By Syed Mohamad Masoom - XKP
In Islam, the worth and value of an individual isn't in terms of the worldly bounties possessed by means of him. really, his worthy and significance is gauged via the parameters of right ideals, sturdy deeds, ethics and morality. relating to Hazrat Abbas (a.s.), Imam Sadeq (a.s.) informs, “Our uncle, Abbas (a.s.), had whole perception. His trust used to be very company and unflinching. He fought with my
(great-grand) father, Imam Husain (a.s.).”
(Nafasul Mahmoom p. 332)
If an Imam (a.s.) extols someone’s perception and trust and expresses his attachment in the direction of him (our uncle Abbas), you can notice the greatness of the idea of the sort of individual. within the above culture, Imam (as)
prides over the assumption of Hazrat Abbas (as) and his relation with him throughout the time period ‘our uncle Abbas’.
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Al-Ghadeer, Allama Amini, vol. 1, pg. eight) all of them responded in a single voice, “By Allah! definite. “ historical past is replete with testimonials that for the sake of the Holy Prophet (s. a. w. a. ), humans haven't cared for his or her lives. They appeared his lifestyles as extra improved and demanding than their very own and laid down their lives to defend his. during this regard, Ameerul Momineen (a. s. ) preceded one and all. None obeyed the Messenger of Allah(s. a. w. a. ) greater than him. He (a. s. ) enjoyed the Holy Prophet (s. a. w. a. ) greater than his personal self. within the conflict of Ohad, he (a. s. ) used to be relocating round the Prophet (s. a. w. a. ) like a moth round a lamp. every little thing that theenemy may perhaps hurl on the Messenger of Allah (s. a. w. a. )- lances or spears, arrows or stones, used to be taken through him to protect the lifestyles and limb of his loved (s. a. w. a. ). for 3 years within the Sheb-e-Abi Taalib (a. s. ), he(a. s. ) was once liable for the security of the Messenger of Allah (s. a. w. a. ). within the evening of migration, with no taking good care of his existence, he (a. s. ) slept within the Prophet’s (s. a. w. a. ) mattress and acquired the swords of the enemies in alternate for safeguarding the lifetime of the Messenger of Allah (s. a. w. a. ). Such instance of obedience and submission can't be provided via anyone within the annals of mankind,neither long ago nor sooner or later. yet in fact! purely, and merely, from the home of Ameerul Momineen Ali (a. s. ) can one witness one other such individual, who turned the embodiment of selfless devotion andobedience. Ameerul Momineen (a. s. ) informed his young children Muhammad Ibne Hanafiyyah, Hazrat Abbas (a. s. ) and ZaidIbne Ali (whom he known as as his son) at the comparable aircraft of safeguarding the Divine facts which he (a. s. ) hadattained. therefore, we see him (a. s. ) loving the kids of the Messenger of Allah (s. a. w. a. ), Imam Hasan and Imam Husain (a. s. ), greater than his personal kids- the aforementioned 3 illustrious personas. He (a. s. ) was once constantly prepared to sacrifice his sons for the sons of the Holy Prophet (s. a. w. a. ), Imam Hasan and Imam Husain (a. s. ). listed here, we intend to debate these nice feats of Hazrat Abbas (a. s. ) within which he gave choice to the existence and needs of Imam Husain (a. s. ) over his personal. He didn't like his soul for itself yet for the soul of the Imam of the time, Husain Ibne Ali (a. s. ). right here, we're providing a number of incidents that may point out as to how excessive an esteem he held the location of the Imam of the time. Rejection of the Amnesty provide Ibne Ziyaad, the accursed governor of Kufa, despatched a message to Umar Ibne Sa’d- his commander in chiefgiving him innovations: kill Husain (a. s. ) or quit the cost of the executive commander to the ruthlessShimr Ibne Zil Jaushan. Cunningly, this memo used to be communicated to Umar Ibne Sa’d via Shimr himself. while Shimr was once being dictated this communiqué, the nephew (brother’s son) of Umm al-Baneen(Hazrat Abbas’ mother), Abdullah Ibne Abi al-Mahall Ibne al-Harraam was once current. On listening to the dictationof Ibne Ziyaad, Abdullah stood up and pleaded, ‘O Ameer! My cousins Abbas, Abdullah, Ja’far and Usman also are accompanying Husain (a.