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Imam al-Kadhim (AS)

SHAFAQNA - Musa al-Kadhim was born during the conflict between the Abbasids and Umayyads, and was four years old when As-Saffah, the first Abbasid Caliph, took the throne. His mother, Hamidah, was a former slave from either Berbery or Andalusia.…

Millions journey to honour the Seventh Imam - Imam al-Kadhim (AS)

SHAFAQNA - Millions of Shiite pilgrims converged Tuesday on a golden-domed Shiite shrine in Baghdad to commemorate the anniversary of the martyrdom of a revered Imam as authorities tightened security measures in the Iraqi capital amid concerns…