Exploratory Review Of Commonly Cited Ahadith By The Shia

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The Imams after me will be Twelve; the same number as the chiefs of the Bani Isra’il


Inquire about your faith, until they say, “(You are) insane.”


This Son of mine is an Imam


Abu Bakr and Umar are the best of the inhabitants of the Earth and Heavens


Hadith regarding the Prophet salla Llahu `alayhi wa sallam touching ‘Aisha while she was menstruating

‘Abdul Rahman ibn Ziyad al Afriqi

‘Umarah ibn Ghurab al Yahsubi


Inform me when you reach (the verse), “Maintain with care the [obligatory] prayers…”


If you see Muawiyah on my pulpit, then kill him.


Hadith regarding Allah’s descent between the adhan and iqamah on the Day of Jumuah—adorning a cloak


When a brother of yours passes away, scatter dry soil over him.


When anyone of you passes away, do not detain him but take him with haste to his grave


The most merciful of my ummah upon my ummah is Abu Bakr and the most compassionate of my ummah upon my ummah is ‘Umar


The angle of death was sent to Musa and Musa slapped him


 Suckle him and you will become his mahram


Muhassin the son of Sayyidina ‘Ali ibn Abi Talib and Sayyidah Fatimah


My name is in the Qur’an By the sun and its brightness


 My companions! My companions! It will be said: You do not know what they invented after you. Certainly, they remained apostates


 My companions are like the stars, whichever of them you follow you will be guided


I have been bestowed with five qualities in ‘Ali which no Nabi has been given, he fulfils my debt, covers my private parts


The most knowledgeable of my ummah after me is ‘Ali


The Jews split into 71 sects


Kill Na’thal for he has committed kufr 


Judge between me and this sinful, treacherous, deceitful, liar


Terminate your bay’ah with me for I have a Shaytan who seizes me


The sheep ate a page from the mushaf


Are you not happy, O ‘Ali, when Allah will gather the people on one plain


Hold firmly to our love, the Ahlul Bayt


Am I not the friend of the believers? They replied, “Most definitely O Messenger of Allah. He said, “Whoever’s friend I am…


Did Allah not forbid you from praying over the hypocrites


Are you not pleased to be the fourth of four


Do you not know (O Fatimah) that Allah – the Mighty and Majestic – looked towards the people of the earth


Muawiyah asked Sa’d: What prevents you from abusing Abu Turab


My Lord commanded me to close all the doors except the door of ‘Ali


Indeed, Abu Bakr intended to propose to Nabi salla Llahu ‘alayhi wa sallam for Fatimah


Abu Musa al Ash’ari would pass verdict of the validity of Mut’ah


Ibn ‘Umar would search for the places where Rasulullah salla Llahu ‘alayhi wa sallam would perform salah


Ahmed authenticated the hadith of ‘Ali being the partner of Hell


Hassan al ‘Askari was asked if he had any children and he replied in the affirmative


Indeed Allah commanded me to marry Fatimah to ‘Ali


Allah commanded me that no one will convey from me except myself and ‘Ali


Indeed Allah -the Blessed and Exalted- beautified you with such beauty that He never beautified servants with its like


Allah placed the progeny of every nabi in his loins and He placed my progeny in the loins of ‘Ali


When Allah completed creating, he lied down on His back and places one of His legs on the other


Indeed, Allah becomes angry at your anger and becomes pleased at your pleasure


Nabi salla Llahu ‘alayhi wa sallam was so grieved by the intermission of revelation that he almost jumped off the mountain peaks


Nabi salla Llahu ‘alayhi wa sallam agreed with the inhabitants of Khaybar on half of its produce of fruits and plantation


Nabi salla Llahu ‘alayhi wa sallam urinated while standing


Nabi salla Llahu ‘alayhi wa sallam would visit all of his wives with one ghusl


Nabi salla Llahu ‘alayhi wa sallam spoke to a donkey and said to it, “I have named you Ya’fur.”


The first four that will enter Jannat (Nabi salla Llahu ‘alayhi wa sallam told ‘Ali)


Two young girls were singing what the Ansar composed on the Day of Bu’ath


Jibril loves you (referring to ‘Ali) and who is better than Jibril


Khalid ibn al Walid executed Malik ibn al Nuwayrah and yearned for his wife


Sa’id ibn al Musayyab said: The time for salah would not come except that I would hear an adhan from the grave


Sulayman said: I will most certainly have relations with 100 women tonight, all bearing a knight


‘Aisha showed her freed slave Salim how Rasulullah salla Llahu ‘alayhi wa sallam would perform wudu’


‘Abdullah ibn Mas’ud would scratch out al Mu’awwadhatayn from the mushaf


‘Ali searched for conciliation with Abu Bakr and pledging allegiance to him, whereas he did not want to give bay’ah


‘Umar commanded six men to form the shura (committee) [al shura al sudasiyyah]


‘Umar was defeated in one of the battles; he would call them cowards and vice versa


 ‘Umar ibn ‘Abdul ‘Aziz gathered the sons of Marwan when he was appointed as khalifah


 ‘Umar would place his hand on the camel’s duburah (rear)


‘Umar would drink al nabidh and al muskir (intoxicants) even prior to his demise


‘Umar was unaware of the ruling of tayammum


‘Amr ibn al Humq stabbed ‘Uthman ibn ‘Affan six times


Certainly, the skin of a kafir will swell to 42 arms―the arms of al Jabbar―and his molar will be like Uhud


Fatimah bint al Asad gave birth to ‘Ali in the Ka’bah


Fatimah would visit her uncle Hamzah’s grave, pray and cry at his graveside


A monkey committed adultery so they stoned it


His Kursi extends over the heavens and earth and He sits on it


Indeed, Allah has armies of honey


Indeed Muhammad saw his Rabb in the form of a beardless young lad, in front of Him was a veil of pearls


Muawiyah instructed to verbally abuse ‘Ali


Muawiyah ordered the killing of Hujr ibn ‘Adi


Muawiyah would wear silk and leopard skins would be spread as carpets in his house


Some of you will fight over the Qur’an’s interpretation just as you fought upon its revelation


Musa asked His Rabb to purify his Masjid with Harun


Indeed this is my brother, my wasi, and my khalifah after me so listen to him and obey him


This man is the first to believe in me, he is al Siddiq al Akbar and the Faruq of this ummah


My wasi and confidant is ‘Ali ibn Abi Talib


A Jew from the Banu Zurayq practiced black magic on Rasulullah salla Llahu ‘alayhi wa sallam


I will be fought over the revelation of Qur’an and ‘Ali will be fought over its interpretation


I am a warner and ‘Ali is the guide; through you O ‘Ali will the guided be guided


I am the house of wisdom and ‘Ali is the door to it


I am the leader of the sons of Adam and ‘Ali is the leader of the Arabs


I am a tree; Fatimah is the roots; ‘Ali is the trunk; and Hassan and Hussain are the fruits


I am the partner of Hell


I am the partner of Hell on the Day of Qiyamah. I will say: Take this one and leave this one


We never wanted this, we never wanted this


I am the city of wisdom and ‘Ali is its door


You are my brother in the world and the Hereafter


You think that you are a nabi (Sayyidah Aisha addressing Rasulullah salla Llahu ‘alayhi wa sallam)


You are the guide, O ‘Ali. Through you will the guided find guidance after me


You are the first to believe in me and will be the first to shake my hand on the Day of Qiyamah


You are like the Ka’bah; you are approached and you do not approach


You will clarify for my ummah what they differ in after me


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