Similarly, al-Radhi refers to his sources on a number of occasions, and also gives an account of the circumstances that were responsible for the mood and theme of a certain sermon. He has referred to...
 This khutbah (Sermon) ends with the following words Then you would have found that your world is more insignificant in my eyes than a goat's snot. At this point 'Ali's speech was interrupted by a...
No scholar of Sunni or Shi'a profession has questioned the genuineness and authenticity of Nahj al-balagha for more than two centuries. The first person to raise doubts about its attribution to Amir...
Nahj al-Balaghah and Doubts 2 Apart from al-'Irshad this khutbah, as claimed by 'Arshi, is found in other sources also. In no way can it be dubbed as al-Radi's or al-Murtada's fabrication. Sayyid...
Nahj al-Balaghah and Doubts 1 No scholar of Sunni or Shi'a profession has questioned the genuineness and authenticity of Nahj al-balagha for more than two centuries. The first person to raise doubts...
Enmity with Imam Ali (as) 2 Causes of Enmity with Imam Ali (as) in the Light of Nahjul Balaghah Mu'awiyah's letter to the Imam during the War of Siffin claiming equality with the Hashimites on the...
Enmity with Imam Ali (as) 1 Causes of Enmity with Imam Ali (as) in the Light of Nahjul Balaghah Much has been said and written about the virtues of the Commander of the Faithful, Imam 'Ali ibn Abi...
Aspects of Virtue, Material Issues, Principles of Spirituality in the Family (4) A Surprising Example of Sincerity For many years I had been a friend of one of the sincere men of the cloth in love...
Nahj al-Balaghah and It's Spiritual Teachings (10) The Contradiction Between the World and the Hereafter The problem of the conflict between the world and the Hereafter and the contradiction between...
Nahj al-Balaghah and It's Spiritual Teachings (9) Zuhd, Spirituality, Love, and Worship Another fountainhead of zuhd and renunciation of hedonism is the aspiration to avail of spiritual bounties....
Nahj al-Balaghah and It's Spiritual Teachings (8) Zuhd and Freedom Another ingredient of zuhd is love of freedom and independence. The union between zuhd and freedom is as primordial as it is...
Nahj al-Balaghah and It's Spiritual Teachings (7) Sympathy and Kindness The sympathy and the willingness to share the suffering of the needy and the deprived is another ingredient of zuhd. When the...

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