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Abd Allah b. al-Imam al-Husayn (a)

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Descendant of Imam
Abd Allah b. al-Imam al-Husayn (a)
Martyrdom of 'Abd Allah b. al-Husayn by Mahmud Farshchian
Epithet 'Ali al-Asghar
Father Imam al-Husayn (a)
Mother Rabab
Demise 61/681
Place of Burial Holy shrine of Imam al-Husayn (a)

ʿAbd Allāh b. al-Ḥusayn b. ʿAlī b. Abī Tālib (Arabic: عبدالله بن حسین بن علی بن ابی طالب) (b.? - d.61/681) best known as Ali al-Asghar (Arabic: علي الاصغر) [literally: the younger Ali] and Abd Allah al-Radi' (Arabic: عبدالله الرَضيع) [Literally: suckling Abd Allah"] was the youngest child of Imam al-Husayn (a) and his mother was Rabab.

He is the youngest martyr of the Battle of Karbala on the day of Ashura and has very respectable and a high position among Shi'a (and even Sunni Muslims). He is given the title "Bab al-Hawa'ij".

Birth and Lineage

Abd Allah is the youngest son of Imam al-Husayn (a). His mother was Rabab bt. Imru' al-Qays.[1]

There is no consensus on the exact date of his