Zaynab bint Ali

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Zaynab bint Ali
زَيْنَب بِنْت عَلِيّ
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Arabic text with the name of Zaynab bint Ali
BornAH 5 (named on) 5 Jumada I (in the ancient (intercalated) Arabic calendar
3 August 626 CE
Medina, Al-Hijaz
(present-day Saudi Arabia)
Died15 Rajab, AH 62 [aged 57 years] (682 CE)[1][2]
Resting placeSayyidah Zaynab Mosque, Damascus, the Levant or Al-Sayeda Zainab Mosque, Cairo, Egypt
Known forLeading of the caravan of Al-Husayn after his death at the Battle of Karbala in Iraq, Umayyad Empire
Spouse(s)Abdullah ibn Ja'far
Children
  • Ali
  • Aun
  • Muhammad
  • Abbas
  • Umm Kulthum
Parents
Relatives
FamilyHouse of Muhammad

Zaynab bint Ali (Arabic: زَيْنَب بِنْت عَلِيّ, Zaynab ibnat 'Alīy; 3 August 626 – 682), was the daughter of the fourth Rashidun Caliph and the first Shia Imam Ali bin Abi Talib.[3] She is the third child of Ali ibn Abi Talib and his wife Fatima.[4]

Reference[change | change source]

  1. Imam Mahdi Association of Marjaeya (11 April 2017). "The death anniversary of Sayyida Zainab bint Ali (p)". Retrieved 9 April 2020.
  2. John Walker (September 2015). "Calendar Converter". Fourmilab. Retrieved 9 April 2020.
  3. "The Victory of Truth: The Life of Zaynab bint Ali". Al-Islam.org. 2013-02-03. Retrieved 2021-09-14.
  4. "The Death Anniversary of Sayyida Zainab bint Ali (p)". IMAM-US.org. 2017-04-11. Retrieved 2021-09-14.