“The zeal and virtue of Ali were never outstripped by any recent proselyte. He united the qualifications of a poet, a soldier and a saint; his wisdom still breathes in a collection of moral and religious sayings; and every antagonist, in the combats of the tongue or of the sword, was subdued by his eloquence Read More
“A friend cannot be considered a friend unless he is tested on three occasions: in time of need, behind your back and after your death.” Ali (A.S.) Allahumal’an Qatalatal Ameer-ul-Momineen Ali Ibne Abi Talib (A.S.)!
Read this and this first. ************** In 60 AH, Yazid (L.A.), son of Muawiyah (L.A.), came to power. And the first step he took was to ask the Governor of Madinah, Walid bin Utba (L.A.), to get Imam Husain (A.S.) to pay allegiance to Yazeed (L.A.), or send his head to Damascus. Imam Husain (A.S.) Read More
This may be the last of cheerful posts for a while as hopefully Muharram starts on Monday and then I’ll be running Zakir Naik’s ass all over the place, as promised to someone. And I’ve quit smoking so be happy guys! And be happy too that the Los Angeles Lakers brought the 19-game winning streak Read More
She knows now. We’re fine. Won’t be talking for a while, need to get my head straightened out. Cigs help. I asked my friend to come over last night to give me some company. Went out to distribute cards of his friend’s sister’s wedding, smoked four cigs in the span of an hour and then Read More