Wilayah of Imam Ali(a.s)

Muhammad ibne Yaqub said: Ali ibne Muhammad has narrated from some of our people from Ibne Mahbub from Muhammad ibne Fudayl who has said : “asked Imam Ali Al-Hadi (a.s.) about the words of Allah,the Most Majestic, the Most gracious: “It gives more certainty to the people of the Book”¹ The Imam (a.s.) said, “They…

Ziyarah al-Ghadeer

The Day of al-Ghadir is one of the most important occasions for the Twelver Shia who consider it as an Eid where the Prophet (a.s) had appointed Imam Ali (a.s) as the caliph over Muslims after him. The Shia visited and still visit the holy shrine of Imam Ali (a.s) on the Day of alGhadir…

Abu  Hashim Ja’far  Dawood

Abu  Hashim Ja’far  Dawood  Ibne  Qasim  Ibne Ishaq  Ibne  Abdullah  Ibne  Ja’far  Ibne  Abi  Talib was  present  from  the  time  of  Imam  Reza  (a.s.)  to  Imam Zamana  (a.s.)  and  was  also  the  representative  of  Imam  Zamana (a.s.).  He  was  an  extremely  pious  and  religious  person.  He passed away  in 261 A.H.  and was  buried in  Baghdad….

Ibne Sikkit

Ibne Sikkit Ibne Yaqub Ibne Ishaq Ahwazi was among special companions of Imam Hadi and Imam Jawad (a.s.) and was an expert of literature and grammar. So much so that Mutawakkil appointed him as tutor of his sons. One day the tyrant asked: Who are superior, my sons or Hasan and Husain? In reply, initially Ibne…

Ali Ibne Ja’far Haminawi

Ali Ibne Ja’far Haminawi was a resident of Baghdad suburbs and was the representative of Imam Hadi (a.s.). When Mutawakkil learnt of this he threw him into prison and issued orders for his execution. He requested the Imam to pray for him and when Imam prayed, Mutawakkil fell suddenly ill and as ransom released all prisoners….