Peace be on both of you, O the representatives of Allah! Peace be on both of
you, O the decisive arguments of Allah! Peace be on both of you, O the lights of
Allah in the darkness of the (ignorant) world!
I bear witness that, verily, you had successfully carried and delivered that for
which Allah had commissioned you, protected that which was entrusted to you,
prescribed that which Allah has made lawful, proscribed that which Allah has
made unlawful, made clear the divine rules, studied and interpreted the Book of
while directing affairs in the light of the divine rules, exercised self-control
bravely in the midst of offensive provocations, till the inevitable came unto
I turn to Allah by disconnecting all links with your enemies, I seek nearness to
Allah through my love for you,
I have come near you, fully aware of your rights, attached to your friends,
averse to your enemies,
well acquainted with the guidance you adhered to, mindful of the depravity of
so, speak on my behalf before your Lord, because, verily, your grandeur, before
Allah, is the most exalted, your position is highly celebrated.
Peace be on both of you, O the decisive proofs of Allah on His earth and in His
heavens. Your servant, your friend, has come to visit you, in order to seek
Allah's nearness through your "Ziyaarat"
O Allah make me speak the truth about Thy chosen friends,
render my visit to them winsome, and let me be with them in this world and in
the Hereafter, O the Most Merciful!