International Conference on Imam Sajjad (A.S)
Publish Date: 7/15/2015 Code: 42002

International Conference on Imam Sajjad (A.S)

International Conference on Imam Sajjad (A.S) to Be Held by the Ahlulbayt World Assembly in Summer 2015
The Detailed text of Call for Papers
The life of Imam Sajjad (A.S.)


International Conference on Imam Sajjad (A.S)
۱ A survey on the life of Imam Sajjad (a.s.) from birth to martyrdom;
۲ Personal Characteristics of Imam Sajjad (a.s.) (faith and piety, knowledge and courage);
۳ Lifestyle of Imam Sajjad (a.s.);
۴ Imamate of Imam Sajjad (a.s.) and the provisions thereof;
۵ Virtues and miracles of Imam Sajjad (a.s.);
۶ Worship and servitude in the conduct of Imam Sajjad (a.s.);
۷ The People of the Cloak (As’hab-ul-Kisaa) from the viewpoint of Imam Sajjad (a.s.);
۸ Jihad and combat in the life of Imam Sajjad (a.s.);
۹ Wives and children of Imam Sajjad (a.s.);
۱۰ The role of Imam Sajjad’s offspring in the uprisings of Umayyad era;
۱۱ Imam Sajjad (a.s.) and his attitude towards the opponents;
۱۲ Imam Sajjad (a.s.) from the perspective of others (Muslims and non-Muslims).
Political and Socio-Cultural Conditions at the Time of Imam Sajjad (a.s.)
۱ A sociological study of the era of Imam Sajjad (a.s.);
۲ Analysis of political currents at the time of Imam Sajjad (a.s.);
۳ Analysis of intellectual and cultural currents at the time of Imam Sajjad (a.s.);
۴ The role of Umayyad dynasty in the deviation of Muslim nation;
۵ The state of Ahlul Bayt in the era of Imam Sajjad (a.s.);
۶ Shiah’s state in the era of Imam Sajjad (a.s.);
۷ Imam Sajjad (a.s.), and the uprisings and revolts in his time;
۸ Imam Sajjad (a.s.) and Hasani Groups (Descendants of Imam Hasan al-Mudjtaba a.s.) ;
۹ Imam Sajjad (a.s.), and deviant sects and thoughts;
۱۰ Companions and followers of Imam Sajjad (a.s.);
۱۱ Social relations of Imam Sajjad (a.s.);
۱۲ Interaction of Imam Sajjad (a.s.) with poets, scholars and narrators of Hadith;
۱۳ Crisis Management in the conduct of Imam Sajjad (a.s.);
۱۴ Conduct of the Holy Prophet (s.a.) in the teachings of Imam Sajjad (a.s.);
۱۵ Cultural, social and political thoughts of Imam Sajjad (a.s.)
Imam Sajjad (a.s.) and the Event of Karbala
 ۱ Imam Sajjad (a.s.) in Karbala;
Socio-political behavior of Imam Sajjad (a.s.) after the event of Karbala (Kufa, Damascus and Medina);
۳ Reflection of the event of Karbala in Imam Sajjad’s words and actions;
۴ Method of Imam Sajjad (a.s.) to maintain the Epic of Ashura;
۵ Imam Sajjad (a.s.) and crisis management after Ashura; 
the Scientific Heritage of Imam Sajjad (a.s.)
Sahifah Sajjadiyyah (Collection of Supplications)
۱ An introduction to Sahifah Sajjadiyah;
۲ Documentations & narrators of Sahifah Sajjadiyah;
۳ Manuscriptology of Sahifah Sajjadiyah;
۴ Commentaries on Sahifah Sajjadiyah;
۵ The Holy Quran in Sahifah Sajjadiyah;
۶ Monotheism & Divinity in Sahifah Sajjadiyah;
۷ Prophethood & Messengership (Divine Mission) in Sahifah Sajjadiyah;
Imamate & Wilayat in Sahifah Sajjadiyah;
۹ Resurrection & Belief in the Hereafter in Sahifah Sajjadiyah;
۱۰ Socio-cultural ideas of Imam Sajjad (a.s.) in Sahifah Sajjadiyah;
۱۱ Political ideas in Sahifah Sajjadiyah;
۱۲ The role of Sahifah Sajjadiyah in the awakening of Muslim Ummah (community);
۱۳ The role of Sahifah Sajjadiyah in the unity of Muslim Ummah;
۱۴ Sahifah Sajjadiyah from the perspective of Orientalists;
۱۵ Sahifah Sajjadiyah in the literature of Muslim World (Arabic, Persian, etc.);
۱۶ Sahifah Sajjadiyah and the indexes of Islamic identity;
۱۷ Prayer (Salat), fasting, Hajj and Jihad in Sahifah Sajjadiyah;
۱۸ Imam Sajjad’s special focus on Dua (supplications);
۱۹ Methodology of Dua (Supplications) in Sahifah Sajjadiyah;
۲۰ Sahifah Sajjadiyah and the opponents.
Treatise on Rights
۱ Introduction to Imam’s Treatise on Rights and its importance;
۲ Narrators of Treatise on Rights;
۳ Manuscriptology of Treatise on Rights;
۴ Legal and social issues in Treatise on Rights;
۵ Moral and training issues in Treatise on Rights.
Sayings (Hadiths), Letters, Sermons, and Poems
۱ Typology of Hadiths narrated from Imam Sajjad (a.s.);
۲ Letters of Imam Sajjad (a.s.);
۳ Sermons of Imam Sajjad (a.s.);
۴ Poems attributed to Imam Sajjad (a.s.).
Dua & Ziarat (Prayers)
۱ Ziarat and prayers narrated from Imam Sajjad (a.s.);
۲ Ziarat of Imam Sajjad (the prayer text for paying tribute to Imam) and its elaboration;
۳ Commentary on Ziarat Aminallah (زیاره امین الله).
the Companions, Narrators, and disciples of Imam Sajjad (a.s.)
۱ Companions, narrators, and disciples of Imam Sajjad (a.s.);
Training disciples and scholars;
Imam Sajjad (a.s.) from the viewpoint of his companions and disciples;
۴ Classification and analysis of the intellectual tendencies of Imam Sajjad’s companions.
Essential hints:
Those who are interested in writing papers on the abovementioned topics have to contact the secretariat to make necessary coordination.
The secretariat of the conference shall sign contracts with the authors of approved papers by the Scientific Committee.
The secretariat will refuse papers without abstracts, keywords and authentic references.
Senders of papers must carefully read the style of writing as described on the conference’s website and prepare their articles accoprdingly.
Authors of selected papers shall be honored during the event. Also Certificate of Appreciation will be awarded to the authors of accepted papers.
Selected papers shall be published in the book of Collection of the Conference’s Papers in Persian and Arabic languages.
Papers must be sent via Email.