Tag: Guidance

  • The opponents could not conceal the excellence of Ali ibn Abi Talib (peace be upon him)

    Reading Time: 3 minutes Previous | Index | Next عَنْ عَائِشَةَ قَالَتْ دَخَلَ عَلِيُّ بْنُ اَبِي طَالِبٍ عَلَى اَبِي فِي مَرَضِهِ الَّذِي قَبَضَهُ اللهُ فِيهِ فَجَعَلَ يَنْظُرُ اِلَى عَلِيِّ بْنِ اَبِي طَالِبٍ فَمَا يَزِيغُ بَصَرُهُ عَنْهُ فَلَمَّا خَرَجَ عَلِيٌّؑ قُلْتُ يَا اَبَتِ رَاَيْتُكَ تَنْظُرُ اِلَى عَلِيِّ بْنِ اَبِي طَالِبٍؑ فَمَا يَزِيغُ بَصَرُكَ عَنْهُ قَالَ يَا بُنَيَّةِ اِنْ اَفْعَلُ هَذَا […]

  • Ali ibn Abi Talib’s (peace be upon him) remembrance is worship

    Reading Time: 2 minutes Previous | Index | Next عَنْ عَائِشَةَ قَالَتْ قَالَ النَّبِيُّ ﷺ ذِكْرُ عَلِيِّ بْنِ اَبِي طَالِبٍ عِبَادَةٌ  Ayesha reports that the Messenger of Allah (peace be upon him and his holy progeny) said, “Remembrance of Ali Ibn Abi Talib (peace be upon him) is worship.” Notes: 1)    The word ‘remembrance’ is used in its absolute […]

  • Paradise is prohibited for the one who oppresses the Ahle Bait (peace be upon them)

    Reading Time: < 1 minute Previous | Index | Next عَنْ عَلِيِّ بْنِ مُوسَى الرِّضَا عَنْ آبَائِهِؑ قَالَ قَالَ رَسُولُ اللهِ ﷺ حُرِّمَتِ الْجَنَّةُ عَلَى مَنْ ظَلَمَ اَهْلَ بَيْتِي وَ آذَانِي فِي عِتْرَتِي  Imam al-Reza (peace be upon him) reports vide his ancestors (peace be upon him) that the Messenger of Allah (peace be upon him and his holy progeny) […]

  • Magnitude of the Holy Prophet’s (peace be upon him and his holy progeny) compensation

    Reading Time: < 1 minute Previous | Index | Next عَنِ الصَّادِقِ عَنْ آبَائِهِؑ قَالَ قَالَ رَسُولُ اللهِ ﷺ مَنْ وَصَلَ اَحَداً مِنْ اَهْلِ بَيْتِي فِي دَارِ الدُّنْيَا بِقِيرَاطٍ كَافَيْتُهُ يَوْمَ الْقِيَامَةِ بِقِنْطَارٍ  Imam al-Sadeq (peace be upon him) reports vide his ancestors (peace be upon him) that the Messenger of Allah (peace be upon him and his holy progeny) […]

  • One who helps the Ahle Bait (peace be upon them) helps Allah the High

    Reading Time: < 1 minute Previous | Index | Next قَالَ اَبُو عَبْدِ اللهِؑ مَنْ وَصَلَنَا وَصَلَ رَسُولَ اللهِ ﷺ وَ مَنْ وَصَلَ رَسُولَ اللهِ ﷺ فَقَدْ وَصَلَ اللهَ تَبَارَكَ وَ تَعَالَى  Imam al-Sadeq (peace be upon him) said, “One who serves us has served the Messenger of Allah (peace be upon him and his holy progeny) and whoever serves […]

  • Making Ahle Bait (peace be upon them) happy and joyous makes one eligible for the Messenger of Allah’s (peace be upon him and his holy progeny) intercession

