Since the times of al-Radi, Nahjul Balaghah has been a subject of study and interpretation. As reported earlier al Sayyid al-Murtada's daughter used to narrate her uncle's work, and the book had...
3. Imamul- Najin (The Imam of the Whisperers to God) Supplication, invocation and communication with God depend directly on the level of people`s knowledge and trust in God. The more one knows about...
2. Imamul-Mosallin (The Leader of those who pray): As mentioned in the previous paragraph Imam Ali was the first who prayed with the Messenger of God. Similarly, the history of Islam has not...
Imam Ali, the leader of the believers, is the epitome of justice, bravery and piety. The history of Islam is bound to his great personality and honorable existence. He is on the high peak of the...
Many of the great Shi’ite and Sunni commentators upon the Holy Qur’an say in commenting upon (7:142) that it refers to Moses, peace be upon him, leaving for 40 days to go to the place of the covenant...
The totality of these three directions are clear reasons why the Prophet (S) most certainly took steps for the determination of his successor which we will mention in the later lessons so that this...
The practical manner, social behavior, and associations of religious authorities and Islamic leaders and Imams are full of mercy, clemency and benevolence with their followers and with adversaries....
It was also he ordered that in the call to prayer (adhan) at dawn the phrase, "prayer is better than sleep" (as 'salatu khayrun mina 'n-nawm) should be recited.(1) According to the Sunan of al-...
Apart from this, various factors prevented 'Ali, peace be upon him, from reacting strongly to what occurred at the Saqifah and caused him to choose the path of endurance and patience instead, a...
Some people ask why at the meeting held in the Saqifah 'Ali, peace be upon him, did not raise the issue of his appointment at Ghadir Khumm by the Messenger of God, peace and blessings be upon him and...
Justice 4 The Union of Justice and Moral Issues It must be noted here that although the materialistic schools have accepted the relationship between legal and moral issues, this bond is considered to...
Justice 1 Analytical Definition of Justice You have frequently heard that justice means “putting things in their right place.” Some have presumed that this definition is replete with ambiguity for it...

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