Hadiyyatush Shia part 1

December 30, 2014

Tafseer of Surah al-Taubah: 40

BACK⇒ Return to Table of contents   اِلَّا تَنْصُرُوْہُ فَقَدْ نَصَرَہُ اللهُ اِذْ اَخْرَجَهُ الَّذِیْنَ کَفَرُوْا ثَانِیَ اثْنَیْنِ اِذْ هُمَا فِی الْغَارِ اِذْ یَقُوْلُ لِصَاحِبهٖ لَا تَحْزَنْ اِنَّ اللهَ مَعَنَا If you do not assist him, then indeed Allah had assisted him when the kuffar drove him out (of Makkah). He was the second of the two (the other being his bosom friend Abu Bakr radiya Llahu `anhu) when they […]
December 23, 2014

Chapter Five – Shia Beliefs – Taqiyyah – Dissimulation

BACK⇒ Return to Table of contents   Chapter five   The belief of taqiyyah Nevertheless, if the Shia assert that they bear enmity for the first three khalifas because of what the Imams have said about them, we have shattered the premise of this excuse as well. Yet we know that the Shia will not abandon the prejudice which spurs them on hating the Sahaba in a misconstrued sense of […]
December 23, 2014

Chapter Four – Shia beliefs – Allah – Bada

BACK⇒ Return to Table of contents   Chapter four   The belief of badaʼ and the confusion of the Shia scholars The Shia scholars will now have no choice except to acknowledge the superiority of the Sahaba or they will have to resort to the principle:   الضرورة تبيح المحظورات Necessity permits the prohibited.   and thereafter return to their age old tenet and say:   We accept that the […]
December 23, 2014

Chapter Three – Status of Sahaba – Surah Fath

BACK⇒ Return to Table of contents   Chapter three   The lofty status of the Sahaba in the light of the verse of Surah al Fath At this juncture, it is possible that some of the Shia might present the following argument:   We accept that the three Khalifas were on the truth and in their respective eras they were the most virtuous, however when the caliphate of ‘Ali radiya […]
December 23, 2014

Chapter Two – Khilafa – shia beliefs

BACK⇒ Return to Table of contents   Chapter two   The Promise of Succession and Authority It is also established from the Noble Qur’an that whatever transpired was correct and in order. If you are not convinced then here is the fourth verse:   وَعَدَ اللّٰهُ الَّذِیْنَ اٰمَنُوْا مِنْكُمْ وَ عَمِلُوا الصّٰلِحٰتِ لَیَسْتَخْلِفَنّهُمْ فِی الْاَرْضِ کَمَا اسْتَخْلَفَ الَّذِیْنَ مِنْ قَبْلِهِمْ وَ لَیُمَکِّنَنَّ لَهُمْ دِیْنَهُمُ الَّذِی ارْتَضٰی لَهُمْ وَ لَیُبَدِّلَنَّهُمْ مِّنْۢ […]