Tuesday, August 23rd marks the martyrdom anniversary of Imam Zayn al-Abidin (p), 25th of Muharram, 1444 A.H.

Imam Zayn al-Abidin (p) is reported to have said:

“Whoever trusts the good choice of God, the Mighty and Sublime, they will not wish for anything other than the state that God has chosen for them.”

[Shaykh al-Namazi, Mustadrak Safinat al-Bihar, vol. 8, p. 28]

روي عن الإمام زين العابدين (ع):

“لَيْسَ الْعَجَبُ مِمَّنْ نَجَا كَيْفَ نَجَا، وَإِنَّمَا الْعَجَبُ مِمَّنْ هَلَكَ كَيْفَ هَلَكَ مَعَ سَعَةِ رَحْمَةِ اللَّهِ تَعَالى”

[الطبرسي، إعلام الورى بأعلام الهدى، ج ١، ص ٤٨٩]

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