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Tasu'a

SHAFAQNA - On Muharram 9th, 61 A.H. Umar bin Saad started his attack at night. He advanced towards Imam Husayn's camp. Zaynab, Imam Ali's daughter, heard the enemy's voice. She said to her brother al-Husayn: The enemies have approached! Imam…

Tasua; The Exam of Loyalty

SHAFAQNA- Sometimes, a one or two, or a few day life of a person, which its description might fit in few pages writing, is glorious to an extent that can prove the worthiness of a person better than dozens of books. His majesty Ab al-Fazl…

Tasua, the Day of Loyalty and Resistance

SHAFAQNA - The poignant occasion of Tas’ua or the 9th of the mourning month of Muharram is the anniversary of the day on which in the year 61 AH, Imam Husain (AS) asked for a day’s respite prior to the heartrending tragedy of Ashura. As…