Ishaq b. Imam al-Kazim (a)
|Ishaq b. Imam al-Kazim (a)|
The attributed mausoleum to Ishaq b. Musa b. Ja'far in Saveh.
|Full Name||Ishaq b. Musa b. Ja'far|
|Companion of||Imam al-Rida (a)|
|Wellknown Relatives||Imam al-Kazim (a) (father), Imam al-Rida (a) (brother), Lady Fatima al-Ma'suma (a) (sister)|
|Place(s) of Residence||Medina|
|Cause ofDeath/Martyrdom||by the agents of al-Ma'mun|
|Activities||He accompanied Imam (a) in his journey to Merv and forced to accept the position of Amir al-Hajj|
Isḥāq b. Mūsā b. Jaʿfar (a) was one of the children of Imam Musa al-Kazim (a). According to historical reports, he and his brother Imam al-Rida (a) went to Merv and then in the same year Imam al-Rida (a) was called crown prince returned to Hijaz as Amir al-hajj. According to some researchers, he went again to Tus with the caravan of Lady Fatima al-Ma'suma (a) and was martyred in Saveh by the agents of al-Ma'mun. Scholars of rijal (biographical evaluation) considered him among the companions of Imam al-Rida (a). There are many hadiths transmitted by him in hadith references. In Iran, some shrines in Saveh, Gorgan, elsewhere attributed to him.