muharram

Posted on December 30, 2009 by

Mo’jza-e-Husain (A.S.)

On the 10th of Muharram, 1431 AH, 2009, more than 40 of my Azadar brothers lost their lives to a suicide bombing in the Ashurah procession to commemorate the martyrdom of Imam Husain (A.S.) and His companions (A.S.). Here is a first hand account of my friend’s relative who was at the blast site: I Read More

Posted on March 12, 2009 by

Ayyam-e-Aza: Spirit Tortures And The Dark Night

Picking up from where I left, I returned home after the Shaam-e-Ghariban majlis. My parents were too worried about my back and making me feel like a Mummy-Daddy kid. They weren’t letting me pick up any weights in case my stitches came apart and I was like “What the hell, it’s no big deal!” They Read More

Posted on March 11, 2009 by

Ayyam-e-Aza: The First Ten Days

I am being forced to blog about this by a friend. Well not exactly forced, but she’s a pretty nice gal so I won’t turn down her ‘order’. ************** What does the term Ayyam-e-Aza mean? ‘Ayyam’ stems from, and is the plural of, ‘Youm’ meaning ‘Day’ and ‘Aza’ means ‘Sorrow’. So meaning ‘Days of Sorrow’, Read More

Posted on January 14, 2009 by

Should I Tick The World Off?

I’ve been facing a dilemma. I want to ask some questions but I’m apprehensive w.r.t. the consequences. I’ve decided to cancel the third Zakir Naik post about Karbala and the Quraan when I saw the comments in my first Zakir Naik post [I still might do one on Yazeed(L.A.) and another on Muawiyah(L.A.)]. People do Read More

Posted on December 27, 2008 by

The Origin of SAWJ

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

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