Jesus Christ (as) through Shia Narrations (2) Muslims, on the other hand, have tended to produce polemical works showing how much of what is in the Bible is consistent with the Islamic view of Christ...
The Method of Shi'ism in Hadith The principle that the hadith possesses validity, as attested by the Quran, is not at all disputed among Shi'ites or in fact among all Muslims. But because of the...
Shia and The Quran (2) The Outward and Inward Aspects of the Quran It has been explained that the Holy Quran elucidates religious aims through its own words and gives commands to mankind in matter of...
Shia and The Quran (1) The Different Facets of the Formal Aspect of Religion It has become clear from what has been said thus far that the Holy Quran, which is the principal source of religious...
The Shia and Armed Uprising QUESTION: Is armed uprising one of the conditions of the Imamate of the Imams? Is armed uprising unconditionally and in all situations part of the agenda of the Shia? In...
The History of The Shia Islam (4) Shi'ism During the 2nd/8th Century During the latter part of the first third of the 2nd/8th century, following a series of revolutions and bloody wars throughout the...
The History of The Shia Islam (2) The Benefit that the Shia Derived from the Caliphate of Imam Ali (PBHU) During the four years and nine months of his caliphate, Imam Ali (PBHU) was not able to...
The History of The Shia Islam (1) The Termination of the Caliphate of Imam Ali Amir al-mu'minin and His Method of Rule The caliphate of Imam Ali (PBHU) began toward the end of the year 35/656 and...
The Number of the Shia Imams QUESTION: As we know, the true Twelver Imami sect is called "twelver" (ithna `ashariyya) since its followers believe that after the Holy Prophet (PBUH&HP), his...
The Reasons behind the Burgeoning of the Shia during the Period of ‘Abbasid Caliphate (2) And as they heard of the treachery Ma’mun committed against Hadhrat Ridha, they took refuge in the...
The Reasons behind the Burgeoning of the Shia during the Period of ‘Abbasid Caliphate (1) Shi‘ism experienced ever-increasing expansion during the period of the ‘Abbasid caliphate. This fact had some...
History of Shia Islam Jurisprudence and Jurisprudents (2) Muhammad ibn Makki, known as Shahid Awal ("the First Martyr"), one of the great Shia jurisprudents. He is of the rank of Muhaqqiq Hilli and...

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