Fatimah bint Hasan

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Fātimah bint al-Hasan ibn ‘Alī (Arabic: فاطمة بنت الـحسن بن علي‎) was a daughter of Hasan ibn ‘Alī and Umm Ishaq bint Talha.[1] She was married to ‘Alī ibn Husayn (fourth Twelver Imām), and became the mother of Muhammad al-Bāqir (fifth Twelver Imām). Her kunya was Umm ‘Abd Allāh[2] and she was referred to as, "as-Siddīqa" ("the very truthful one") by ‘Alī ibn Husayn.[3] It has also been reported that her features were such, that no one in the family of Hasan ibn ‘Alī looked like her.[4]


  1. ^ Mohamed Raza Dungersi, A Brief Biography of Imam Hasan (A.S) (1994) p. 42
  2. ^ A Brief History of The Fourteen Infallibles. Qum: Ansariyan Publications. 2004. p. 117.
  3. ^ Abu al-Hasan al-'Amili, Diya' al-Amilin, vol. 2. Al-Dur al-Nazim, serial 2879.
  4. ^ Usul al-Kafi, vol. 1, p. 469.