Zainab sends Her two Young Sons
- :S.V. Mir Ahmed Ali
WHEN DEVOTEE AFTER devotee fought and fell, in defence of the Holy Family, Husain's sister, Zainab, called her two young sons, Aun and Muhammad aged to and 9 years respectively, who were with the Holy Imam, and asked them:
The children submitted:
Zainab immediately sent for her brother the Holy Imam and Implored that her two sons be permitted to go into the field. Husain could not say no to his sister. When these two boys went into the field, they got martyred. Husain and Abbas brought the two bodies of the young martyrs and laid them down in the tent of Zainab. Zainab came to the two bodies of her sons and addressing them said:
Adapted from the book: "Husain; The Saviour of Islam" by: "S.V. Mir Ahmed Ali"
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