June 13, 2018

Eminent Personalities of the Ahlul Bayt

Recollection of the pure lives of Ahlul Bayt and the lessons learnt from their legacy has perhaps been lost on the Muslim. More worrisome though, is the sentiment of substituting sources of true knowledge with unworthy sources. This treatise is a tribute to the giants of the Ahlul Bayt. It is presented with the hope of spurring individuals to follow the trail of these august personalities together with correcting the […]
May 16, 2018

The Commander Of The Faithful – An Abridgment of the Virtues of ‘Ali ibn Abi Talib

The ahadith on the virtues of ‘Ali ibn Abi Talib are plentiful. Imam Ahmad ibn Hanbal is reported to have said, “No other Sahabi has as many virtues narrated about him as ‘Ali ibn Abi Talib does.” However, how many of these ahadith are actually authentic? In an unprecedented fashion, Mustafa Bahu of Mabarrat al-Al wa al-Ashab has collected all of these ahadith in his work Fada’il Amir al-Mu’minin ‘Ali […]
October 24, 2017

Shattering the Mirage: A Response to ‘Abdul Hussain Sharaf al Din’s al Muraja’at – UPDATED

Doctrinal debates between Sunnis and Shia have existed for centuries. The religious discourse at the beginning of the 20th century warranted a cunning strategy to promote the Twelver Shia belief system; propaganda. `Abdul Hussain Sharaf al Din al Musawi was a prominent Shia cleric who published what he alleges to be a series of correspondence between him and the then Sheikh al Azhar, Salim al Bishri, which he titled al-Muraja`at; […]
September 8, 2017

Answering the Baseless Shia Allegations Against Sayyidah Aisha – UPDATED

The rancour which the Shia harbour for the noble Sahabah radiya Llahu ‘anhum needs no introduction and it is quite commonplace to find them levelling unfounded tenuous accusations against the esteemed companions and students of Rasulullah salla Llahu ‘alayhi wa sallam on account of their bigotry. This article answers the baseless allegations of the Shia against Sayyidah Aisha radiya Llahu `anha, and explains the true nature of events — in light of authentic narration […]
April 22, 2016

Ayat Bayyinat – UPDATED

Ayat-e Bayyinat is the scholastic masterpiece of former Shi’i’ scholar, Nawab Muhsin al-Mulk Sayyid Muhammad Mahdi Ali Khan. A former Mujtahid of the Shi’ah, well-versed in Shi’i theology and acquainted with the ‘secrets of the house’, his work is a unique rebuttal on the Shi’i creed, which establishes the beliefs of the Ahl al-Sunnah and exposes a number of glaring contradictions and inconsistencies prevalent in the Shīʿī creed.     […]