Madinah to Karbala

Madinah to Karbala -
'The Sacrifice of the Ahl al-Bayt & Sahabah,'
*[A4] Hardback - 451 pages,
by Mufti Jalal al-Din Ahmad al-Amjadi,
Transl. by Hafiz Omar Khan Moeeni,
Published by Darul Ulum Qadria Gharib Nawaz, S. Africa.


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Description :

This book is dedicated to the Most Excellent and Exalted Creation, The Mercy of the Entire Universe, Sayyaduna wa Mawlana wa Habeebuna, Muhammad, The Beloved Prophet of Allah, Salla Allahu ta'ala 'alayhi wa 'aalihi wa sabihi wa Sallam, and to The Martyr of Karbala, the Grandson of Sayyaduna Rasoolullah, may Allah bless him, his Beloved Household & his Companions and grant them peace, The Beloved son of Fatima az-Zahra, Radi Allahu ta'ala anha, Sayyad-ush-Shuhadaa, Hadrat Imam, Hussain ibn 'Ali, radi Allahu ta'ala anhu, & All the Martyrs who sacrificed their lives for the sake of Islam.



This precious book 'Madinah to Karbala' (Sacrifice of the Ahl al-Bayt and Sahaba) is a tranlsation of 'Khutbaat-e-Muharram' - a famous work of the noted Alim [scholar] of the Ahl as-Sunnah w'al Jama'ah, Hadrat Faqih al-Millah, Mufti Jalal al-Deen Ahmad al-Amjadi, alayhi ar-Rahman.



These topics were analysed by Faqih al-Millah with authenticity and intensive research. Recognising the importance of the topics dealt within this book and the authenticity of its narrations, the publishers are extremely pleased with the English translation of Khutbaat-e-Muharram.



++ To our knowledge, this title is the most comprehensive & authentic English translation on the topic of the Ahl al-Bayt currently in print. A student of Darul Uloom Qadria Gharib Nawaz, Hafidh Omar Khan Moeeni is responsible for its translation.




Table of Contents :

---About the Author


---About the Book,

---Translators Note,


---The types of Martyrs,

---The fadhaa'il (excellences) of the Martyrs,

---The Martyr and his wounds,

---The women of Egypt,

---The pleasure of the Martyrdom,

---An unequivocal Martyrdom,

---The eternal life of the Martyrs,

---Three Warriors,

---The people of Love.


Main Chapters

[1] The demise of Sayyadina Rasul-Allah, Salla Allahu alayhi wa Sallam,

---The Martyrs of Uhud were blessed with his Ziyarah,

---The Last Testament,

---Eloboration upon Rights,

---The commencement of the Messengers illness,

---The Hadith relating to the sheet of paper,

---The impact of the demise,

---The funeral Rites,

---The Blessed Grave,

---Salaah tul Janaazah,

---Rabbi Ummati, Ummati,

---The bereavement of Sayyidah Fatimah az-Zahra, radi Allahu ta'ala anha,

---The Prophet's are Alive,

---The Lives of the Prophet's in the Light of Events,

---An objection and it's rebuttal,

---The Awliya (Freinds of Allah, subhanahu wa ta'ala) are also Alive.


[2] Amir al-Mominin Sayyadina Abu Bakr as-Siddiq, radi Allahu ta'ala anhu,

---The Khalifah (caliphate) of Sayyiduna Abu Bakr,

---Qur'anic Ayahs (verses) in relation to his Khilafah,

---Sayyiduna Abu Bakr is the Best (most Afzal) after the Messengers,

---Al-Siddiq al-Akbar & the Qur'anic verses,

---Al-Siddiq al-Akbar & the Hadith,

---His name and lineage,

---His hatred of idol worship from a young age,

---Hadrat Abu Bakr during the era of ignorance (Jahilliyya),

---His features,

---His acceptance of Islam,

---The perfection of his faith,

---His courage,

---His generosity,

---His Love for the Messenger, salla Allahu alayhi wa Sallam,

---Objections towards the payment of Zakah,

---A false accusation,

---His illness and demise,

---His miracles,

---The specialities of Sayyiduna Abu Bakr.

[3] Amir al-Momineen Sayyadina Umar al-Faruq, radi Allahu ta'ala anhu,

---His name and lineage,

---How Sayyiduna Umar accepted Islam,

---The appellation - ''Al-Farooq'' !

