Table of Contents

List of the Books Referred

Primary Sources

1. The Holy Quran

2. Absarul A'yn fee Ansarul Husayn -Shaykh Muhammad Samawi, Kitabkhana-e-Baseerati, Qum, 1408 A.H.

3. Ehqaqul Haqq -Qazi Nurullah Marashi Shustari, With marginal notes by Sayyid Shahabuddin Marashi -Public Library of Ayatullah Marashi, Qum

4. Adabut Tiff -Sayyid Jawwad Shabbar, Darul Murtadha, Beirut

5. Al-Irshad -Shaykh Mufid, Kangirah Hazara Shaykh Mufid, Qum

6. Usdul Ghaba -Ali bin Muhammad Jazari, Egypt 7. Al-Elam -Khairud-din Zarkuli, Darul Ilm lilmalaeen, Beirut

8. Elamun Nisail Muminat -Muhammad Hassoon and Ummo Ali Mashkoor, Intisharat Uswah, 1411 A.H.

9. Al-Ikmal -Ibn Makoola, Muhammad Amin Printery, Beirut

10. Al-Aman -Sayyid Ibn Tawus, Mausise Alal Bait, Qum

11. Ansabul Ashraf -Ahmad bin Yahya Balazari, Darul Tarruf, Beirut

12. Ansarul Husayn -Shaykh Muhammad Shamsuddin, Darul Islamiyyah, 1401 A.H. Mahdi

13. Izahul Ishtebah -Allamah Hilli, Institute Nashre Islami, Qum

14. Biharul Anwar -Allamah Majlisi, Darul Kutubul Islamiyyah

15. Turathul Karbala -Salman Hadi Tama', Mausise Alami, Beirut

16. Biography of Imam Husayn and his Martyrdom from the Book: Tabaqat Ibn Sa'ad -Turathona Journal, Ins. Alal Bait, Qum, Issue no. 10

17. Tasmiya min Qatli Ma al-Husayn -Fazl bin Zubair Kufi, from the com-panions of Imam Baqir and Sadiq (a.s.), Turathona Journal, Issue No. 2

18. Taqreebul Ma'arif -Abu Salah Halabi, Manuscript at Public Library of Ayatullah Marashi, Qum

19. Tanqihul Maqal, Shaykh Abdullah Mamaqani

20. Tahzibut Tahzib -Ahmad bin Ali bin Hajar Asqalani, Dairatul Ma'rif Nizamiyyah Press, India

21. Jumheratul Lugha -Muhammad bin Hasan bin Dareed, Darul Ilm Lil malaeen, Beirut

22. Hikayatul Mukhtar fee akhaz at-thar -Sayyid Ibn Tawus, Intesharat Sharif Radi, Qum

23. Khulasatul Aqwal -Ar-Rijal -Allamah Hilli, Intesharat Sharif Radi, Qum

24. Ad-Dharia ila tasanefa Ash-Shia -Shaykh Aqa Buzurg Tehrani, Daral Adwa, Beirut

25. Ar-Rijal -Ibn Dawood Husayn bin Ali, Intesharat Sharif Radi, Qum

26. Ar-Rijal -Shaykh Tusi, Intesharat Sharif Radi, Qum

27. Ar-Rijal -Najjashi, Ins. Nashre Islami, Qum

28. Ar-Rijal fee Tajul Uroos -Majlis Dairatul Ma'rif Uthmani Press, Hy-derabad, 1401 Lunar

29. Riyazul Ulama -Shaykh Abdullah ?fandi, Public Library of Ayatullah Marashi, Qum

30. Zainab Kubra -Shaykh Ja'far Naqadi, Imam Husayn Foundation, Qum

31. Safinatul Bihar -Shaykh Abbas Qummi, Mausise Intesharat Farhani

32. Seer Alamul Nubala -Muhammad bin Ahmad bin Uthman Zahabi, Mausisar Risalah, Beirut

33. Sharho Nahjul Balagha -Ibn Abil Hadid, Darul Ahya Kutubul Ar-biyyah

34. As-Sihah -Ismail bin Hamad Jauhari, Darul Ilm lilmalaeen, Beirut, 1990 AD

35. Ziyatul Ainain Fee Tadkerah Ashabul Husayn -Muhammad Hasan Buqrat Sabzawari, Iran Printing Press, Mashhad

36. Tabaqat Alamush Shia -4th Century, Shaykh Aqa Buzurg Tehrani, Darul Kitab al-Arbi, Beirut

37. At-Taraif -Sayyid binTawus, Khayyam Printing Press, Qum

38. Al-Ghadeer -Shaykh Abdul Husayn Amini, Darul Kutubul Islamiyyah, Tehran

39. Fehrist al-Fabai Catalogue of Manuscripts at the Library of Asatane Quds Radawi Muhammad Asif Fikrat, Intesharat Astane Quds Radawi, Qum

