The month of Muharram, the first month of the Islamic calendar, brings with it the memory of the sacrifice of Imam Husain [a], the grandson of Prophet Muhammad [s],and his noble family and friends. This short text reflectsthe deep admiration of its author towards Imam Husain [a]and an insight into the tragedy of Karbala, its reasons andits consequences. It is presented with the hope that it willfoster the Islamic unity and the brotherly love that the author seeks in his preface.The author, of course, is none other than the well-known Sunni English translator and commentator of the Qur'an,Abdullah Yusuf Ali, who died in 1952 in England. Littlewould he have known that his English translation and commentary of the Qur'an would become so popular in the West and East alike, wherever English is read and understood. Perhaps Karbala is not quite over yet.
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