3 of 4disgraces of this world for Allah the Mighty and Majestic was that the head of Yahya IbnZakariya led to an injustive among the injustices of the children of Israel.
Ten attributes of Yahya (AS)
And We gave him judgement while still a child
2) Compassion3) Purity4) God-wariness5) Good to his parents6) He was not insolent7) He was not disobedientDue to this Allah (SWT) sent peace on him8) On the day he was born9) On the day he dies10) On the day he is raised to life
Yahya (AS) is martyred
The king of his time (reputed to be Herod) honored and obeyed Yahya (AS). One of the Queenshad a beautiful step-daughter. The Queen wanted the King to marry her step-daughter. Yahya(AS) said that according to their religion this is not correct. The step-daughter demanded thatthe King marry her only if he gave her Yahya (AS) head on a platter as a wedding gift. The kinghad Yahya (AS) beheaded and presented his head on a platter to her.
Similarities between Yahya (AS) andImam Hussain (AS)
Aqa Mahdi Puya says: According to the Ahl ul Bayt, the names of Muhammad, Ali, Hasan and Husayn were alsochosen for the first time under divine inspiration.Imam Jafar bin Muhammad as Sadiq said:"Before Yahya and Husayn, no one was ever named by either of their names.For no one the heavens wept for forty days save Yahya and Husayn.