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On The Prophet's Family: Fatimah and Ali

Short Answer:For Muslims, Fatimah is regarded as a loving daughter, mother, wife, and exemplar for all women. After Khadijah, Fatimah is seen as the leader of all women in Paradise.When she reached maturity, she was betrothed to the young Ali, the cousin of the Prophet.In so short an account, we can do little but mention …

Speaking Truth to Power: The Eloquence of the Prophet’s Granddaughter

Speaking Truth to Power: The Eloquence of the Prophet’s Granddaughter

AHL AL-BAYT–the family of Prophet Muhammad(PBUH),–those bound to him by blood and by marriage, those whom he spoke of in his sermon at Khumm: “And the people of my household, I remind you of Allah with regard to the people of my household! I remind you of Allah with regard to the people of my …

How Did the Shi’a Begin? (Part 2) - About Islam

How Did the Shi’a Begin? (Part 2)

Subsequent to the passing away of the Prophet, the people eventually elected Abu Bakr as their caliph and temporal leader. The office was purely a political matter, not a religious one…



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