---The expression of faith,

---His migration,

---His physical attributes,

---Al-Faruq al-Adham and the Ahadith,

---The Qur'anic rulings being in accordance with his opinion,

---Sayyiduna Umar's Khilafah,

---An objection and it's rebuttal,

---The miracles of Sayyiduna Umar,

---Maqam ur Rafee,

---Sayyiduna Umar and King Jablah ibn al-Ayham,

---A warning,

---Conditions for the governors,

---Strolls during the night,

---Salary from the treasury,

---Tawassul (waseelah),

---His shahadah.

[4] Amir al-Mominin Sayyadina Hadrat Uthman, radi Allahu ta'ala anhu,

---His name and lineage,

---His acceptance of Islam and the woes that ensued,

---Sayyiduna Uthman's physical features,

---Sayyiduna Uthman and the Qur'anic Verses,

---Sayyiduna Uthman and the Ahadeeth,

---The Khilafah of Sayyiduna Uthman,

---An objection and it's refutation,

---Sayyiduna Uthman's first khutbah (sermon),

---The conquests that occured during his Khilafah,

---The miracles of Sayyiduna Uthman,

---The Martyrdon of Sayyiduna Uthman,

---Extremity in the blockade,

---The rebels assasination of Sayyiduna Uthman,

---The anger of Sayyiduna Hadrat Ali.

[5] Amir al-Mominin Sayyadina Hadrat Ali ibn Abi Talib, radi Allahu ta'ala anhu,

---His name and lineage,

---How he embraced Islam,

---Sayyiduna Ali's migration,

---The Brotherhood of the Prophet, Salla Allahu 'alayhi wa Sallam,

---Sayyiduna Ali's bravery,

---Sayyiduna Ali's physical appearance,

---Sayyiduna Ali and the Ahadeeth,

---Abu Turab,

---The three Khulafa and Sayyiduna Ali,

---The Knowledge of Sayyiduna Ali,

---Sayyiduna Ali's judgements,

---A master and his slave,

---The actual mother,

---A mans will,

---Seventeen Camels,

---Eight pieces of bread,

---The miracles of Sayyiduna Ali,

---The Euphrates flood,

---A spring of water,

---Sayyiduna Ali's Khilafah,

---The conspiracy of the khawaarij,

---The Martydom of Sayyiduna Ali,

---Sayyiduna Ali's will,

---The shrine (mazaar) of Sayyiduna Ali,

---The Wives and Children of Sayyiduna Ali,

---Sayyiduna Ali's Pearls of Wisdom.


[6] The Excellence of the Ahl al-Bayt, (The Prophet's Household),

---Ahl al-Bayt and the Ahadeeth,

---The Ahl al-Bayt and the guidance of the great Salaf (pious predecessors) and Khalaf (successors),

---The specialities of the Ahl al-Bayt,

---The virtues of the Ahl al-Bayt,

---An objection and it's rebuttal.


[7] Sayyidah Fatimah az-Zahra, radi Allahu ta'ala anha,

---Name, Title and Birth,

---Her marriage,

---Her bridal portion,

---Her domestic lifestyle,

---Sayyidah Fatimah's virtues,

---Her demise,

---Her Blessed Children.


[8] Sayyadina Hadrat Imam Hasan, radi Allahu ta'ala anhu,

---His Excellences,

---His withdrawal from Khilafah,

---His miracles,

---The Martyrdom of Hadrat Imam Hasan,

---Who poisoned Imam Hasan ?

---Note regarding why he divorced his wives.


[9] Few Incidents (hadith) in regards to the Glorification of the Ahl al-Bayt,


[10] Sayyadina Mu'awiyah ibn Abi Sufyan, radi Allahu ta'ala anhu,

---His name and lineage,

---His acceptance of Islam,

---A strange incident regards to his mother,

---A Companion of Allah's Messenger, Salla Allahu 'alayhi wa Sallam,

---The Companions and the Ahadith,

---The Companions and the statements of the leading scholars,

---The virtues of Sayyiduna Mu'awiyah,


---Sayyiduna Mu'awiyah genoristy,

---How did Sayyiduna Mu'awiyah become the Governor of Damascus ?

---Sayyiduna Mu'awiyah's final testimony,

---Sayyiduna Mu'awiyah's demise,

---The miracles of Sayyiduna Mu'awiyah.


