Imam Ali

  • Nahjul Balagha Part 1, The Sermons
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    The English translation (accompanied with original Arabic text) of the supremely eloquent sermons of the Commander of the Faithful, Imam Ali ibn Abi Talib (peace be upon him). Nahjul Balagha contains 240 sermons given by Imam Ali (a), dealing with a wide variety of topics including our existence, relationship with the Almighty, building a God-fearing personality, and the Imam's (a) reflections upon historical incidents.

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  • Various Sayings of Imam Ali Ibn Abi Talib (as)
    by: Imam 'Ali Ibn Abu Talib (a)

    An Extract of Du’a Kumayl

    The following sayings of Imam ‘Ali (as) are taken from Du'a Kumail,

    trans. N. Husayn Mardi, Chehel Sotoon Theological School: Iran, 1989.

    The most complete gift of God is a life based on knowledge.

    The innumerable fools have made the learned very scarce.

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  • Nahjul Balagha Part 2, Letters and Sayings
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    The English translation (accompanied with original Arabic text) of a collection of letters and sayings of the Commander of the Faithful, Imam Ali ibn Abi Talib (peace be upon him) that provide divine wisdom and eternal guidance for his followers.
    The Sermons of Imam 'Ali can be found here:http://www.al-islam.org/nahjul-balagha-part-1-sermons

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  • Nahjul Balaghah - Juzuu ya Kwanza
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    Kitabu kilichoko mkononi mwako ni tarjumi kutoka lugha ya Kiarabu ya kitabu maarufu katika ulimwengu wa Kiislamu, Nahju 'l-Balaghah. Kitabu hiki kitachapishwa katika majalada mbali mbali, na hili ulilo nalo mkononi ni jalada la kwanza.

    Nahju 'l-Balaghah ni mkusanyiko wa khutba, barua na maelekezo ya Imam Ali (a.s.). Mengi yamesemwa kuhusu ubora na ufasaha wa maneno yaliyomo katika khutba na harua hizo. Kwa ufupi, Nahju 'l-Balaghah ni kilele cha ufasaha.

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  • A Letter from Father to Son, The Last Will of Ali ibn Abi Talib (a)
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    After returning from the Battle of Siffin, Imam ‘Ali (a) gave certain pieces of advice to one of his sons. Some historians consider him to be Imam Hasan (a) while others are of the opinion that he was Muhammad al-Hanafiyya.

    He wrote the letter in the form of a will. They deal with almost every aspect of life which goes a long way to make a man successful in life - brave, humane, generous, virtuous and pious.

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  • A Letter from Father to Son, The Last Will of Ali ibn Abi Talib (a)
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    After returning from the Battle of Siffin, Imam ‘Ali (a) gave certain pieces of advice to one of his sons. Some historians consider him to be Imam Hasan (a) while others are of the opinion that he was Muhammad al-Hanafiyya.

    He wrote the letter in the form of a will. They deal with almost every aspect of life which goes a long way to make a man successful in life - brave, humane, generous, virtuous and pious.

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  • The Life of the Commander of the Faithful Ali Ibn Abu Talib (as)
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    The Life of the Commander of the Faithful Ali Ibn Abu Talib (as)

    (This part gives) an account of the Commander of the faithful, peace be on him, the first of the Imams of the believers, of the rulers (wulat) of the Muslims and of God's (appointed) successors in religion after the Apostle of God, the truthful one and the trusted one, Muhammad Ibn Abd Allah, the seal of the Prophets, blessings on him and his pure family.

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  • Ukweli Uliopotea - Sehemu ya Pili
    by: Sheikh Mu’tasim Sayyid Ahmad

    Kitabu kilichoko mikononi mwako ni tarjuma ya kitabu cha Kiarabu kiitwacho al-Haqiqatu ‘dh-Dha’i’ah kilichoandikwa na Sheikh Mu’tasim Sayyid Ahmad. Sisi tumekiita, Ukweli Uliopotea. Kwa vile kitabu hiki ni kikubwa, sisi tumekigawa katika juzuu tano ili kiwe chepesi kusomwa na wasomaji wetu wa Kiswahili. Hiki ulichonacho mkononi mwako ni juzuu ya pili.