40. Catalogue of Manuscripts -Public Library of Ayatullah Marashi, Sayyid Ahmad Husayni, Qum

41. Catalogue of Manuscripts at Majlis Library -Abdul Husayn Haeri, Majlis Library Publications, Tehran

42. Catalogue of Manuscripts at Mulk Library (Tehran), Hunar Publications, Tehran

43. Fehrist Shaykh Tusi, Intesharat Sharif Radi, Qum

44. Fehrist Nam-o-athar Danishmandane Shia -Muntajibuddin Ali bin Ubaydullah, Kitabkhana-e-Murtazavi, Tehran

45. Fehrist Kitabhai-e-Arabi -Khan Baba Mashar Offset Press

46. Qamoos ar-Rijal -Shaykh Muhammad Taqi Shushtari, Mausise Intesharat Islami, Qum

47. Kitab Khana Ibn Tawus-o-Ahwal-o-Athare-oo, Eton Kulburk, Public Library of Ayatullah Marashi, Qum 48. Kashful Muhajja -Sayyid Ibn Tawus, Daftare Tableeghat-e-Islami, Qum

49. Al-Kunni wal Alqab -Shaykh Abbas Qummi, Intesharat Bedar Qum

50. Lisanul Arab -Muhammad bin Mukarram, Ibn Manzoor, Darul Ahyait Turathul Arabi, Beirut 1408 A.H. 51. Al-Lohoof -Sayyid Ibn Tawus, Intesharat Sharif Radi, Qum

52. Al-Mujazir at-Taefiya fi ahdil Shaykhil Mufid -Faris Tabreziyan, Kan-goorah Hazarah Shaykh Mufid, 1413 Lunar

53. Majmaul Bahrayn -Shaykh Fakhruddin Tarihi, Darul Kutubul Ilmiyyah, Najaf

54. Mukhtasar Tarikh Damishq, Muhammad bin Mukarram Ibn Manzoor, Darul Fikr, Beirut

55. Al-Mudawwunatul Tarikhiyya Li Waqatit Tiff, Sayyid Abdul Aziz Tabatabai, Mujalla-e-Mausoom, Issue no. 12, Volume 3, 1412 Lunar

56. Mustadrakat Ilm al-Rijalul Hadith -Shaykh Ali Namazi, Haidery Printing Press, Tehran, 1414 Lunar

57. Mualimul Ulama -Ibn Shahr ?shob, Haidariyyah Printers, Najaf

58. Mojamul Buldan -Yaqoot bin Abdullah, Daru Ahyaut Turathu Arabi, Beirut 1399 Lunar

59. Mojam Rijalul Hadith -Sayyid Abul Qasim Khooi, 4th Edition, Beirut, 1409 Lunar

60. Maqatilut Talibiyyin -Abul Faraj Isfahani, Darul Ma'refa, Beirut

61. Maqtal al-Husayn -Lut Ibn Yahya Abu Makhnaf, Chapkahna-e-Ilmiyyah, Qum

62. Maqtal al-Husayn wa Masra' Ahlul baitehi Ashabehi fee Karbala -Lut bin Yahya Abu Makhnaf, Intesharat Sharif Radi, Qum

