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Ziarat of Hadrat Ummul Baneen

Ziarat of Hadrat Ummul Baneen Peace be on you, the wife of the beloved one of Allah, Peace be on you, the wife of the Commander of the Faithful, Peace be on you, O Ummul Baneen Peace be on you, the mother of Abbas, son of Amir al-Mu’mineen, Ali ibn ...

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Marriages of Umm ul-Banin

Marriages of Umm ul-Banin When Imam Ali lost his wife, Fatima the daughter of Prophet Mohammad (peace be upon him and his household), he summoned his brother Aqil who was a well-known genealogist to ask him to search for a lady being the descendant of heroes so that she would ...

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Ummul Baneen

Ummul Baneen Ummul Baneen the first Noheh(lamentation poetry) Reciter for the martyrdom of Imam Husain (A.S.) Hazrat Abbas (A.S.) was the son of Imam Ali ibn Abi Talib (A.S.).His mother’s name was Fatima Binte Hazam bin Khalid Ibn-e-Rabi’e Ibn-e-Amer Kalbi. She was also known as ‘Ummul Baneen’. She belonged to ...

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Hadrat Fatima bint-e-Hazm bin Khalid (also known as Umm-ul-Baneen) was the wife of Imam Ali (a.s.)

Biography Hadrat Fatima bint-e-Hazm bin Khalid (also known as Umm-ul-Baneen) was the wife of Imam Ali (a.s.) and mother of Hadrat Abbas (a.s.). Hadrat Fatima binte Hazam bin Khalid Ibn-e-Rabi’e Ibn-e-Amer Kalbi belonged to the clan of Banu Kilah, which was one of the noblest families amongst the Hashimites and ...

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Umm-al-Banin — The Mother Who Bore And brought Up a Hero

The Mother Who Bore And brought Up a Hero The woman, who bore and brought up a hero such as Hadrat Abbas (SA), the standard-bearer to Imam Hussein (AS), was Umm-al-Banin (SA). She was the daughter of Hazam ibn Khali and wife of Imam Ali (AS). She was from the ...

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The Mother of Her Sons (Part 2)

Loyalty to the Holy Household Lady Ummul Baneen loved the Prophet’s family more than she loved her own sons. When news of the heart-breaking events of Karbala reached her, she did not ask about the fate of her four sons first and instead said, “Tell me about Hussein”, and when ...

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Imam Mohammad al-Mahdi (Peace be Upon him)

Name: Muhammad. Title: al-Mahdi, al-Qa’im, al-Hujjah, al-Gha’ib, Sahibu’z-Zaman, Sahibu ‘l-Amr. Agnomen: Abu’l-Qasim. Father’s name: al-Hasan al-‘Askari. Mother’s name: Nargis. Birth: In Samarra’, on Friday, 15th Sha’ban 255 AH. ________________________________________ He is still living and will appear before the end of the world. Minor Occultation: 8th Rabi ‘u ‘I-awwal 260 AH. ...

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The Mother of Her Sons (Part 1)

The Mother of Her Sons (Part 1) Throughout Islamic history, only a handful of women have emerged as models of perfect womanhood in all legitimate social and religious domains. In addition to the four leading women of world – Ladies Maryam, Asiya, Khadija, and Fatima Zahra (peace be upon them ...

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Al-Miqdad bin al-Aswad

In Ramadan, 2 A.H., 313 Muslim fighters went outside Madina to attack a Quraishi trade caravan coming from Shaam. The caravan was very big. It had one thousand camels. Abu Sufyan, the enemy of Islam, led it. When the Muslims immigrated from Makkah to Madina, the polytheists attacked and robbed ...

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