This chapter includes recommended acts of the lunar year. By Sisterfatima1May 25 in Off-Topic. Views Read View source View history. A free online version of Mafatih-i nuwin has been published on the official website of the author, Ayatollah Makarim Shirazi: He owned a copy which he read every day until his death, and it was buried jiann him. Create an account or sign in to comment You need to be a member kinan order to leave a comment Create an account Sign up for a new account in our community. Already have an account?
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Second chapter: Practices of the Year This chapter includes recommended acts of the lunar year. It begins from Rajab and ends with the recommended acts of Jumada II. It includes the recommended acts during Nowruz and the Roman months.
Third chapter: Ziyaras Some information regarding the manners of travel, rituals of ziyara , and also [the text of] asking permission for entering holy shrines have been mentioned at the beginning of this chapter.
Asad , martyrs of the Battle of Uhud , Salman al-Farsi , etc. Sawhan , have also been explained in this chapter. The longest section of this chapter is the Ziyaras of Imam al-Husayn a. In order to prevent other things from being added to Mafatih al-jinan, he had asked God , the Prophet s , and the Imams a to curse anybody that added anything to the book.
The second chapter covers recommended prayers such as, prayers presented to the Infallibles a , Prayer of Burial Night , prayers for requests, prayers for seeking help, and prayers for the days of the week. The Instruction and various kinds of Istikhara asking God to guide one to good are also mentioned in this chapter.
The third chapter provides solutions for pains, difficulties, limbs aches, fever, etc. It concludes with a brief explanation regarding the rules of burial rites and funeral procedures. Since the Mafatih al-jinan in full form is a large book, and it is not easy to be carried, many publishers have frequently published selections of it.
Tahir Khushniwis has written this book in neat calligraphy five times. Online There are several ways to access Mafatih al-jinan published online on various websites. Mobile Apps Since Mafatih al-jinan is sometimes needed in a variety of situations for example, whilst traveling, developers have designed various apps for devices including cellphones and tablets.
English Mafatih al-jinan has been translated to English at least four times, but only the translation by Badr Shahin is a complete translation and has been published by Ansariyan Publications. Sayyid Hashim Rasuli Mahallati translated this book. This chapter also includes the practices of the solar months such as Nowruz and Roman months such as Niysan.
Fifth chapter: the practices of nights, days, and days of the week in ten sections. One section provides ziyaras of Imams a on the days of the week. This chapter comprises of two sections. This book is sometimes introduced as the second volume of Mafatih al-jinan.
Some Years before the publication of Mafatih al-hayat, Ayatollah Jawadi Amuli, the author, during a Friday Prayer sermon in Qom said: "We need a second volume for Mafatih al-jinan, which has not been written yet. By the sixth day after its publication in the International Book Exhibition of Tehran, the book was sold out, and the publisher began to sell the next copies of the book in advance.
Mafatih al-jinan (book)