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Date of Birth of Imam Muhammad Baqar (A.S.)

The first of Rajab marks the date of birth of Imam Muhammad Baqar (A.S.), son of Imam Ali Zain-ul-Abideen (A.S.), son of Imam Husain (A.S.), younger grandson of the Prophet Muhammad (S.A.W.W.). His mother is Hazrat Fatima (S.A.), daughter of Imam Hasan (A.S.), elder grandson of the Prophet Muhammad (S.A.W.W.). He was the first Imam whose lineage ascended and reached Prophet Muhammad, both from the paternal and maternal sides.Therefore, it can be said that he is the first Imam where Hasani and Husaini lineages united. The year of birth is 57 AH.