By Sakina Hasan Askari - XKP
The courageous daughter of Imam Ali(AS) and Bibi Fatima (AS) carried at the project of her brother Imam Hussain (AS) to save lots of Islam. examine her trip to Shaam and her braveness at each step as she confronted hardships.
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They got here out to examine the prisoners. bankruptcy thirteen In Shaam Damascus The fourth Imam was once requested toname where the place he had suffered the main. He answered “Ash Shaam ! Ash Shaam ! Ash Shaam! ” Why used to be Shaam where of the worst affliction for our fourth Imam? In Damascus, the Ahlebait passing via crowded lanes and bazaars, have been jeered and jostled. They have been made to attend for numerous hours on the gate of Yazeed’s palace because the have been accomplished. The heads of the martyrs have been taken ahead of the tyrant and provided as trophies in a silver salver. The Imam used to be introduced in chains and all of the girls tied up by way of one rope dragged into the courtroom. The Darbar e Sham was once the worst hour of trial for the Ahlebait. The Ahlebait have been then despatched to the Zindan e Sham, a depressing and damp dungeon the place Bibi Sakina, the 4 yr previous daughter of Imam Hussain AS died. Yazeed had a good time whilst he heard that Imam Husain (AS) used to be killed in Karbala. He had written to his governor, Ibne Ziyad that the captives can be despatched to Shaam (Damascus) instantly. whilst the captive caravan got here close to the partitions of town of Damascus, Bibi Kulthoom (AS)said to Shimr, ‘When you are taking us into the town, please take us earlier the gate that has few spectators. ’ notwithstanding, Shimr did precisely the contrary. He made the women go through the main crowded gates of Damascus. What occurred within the Bazaar e Shaam? millions of individuals collected there,playing tambourines and drums. that they had been informed to have a good time. store keepers have been requested to accessorize their outlets and markets. including the son of Imam Husain in chains, Bibi Zainab (AS) and Bibi Kulthoom (AS) have been introduced in the course of the crowded bazaar to Yazeed’s courtroom ascaptive prisoners. Their palms have been tied in the back of their necks they usually coated their faces with their hair. the youngsters have been crying with starvation and thirst. The heads of the martyrs have been carried alongside on best of spears. the folks threw scorching water and hearth at the caravan of the Ahlebait. while the caravan reached the stairs of the darbar (Masjid e Umayya), the Ahlebait have been made to attend there for hours and hours. Yazeed was once busy taking part in chess and consuming wine. This gate grew to become identified as“Baab al-Sa’ah” (the gate of hours). Yazeed sat at the throne with a cup ofwine in his hand. greater than seven-hundred males saton chairs. The heads of Imam Husain (AS)and the martyrs of Karbala have been awarded to him, through those that had killed them. the women have been all tied up with one rope and dragged, whipped in the event that they fell. They arrived within the crowded court docket. Umaribn Saad then offered the women saying“This is Zainab this can be Kulthoom, the previous lady in entrance of her is Fizza, this is often Laila, this can be Rabaab, this is often Sakina, the 4 yr previous daughter of Husain. ” Yazeed recited verses of pleasure, “Had my foref athers been alive this present day they'd became satisfied and blessed me that I avenged them. The Bani Hashim had performed a online game, neither any information got here nor did any Revelation. ” His phrases sincerely exhibit he didn't think in Allah or the Prophet Muhammad observed. the top of Imam Husain (AS) was once positioned in a tray by way of Yazeed’s toes.