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  •  Aza e Hussain (a.s)
    Aza e Hussain (a.s)
    2.9 (57.14%) 21 votes

    Aza e Hussain (a.s)

    Aza e Hussain (a.s)2.9 (57.14%) 21 votes This book gives salams,  marsiyas, nohas in Roman English organised day to day from the first night of Muharram till the 12th day. Each chapter also has a short hadees written in English . The hadees is based on words from the Ziarat Warisa and linked to the […]

  •  Sorrow and Sufferings
    Sorrow and Sufferings
    2.9 (57.14%) 14 votes

    Sorrow and Sufferings

    Sorrow and Sufferings2.9 (57.14%) 14 votes A Collection of Poems on the martyrdom of Imam Husayn (a), and ‘what others have to say about Imam Husayn (a)’.       Source: al-islam.org

  •  Yaa Husayn (pbuh) Sacred Poems Remembering Imam Husayn (pbuh)
    Yaa Husayn (pbuh) Sacred Poems Remembering Imam Husayn (pbuh)
    3.1 (62.5%) 8 votes

    Yaa Husayn (pbuh) Sacred Poems Remembering Imam Husayn (pbuh)

    Yaa Husayn (pbuh) Sacred Poems Remembering Imam Husayn (pbuh)3.1 (62.5%) 8 votes As our community came to reside in the Western countries, we were confronted with a new problem. Our new generation is out of contact with Urdu, unable to read or understand the language. Consequently, the Marthiyas read in Urdu failed to move the […]

  •  Aza e Masoomeen
    Aza e Masoomeen
    3.4 (68.75%) 16 votes

    Aza e Masoomeen

    Aza e Masoomeen3.4 (68.75%) 16 votes Prophet Muhammad, his daughter Fatima and the 12 Imams are the Masoomeen. This book has the salam marsiya noha  and hadees for each of them . It also includes a hadees giving a short account about each of them and details about their martyrdom. Our 12 th Imam is […]

  •  Aza e Zainab (s.a)
    Aza e Zainab (s.a)
    3.1 (61.7%) 47 votes

    Aza e Zainab (s.a)

    Aza e Zainab (s.a)3.1 (61.7%) 47 votes This book is a sequel to Aza e Hussain and starts from the time the family of Imam Hussain (AS) were taken as prisoners from Karbala after Ashoor. It records the days of suffering as the journey took the holy family of the Prophet from Karbala to Koofa […]

  •  Music and its Effects
    Music and its Effects
    3.3 (66.67%) 6 votes

    Music and its Effects

    Music and its Effects3.3 (66.67%) 6 votes In this booklet, the author discusses the detrimental effects of music on our lives. He talks about the origin of music and its effects from various points of views. He also discusses what the Qur’an and narrations of the Ahlul Bayt have to say on this matter.

  • The Holy Quran and Hadith on Music
    3.8 (76%) 5 votes

    The Holy Quran and Hadith on Music

    The Holy Quran and Hadith on Music3.8 (76%) 5 votes By: A. H. Sheriff After briefly explaining the evil effects of Music and dance, now time has come to give here some of the ayats of the Qur’an and some of the traditions of the Holy Prophet (S) and Imams (a.s.) on this subject. Here […]

  • Elegy-Recitation by Shi‘ah poets
    2.5 (50%) 8 votes

    Elegy-Recitation by Shi‘ah poets

    Elegy-Recitation by Shi‘ah poets2.5 (50%) 8 votes By: Ghulam-Husayn Muharrami Another important arena about which the Shi‘ah poets have recited poetry and delivered speeches extensively is the commemoration of the tragedy experienced by the descendants of the Prophet (S) and elegy-recitation for the martyrs among them. This arena came into being after the martyrdom of […]