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December 7, 2018

Hadith 14: O Allah, I ask You for (the quality of) self-sufficiency and (the quality of) self- sufficiency for my mawla after me (i.e. his cousin).

BACK⇒ Return to Table of contents   Hadith 14   اللهم إني أسألك غناي، وغنى مولاي بعدي، يعني ابن عمه. O Allah, I ask You for (the quality of) self-sufficiency and (the quality of) self- sufficiency for my mawla after me (i.e. his cousin).   Ibn al Maghazili narrates — Abu al Hassan Ahmed ibn al Muzaffar al ‘Attar informed us — Abu Muhammad ‘Abdullah ibn Muhammad ibn ‘Uthman (ibn […]
December 7, 2018

Hadith 13: I am the Sayed (master) of the descendants of Adam and ‘Ali is the master of the Arabs.

BACK⇒ Return to Table of contents   Hadith 13   أنا سيد ولد آدم، وعلي سيد العرب. I am the Sayed (master) of the descendants of Adam and ‘Ali is the master of the Arabs.   Al Albani evaluated all the different chains of transmission.[1] I have added to his evaluation here. ‘Abdullah al Ghumari attempted to strengthen the hadith and al Albani refuted and deconstructed his statements and arguments. […]
December 7, 2018

Hadith 12: Looking at ‘Ali is a form of ‘ibadah (worship).

BACK⇒ Return to Table of contents   Hadith 12   النظر إلى علي عبادة. Looking at ‘Ali is a form of ‘ibadah (worship).   Al Albani and Sa’d al Humaid examined all the different chains of transmission for this hadith.[1] I benefitted very much from their discussions on the hadith; I even added several things to their discussions in the original work. The hadith is narrated from ‘Imran ibn Hussain, […]
December 7, 2018

Hadith 11: “Verily, Allah subhanahu wa ta ‘ala created such a creation that is neither from the children of Adam nor from the children of Iblis. They curse those who have antipathy towards ‘Ali ibn Abi Talib.”…

BACK⇒ Return to Table of contents   Hadith 11   إن الله عز وجل خلق خلقا، ليس من ولد آدم، ولا من ولد إبليس، يلعنون مبغضي علي بن أبي طالب، قالوا: يا رسول الله من هم؟ قال: هم القنابر، ينادون في السحر على رؤوس الشجر، ألا لعنة الله على مبغضي علي بن أبي طالب. “Verily, Allah subhanahu wa ta ‘ala created such a creation that is neither from the children […]
December 6, 2018

Hadith 10: Indeed, in Jannat (Paradise) there is a bird similar to the bakht bird. And indeed, ‘Ali ibn Abi Talib will be the first to partake of it. Its meat is tenderer than butter and sweeter than pure honey.

BACK⇒ Return to Table of contents   Hadith 10   إن في الجنة لطيرا مثل البخت، وإن أول من يأكل منها علي بن أبي طالب، لحمها ألين من الزبد، وأحلى من العسل المصفى. Indeed, in Jannat (Paradise) there is a bird similar to the bakht bird. And indeed, ‘Ali ibn Abi Talib will be the first to partake of it. Its meat is tenderer than butter and sweeter than pure […]