63. Maqtal al-Husayn -Maufaq bin Ahmad Khwarizmi, Intesharat Kitab-khana Mufid, Qum

64. Maqtal al-Husayn -Sayyid Abdul Razzaq Musavi Muqrim, Darul Kitabul Islami, Beirut, 1399 Lunar

65. Manaqib -Ibn Shahr Ashob, Intesharat Mustafawi

66. Waq'atu Tiff -Lut bin Yahya Abu Makhnaf, Intesharat Islami, Qum

Secondary Sources

1. Akamul Marjan -Shablanji, Deluxe Edn. Cairo

2. Al-Ittehaf be Hubbil Ashraf -Shubrawi Zubaidi, Egyptian Edition

3. Al-Akhbarut Tiwal -Qirmani, Baghdad Edition

4. Al-Akhbarut Tiwal -Dinawari, Cairo Edition, 1330 A.H.

5. Usudul Ghaba -Ibn Athir, Egypt Edition, 1280 Lunar

6. Isafur Raghebeen -Muhammad bin Sabban, with marginal Notes of Nurul Absar, Egypt Edition

7. Asmaur Rijal -Dhahabi, Manuscript

8. Al-Isabah -Ibn Hajar Asqalani, Egypt Edition

9. A'lamun Nisa -Kahhala, Damascus Edition, 1359A.H.

10. Al-Aghani -Abul Faraj Isfahani, Egypt Edition

11. Al-Insul Jaleel -Majeedudeen Hanbali, Cairo Edition

12. Izahul Maknoon -Baghdadi

13. Al-Bada wat Tarikh -Mutahhar bin Tahir Maqdasi, Shalon Edition, 1916 AD

14. Al-Bidaya wan-Nihayah -Ibn Kathir Dimishqi, Chap Sa'ada, Egypt

15. Al-Bayan wat-Tabbiyyin -Jahaz, Egypt Edition

16. Tajut Tarajum -Qasim Hanafi, Leipzig Edition, 1862 AD

17. Tajul Uroos -Muhammad Murtadha Zubaidi, Cairo Edition

18. Tarikhul Islam -Muhammad bin Ahmad Dimishqi, Egypt Edition

19. Tarikhul Islam -Zahabi, Egypt Edition

20. Tarikhul Islam wa Rijal -Uthman Dada Hanafi,

21. Tarikhul Ummam wal Muluk -Muhammad bin Jurair Tabari, Regular Edition, Egypt

22. Tarikh Baghdad -Khatib, Egypt Edition, 1349 A.H.

23. Tarikhul Khulafa -Suyuti, Chap Maimaniyyah, Egypt

24. Tarikhul Khamees -Husayn bin Muhammad Diyar Bakri, Chap Wah-biyya, Egypt

25. Tarikh Dimishq (Selection) -Ibn Asakir Dimishqi, Chap Rauzatush Sham

26. Tarikh Kufa -Buraqi, Najaf Edition, 1356 A.H. 27. At Tabeer -Sama'ani

28. At-Tohfatul Oliya wal Adabul Ilmiyyah -Ali bin Husayn Bakthir, Manuscript

29. Tadkeratul Huffaz -Zahabi, Hyderabad Edition

30. Tadkeratul Khawas -Sibte Ibn Jawzi, Chap Ghari

31. Tafsirul Quran -Ibn Kathir Dimishqi, with marginal notes of Fathul Bayan, Chap Bulaq, Egypt

32. Tahzibul Asma wal Lughat -Abi Zarkiya Nawawi, Egypt Edition

33. Tahzibut Tahzib -Ibn Hajar Asqalani, Hyderabad Edition, 1325 A.H.

34. Jaliyatul Kidri fee Sharhi Manzoomihil Barzanji -Abdul Hadi Abyari Misri, Egypt Edition

35. Jameal Usool -Ibn Athir Jaziri, Egypt Edition

36. Jameul Fawaid min Jame-al-Usool -Muhammad bin Muhammad bin Sulaiman, Indian Edition

37. Jumharatul Asharil Arab -Ibn Abil Khattab, Egypt Edition, 1308 A.H.

38. Jumharatul Ansab -Ibn Hazam, Egypt Edition, 1948 AD

39. Hilyatul Awliya -Abu Nu'aym Isfahani, Egypt Edition, 1351 AD

40. Khizanatul Adab -Abdul Qadir bin Umar Baghdadi, Egypt Edition, 1299 A.H.

41. Al-Khasaisul Kubra -Suyuti, Hyderabad Edition

42. Ad-Durrul Manthur fi Tabaqati Rubatil Khudoor -Zainab Fawaz, Egypt Edition, 1312 A.H.

43. Zakhairul Uqbah -Muhibuddin Tabari, Chap Qudsi, Cairo

44. Zailul Mazeel -Ibn Jurair Tabari, Egypt Edition, 1326 A.H.

45. Rabiul Abrar -Zamakhshari

46. Rishfatus Sadi -Abu Bakr Alawi, Chap Ghari

