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Why was Imam al-Reza (A.S.) Invited to Khurasan?

SHAFAQNA- Compiled by: Ahmad Ahmadi Birjandi The tenth Infallible and the eighth Imam of the Shi�a, Imam �Ali b. Musa, was named as al-Ridha (as). Imam al-Ridha (as) was born on Dhu'l-Qa�da 11, 148/December 29, 765 in Medina. His honorable…

Imam Rida’s Historical Journey to Khurasan

SHAFAQNA- Name: ‘Ali. Agnomen: Abu ‘l-Hasan ath-Thani. Title: Al-Rida. Father: Musa ibn Ja‘far. Mother: Najma, also known as Taktum. Birth: 11th Dhu ‘l-Qa’dah, 148 AH in Medina. Death: 29th Safar, 203 AH in Mashhad, Tus (Khurasan). 1.…