    Kitabu hiki ni utafiti uliofanywa na mwanachuoni huyo wa Kiislamu kuhusu madhehebu za Kiislamu. Utafiti wake huu ulihusisha pia maho- jiano na mijadala baina yake na na masheikh wa Kiwahabi na maustadh wake katika chuo alikosoma.

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  • Nahjul Balaghah - Juzuu ya Pili
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    Kitabu kilichoko mkononi mwako ni tarjumi kutoka lugha ya Kiarabu ya kitabu maarufu katika ulimwengu wa Kiislamu, Nahju 'l-Balaghah. Kitabu hiki kitachapishwa katika juzuu mbili, na hii uliyo nayo mkononi ni juzuu ya pili.

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  • ‘Ali: The Best of the Sahabah
    by: Toyib Olawuyi

    This book is an in-depth academic critique, and a thoroughly investigative refutation, of Shaykh Ibn Taymiyyah’s Minhaj al-Sunnah on the specific question of Abu Bakr’s alleged superiority over Amir al-Muminin ‘Ali b. Abi Talib. The shaykh has adopted a two-pronged approach in his Minhaj. He presents arguments and proofs to support Abu Bakr’s superiority and discredits all arguments and proofs in favour of ‘Ali’s superiority.

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  • The Richest Treasure
    by: Imam Ali

    Imam ‘Ali’s Letter to Malik al-Ashtar, the Governor of Egypt

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  • Polarization Around the Character of Ali ibn Abi Talib
    by: Ayatullah Murtadha Mutahhari

    The qualities and practices of Imam Ali (a) that caused others to be attracted to him, including love and devotion to God. The qualities and practices that made his enemies hate him, including his opinions on the caliphate and his sense of democracy.

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  • Polarization Around the Character of Ali ibn Abi Talib
    by: Ayatullah Murtadha Mutahhari

    The qualities and practices of Imam Ali (a) that caused others to be attracted to him, including love and devotion to God. The qualities and practices that made his enemies hate him, including his opinions on the caliphate and his sense of democracy.

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  • Orientalists and the Event of Ghadir Khumm
    by: Sayyid Muhammad Rizvi

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  • Ghadir Khumm, Where Religion Was Brought to Perfection
    by: Dr. Hasan Najafi

    This text provides the reader glimpses of the journey back from the farewell pilgrimage heading towards Ghadir Khumm where the religion of Islam was perfected with the divine appointment of Imam Ali ibn Abi Taleb (AS) as Caliph and successor of the Holy Prophet (SA). The precious moments of selection, announcement, celebration, and public greetings are discussed as the reader reflects on this great event in the history of Islam.

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  • La Tradizione di Ghadir, Manifesta documentazione della Wilayah la Guida Islamica
    by: A cura del Gruppo Culturale e di Ricerca Islamica della Santa città di Qom

    La tradizione di Ghadir è una delle chiare testimonianze che dimostra che il nobile Profeta dell’Islam (S) designò alla guida della Ummah islamica il Principe dei Credenti °Ali (as) In questo breve testo vengono analizzati e documentati scritti provenienti per ala maggiore da fonti sunnite, per dimostrare la veridicità di questo avvenimento e il suo reale significato. Titolo Originale: Hadith-e Ghadir sanad-e guyay-e welayat

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  • 40 Ahadith-Le couronnement de l'Islam, Ghadir
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    Ghadir étant le moment de la transmission du Message par Dieu au Prophète Muhamad (saw) de la succession par Ali a.s a travers Jibrail. Qui a été ensuite annoncer au peuple présent qui revenait du Hajj.

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  • Ghadir
    by: Ayatullah Sayyid Muhammad Baqir As-Sadr, Dr. Sachedina, Sayyid Muhammad Rizvi, Husein Khimjee

    Al-Ghadir is the place where the Muslims had stopped was at Ghadir Khumm. The Prophet then delivered a sermon and appointed Imam Ali, peace be upon him, as his successor.

    This text provides a brief study on the origins of Shi’ism and how the ideology of Wilayah came to existence, and the theological-juridical implications for the Islamic political thought in relation to the Wilayah of Imam Ali (AS).

