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Nafas al-mahmum (book)

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Nafas al-mahmum
Author Shaykh 'Abbas Qumi
Original title نفس المهموم
Language 'Arabic
Subject Maqtal
Genre Historical
English translation
En. title Nafasul Mahmum, Relating to the heart rending tragedy of Karbala'
Translator Aejaz Ali T Bhujwala (Al Husaynee)
En. publisher Islamic Study Circle

Nafas al-mahmūm fī muṣībat sayyidinā l-Ḥusayn al-maẓlūm (Arabic: نَفَسُ المَهموم فی مصیبة سیّدنا الحسین المظلوم), is a book written by Shaykh 'Abbas Qummi, regarding the Battle of Karbala and the following incidents. It begins with the birth of Imam al-Husayn (a) and goes on with his virtues, and then describes all the events regarding his allegiance and his martyrdom.

Author

Main article: Shaykh 'Abbas Qummi

'Abbas b. Muhammad Rida al-Qummi (b. 1294/1877 - d. 1359/1941), known as Shaykh 'Abbas Qummi or as Muhaddith Qummi, was one of the prominent Shi'a scholars of the 14th/20th century in hadith, history, preaching and sermon. He was the author of many books in various fields, the most famous ones which are; Mafatih al-jinan, Safinat