained: How to fully benefit from Fatimiyah days?

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SHAFAQNA-  In his Quranic interpretation course held in Qom's Grand Mosque, Ayatollah Javadi Amoli expressed condolences on martyrdom anniversary of Lady Fatemah (sa) and made some remarks on the best ways one can fully benefit from Fatimiyah…

Fatimah (AS) in the Verse of Mubahala

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SHAFAQNA-Allah, the Exalted said: "If anyone disputes in this matter with thee, now after (full) knowledge hath come to thee, say: `Come! Let us gather together; our sons arid your sons, our women and your women, ourselves and yourselves.…

Fāṭima, daughter of the Prophet

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Fāṭima, daughter of the Prophet Fāṭima may not be an Imam but she is the mother of eleven infallible Imams and, without a doubt, the Imams owe their infallible characteristics to their mother. Her distinctions are numerous, one of the…

Grand Ayat. Bashir al-Najafi advises women to follow Lady Fatima (sa)

SHAFAQNA-In a meeting with mothers of Iraqi martyrs from the city of Youssoufia, senior cleric Ayatollah Bashir al-Najafi remarked, “The city of Youssoufia has offered many martyrs during the war against ISIS terrorists whose lives and sacrifices…

Hazrat Fatimah (a.s.), the Islam’s Martyr

SHAFAQNA- With no shadow of doubt, Fatimah (peace be upon her) the first martyr of Islam after the Prophet’s demise. She sacrified herself to the way of Allah and religion. As Imam Sadiq (A.S) stated, “She received severe blows on her…

Forty sayings of the Holy Prophet (p.b.u.h) About Fatima al-Zahra (SA)

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SHAFAQNA- 1) The Prophet (s) said, "On the Day of Judgment, a caller will call out, 'lower your gaze until Fatima has passed." Kenz Al-Omal, v. 13, p. 91 & 93, Muntakhab Kenz Al-Omal quoted in the margin of Al-Musnad, v. 5, p. 96; Al-Sawaiq…

Usurpation of Fadak

SHAFAQNA- It is quoted in the book al-Ihtijaj of Shaykh al-Tabarsi from ʿAbdullah b. Hasan who relates from his fore-fathers that when Fatima Zahra (A.S) was informed that Abu Bakr had confiscated Fadak, she put on her veil and cloak, and…

Hazrat Zahra (SA) in the Surah of al-Insan

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SHAFAQNA- Hazrat Zahra (SA) in the Surah of al-Insan Allah the Exalted has said: "Verily the Good shall drink of a Cup (of wine) mixed with Kafur. A fountain where the Devotees of God do drink, making it flow in unstinted abundance.…

Ziyarat of Hazrat Fatima al-Zahra (S.A.), the Truthful Lady

SHAFAQNA- By: Allama Jafar Murtuza Amili 1. Shaikh al-Mufid has recorded one ziyara for Fatima (sa) saying, “Peace with you, O Messenger of Allah S! Peace with your daughter, the truthful, the purified one! Peace with you, O Fatima daughter…

A Quiet Funeral

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SHAFAQNA- In the darkness of the jet-black night, when eyes were asleep and voices were silent, a Heavenly procession left Ali's house while carrying the Messenger of Allah's daughter to her final abode. This was on the night of the third…

Martyrdom of Hazrat Fatima (S.A)

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SHAFAQNA- Few words of the commander of the faithful (A.S) when Hazrat Fatima (S.A) martyred. Few words which can lead any person to real. And many questions can rise. What prophet has been told in last minutes of his life and how his daughter…

Fatima Zahra’ in the Noble Qur’an

SHAFAQNA- Ayatullah Naser Makarem Shirazi This text presents an Excerpt from Tafsir Namuna - originally written in Farsi – on the Exegesis of Suratul Insan, Suratul Qadr and Suratul Kawthar, to highlight the some of the…

The Daughter of the Holy Prophet of Islam

SHAFAQNA- Imam Hussain (a) is distinguished amongst other martyrs and revolutionaries by characteristics that excel all other martyrs; he became the master of all martyrs – from the first to the last – and this is not because he is an infallible…

Fatima al-Zahra Islamic Center, an Active Shia Center in El Salvador, America

SHAFAQNA- Head of the Shia Muslims Society of El Salvador described the Fatimat-ul-Zahra (SA) Islamic Center as the most active Shia institution in Central America. Mustafa Elsalvadori said the center was launched in the Latin American country…

Hazrat Fatimah’s (S.A) Characteristics (Part 1)

SHAFAQNA- Hazrat Fatimah (A.S) was different from all women in her high qualities and noble characteristics that took her to the highest rank of virtue and perfection. She was an example of her father’s morals and mentality. She resembled…