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  • Personalities: What Non-Muslims Say About 'Ali, The First Successor of Prophet Muhammad
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    A brief text on what non-Muslims have said about Imam Ali (as), the first Shi'a Imam.

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  • Hukumu za Kusisimua Zilizotolewa na Imam Ali [a]
    by: Amiraly M.H. Datoo


    Kitabu hiki anaelezea hukumu ya kisheria na Imam Ali (as)

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  • La Parola di Ali: Le Sentenze Brevi del Nahju-l-balagah
    by: Imam Ali Bin Abu Talib

    Le sentenze brevi dell'Imam °Alì Bin Abu Talib (as) contenute nel Nahju-l-balaghah

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  • Conoscere Il Nahj-Ul-Balaghah
    by: Seyyed Jafar Hosseyni

    Lo scopo di Conoscere il Nahj-ul-Balaghah, è quello di dare una breve spiegazione delle principali questioni riguardanti la straordinaria personalità dell’Imam °Ali (as) e i salvanti principi contenuti nel Nahj-ul-Balaghah, una raccolta dei suoi sermoni, lettere e sentenze, e soprattutto, dimostrare la sua autenticità attraverso le parole di alcuni dei grandi sapienti shi°iti e di studiosi che hanno consacrato la gran parte della loro vita allo studio delle tradizioni di questa preziosa opera.

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  • Ghadir Tradition, The expressive evidence for guardianship
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    Ghadir Tradition, The expressive evidence for guardianship

    Prepared by Islamic Sciences and Researches Group– Qom

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  • The Contents of Nahjul Balaghah
    by: Syed Waheed Akhtar

    The Contents of Nahjul Balaghah

    Nahjul Balaghah comprises various issues that cover major problems of metaphysics, theology, fiqh, tafsir, hadith, prophetology, imamate, ethics, social philosophy, history, politics, administration, civics, science, rhetoric, poetry, literature, etc.

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  • Sources of Nahjul Balaghah
    by: Syed Waheed Akhtar


    The most important work of al-Radi is the compilation of selected sermons, letters and sayings of Amir al-Mu'minin 'Ali (as). He selected 241 sermons, 79 letters, and 489 sayings. Those numbers vary in different editions of Nahjul Balaghah. The number of sermons varies from 238 to 241 and the number of letters varies from 77 to 79, whereas sayings vary from 463 to 489.

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  • Eid al-Ghadir: festa religiosa o culturale?
    by: Sayyid Muhammad Rizvi


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    Sayyid Muhammad Rizvi

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  • Personalities: A Sermon Without Dots
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    The English translation and brief commentary of the famous sermon of Imam Ali (as) whose text does not contain a single letter with a dot.

    A Sermon Without Dots

    The Prophet Muhammad (s) said: I am the house of wisdom and ‘Ali is its door

    (Sahih al-Tirmidhi, (Cairo edition), Kitab al-Manaqib, vol. 5, p. 637, hadith number 3723)

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  • Il Messaggio di Ghadir : Traduzione del Testo Integrale
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    Traduzione integrale del celebre Sermone che il Profeta (S) fece il giorno di Ghadir, quando designò l'Imam °Ali (as) come suo successore.

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    In nome di Allah,il Clemente,il Misericordioso

    Proponiamo la traduzione integrale del Sermone pronunciato dal Profeta(S) a Ghadir Kumm

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  • La battaglia di Basra durante il califfato dell Imam Ali (as)
    by: Assocaizione Islamica Imam Mahdi


    La battaglia di Basra durante il califfato dell Imam Ali (as)

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  • Maadili ya Kiislamu katika Vita
    by: Ustadh Shahid Murtadha Mutahhari


    Hii ni makala ya maadili ya Kislamu katika Vita.
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    Maadili ya Kiislamu Katika Vita

    Mu'awiyah bin Abu Sufyan alikuwa akitawala Sham kama liwali karibu miaka 16. Katika kipindi hicho alikuwa akijitayarisha kushika ukhalifa bila ya kumwarifu mtu yeyote.
    Alitumia kila fursa aliyoipata kutekeleza azma yake.

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