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The Book on Virtue of Knowledge

Chapter 12 Chapter on Those who Act without Knowledge   H 104, Ch. 12, h 1 A number of our people have narrated from Ahmad ibn Muhammad ibn Khalid from his father from Muhammad ibn Sinan from Talha ibn Zayd who has said the following. “(Imam) abu ‘Abdallah (a.s.) has ...

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The humane characteristics of the community Imam Mahdi (A.S)

This article aims to cite, though briefly, some characteristics of the society which is going to be set up by Imam Mahdi (A.S). The government of Imam Mahdi (A.S) is a religion-worldwide government; however, it is not the government of stereotypes. In other words, it doesn’t mean that it would ...

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The book of Intelligence and ignorance

Chapter 9 Chapter on Asking the Scholar and Discussing with him H 82, Ch. 9, h 1 Ali ibn Ibrahim has narrated from his father from ibn abu ‘Umayr from certain persons of our people from abu ‘Abdallah (a.s.) who has said the following. It is About a person who ...

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The Holy Family – المعتقدات

Degrees of Monotheism Both monotheism and polytheism have degrees and stages. Unless a man passes through all the stages of monotheism, he cannot be a true monotheist.     I. Unity of the Essence of Allah To acknowledge the unity of His essence means that Allah is One in His ...

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الكلمات القصار – الإمام السيد عبد الحسين شرف الدين

 أهل البيت عليهم السلام * مَثَلُهم في هذه الأمّة كباب حِطّة في بني إسرائيل، وكسفينة نوح في قومه1, فليس لأحد – وإن عظم شأنه – أن يتّبع غير سبيلهم، ﴿وَمَن يُشَاقِقِ الرَّسُولَ مِن بَعْدِ مَا تَبَيَّنَ لَهُ الْهُدَى وَيَتَّبِعْ غَيْرَ سَبِيلِ الْمُؤْمِنِينَ نُوَلِّهِ مَا تَوَلَّى وَنُصْلِهِ جَهَنَّمَ﴾2. 3 * هم ...

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The Book on Virtue of Knowledge

Chapter 11 Prohibition on Speaking without Knowledge.   H 95, Ch. 11, h 1 Muhammad ibn Yahya has narrated from Ahmad and ‘Abdallah (both) sons of Muhammad ibn ‘Isa from Ali ibn al-Hakam from Sayf ibn ‘Umayra from Mufaddal ibn Yazid who has said the following. “(Imam) abu ‘Abdallah (a.s.)said, ...

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FATIMAH: THE RADIANT, DAUGHTER OF THE APOSTLE OF ALLAH

By Abu Ali al-Fadl ibn al-Hasan ibn al-Fadl at-Tabrisi (c. 468/1076 – 548/1154) This chapter deals with Fatimah az-Zahra’ (the Radiant), the daughter of the Messenger of Allah. It treats her birth, span of life and the time of her death, as well as some of her excellences and characteristics. ...

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The book of Intelligence and ignorance

Chapter 8 Chapter on Meeting the Scholars and Associating with Them   H 77, Ch. 8, h 1 Ali ibn Ibrahim has narrated from Muhammad ibn ‘Isa from Yunus in a marfu‘ manner (rafa’ahu) from Luqman the wise who has said the following to his son. “My son chose your ...

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The Holy Family – المعتقدات

Realistic Conception of the World Islam is a realistic religion. The word “Islam” means submission. This indicates that the first condition of being a Muslim is to submit to the realities and truths. Islam rejects every kind of obduracy, stubbornness, prejudice, blind imitation, bias and selfishness, and regards all of ...

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الكلمات القصار – الإمام السيد عبد الحسين شرف الدين

السنّة * لو كانت السُنن مدوّنة من ذلك العصر في كتاب تقدّسه الأمّة، لأرتِجّ1 على الكذّابين باب الوضع، وحيث فاتهما ذلك كثرت الكذّابة على النبيّ صلى الله عليه وآله وسلم، ولعبت في الحديث أيدي السياسة، وعاثت به ألسنة الدعاية الكاذبة، ولا سيّما على عهد معاوية وفئته الباغية، حيث سادت فوضى ...

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