    Reading Time: 2 minutes Previous | Index | Next عَنْ اَبِي جَعْفَرٍ عَنْ اَبِيهِ عَنْ جَدِّهِؑ قَالَ قَالَ رَسُولُ اللهِ ص مَنْ اَرَادَ التَّوَسُّلَ اِلَيَّ وَ اَنْ يَكُونَ لَهُ عِنْدِي يَدٌ اَشْفَعُ لَهُ بِهَا يَوْمَ الْقِيَامَةِ فَلْيَصِلْ اَهْلَ بَيْتِي وَ يُدْخِلِ السُّرُورَ عَلَيْهِمْ  Imam Abu Jafar (al-Baqer) (peace be upon him) narrates vide his ancestors (peace be upon him) […]

  • Every truth is from Ahle Bait (peace be upon them) and every falsehood is from the people

    Reading Time: 2 minutes Previous | Index | Next عَنْ مُحَمَّدِ بْنِ مُسْلِمٍ عَنْ اَبِي جَعْفَرٍؑ قَالَ اَمَا اِنَّهُ لَيْسَ عِنْدَ اَحَدٍ مِنَ النَّاسِ حَقٌّ وَ لَا صَوَابٌ اِلَّا شَيْ‏ءٌ اَخَذُوهُ مِنَّا اَهْلَ الْبَيْتِ وَ لَا اَحَدٌ مِنَ النَّاسِ يَقْضِي بِحَقٍّ وَ عَدْلٍ اِلَّا وَ مِفْتَاحُ ذٰلِكَ الْقَضَاءِ وَ بَابُهُ وَ اَوَّلُهُ وَ سُنَنُهُ اَمِيرُ الْمُؤْمِنِينَ عَلِيُّ بْنُ اَبِي […]

  • Guidance and lives of Imams (peace be upon them) and those of their enemies

    Reading Time: < 1 minute Previous | Index | Next ير، [بصائر الدرجات‏] مُحَمَّدُ بْنُ الْحُسَيْنِ عَنْ مُحَمَّدِ بْنِ سِنَانٍ عَنْ عِمْرَانَ بْنِ مَرْوَانَ عَنِ الْمُنَخَّلِ عَنْ جَابِرٍ عَنْ اَبِي جَعْفَرٍؑ قَالَ سَمِعْتُهُ يَقُولُ اِنَّا اَهْلُ بَيْتٍ عُلِّمْنَا الْمَنَايَا وَ الْبَلَايَا وَ الْاَنْسَابَ فَاعْتَبِرُوا بِنَا وَ بِعَدُوِّنَا وَ بِهُدَانَا وَ بِهُدَاهُمْ وَ بِقَضَائِنَا وَ بِقَضَائِهِمْ وَ بِحُكْمِنَا وَ بِحُكْمِهِمْ وَ […]

  • One who follows somebody has in reality worshipped him

    Reading Time: 2 minutes Previous | Index | Next عَنْ جَابِرٍ عَنْ اَبِي عَبْدِ اللهِؑ قَالَ سَاَلْتُهُ عَنْ قَوْلِ اللهِ اتَّخَذُوا اَحْبارَهُمْ وَ رُهْبانَهُمْ اَرْبابًا مِنْ دُونِ اللهِ قَالَ اَمَا اِنَّهُمْ لَمْ يَتَّخِذُوهُمْ آلِهَةً اِلَّا اَنَّهُمْ اَحَلُّوا حَلَالًا فَاَخَذُوا بِهِ وَ حَرَّمُوا حَرَامًا فَاَخَذُوا بِهِ فَكَانُوا اَرْبَابَهُمْ مِنْ دُونِ اللهِ Jaabir Ibn Yazid al-Jo’fi (r.a.) chronicles, “I asked Imam […]

  • Guidance implies the mastership of the Ahle Bait (peace be upon them)

    Reading Time: < 1 minute Previous | Index | Next عَنْ جَابِرٍ الْجُعْفِيِّ عَنْ اَبِيْ جَعْفَرٍؑ فِيْ قَوْلِهٖ تَعَالٰى وَ اِنِّيْ لَغَفَّارٌ لِمَنْ تابَ وَ آمَنَ وَ عَمِلَ صالِحًا ثُمَّ اهْتَدٰى‏  قَالَ اِلٰى وَلَايَتِنَا Jaabir al-Jo’fi (r.a.) reports from Imam Muhammad Baqir (peace be upon him) concerning the verse, ‘And most surely I am most Forgiving to him who repents […]