47. Rughbatul Amil min Kitabil Kamil -Sayyid bin Ali al-Marsafi, Egypt Edition

48. Ar-Riyazun Nazarah fee Manaqibul Asharah -Muhib Tabari, Egypt Edition, 1327 A.H.

49. Sabaikuz Zahab fi Ma'rfate Qabailul Arab -Muhammad Amin Baghdadi As-Suwaidi, Baghdad Edition, 1280 A.H.

50. Simtul Layali -Abdul Aziz Maimani, Egypt Edition, 1354 A.H.

51. Seer Alamun Nubala -Zahabi, Egypt Edition

52. Sharho Nahjul Balagha -Ibn Abil Hadid, Beirut Edition, 1374 A.H.

53. Ash-Sharaful Mabad le Ale Muhammad -Nabhani, Egypt Edition

54. Sahih Tirmidhi -Chap Sa'adi, Egypt

55. Sifatus Safwa -Abul Faraj Ibnul Jauzi, Hyderabad Edition, 1355 A.H.

56. As-Sawaiqul Mohreqa -Ahmad bin Hajar Haithami, Abdul Latif Edition, Egypt

57. At-Tabaqatul Kubra -Abdul Wahhab She'rani, Cairo Edition

58. Al-Araisul Waziha, Abyari Misri

59. Al-Iqdul Fareed -Ibno Abdi Rabbi, Egypt Edition

60. Umdatul Qari -Mahmood bin Ahmad A'ini, Cairo Edition

61. Ghurarul Khasais -Burhanuddin Muhammad bin Ibrahim, Egypt Edition

62. Al-Fusoolul Muhimma -Ibn Sabbagh Maliki, Chap Ghari

63. Al-Fehrist -Ibn Nadeem

64. Al-Kamil fi Tarikh -Ibn Athir, Egypt Edition

65. Kasfuz Zunoon -Haji Khalifa

66. Kifayatut Talib -Kanji Shafei, Chap Ghari

67. Al-Kunni wal Asma -Dawlabi, Hyderabad Edition, 1322 A.H.

68. Al-Kawakibud Durriya -Abdur Rauf Manawi, Chap Al Azhar, Egypt

69. Al-Lubabo fi Tahzibil Ansab, Ibn Athir, Egypt Edition 1356 A.H.

70. Lisanul Mizan -Asqalani, Chap Hyderabad, 1331 A.H.

71. Masirul Inaqah -Qalqashandi, Kuwait Edition

72. Mujabi Ad-Dawah -Abdullah bin Muhammad bin Ubaidullah Abi Duniyya, Bombay Edition

73. Majmauz Zawaid -Haithami, Chap Qudsi, Cairo

74. Al-Mahasin wal Masawi, Baihaqi, Beirut Edition

75. Muhazirul Abrar -Muhiyuddin bin Arabi, Egypt Edition

76. Al-Mahbar -Muhammad bin Habib, Hyderabad Edition, 1361 A.H.

77. Al-Mukhtar -Ibn Athir, Manuscript

78. Mukhtasar Tadkeratul Qurtubi -Sherani, Egypt Edition

79. Miratul Jinan -Yafa'i, Hyderabad Edition

80. Al-Mojamul Kabir -Tibrani, Manuscript

81. Miftahun Najah fi Manaqibe Ale Aba -Muhammad

Khan bin Rustam Badakhshi, Manuscript

82. Maqtal al-Husayn -Khwarizmi, Chap Ghari

83. Al-Milal wan-Nihal -Shahristani, Egypt Edition

84. Al-Manaqib -Ahmad bin Hanbal, Manuscript

85. Muntakhab Kanzul Ummal -Maulavi Ali Hindi, on the margins of Musnad, Egypt Edition

86. Al-Muntazam -Abul Faraj Ibn Jawzi, Hyderabad Edition, 1357 A.H.

87. Mizanul Etedal -Zahabi, Egypt Edition, 1325 Lunar

88. An-Nujoomuz Zahira -Ibn Taghri Bardi, Printed by Darul Kutubul Misriyyah

89. Nasabu Quraysh -Musab bin Abdullah Zubairi, Egypt Edition, 1953 AD

90. Nazm Durarus Simtain -Zarandi, Printed at Al-Quza Printing Press

91. An-Naqaidh baina Jurair wal Farazdaq -Muammar bin Muthanna, Leiden Edition

92. Nurul Absar -Shablanji, Egypt Edition

93. Nurul Qabasul Mukhtasaru minal Maqtabis -Yusuf bin Ahmad Yagh-moori, Chap Qasyaran

94. An-Nihayah -Qalqashandi

95. Al-Wafi bil Wafyat -Safdi

96. Wasilatul Mal -Hadhrami ba Kathir, Manuscript

97. Al-Wulah wal Quza -Hamad bin Yusuf Kandi, Beirut Edition, 1908 AD

98. Yanabiul Mawaddah -Qundoozi, Istanbul Edition