Imam Husayn

Al-Ḥusayn ibn ʿAlī ibn Abi Talib (ٱلْحُسَيْن ابْن عَلِي ابْن أَبِي طَالِب‎‎; 10 October 625 – 10 October 680; also transliterated as Husayn ibn Ali, Husain, Hussain and Hussein) was a grandson of the Islamic prophet Muhammad and a son of Ali ibn Abi Talib (the first Shia Imam and the fourth Rashid caliph of Sunni Islam) and Muhammad's daughter Fatimah. He is an important figure in Islam as he was a member of the Bayt (Household) of Muhammad and the Ahl al-Kisā' (People of the Cloak), as well as the third Shia Imam.

29 Books

30 Articles

10 Files

Excerpts of Poetry of Imam Husayn Powerpoint Presentation

Power point based on beautiful poetry of Imam Husayn (as), excerpts taken from the book Bright Moon: A Collection of Poems of Imam Husayn (as): http://www.al-islam.org/bright-moon-collection-poems-imam-husayn

A Guide For Walking to Imam Hussain (as)

A project under Ayatollah Sheikh Bashir Najafi. A very useful and handy guide for those attempting the walk, it can be printed and distributed amongst the Zawwar as it is only 2 pages long (each split into two).

The Journey Of Imam Husayn (a)

This presentation contains the details of Imam Husayn (a)'s journey from Medina to Karbala.

Karbala Workbook no. 1

This booklet, through images and colouring, aims to teach children about the vicissitudes of Imam Husayn (as) and his companions during Ashura in Karbala.