THE FOURTEEN SAINTS

SAINT

PLACE OF BIRTH

PLACE OF DEATH

BIOGRAPHY

RASOUL AKRAM,

HAZRAT MUHAMMAD (PBUH)

17th of Rabiol Awal /53 BH

City: Mecca

28th of Safar/11 A.H.

City: Medina

Mother: Ameneh

Father: Abdullah

He was in 8 battles, his holy move from Mecca to Medina was 27th of

Rajab/623 C.E.

HAZRAT FATEMEH ZAHRA (A.S.), DAUGHTER OF RASOUL-ALLAH 20th of Jamadiol Sani 8 BH

City: Mecca

Jamadiol 1 or 2/11 A.H.

City: Medina

Mother: Khadijeh Kobra

Father: Rasoul-Allah Akram (PBUH)

Husband: Ali (A.S.)

Mother of Imam Hassan, Imam

Hossein, Hazrat Zeinab and Ommekolsom

HAZRAT ALI (A.S.)

1st IMAM

13th of Rajab/10 B.H.

City: Mecca, inside the Holy Kaaba

21st of Ramadan/40 A.H.

City: Kufa/Iraq

Martyred by Ibne-Muljem in Kufa Mosque while praying.

Mother: Fatemeh Bent-e-Asad

Father: Abutalib

Wife: Hazrat Fatemeh (A.S.)

Fourth Caliph after Rasoul-Allah

(PBUH) for 5 years (35-40 A.H.)

IMAM HASSAN (A.S.)

2nd IMAM

15th of Ramadan/ 3 A.H.

City: Medina

28th of Safar / 50 A.H.

City: Medina

Poisoned by order of Caliph Moavieh

Mother: Hazrat Fatemeh (A.S.)

Father: Hazrat Ali (A.S.)

Nickname: Mojtaba

Buried at Baghie in Medina. Period

of leadership: 10 years (40-50 A.H.)

IMAM HOSSEIN (A.S.)

3rd IMAM

3rd of Shaban / 4 A.H.

City: Medina

10th of Moharram/ 61 A.H. (Ashura)

City: Karbala

He was martyred, and decapitated by order of Caliph Yazid

Mother: Hazrat Fatemeh (A.S.)

Father: Hazrat Ali (A.S.)

Nickname: Seyyed-osh-Shohada

Wife: Shahr Banoo (Iranian princess)

Period of leadership: 10 years

(50-61 A.H.)

IMAM ZEINOL-ABEDIN (A.S.)

4th IMAM

5th of Shaban / 38 A.H.

City: Medina

25th of Moharram / 95 A.H.

City: Medina

Poisoned by order of Caliph Hesham

Mother: Shahrbanoo (Iranian Princess)

Father: Imam Hossein (A.S.)

Nickname: Seyyed Sajjad

Buried at Baghie in Medina

Period of leadership: 33 years

(61-95 A.H.)

IMAM MUHAMMAD BAGHER (A.S.)

5th IMAM

1st of Rajab / 57 A.H.

City: Medina

7th of Dhi-Hajjeh / 114 A.H.

City: Medina

Poisoned by order of Caliph Hesham

Mother: Fatemeh, daughter of Imam Hassan (A.S.)

Father: Imam Zein-ol-Abedin (A.S.)

Buried in Medina at Baghie.

Nickname: Bagher

Period of leadership: 20 years

(94-114 A.H.)

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IMAM JAFAR SADEGH (A.S.)

6th IMAM

17th of Rabiol Awwal / 83 A.H.

City: Medina

25th of Shawwal / 148 A.H.

City: Medina

Poisoned by order of

Khalifa Mansour

Mother: Omme-Foroozeh, granddaughter

of Abobaker

Father: Imam Mohammad Bagher (A.S.)

Nickname: Sadegh

Buried at Baghie in Medina

Period of teaching Shiite rules as leader:

34 years (114-148 A.H.)

IMAM MOUSA KAZEM

(A.S.)

7th IMAM

7th of Safar / 128 A.H.

City: Between Mecca & Medina in a village named Abva

25th of Rajab / 183 A.H.

City: Kazemein

Poisoned by Caliph Haroun al-Rashid.

Mother: Hamideh

Father: Imam Jafar (A.S.)

Nickname: Babol-Havaej

Period of leadership: 34 yrs (148-183 AH)

IMAM REZA (A.S.)

8th IMAM

11th of Dhi-Qadeh/ 148 A.H.

City: Medina

30th of Safar/ 203 A.H.

City: Mash’had/Iran

Poisoned by order of Chaliph Mamoon.

Mother: Najmeh

Father: Imam Mousa (A.S.)

Nickname: Reza

Period of leadership: 20 years

(182-203 A.H.)

IMAM MOHAMMAD TAGHI (A.S.)

9th IMAM

10th of Rajab / 195 A.H.

City: Medina

29th of Dhi-Qadeh / 220 A.H. Age: 25

City: Kazemein

Poisoned by order of Caliph Motasim

Mother: Kheizaran

Father: Imam Reza (A.S.)

Nickname: Javad

Period of leadership: 17 years

(203-220 A.H.)

IMAM ALI’N NAGHI (A.S)

10th IMAM

15th of Dhi-Hajjeh / 212 A.H.

City: Medina

3rd of Rajab / 254 A.H.

City: Samera Age: 42

Poisoned by order of Caliph Motaiz

Mother: Samaneh

Father: Imam Javad (A.S.)

Nickname: Hadi

Buried in Samera/Iraq

Period of leadership: 34 years

(220-254 A.H.)

IMAM HASSAN ASKARI (A.S.)

11th IMAM

8th of Rabiol Sani /232 A.H.

City: Medina

8th of Rabiol Awwal /260 A.H. Age: 28

City: Samera

Poisoned by order of Caliph Motamid

Mother: Salis

Father: Imam Hadi (A.S.)

Nickname: Askari

Period of leadership: 6 years

(254-260 A.H.)

Most part of life was in prisons.

IMAM MAHDI (A.S.)

12th IMAM

15th of Shaban/ 256 A.H.

City: Samera

His first absence from 260 A.H. until 329 A.H.

His second absence after a few months in 329 A.H. until Day of Judgement.

Mother: Narjes Banoo

Father: Imam Hassan Askari (A.S.)

Nickname: Saheb-uz-Zaman

(260 - 329 A.H.)