This is an extract from the hadith of Imam Jafar al-Sadiq (a) narrated by his companion Mufaddal on the creation of human beings, animal kingdom, environment and natural disasters.
Jaʿfar ibn Muḥammad (Arabic: جعفر بن محمد الصادق; 700 or 702–765 C.E.), commonly known as Jafar al-Sadiq or simply as-Sadiq (The Truthful), was the sixth Shī'ah Imam, and a major figure in the Hanafi and Maliki schools of Sunni jurisprudence. He was a descendant of Ali on the side of his father, Muhammad al-Baqir, and of Muhammad ibn Abu Bakr on the maternal side of his family, Umm Farwah bint al-Qasim. Muhammad ibn Abu Bakr was raised by Ali, but was not his son.
Knowledge and its seekers in the words of wisdom of Imam Ja'far al-Sadiq (a).
A selection of words of wisdom by Imam Jafar al Sadiq (a) from the book Misbah al-Shariah (Lantern of the Path).
This is a short presentation containing words of wisdom of Imam Jafar al Sadiq (a).