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Lady Zaynab

Peace be Upon Her


PUBLISHER'S WORD 9
The Ahl ul-Bayt in the Qur'an and Sunnah 13
INTRODUCTION 39
THE LIFE OF LADY ZAYNAB 49
LINEAGE 49
THE BLESSED NEWBORN 53
Chossing the name 55
EPHITHETS 56
  1) Al-'Aqilah 56
  2) Al-'Alimah 56
  3) Abidatu Ali-'Ali 57
  4) Al-Kamilah 57
  5) Al-Fadhilah 57
  6) Al-Siddiqah al-Sughra 57
  7) Umm al-Masa'ib 57
Year of Birth 59
EARLY LIFE 60
SCHOLARLY CAPACITIES 61
MARRIAGE 69
PERSONALITY 73
  Faith 73
  Steadfastness 74
  Dignity 76
  Courage 76
  Abstention from worldly plasures 79
  Firmness 79
LADY ZAYNAB IN TRADITIONS 81
TRADITIONS OF LADY ZAYNAB 84
HORRIFYING EVENTS 85
  Lady Zaynab's dream 86
  The Farewell Pilgrimage 86
  The Prophet's final disease 89
  The Calamity of Thursday 90
  Lady Fatimah al-Zahra's grief 91
  Prophet Muhammad departs life 92
THE CALIPHS' REIGNS 94
  The plot of al-Saqifah 94
  Sudden arrival of the Muhajirun 95
  Imam 'Ali and the illegal homage 96
  Strict procedures against the Ahl al-Bayt 97
  Sorrows of Lady Fatimah al-Zahra' 100
  Demise of Lady Fatimah 101
  'Umar's reign 104
  'Uthman's reign 106
IMAM ALI'S REIGN 107
  Rebellion aginst the Imam 108
  Mu'awiyah's sedition 112
  The Kharijites' sedition 114
  Decline of the honest government 115
  The assassination of Imam 'Ali 115
  Lady Zaynab with her father 117
  The Imam's fianl advices 118
IMAM AL-HASAN'S REIGN 121
MU'AWIYAH'S REIGN 123
Assassination of Imam al-Hasan 124
THE BLACK REIGN 126
Refusal of Yazid's Leadership 128
in Mecca 130
Muslim ibn 'Aqil in Kufah 133
'Ubaydullah ibn Ziyad in Kufah 134
Leaving for Iraq 139
IN KARBALA' 150
Lady Zaynab's panic 158
DAY OF 'ASHURA' 163
THE WAR 169
Martyrdom of al-'Abbas 174
Even the newborn! 178
The grand adversity 178
LADY ZAYNAB IN CAPTIVITY 190
Lady Zaynab's First Address 191
Echo of the speech 194
Before the governor 195
The Captives in Damascus 199
Yazid's gloating 202
Lady Zaynab's second address 204
Words about the address 209
Contents of the Address 210
Lady Zaynab and a Syrian man 212
Moaning for Imam al-Husayn 214
BACK TO MEDINA 214
TO THE HEAVEN 219
Her Burial Place 219
ZIYARAH OF LADY ZAYNAB 223