By ALLAMAH SHAYKH MOHD HUSAYN AL KASHIFU 'LGHITA' - XKP
Our merely goal is that each one the Muslims, separately and jointly, may well be aware of the genuine ideals of the Shi'as and, via refraining from attributing fake ideals to their brothers, would possibly not do injustice to themselves. instead of contemplating Shi'ahs as evil spirits, demons, jinn, they need to regard them as a different department in their society, on the grounds that by means of the grace of God the Shi'as of Hadrat 'Ali (a.s.) are decorated with a real Islamic personality, wisdom of and trust within the Holy Quran and Sunnah, benefits of religion, and type manners, and reside in response to rules that are in line with reasoning and likely proofs.
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S. ), those phrases of fact got here from his tongue and feature been preserved in heritage. az-Zamakhshari in his 'Rabi' al-Abrar" studies this assertion of Shu'abi: "Our situation used to be very puzzling if we enjoyed 'Ali (a. s. ) there has been worry of homicide, and if we turned enemies to him, our spoil was once yes. " the concerns and concerns for the Ahlu 'l-bayt didn't stop whilst the Sufyani throne got here less than the regulate of the Marwanid ruIer 'Abdu 'l-Malik. 'Abdu 'l-Malik used to be a monster of a guy by means of whose order Hajjaj razed the Holy residence of the Ka'ba to the floor and mercilessly placed the citizens of that sacred position to the sword; having killed 'Abdullah ibn az-Zubayr within the Mosque of al-Haram, he desecrated the holy position and eventually killed his cousin Sa'id ibn Ashdaq, who were his former best friend. We needs to ask ourselves no matter if the offender of such heinous crimes be known as a Muslim. What should still we expect of his being known as "Khalifatu 'l-Muslimin" (the Caliph of the Muslims)? honestly, the full executive of the Marwanids was once run at the similar strains, and, aside from. Umar ibn 'Abdu 'l-'Aziz, each ruler confirmed an identical Outrageous developments. Thereafter the rule of thumb of the 'Abbasids. in the course of their interval the peak of tyranny a long way surpassed that of the Marwanids. A poet of that point acknowledged: we'd have most popular to endure the Marwanids oppression eternally. may possibly the justice and fairness of the 'Abbasids visit hell. " How mercilessly the blood of the descendants of the Prophet (s. a. w. ) was once spilled, what unusual methods have been followed to annihilate them! The literature of that point provides us with an image of lifestyles at the moment. The poets have, in numerous methods, defined the tyrannical acts of those humans. How real certainly is the image drawn through a poet of al-Mutawakkil's age who says: "God be my witness that, if the descendants of the Umayyids have so cruelly martyred the grandson of the Prophet (s. a. w. ), those 'Abbasids, who name themselves the descendants of the Prophet's uncle, not at all lag at the back of the Umayyid relations in oppression and tyranny. simply see, those tyrants have even demolished the grave of al-Imam al-Husayn. The Banu 'Abbas are repentant, despite the fact that, for they suppose remorse over something, that they didn't participate in spilling the spotless blood of al-Imam al-Husayn (a. s. ) in addition to Banu Umayyah; they've got attempted to make amends by means of knocking down the grave of the Imam (a. s. ). " those are only a couple of examples of the nature of Banu Umayyah and the Marwanid and 'Abbasid kings. Now, nonetheless, when you mirror upon the lifetime of Ali (a. s. ) and his descendants, you'll come to grasp why Shi'ism unfold and the way it unfold; additionally the reality can be printed as to if Shi'ism was once the innovation of the Iranians, or the ingenuity of the Sabeans, or even if it was once the straightforward and instantly method of Islam as proven by means of Muhammad (s. a. w. ). After the martyrdom of Sayyid ash-Shuhadah (the chief of the Martyrs) Imam al-Husayn (a. s. ), Imam Zayb al-'Abidin (a. s. ) turned the pinnacle of the 'Alawi relatives After the tragedy of Karbala', the Holy Imam lived a secluded existence, more often than not spent both in worship of God or in giving ethical teachings and non secular advice to the folk.