[11] The Objections towards Sayyadina Mu'awiyah and their Refutation,

---First objection,


---Second objection,


---Third objection,



[12] Sayyad ash-Shuhada Hadrat Imam Hussain, radi Allahu ta'ala anhu,

---Sayyiduna Imam Hussain's Birth,

---Sayyiduna Imam Hussain's Virtues,

---The fame of Sayyiduna Imam Hussain's Martyrdom,

---Two objections and their rebuttal,

---Yazeed; the filth,

---Yazeed and the blessed Ahadith as well as quotes from reputable scholars,

---Yazeed and the hadith from Constantine,

---The accession of Yazeed to the throne,

---The voyage from Madinah,

---Letters from the Ahl al-Kufah (People of Kufah),

---The departure of Sayyiduna Muslim bin Aqeel to Kufah,

---Sayyiduna Muslim bin Aqeel arrival in Kufah,

---Ibn Ziyaad's arrival in Kufah,

---The espionage of the spy,

---The encirclement around the Governor's house,

---Sayyiduna Muslim bin Aqeel and ibn Ziyaad,

---Sayyiduna Muslim bin Aqeels' Martyrdom,

---The Martyrdom of Sayyiduna Muslim bin Aqeels' two sons,

---The murderers retribution.



[13] The 'bloody' panorama at Karbala,

---The departure of Sayyiduna Imam Hussain from Makkah al-Mukarramah,

---The Members of the Ahl al-Bayt who went to Karbala,

---The Martyrdom of Sayyiduna Qays,

---The meeting with Sayyiduna Zuhair,

---The news of Sayyiduna Muslim's Martyrdom,

---The arrival of Hurr,

---A discussion between a father and his son,

---The land of Karbala,

---A meeting between Imam Hussain and Ibn Sa'd,

---Imam Hussain's speech amongst his Companions.


[14] Mini Doomsday in Karbala - The Heart-Aching Events of 10th of Muharram,

---Hurr's desire for Martyrdom,

---Hurr addresses Ahl al-Kufah,

---The Commencement of the Battle.


[15] The Miracles of Imam Hussain at Karbala,


[16] The Bravery and eventual Martyrdom of Imam Hussain's Companions,


---The unique courage of the Hashimi youth and their Martyrdom,

---The Martyrdom of Aqeels' Children,

---The Martyrdom of Sayyiduna Hadrat Ali's Children,

---The Martyrdom of Sayyiduna Qasim,

---The Martyrdom of Sayyiduna Abbas,

---The Martyrdom of Sayyiduna Ali Akbar,

---The Martyrdom of Sayyiduna Ali Asghar.


[17] The Martyrdom of Sayyiduna Imam Hussain [The King of Karbala],

---The hurt caused to Allah's Messenger, Salla Allahu 'alayhi wa Sallam,

---Ish Hussain ibn Haider per lakhon Salaam, Some verses in Arabic,


[18] The Events after the Martyrdom of Sayyiduna Imam Hussain,

---The Blessed head of Hadrat Imam Hussain and ibn Ziyaad,

---The Martyrdom of another devotee,

---A verse from the Unseen,

---The priests acceptance of Islam,

---Yazeed orders frivolity and musical instruments to be played,

---The Blessed Head of Imam Hussain and Yazeed,

---Return to Madinah.


[19] The Disgusting acts of Yazeed after Karbala, his Attack on Madinah,

---The Virtues of Madinah al-Munnawarrah,

---Attack on Makkah t'ul Mukkarramah,

---The period after Yazeed's death.


[20] The exemplary end of Sayyiduna Imam Hussains murderers,

---The execution of ibn Sa'd,

---Khawli ibn Yazeed was burnt after being murdered,

---Shimar was surrendered to the dogs after his murder,

---The hands and feet of the enemy were amputated & were left to suffer,

---Hakim became the target of swords after being stripped,

---Killed by piercing spears,

---A murderer is burnt alive,

---The exemplary end of ibn Ziyaad,

---Mukhtar's claim of Prophethood,

---The torment that Hadrat Imam Hussains murderers faced,

---Some of the features began to resemble swine!

---An objection and it's rebuttal.


[21] The Benefits of the Muharram Gatherings,

---The virtues of 'Ashurah,

---Acts of worship on the Day of Ashurah,

---Heavenly maiden and the heavenly garment,

---Giving food offerings in commemoration of Hadrat Imam Hussain, radi Allahu ta'ala anhu.







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