Karima-e-Ahlul Bayt (a.s.) birth day celebrations in Qom
By: Sheikh M Khurasani
HOLY CITY OF QOM, Iran: Zeeqad 1 marks the birth anniversary of
Hazret-e-Fatimah Al-Masuma binte Moosa ibne Jafar al-Kazim(a.s.). On
this auspicious occasion, grand ceremonies were held across the world
while main celebration was witnessed at her holy shrine in the holy
city of Qom.
Hazret Fatimah Al- Masumah (a.s.) is daughter of holy Prophet (s.v.)’s
7th infallible successor Hazret-e-Imam Moosa Kazim (a.s.) and sister
of his (s.v.) eighth descendant Hazret-e-Imam-e-Reza (a.s.). Her holy
mausoleum houses in the holy city of Qom, Iran.
In love of her brother Imam Reza (a.s.), She departed holy Madinah for
Khorasan. It was 23 Rabiol Aval 201 hijri year when she reached the
holy city of Qom in her way to Khorasan.
There are a number of sayings of Imams (a.s.) regarding her lofty
Prior to her birth, Hazret-e-Imam Ja’far Sadiq (a.s.) spoke of her
status: “Makkah is God's sanctuary, Madinah is Prophet Muhammad's
(s.v.), Kufa is Imam Ali's (a.s.), and Qom will be the sanctuary for
one of my descendents; her name shall be Fatimah. Whosoever visits her
sanctuary will be rewarded paradise.”
Bihar-ul-Anwar, Vol. 48, Page 316 quotes a saying of Hazret-e-Imam Ali
Reza (a.s.) about his sister Fatimeh Al-Masumeh (a.s.): “The One who
visits her will be rewarded with paradise.”
Khuddam (servants) of Imam Reza shrine also visited Masumah shrine
and paid her tribute on this auspicious occasion.
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